Welcome

Material research and engineering activity at the University of Huddersfield is spread over all seven schools and more than 12 research institutes and groups. The University has invested more than £5M in the development of the materials related areas and will continue with at least this level of investment over the next five years. More than 150 university members are involved in the materials activity.  

Materials activity can be schematically envisaged as a diagram below:

materials activity diagram

More details about materials research can be found at the associated Institutes, Centres and Groups and associated staff pages.

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Associated staff

Browse the staff members involved with Materials Research at the University of Huddersfield

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Associated groups

Browse the Institutes, Centres and Research Groups associated with Materials Research.

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Latest outputs

Take a look at our latest outputs.

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Facilities and Equipment

  • Material Synthesis, Additive Manufacturing and Sample Preparation
  • Optical Microscopy and Spectroscopy
  • Electron Microscopy, Spectroscopy and Analysis
  • Ion Beam Accelerators, Modification and Analysis
  • X-Ray Diffraction (Bruker lab)
  • Engine and Turbocharger Test Beds
  • Railway Roller Rigs
  • Metrology and Precise Machining

Events

IMEE Conference

22-24th November 2017

This forum aims to bring innovation on to the doorstep of the local business community and to look at the requirements and problems that need to be resolved to widen the scope of materials for improved products in the future.

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Contact Us

If you would like to know more about our areas of expertise or wish to discuss research opportunities with Materials Research then please contact our Research Administration team:

Leader: Dr Vladimir Vishnyakov

Research Office
Computing and Engineering
University of Huddersfield
Queensgate
Huddersfield
HD1 3DH

Tel: 01484 473087

Email: sce.research.applications@hud.ac.uk