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Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group

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Surface Physics Research

The movement of atoms and molecules on surfaces is critical for understanding many processes, from catalysis to hydrogen storage. Our research helps to shed light on the fundamental processes at work.

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Fracture & Shock Physics Research

In the SMF group, we conduct a wide range of research into understanding physical processes that govern material behaviour, from fundamental behavior to applied problems in mining and oil exploration.

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Find out about the variety of ways of joining the SMF group and getting involved with the exiting research that we conduct.

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PhD Project Available through CDT in Diamond Science and Technology

May 01, 2018

A fully funded PhD project to study the properties of Polycrystalline Diamond has recently become available through the CDT for Diamond Science and Technology. For more information contact Andrew Jardine <apj24>.

New Graduate Projects for 2017 Entry

Jan 24, 2017

New SMF group projects for PhD and MPhil research are now online.

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