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School of Chemical Sciences

Research centres and groups

The School of Chemical Sciences runs various research programmes facilitated from our research centres.

  • Light Metals Research Centre (LMRC)

    LMRC is a single-site light metals R&D and training facility. It provides on-site technical support, consulting and analytical services.

  • Materials Accelerator

    The Materials Accelerator is a multi-materials program to assist the manufacturing sector through R&D partnerships between industry and researchers.

  • The Photon Factory

    The Photon Factory's research employs high energy laser pulses to evaluate the femtosecond dynamics of molecular systems and to directly alter surface structures.

  • UniServices

    UniServices manages the University’s intellectual property, research-based consultancy partnerships, contract education, and commercialisation.