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Welcome to the School of Engineering and Materials Science

The School of Engineering and Materials Science (SEMS) provides outstanding degree programmes coupled with internationally leading research which is reflected in all our undergraduate programmes.  Our taught postgraduate programmes are similarly first class and provide students with a fantastic opportunity to engage with cutting-edge research in: Aerospace Engineering and Fluid MechanicsBioengineeringChemical Engineering and Renewable EnergyMaterials Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, Robotics and Design. The skills developed by our students and our extensive industrial connections provide graduates with excellent employability in stimulating and well-paid careers. 

Queen Mary University of London is a Russell Group university. We are ranked ninth in the UK for research and provide an attractive campus environment within the heart of London.

Events and seminars

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  12:00 - 13:00
Bioengineering PDRA Talks and Division Meeting
 Add this event to your calendar Tue 1 Dec 2020
  17:00 - 18:00
Design, Innovation and Creative Engineering Virtual Open Event
 Add this event to your calendar Wed 2 Dec 2020
  13:00 - 14:30
 Add this event to your calendar Wed 2 Dec 2020
  14:00 - 15:30
Introduction to Researcher Careers for PhD Students in SEMS
 Add this event to your calendar Wed 2 Dec 2020
  15:00 - 16:00
MRI Seminar, "High thermoelectric performance in multiphase materials", Dr Sima Aminorroaya, Sheffield Hallam University new
 Add this event to your calendar Wed 2 Dec 2020
  15:00 - 16:30

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Recent publications

  • Zaghdoudi S, Decaup E, Belhabib I, Samain R, Cassant-Sourdy S, Rochotte J, Brunel A, Schlaepfer D, Cros J, Neuzillet C, Strehaiano M, Alard A, Tomasini R, Rajeeve V, Perraud A, Mathonnet M, Pearce OMT, Martineau Y, Pyronnet S, Bousquet C and Jean C (2020). "FAK activity in cancer-associated fibroblasts is a prognostic marker and a druggable key metastatic player in pancreatic cancer." Embo Molecular Medicine vol. 12 (11)
  • Li G, Jiang X, Jiang L, Lei Z, Zhu J, Mu Y and Xu G (2020). "Design and experimental evaluation of a plasma swirler with helical shaped actuators." Sensors and Actuators, a: Physical vol. 315
  • Meng X, Xu J, Zhu J, Li Z, Zhao J, Reece MJ and Gao F (2020). "Hierarchically porous lanthanum zirconate foams with low thermal conductivity from particle-stabilized foams." Journal of The American Ceramic Society vol. 103 (11), 6088-6095.

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Women's Engineering Society Athena Swan Bronze Award Russell Group University