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. 

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Recent publications

  • Yang M, Li Q, Zhang X, Bilotti E, Zhang C, Xu C, Gan S and Dang ZM (2022). "Surface engineering of 2D dielectric polymer films for scalable production of High-Energy-Density films." Progress in Materials Science vol. 128
  • Fazio V, De Tommasi D, Pugno NM and Puglisi G (2022). "Spider silks mechanics: Predicting humidity and temperature effects." Journal of The Mechanics and Physics of Solids vol. 164
  • Jiang X, Chu F, Luo X, Hu Y and Hu W (2022). "Exploring the effects of cardanol-based co-curing agents with different phosphorus structures on the mechanical and flame-retardant properties of bismaleimide resin." Composites Part B Engineering vol. 241

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