Research Excellence Framework 2014
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A world leading department, with a strong history of excellence for research. The 2014 Research Excellence Framework puts us in the UK top 10 for research output and 5th for research excellence in materials science.Our research> Centres and facilities> Latest discoveries - featured publication of the month>