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Laser laboratory opened in Nobel Prize winner's memory

The Lord Porter Ultrafast Laser Spectroscopy Laboratory will help scientists investigate all aspects of light-matter interaction in condensed phase.

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Our accredited undergraduate courses are designed to equip you for an incredible career in science. Our research scholarships give you the chance to get even more practical experience in the lab.

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Our graduates get great careers in the chemical industry and many other fields. Our teaching is inspired by the latest research and the challenges employers face, so that you can learn to apply your skills in the real world.

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Our researchers are following in the footsteps of four Nobel Prize winners, and our PhD programme gives you the chance to join them.

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We work with professional bodies and top institutions around the world to provide outstanding teaching. Our research collaborations help us solve major scientific challenges with colleagues in industry.

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