The host institutions have invested extensively in world-class equipment and facilities to provide an outstanding research environment. Our laboratories are equipped to a high standard, with specialist facilities for each area of research.
Our students benefit from access to the facilities at all host institutions for the duration of their doctoral research.
The Henry Royce Centre is the UK National Centre for research and innovation in Advanced Materials. It comprises of state of the art equipment and facilities in advanced manufacturing, materials testing and characterisation.
The hub is based at the University of Manchester with spokes at the Universities of Sheffield, Leeds, Liverpool, Cambridge, Oxford and Imperial College London as well as the UKAEA and NNL.
The Advanced Metals Processing research area will be led by the University of Sheffield in partnership with the University of Manchester.
At the University of Sheffield
At the University of Manchester
- Electron Microscopy
- Manchester X-ray Imaging Facility (MXIF)
- Corrosion facilities
- Scanning Probe Microscopy
At Dublin City University
At University College Dublin
EPSRC and SFI Centre for Doctoral Training in Advanced Metallic Systems
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