Research into Polymers and Biomaterials.
Lead Academic Staff: Hazel Assender, Lapo Bogani, Peter Bruce, Jan Czernuszka, Judy Kim, Angus Kirkland, Andrew Watt
Solar Energy Materials Initiative
Peter Bruce Group
Polymer surfaces and interfaces, nanocomposites, thin film deposition onto polymers including vacuum roll-to-roll deposition, thin film flexible electronics and photovoltaic materials
Investigating the interaction of biochemicals with ceramics, 3-D scaffolds for tissue engineering, development of hierachically controlled structures, mechanical properties of natural materials, self-inflating tissue expanders.