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Events at the Henry Royce Institute

And from around the Materials Community

Discover Materials at Big Bang Fair
19
June

19 June 2024 - 21 June 2024
All Day

Discover exciting possibilities and connect to inspiring role models in STEM with the Big Bang.

Young inventors and experimenters, future game-changers and lifesavers all develop and shine in The Big Bang Competition. Big Bang Digital showcases surprising ways to build a brighter, greener world and Big Bang at School helps teachers run their own inspiring STEM days.


Event Type: Outreach


Lead Partner:none


Location: The NEC

TCES / Joint CDT Conference 2024
19
June

19 June 2024 - 21 June 2024
All Day

The Joint TCES and CDT Conference will take place over three days from 19th – 21st June 2024. The event will have in person presentations from International and UK keynote speakers in the cell and tissue engineering field with themes crossing the multiple areas such as bioengineered models, mechanobiology, enabling technologies and biomaterials.


Event Type: Conference


Lead Partner:none


Location: James McCune Smith Learning Hub

Royce Training: Milling, particle sizing and heat treatment – best practice
20
June

20 June 2024
All Day

This course explores milling, particle sizing and heat treatment techniques involved in the fabrication of advanced materials. The content will cover the application of these processes across Royce’s research areas in advanced metals processing, biomedical materials, chemical materials design, and nuclear materials.


Event Type: Training


Lead Partner:none


Location: Henry Royce Institute

MaDE New Designers Hackathon
04
July

04 July 2024 - 05 July 2024
All Day

To solve the grand challenges our society faces, we need to think differently. This is particularly true in established industries that produce the materials that form the basis of our economy – i.e. the Foundation Industries1. Inter-disciplinary collaboration between students and researchers will open up the possibility of innovative approaches to climate change and other global problems.


Event Type: Hackathon


Lead Partner:none


Location: Business Design Centre

Advanced Metallic Systems CDT Postgraduate Research Conference
09
July

09 July 2024 - 10 July 2024
All Day

New Insights in Metals; from advanced characterisation to simulation’ is the Annual Postgraduate Research Conference in Metallic Materials hosted by the AMS CDT.


Event Type: Conference


Lead Partner:none


Location: The Innovation Centre

24th International Conference On Solid State Ionics
15
July

15 July 2024 - 19 July 2024
12:00 am

SolidState ionics is the fundamental underpinning science behind many of the electrochemical technologies needed to achieve net zero, such as fuelcells, electrolysers to produce green hydrogen, Li and sodium batteries for transport and grid storage.


Event Type: Conference


Lead Partner:Imperial College London


Location: QEII Centre

FEMS Junior EUROMAT 2024
15
July

15 July 2024 - 18 July 2024
All Day

The FEMS Junior EUROMAT 2024 will continue to inspire, develop and celebrate the skills and work of students and early career materials scientists and engineers.


Event Type: Conference


Lead Partner:none

Stand Out Skills: Open Data in Materials 4.0
31
July

31 July 2024
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Stand Out Skills is a webinar series for early career researchers working in materials science disciplines. Hosted by experts, each episode explores presentation, communication, or career skills for researchers which aren’t normally taught as a part of established education pathways for materials scientists.


Event Type: Training


Lead Partner:none

ICANS30
04
August

04 August 2024 - 08 August 2024
12:00 am

The 30th International Conference on Amorphous and Nanoscale Semiconductors (ICANS30) that takes place in Manchester, UK, from the 4th – 8th August 2024.


Event Type: Conference


Lead Partner:University of Manchester


Location: MECD, Engineering Building A

nanoFabUK Symposium
03
September

03 September 2024 - 05 September 2024
All Day

The nanoFabUK symposium will serve as a dynamic learning and networking platform for Research Technical Professionals (RTPs) that manage or work primarily in academic micro/nanofabrication and characterization facilities (cleanrooms) from around the UK. This symposium is open to RTPs at any career level (from apprentices through to managers) and the wider micro/nanofabrication community.


Event Type: Symposium


Lead Partner:none


Location: National Graphene Institute

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Introduction to Intellectual Property: Shaped for Materials Science
26 September 2023    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
In this webinar, Henry Shine and Neal Pollock, patent attorneys at Wilson Gunn, will provide a beginner-friendly overview of the main intellectual property rights and concepts applicable to the field of materials science. The aim is to help viewers better understand and navigate the path to research commercialisation, through a description of real-world case studies to show how the theory was put into practice for previous materials science innovations.
Stand Out Skills | An Introduction to Standards
27 September 2023    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Stand Out Skills is a webinar series for early career researchers working in materials science disciplines. Hosted by experts, each episode will explore useful presentation, communication, or career skills for researchers which aren’t normally taught as a part of traditional education pathways for materials scientists.
Sustainable Futures Seminar Series
28 September 2023    
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Our September edition of the monthly Sustainable Futures Seminar Series will be held on Thursday 28th September 2-3pm.This event will discuss the 'One Bin to Rule Them All' project, led by The University of Manchester alongside 17 companies and local and national authorities.
Foundation Industry Forum
16 October 2023 - 17 October 2023    
All Day
An interactive programme of events to share insights and learning across foundation industries to support progression towards transformation. The forum includes a series of workshops with the opportunity for you to meet industry experts and leading academics
Discover the future in materials-intensive industries: Performance on Demand
19 October 2023    
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Join researchers from the Institute of Work Psychology, Sheffield University Management School to find out more about the important human factors to consider when implementing Performance on Demand.
Royce Cambridge Ambient Cluster Tool's Energy and Light Symposium IV
26 October 2023    
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Royce@Cambridge Ambient Processing Tool is being used to support the latest research in energy and light. This symposium will bring together academic and commercial researchers to highlight their work.
Plastics Question Time - One Bin to Rule Them All
27 October 2023    
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Explore the world of plastic recycling with our interdisciplinary research team involved in the innovative ‘One Bin to Rule Them All’ project. They will be on hand to answer your questions and share insights into their ongoing efforts to enhance plastic recycling practices across the UK.
Royce Cambridge Battery Suite Opening and Symposium
31 October 2023    
11:00 am - 5:30 pm
This symposium marks the opening of the Royce Battery Suite. This suite of equipment is available on open access for the manufacturing and processing of battery materials. It includes a glove box, planetary mixer, centrifuge, freeze dryer, shear mixer, reactor synthesis, digestion reactor and rotary evaporator.
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