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Events at the Henry Royce Institute

And from around the Materials Community

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

Nuclear Academics Discussion Meeting 2024
04
September

04 September 2024 - 05 September 2024
All Day

The University of Manchester will host the 2024 Nuclear Academics Discussion Meeting.
The event will include national updates, presentations on international partnerships and programmes; and a panel discussion.


Event Type: Meeting


Lead Partner:none


Location: Engineering Building A, the University of Manchester

International Conference on Surface Science, Engineering & Technology
16
September

16 September 2024 - 19 September 2024
All Day

On 16-19 September 2024, leaders of surface engineering and manufacturing sectors from academia, industry and public bodies will convene to contribute to the advancement of sustainable development goals.

Join IOM3 in Manchester to network with peers & discuss advances in fundamental & applied aspects of surface technology to achieve original solutions towards important global challenges.


Event Type: Conference


Lead Partner:none


Location: Core Technology Facility

Royce Entrepreneurship Workshop
25
September

25 September 2024
All Day

After a successful debut event at Imperial College London earlier this year, a new edition of the Royce workshop on commercialisation will be taking place at the University of Oxford.


Event Type: Workshop


Lead Partner:none


Location: Linbury Building

Royce Workshop: Commercialisation for Materials Scientists
01
October

01 October 2024
All Day

After a successful debut event at Imperial College London earlier this year, a new edition of the Royce workshop on commercialisation will be taking place at the University of Leeds.


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Lead Partner:none

Royce Industrial Showcase | Applications of Hard X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy
23
October

23 October 2024
All Day

The Henry Royce Institute at the University of Manchester is hosting a full-day HAXPES showcase aimed at boosting industry engagement. Part of the institute’s mission is to provide access to the latest facilities and capability to UK companies, thereby catalysing industrial collaboration and exploitation of materials research.


Event Type: Showcase


Lead Partner:University of Manchester


Location: The University of Manchester

MaDE Advanced Engineering Hackathon
30
October

30 October 2024 - 31 October 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: The NEC

Royce PhD Student Research Sandpit
20
November

20 November 2024 - 21 November 2024
All Day

Royce Student Sandpits present a unique opportunity for PhD students at the start of the careers to convene, gain experience of working collaboratively across disciplines and to address challenges that could change the world as we know it.


Event Type: Sandpit


Lead Partner:University of Manchester


Location: Royce Hub Building

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Applied Diffraction Refinement Course
01 September 2023    
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
X-ray powder diffraction is one of the most common in-house characterisation methods, with its application being of interest for samples including metals, ceramics, mastery materials and pharmaceuticals, Dr Lewis Owen has devised a course aimed at arming delegates with the knowledge and skills to devise their own diffraction refinement work.
Henry Royce Institute National Conference 2023
06 September 2023 - 07 September 2023    
All Day
Join the Henry Royce Institute for our flagship National Conference 2023, Collaborate to Innovate, to explore the impact of materials innovation and understand more about how important collaboration across industry and academia is transforming businesses and industries.
Royce Imaging and Characterisation Showcase
06 September 2023 - 07 September 2023    
All Day
The Showcase will promote Royce Imaging and Characterisation capabilities from across the Partnership, embracing our state-of-the-art equipment which can probe the structure, composition, and mechanical properties of all materials from macro down to nanoscale.
Faraday Institution Conference 2023
11 September 2023 - 13 September 2023    
All Day
Join the Faraday Institute from Monday 11 to Wednesday 13 September 2023 at the University of Birmingham’s Teaching and Learning Centre for what will be their largest and most open science dissemination and networking event to date.
International Workshop on 'Near-field Optical Imaging and Spectroscopy'
12 September 2023 - 13 September 2023    
All Day
This multidisciplinary event will bring together researchers working on optical nano-imaging and nano-spectroscopy with applications in a range of systems from solid state to biology. Techniques such as s-SNOM, nanoFTIR, AFM-IR and other tip-enhanced methods will be discussed
Recycling & Waste Management Expo 2023
13 September 2023 - 14 September 2023    
All Day
The Resource & Waste Management Expo (RWM) is the UK’s premier event for professionals working in the recycling, resource, waste, and broader environmental services industry. RWM invites participants to engage in critical discussions, explore ground-breaking green technologies, and to utilise the event as an international springboard for innovative waste and resource solutions that address the world’s environmental challenges.
UK Metals Expo
13 September 2023 - 14 September 2023    
All Day
Join Royce at the University of Sheffield at the UK Metals Expo 2023. The entire metals supply chain will be represented from primary metal manufacture, supply chain management, processing metals, fabrication, surface coatings and recycling with industry experts, leading vendors and trade attendees.
Fibre Technology Platform Showcase Event
19 September 2023    
All Day
The first Henry Royce Institute ‘Fibre Technology Platform Showcase’ will introduce Royce equipment and capabilities to a wide audience, including both academia and industry. The event will feature talks from academics and industrial providers related to fibre technology research and development (i.e. commercial delivery/production and case studies of academic innovation). This will be followed by a facilities tour - including wet and melt spinning lines, the nanofibers to devices suite with pilot-scale production capability and melt-electrospinning.
Twistronics of 2D materials: from modelling to real systems
20 September 2023 - 22 September 2023    
All Day
National Graphene Institute (NGI) are running a workshop ‘Twistronics of 2D Materials: from modelling to real systems’. The goal of the workshop is to bring together researchers from different modelling communities and experimentalists to discuss recent advances in the field of twistronics as well as future directions.
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.
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