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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
29 January 2024    
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
X-ray powder diffraction is one of the most common in-house characterisation methods, used to provide information on a host of different samples including metals, ceramics, battery materials and pharmaceuticals. This course will explore powder diffraction refinement techniques used to analyse the data obtained.
Rising Stars 2024
09 February 2024    
All Day
Rising Stars is returning to the Henry Royce Institute in February 2024. Developed and delivered by early career researchers to celebrate and support the rising stars within under-represented groups in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields.
Royce Stand at Science and Industry Museum
12 February 2024 - 13 February 2024    
All Day
During this half -term the Science and Industry Museum will be hosting an array of events. Discover the power of play with a programme of free, hands-on fun, games and challenges for all ages. 
Royce Outreach: Green Together
22 February 2024 - 24 February 2024    
All Day
If you want to help reduce the effects of climate change, but don't know where to start, or aren't sure if the choices you make actually make a difference, then this event is here to help.
Decarb Connect UK
27 February 2024 - 29 February 2024    
All Day
This three-day programme is comprised of site tours, case studies, roundtables and targeted discussions. The agenda will follow the Chatham House Rule; all participants by virtue of participation agree that anyone who comes to a meeting is free to use information from the discussion but is not allowed to name the person who made any particular comment. This increases openness of discussion.
Commercialisation for Materials Scientists
01 March 2024    
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
This workshop will engage the next generation of materials science researchers and future entrepreneurs. It will equip participants with knowledge of the commercialisation process and steps needed to successfully progress a new material from research to product.
Events on 29 January 2024
APPLIED DIFFRACTION REFINEMENT
29 Jan 24
Sheffield,
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Rising Stars 2024
9 Feb 24
Manchester
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Royce Outreach: Green Together
22 Feb 24
Manchester
Events on 27 February 2024
Decarb Connect UK
27 Feb 24
Manchester
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