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Materials for Energy efficient ICT

We work on designing and nanoengineering oxide thin film to create improved energy efficient ICT devices.

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Superconductors

Superconductors (Energy Generation, Storage, Conversion and Transmission)

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Energy Storage Materials

Ferroelectric materials for capacitive energy storage

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Energy Generation Materials

Novel materials for energy generation

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Introduction

Prof. Driscoll’s group work in the area of Advanced Oxide Thin Films for Energy Devices and Energy Efficient ICT. Oxides are of interest as they possess the whole range of materials functions, all the way from insulators to superconductors (with ferroelectrics, semiconductors, and magnetic materials, and a range of other functions in between). In the vast majority of cases, they are environmentally stable and benign.

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What is Materials Science?

In case you are not sure what Materials Science is all about (in fact many people do not!), please see Professor Driscoll’s article in APL Materials (the journal of which she is Editor-in-Chief) on her definition of the rapidly evolving field of materials science.

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Judith at ICCGE meeting

Aug 08, 2019

Judith visited Colorado at the ICCGE meeting and co-organised the session on "Epitaxy of Complex Oxides”

New Position open

Aug 08, 2019

Position of an Unestablished Lecturer (Fixed Term) at Device Materials is now opened.

Funded PhD Position Open

Jul 25, 2019

A funded PhD position is now open in the group via the BeMAGIC project.

Royal Academy of Engineering Chair

Jun 20, 2019

Judith will become a Royal Academy of Engineering Chair with job openings associated.

Summer punting retreat

Jun 20, 2019

Members of the group enjoyed punting on the river cam

The beMagic grant

May 18, 2019

A new grant from the EU for developing new materials.

Judith visited China

May 14, 2019

Judith had an exciting trip to Chengdu, Chongching and Shanghai.

Visit to Tokomak Energy

May 09, 2019

Tom Bedford and Judith visited Tokomak Energy

Article about the group's industry links

Apr 26, 2019

The group's industry link and joint research are featured in an article in the April issue of Physics World - the membership magazine of the Institute of Physics.

Chair in Emerging Technologies arwarded to Judith

Apr 22, 2019

Judith is pleased to announce the award to her of a Chair in Emerging Technologies from the Royal Academy of Engineering.

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