Research course

IRC in Biomedical Materials

Institution
Queen Mary, University of London · Interdisciplinary Research Centre in Biomedical Materials
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

tbc

Months of entry

September

Course content

The IRC is a research department which aims to develop new materials for biomedical implants. Facilities include a comprehensive range of equipment for chemical and physical analysis and mechanical and biological testing of ceramics, metals, polymers and composites.

Department specialisms

Mechanical Testing; Structural Evaluation of Natural Materials; Chemical and Physical Analysis; Biocompatibility Evaluation, Cell Biology and Biochemistry; Production of Composites; Production of Ceramics; Tissue Engineering

Fees and funding

Normally EPSRC, some industrial and other government/European funding.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr J Shelton
Email
J.C.Shelton@qmw.ac.uk
Phone
020 7882 5272
Fax
020 8882 1799