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 Materials; Chemical and Physical Analysis; Biocompatibility Evaluation and Cell Biology and Biochemistry; Production of Composites; Production of Ceramics; Tissue Engineering

Information for international students

The department particularly welcomes applications from international applicants with their own source of funding.

Fees and funding

Normally EPSRC funding, 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.R.Shelton@qmw.ac.uk
Phone
020 7882 5272
Fax
020 8882 1799