May 22, 2022

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Material Miracles

25 November, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Much of the technology we take for granted would have seemed miraculous even 30 years ago. The majority of these technological breakthroughs are based on developments in the fabrication of new materials. This lecture will highlight some examples of the ways materials have influenced he modern world and go on to explain the current research that may lead to future miracles.

Meet the Professor: Professor William Gillin

Professor William Gillin is the Director of the Materials Research Institute at Queen Mary University of London and the UK Director of the Sino-British Materials Research Institute at Sichuan University, China. His research is focused on the electrical and optical properties of novel semiconducting materials.


Queen Mary University of London


Queen Mary University of London
People's Palace, Mile End Campus, Queen Mary University of London Mile End Road
London, E1 4NS United Kingdom
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