Materials Characterisation & Properties Group

A network to share knowledge and best practice related to the understanding of material properties and how they affect materials selection and use

Forthcoming events

  • Free

High Temperature Testing with HotPIP

Exploring a new technique for gathering mechanical property data at elevated temperatures

An Introduction to Mechanical Testing 2023

An introduction of the principles of testing and its importance

  • Free

Elastomers in Power Generation

Focussing on the use of elastomers and elastomeric-like materials in power generation.


Latest job vacancies

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Materials Engineer/Scientist

  • Contract type: Full-time/Permanent
  • Salary: Dependent on skills and experience between £29,228 - £38,066
  • Closing date: 10 Feb 2023

Working within the Materials Team of the Physical Sciences Group in the Platforms Systems Division. As such you will be part of a team of ~25 scientists, physicists and engineers whose day job is to support the research programmes developing the advanced materials and capabilities of the future.


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