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Thornton & Pickard

UCL scientists recognised in IOP awards

Two UCL scientists, Geoff Thornton and Chris Pickard, have been recognised in this year's Institute of Physics awards. More...

Jackson Lewis Scholarship 2015

Congratulations goes to Andre Shamsabadi (MSci Chemistry) for winning this years Jackson Lewis Scholarship.  The scholarship was founded in 1966 under the will of Mr H. L. Jackson which recognises outstanding academic performance in one year of study. More...

Deans List 2015

Congratulations to five chemistry graduands who have received a commendation for this year’s Dean’s List.  More...

Urban Alchemy

Urban Alchemy

Urban Alchemy explores the material stories and processes of urban change through imaginative salvage and chemical print experiments. Roofing zinc becomes etching plate from which portraits of those removing this zinc from the rooftops of London's ever changing skyline emerge. Slate and bricks become ink and plywood hoardings are transformed through woodcut.   More...

Participate in giant woodcut and brick ink making

Urban Alchemy explores the material stories and processes of urban change through imaginative salvage and chemical print experiments. Roofing zinc becomes etching plate from which portraits of those removing this zinc from the rooftops of London's ever changing skyline emerge. Slate and bricks become ink and plywood hoardings are transformed through woodcut.   More...

Alternative Stone Lithography Masterclass

Attempt stone lithographic printmaking using alternatives to traditional limestone. More...

Urban Alchemy Book Launch

Join artist Hilary Powell and special guests for the launch of Urban Alchemy, a project uncovering the people, processes and materials of a city and site undergoing constant transformation, demolition and renovation.  More...

Chemical element morphing into another

Seeing elements transform at the atomic scale for the first time

Atoms of one chemical element morphing into another have been observed for the first time. More...

Peter Day

Royal Society of Chemistry Peter Day Award Winner 2014

Professor Duncan Bruce (Department of Chemistry, University of York) More...

Presentations of the MIIA Scheme


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