A new paint that makes robust self-cleaning surfaces has been developed by a team led by UCL researchers. The coating can be applied to clothes, paper, glass and steel and when combined with adhesives, maintains its self-cleaning properties after being wiped, scratched with a knife and scuffed with sandpaper.
UCL in the media
UCL's appearances in the mainstream media
Dr Jonathan Roiser (UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience) comments on a study which has suggested that genetic differences could explain why some people are quicker thinkers in middle age and later life. Read: BBC News More...
Opinion and comment from UCL academics in the media
Nigel Farage launched Ukip’s 2015 manifesto on Wednesday with a promise
to hack deep into the foreign aid budget. Indeed, the manifesto goes so
far as to suggest that the aid programme is responsible for increasing
the national debt we leave to our children, writes Dr David Hudson (UCL Political Science) in The Guardian.