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.
Opinion and comment from UCL academics in the media
There is at least one societal aim that has universal agreement: the
idea that education should be of the highest quality, and that children
and young people should learn and develop well. This is addressed in the Liberal Democrats? manifesto pledges
to improve early years education and teaching. What few details the Lib
Dems give of their plans for early years and primary education are
broadly to be welcomed, writes Professor Dominic Wyse (UCL Institute of Education) in The Conversation.