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Cutting Edge Materials: Videos

A video produced by the Institute of Physics (IOP) shows researchers at the Department of Engineering, University of Liverpool, undertaking world-beating research into advanced materials.

The video is presented as a whole and, for ease of use, also in six sections:

Materials scientists: Describes the work of the materials scientists in the Engineering Department of Liverpool University and discusses why their work is important (3:23)

Building with atoms: Using a 'clean room' and investigating the science of extremely small working structures (4:36)

Investigating super small: The SuperSTEM project uses a new electron microscope which provides 'wonderful resolution' for studying atoms (5:17)

New materials 1: What useful properties does titanium nitride have and how can it be used? (1:26)

New materials 2: Describes a technique to create a porous metal and discusses its advantages and possible applications (2:05)

Becoming a materials scientist: How and why do people become materials scientists? (6:04)

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