Structural role of magnesium in glass and glass-ceramics
Prof P Salmon, Dr A Zeidler
31 January 2019
Glass and glass-ceramic materials play pivotal roles in science and technology, where attributes such as their strength, transparency and mouldability lead to applications that range from lasers to cover glass.
Laser machining of ceramics for medical ultrasound applications
Prof D P Hand
8 February 2019
This project will focus on the ultrashort pulsed laser singulation of complex 3D ultrasound arrays for medical device applications, in collaboration with the University of Glasgow and other partners.
Novel high temperature capable electromagnetic materials for Rolls-Royce
Prof J Binner
Applications accepted all year round
This project is funded by the UK’s Ministry of Defence and involves Rolls Royce and the University of Birmingham. It is a PhD studentship that is focused on developing new materials that both possess specific electromagnetic properties and are also capable of withstanding high temperatures.
Literature & Visual Culture, 1660-1800 (Advert Reference: RDF19/HUM/HENSBERGEN)
Dr C van Hensbergen
25 January 2019
The long eighteenth century was a transformative period for the Arts in Britain. During the century, schools, theories and institutions emerged that encouraged the British to conceive of the various Arts as defined by difference (rather than similarity) from each other.