Nanoscience Centre - University of Cambridge


The University of Cambridge is one of the oldest universities in the world and one of the largest in the United Kingdom. Its reputation for outstanding academic achievement is known world-wide and reflects the intellectual achievement of its students, as well as the world-class original research carried out by the staff of the University and the Colleges. The Department of Engineering - the largest department in Cambridge and one of the leading centres of engineering in the world - aims to address the world’s most pressing challenges in science and technology.

The Nanoscience Centre is an 1800m2 research facility completed in January 2003. It provides open access to over 300 researchers from a variety of University Departments. The current research portfolio in the Nanoscience Centre at Cambridge ranges from sensors for medical applications to understanding and controlling the properties of nanoscale structures and devices.