Welcome to the LCN's industry pages

Research by sector

Nanotechnology research at the LCN is applied to a wide range of industries. Manipulation on the nano-scale offers novel materials, smaller sample volumes and more sensitive detection, amongst numerous advantages. 


At the LCN we offer a range of services to  business that allow you to make use of our world-leading expertise and specialised facilities. These include contract R&D, access to equipment and professional training. 

Partnering with the LCN

Partnering options include collaborative and contract research projects, and IP agreements.

Industrial Studentships: The LCN produces high calibre graduates with strong technical and analytical skills across multiple disciplines. Click here for information on how to benefit from funding a nanotechnology studentship at the LCN, funded in part by University College London.

Spin-out portfolio

The LCN supports the commercial activities of its researchers by encouraging the development of IP and spinning-out of research from the Centre. 

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