Research Highlights

10th April 2019   Tiny, individual, flexible ribbons of crystalline phosphorus have been made by UCL researchers in a...
9th April 2019 Ancient organic matter of biological origin has been tracked in multiple samples of rock spanning over 2,000 mill
The combination of mobile devices with diagnostic tools offers new possibilities to test, track and treat infectious diseases as w
A half-century old prediction about how a sheet of atoms will behave has been experimentally verified by researchers at the LCN. 
A way of transporting tiny particles of graphite in liquid using magnetic fields has been developed by UCL scientists. It opens..
The direction of quantum research indicates that future computers will require a ‘quantum hard-drive’; where quantum information..
Titania has been the subject of a tremendous amount of research, most of it related to its photocatalytic applications.
Solid substances are made of atoms or ions.
Melanin is a naturally-occurring pigment that is largely responsible for skin colour.
New antibiotics are desperately needed: without them antimicrobial resistance is predicted to kill more people than cancer.
Improving the efficiency of converting sunlight into electricity is a fundamental task if humanity is to overcome its dependence o
If particles of light (photons) are trapped in a two dimensional cavity, then they can couple electron-hole pairs present in semic