CASC logo Centre for Advanced Structural Ceramics (CASC)

CASC started in July 2008 and has since become an industrial consortium to continue long-term and fruitful relationships between CASC-associated academics and the UK’s industrial structural ceramics community.
 CNE logo  Centre for Nuclear Engineering (CNE)

The Centre brings together a number of disciplines including mechanical, chemical and materials engineering, modelling and radio ecology to create one of the most comprehensive research and teaching groups dedicated to nuclear engineering and science.
 CPM logo  Centre for Plasmonics and Metamaterials

Centre working on both fundamental research, through theory and proof-of-concept experimental studies, and on application-oriented work towards highly disruptive technologies for energy, communication and computing, as well as healthcare.
 CPE logo  Centre for Plastic Electronics

The Centre for Plastic Electronics' mission is to actively stimulate new, cutting-edge, high-impact research and to meet Imperial’s strategic intent to harness the strengths and breadth of our research to address the global challenges of climate change, energy and global health and security.
 CTSE image  Centre for Terahertz Science and Engineering (CTSE)

Imperial College London hosts a number of THz research activities within the Departments of Materials, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, and Physics.  CTSE collaborates closely with Imperial's Institute of Security Science and Technology.  The Department of Materials at Imperial College London provides a dedicated laboratory for the Centre.

 EFL image  Energy Futures Lab (EFL)

Providing a secure and sustainable energy supply for the future is one of today's key issues. The Energy Futures Lab is addressing this issue by supporting research teams at Imperial College London and beyond to work together.

   Institute for Biomedical Engineering (IBE)

The Institute of Biomedical Engineering (IBME) coordinates large-scale, multi-disciplinary research initiatives at Imperial College London, applying pioneering advances in medical technology to enable people to lead independent and productive lives despite illness, ageing and disability.

 IFS image Institute for Security Science and Technology

The Institute for Security Science and Technologywas founded in 2008 as one of four Imperial College London Global Institutes. The Institute seeks to improve security and resilience across a range of scales, from protecting the individual to ensuring the security of whole populations.

 ICAM logo International Centre for Advanced Materials (ICAM)

The International Centre for Advanced Materials (ICAM) is leading research that seeks to advance the fundamental understanding and use of advanced materials across a variety of energy and industrial applications. Established in 2012 and planned to run to 2022, ICAM is a unique collaboration between five research partners: BP, The University of Manchester, the University of Cambridge, Imperial College London, and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

 LCN logo London Centre for Nanotechnology

Nanotechnology lies at the heart of many of the challenges facing society today, from energy to health. The Centre has close ties with we work closely within the scientific community in London, through our medical campuses and the London Centre for Nanotechnology (a joint venture with UCL), as well as the Thomas Young Centre (The London Centre for Theory and Simulation of Materials).

 RRNUTC image Rolls-Royce Nuclear University Technology Centre
The Imperial Nuclear UTC is unique in its breadth addressing nuclear  engineering research of relevance to Rolls-Royce which includes: Materials Performance, Micromechanics, Non-destructive Evaluation, Radiation Transport, Structural Integrity, Thermal Hydraulics and Tribology.

 Royce Institute logo  Sir Henry Royce Institute for Advanced Materials

The aim of this national institute is to allow the UK to grow its world-leading research and innovation base in advanced-materials science, which is fundamental to all industrial sectors and the national economy. Imperial is a founding partner and the Department jointly champions the core research area of “Atoms to Devices” with the University of Leeds.

 The Composite Centre Image The Composites Centre

The Composites Centre has been established since 1983 and is based on the expertise from eight departments at Imperial: Aeronautics, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Materials, Mathematics and Physics.
 TYC logo Thomas Young Centre
The London Centre for Theory and Simulation of Materials

Interdisciplinary alliance of London researchers which operate at the forefront of science to address the challenges of society and industry through the theory and simulation of materials, or materials modelling.