Name and rolesSpecialist research areas
  Dr Ainara Aguadero, Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Ainara Aguadero
Lecturer
Ceramic conductors for energetic applications such as Intermediate-Temperature Solid Oxide Fuel Cells, Solid Oxide Electrolysers and Secondary Batteries

Department of Materials research area: Ceramics and Glasses
  Professor Neil Alford MBE FREng Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor Neil Alford MBE FREng
Associate Provost (Academic Planning)
Professor of Physical Electronics and Thin Film Materials
Microwave dielectric materials, ferroelectric materials, functional thin films

Department of Materials research area:
Functional Materials 
  Professor Alan Atkinson  , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor Alan Atkinson
Professor of Materials Chemistry
Fabrication and properties of solid oxide fuel cell materials

Department of Materials research area:
Ceramics and Glasses
  Dr Ben Britton , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Ben Britton
Lecturer
Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellow
Course Director (MSc Advanced Nuclear Engineering)
Deformation at the microstructural lengthscale

Department of Materials research area:
Engineering Alloys
  Professor Fionn Dunne FREng , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor Fionn Dunne FREng
Professor of Micromechanics
Chair in Micromechanics

Department of Materials research area:
Engineering Alloys 
  Dr Iain Dunlop  , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Iain Dunlop
Lecturer
Undergraduate Admissions Tutor
Nanotechnology and soft matter applied to cell biology

Department of Materials research area:

Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering
  Dr David Dye , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor David Dye
Professor of Metallurgy
Director of Postgraduate Studies
Micromechanics of alloys and actuators

Department of Materials research area:
Engineering Alloys
  Professor Mike Finnis , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor Mike Finnis
Professor of Materials Theory and Simulation
Theory and Simulation of Materials

Department of Materials research area:
Theory and Simulation of Materials
  Dr Theoni Georgiou , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Theoni Georgiou
Senior Lecturer
Polymer chemistry, polymeric macrosurfactants, gels, polymeric functional materials for biomedical applications

Department of Materials research area:
Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering
  Dr Finn Giuliani, Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Finn Giuliani
Joint Senior Lecturer
Small scale plasticity particularly of brittle materials

Department of Materials research area: Ceramics and Glasses
  Dr Christopher Gourlay , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Christopher Gourlay
Reader in Metallurgy
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Fundamentals of alloy solidification and their application in Pb-free soldering and casting

Department of Materials research area:
Engineering Alloys
  Professor Robin Grimes FREng , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor Robin Grimes FREng
Professor of Materials Physics
Atomic scale defect processes in inorganic materials

Department of Materials research area:
Theory and Simulation of Materials
  Professor Peter Haynes, Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor Peter Haynes
Head of Department
Professor of Theory and Simulation of Materials
Development of linear-scaling density-functional theory, application to nanostructures and biomolecules

Department of Materials research area:
Theory and Simulation of Materials
  Dr Sandrine Heutz, Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Sandrine Heutz
Reader in Functional Molecular Materials
Course Director (MSc Advanced Engineering and Materials)
Growth and characterisation of organic thin films

Department of Materials research area:
Functional Materials 
  Dr Andrew Horsfield, Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Andrew Horsfield
Reader in the Theory and Simulation of Materials
Theory and simulation of materials at the atomic scale

Department of Materials research area:
Theory and Simulation of Materials
  Professor Julian Jones, Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor Julian Jones
Professor of Biomaterials
Senior Undergraduate Tutor
Development of nanostructured bioactive porous scaffolds for tissue engineering

Department of Materials research area:
Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering
  Professor John Kilner, Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor John Kilner
BCH Steele Chair in Energy Materials
Ceramic materials for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (SOFC's) and related devices

Department of Materials research area:
Ceramics and Glasses
  
  Professor Norbert Klein, Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor Norbert Klein
Professor of Electromagnetic Materials and Sensors
Director of Research Programmes
Electromagnetic material characterisation, in particular super conductors and dielectrics

Department of Materials research area:
Functional Materials    
  Professor Bill Lee FREng, Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor Bill Lee FREng
Professor of Ceramic Engineering
Ceramic processing-microstructure-property relations, in particular in nuclear and defence applications

Department of Materials research area:
Ceramics and Glasses
  
Dr Johannes Lischner, Lecturer, Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Johannes Lischner
Lecturer
Royal Society University Research Fellow
Theoretical condensed matter physics, chemistry, materials science and scientific computing

Department of Materials research area:
Theory and Simulation of Materials
  Dr Cecilia Mattevi , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Cecilia Mattevi
Lecturer
Royal Society University Research Fellow
Graphene and two-dimensional materials

Department of Materials research area:
Functional Materials
  Dr Martyn McLachlan, Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Martyn McLachlan
Senior Lecturer
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Nanostructured metal oxides, thin films, hybrid photovoltaics

Department of Materials research area:
Nanotechnology and nanoscale characterisation   
  Dr Shelly Moram , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Shelly Moram
Senior Lecturer
Royal Society University Research Fellow
Multifunctional inorganic materials and devices, III-nitride semiconductors

Department of Materials research area:
Functional Materials 
  Dr Arash Mostofi  , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Arash Mostofi
Reader in Theory and Simulation of Materials
Electronic structure theory; linear-scaling methods

Department of Materials research area:
Theory and Simulation of Materials
  Dr Mark Oxborrow, Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Mark Oxborrow
Reader in Functional Microwave Materials and Devices
Functional Microwave Materials and Devices

Department of Materials research area:
Functional Materials  
  Dr David Payne , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr David Payne
Senior Lecturer
Royal Society University Research Fellow
Deputy Undergraduate Admissions Tutor
Electronic structure of functional oxide materials, particularly the oxides of the post-transition metals

Department of Materials research area:
Nanotechnology and nanoscale characterisation
  Dr Alexandra Porter  , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Alexandra Porter
Reader in Bioimaging and Analysis
Electron microscopy of biomaterials' interfaces

Department of Materials research area:

Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering
  Professor Jason Riley, Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor Jason Riley
Professor of Materials Electrochemistry,
Associate Head of Department for Education
Preparation, characterisation and applications of nanomaterials in electrochemistry

Department of Materials research area:
Nanotechnology and nanoscale characterisation
  Professor Mary Ryan , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor Mary Ryan FREng
REng
 
Professor of Materials Science and Nanotechnology
Associate Head of Department for Research
Applied electrochemistry and corrosion

Department of Materials research area:
Nanotechnology and nanoscale characterisation 
  Professor Eduardo Saiz Gutierrez  , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor Eduardo Saiz Gutierrez
Professor of Structural Ceramics
Postgraduate Tutor
Ceramic-based materials for structural and biomedical applications, interfaces

Department of Materials research area:
Ceramics and Glasses
Professor Milo Shaffer Professor Milo Shaffer
Professor of Materials Chemistry
Carbon and inorganic nanomaterials synthesis, modification, characterisation and application

Department of Materials research area:
Nanotechnology and nanoscale characterisation
  Professor Stephen Skinner  , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor Stephen Skinner
Professor of Materials Chemistry
Structure and properties of functional ceramics for energy applications

Department of Materials research area:
Ceramics and Glasses
  Professor Molly Stevens FREng , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor Molly Stevens FREng
Professor of  Biomedical Materials and Regenerative Medicine
Biomaterials for regenerative medicine and biosensing

Department of Materials research area:
Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering
  Professor Natalie Stingelin, Department of Materials, Imperial College London Professor Natalie Stingelin
Professor of Functional Organic Materials
Organic functional materials

Department of Materials research area:
Functional Materials  
  Dr Paul Tangney, Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Paul Tangney
Senior Lecturer
Theory and Simulation of Materials 

Department of Materials research area:
Theory and Simulation of Materials
  Dr Luc Vandeperre , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Luc Vandeperre
Reader
Thermomechanical properties of structural ceramics and environmental technologies

Department of Materials research area:
Ceramics and Glasses
   
  Dr Mark Wenman  , Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Mark Wenman
Lecturer
Nuclear engineering materials

Department of Materials research area:
Engineering Alloys 
  Dr Fang Xie, Department of Materials, Imperial College London Dr Fang Xie
Lecturer
Deputy Course Director (MSc Advanced Engineering and Materials)
Novel nanomaterials synthesis and fabrication an d their applications in energy and life sciences

Department of Materials research area:
Functional Materials