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RSM - Ground Floor

  • The Department of Materials is situated in the Royal School of Mines (RSM) - on the ground, first and second floors and the lower ground floor
  • There are two entrances to the Royal School of Mines or RSM: from Prince Consort Road, or from Bessemer Building (pink entrance from Dalby Court, walk all the way along the corridor to the RSM reception desk).
  • Room numbers have the Level number as the first digit (G. for ground, 1. for first floor, 2. for second floor)

  • Facilities for the disabled -  Wheelchair access is via the Bessemer Building entrance to from Dalby Court. All teaching facilities have level access via lifts.  All teaching facilities have wheelchair access

  • The ground floor -students lockers are situated outside the Computer Room in RSM G08

  • The Student Office, Senior Undergraduate Tutor and the Director of Undergraduate Studies are located on the Ground Floor in Room G03A, G03B and G03C respectively

On the RSM first floor, you will find academic staff offices and some research labs (Fuell Cells and Nanotechnology)

Student Office and Academic Staff Offices on Royal School of Mines Ground Floor
RoomAcademic Staff
 RSM G.03a Mrs Fiona Thomson
Head of Student Administration 

 RSM G.03a Mrs Raj Adcock
Undergraduate and MSc Administrator

 RSM G.03a Miss Ela Calik
Student Office Administrator

 RSM G.03b Dr Paul Franklyn
Senior Undergraduate Tutor

 RSM G.03c Dr Martyn McLachlan
Reader
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Nanotechnology and Nanoscale Characterisation
Lost? Contact the Student Office: RSM G.03 or call Raj on 020 7594 6728
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Main teaching areas
Lecture theatre - RSM G.20Classrooms - RSM G.01, G.05Undergraduate teaching labs -
RSM G.11A, G.15
Computer Room - RSM G.08Student Common Room - G.06
Entrance on Royal School of Mines Ground Floor via Department of Earth Science and Engineering Entrance on the ground floor via Department of Materials, Goldsmith's Wing Entrance on the ground floor via Department of Materials, Goldsmith's Wing Entrance on the ground floor via Department of Materials, Goldsmith's Wing Entrance on the ground floor via Department of Materials, Goldsmith's Wing
Most Year 1 and 2 lectures take place in Lecture Theatre G.20, which holds 144 students.   The teaching labs are where you will practice experiments and do weekly hands-on work.
The Computer room has about 122 computers, some reserved for teaching during the day, but the majority available for your use from 8.00am to 6.00pm; it also has printers and a scanner, and offers a wide range of software.


 
Lost? Contact the Student Office: RSM G.03 or call Raj on 020 7594 6728
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RSM - Level 1

On the RSM first floor, you will find academic staff offices and some research labs (Fuell Cells and Nanotechnology)

Academic Staff Offices on RSM First Floor
RoomAcademic Staff
 RSM 1.02 Dr Iain Dunlop
Senior Lecturer
Undergradaute Admissions Tutor
Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering

 RSM 1.03 Dr Fang Xie
Senior Lecturer
Deputy Course Director (MSc Advanced Materials Science and Engineering)
Functional Materials
 RSM 1.04 Professor Fionn Dunne
Chair in Micromechanics

Engineering Alloys

 RSM 1.05 Dr Theoni Georgiou
Senior Lecturer
Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering

 RSM 1.06 Professor Trevor Lindley
Senior Research Investigator
Professor Jim Williamson
Distinguished Research Fellow
Professor Sandra Kemp
Senior Research Investigator

 RSM 1.07 Dr Ainara Aguadero
Lecturer
Ceramics and Glasses

RSM 1.08 Dr Stefano Angioletti-Uberti
Lecturer
Theory and Simulation of Materials

 RSM 1.09 Professor David Dye
Professor of Metallurgy
Engineering Alloys

Lost? Contact the Student Office: RSM G.03 or call Raj on 020 7594 6728
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RSM - Level 2

On the RSM second floor, you will find academic staff offices, the departmental prpfessional team, meeting rooms, and some PhD write-up rooms.

Academic Staff Offices on RSM Second Floor
RoomAcademic Staff
 RSM 2.01a Professor Peter Haynes
Head of Department
Theory and Simulation of Materials

 RSM 2.01b

Professor Norbert Klein
Director of Research Programmes
Functional Materials

 RSM 2.03b

Dr Ifan Stephens
Senior Lecturer
Nanotechnology and Nanoscale Characterisation

 RSM 2.04 Dr Mark Oxborrow
Reader
Functional Materials

 RSM 2.05 Professor Neil Alford MBE FREng
Vice Dean (Research) Faculty of Engineering
Professor of Physical Electronics and Thin Film Materials

 RSM 2.06 Professor Stephen Skinner
Professor of Materials Chemistry
Ceramics and Glasses

 RSM 2.07 Professor Julian Jones
Professor of Biomaterials
Departmental Champion for Societal Engagement

Disability Officer
Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering

 RSM 2.08 Professor Molly Stevens FREng
Professor of Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering
Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering

RSM 2.09 Dr David Payne
Reader
Nanotechnology and Nanoscale Characterisation

 RSM 2.10 Professor Aron Walsh
Professor of Materials Design
Postgraduate Tutor

Theory and Simulation of Materials

 RSM 2.11 Dr Cecilia Mattevi
Senior Lecturer
Functional Materials

 RSM 2.14 Professor John Kilner
BCH Steele Chair in Energy Materials
Ceramics and Glasses

Professor Alan Atkinson
Professor of Materials Chemistry
Ceramics and Glasses

 RSM 2.27b Professor Mike Finnis
Professor of Materials Theory and Simulation
Theory and Simulation of Materials

Lost? Contact the Student Office: RSM G.03 or call Raj on 020 7594 6728
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Bessemer - Ground Floor

In Bessemer (Level 3 - although located on the ground floor), you will find the Centre for Nuclear Engineering and the Engineering Alloys research group, academic staff offices, meeting rooms, and some PhD write-up rooms.

Academic Staff Offices on Bessemer Ground Floor (via Dalby Court Entrance)
RoomAcademic Staff
B301A Dr Mark Wenman
Senior Lecturer
Ceramics and Glasses
B301B Professor Bill Lee FREng
Professor of Ceramic Engineering
Ceramics and Glasses

B301C Professor Robin Grimes FREng
Professor of Materials Physics
Theory and Simulation of Materials

B301D Dr Christopher Gourlay
Senior Lecturer
Postgraduate (PhD) Admissions Tutor

B301E Dr Ben Britton
Senior Lecturer
Course Director (MSc Advanced Nuclear Engineering)
Engineering Alloys

B301F Dr Minh-Son Pham
Departmental Research Fellow
Lost? Contact the Student Office: RSM G.03 or call Raj on 020 7594 6728
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Academic Staff Offices on Bessemer Ground Floor (along Royal School of Mines reception corridor)
RoomAcademic Staff
B.330 Dr Paul Tangney
Senior Lecturer
Theory and Simulation of Materials

B.331 Dr Andrew Horsfield
Reader in the Theory and Simulation of Materials
Theory and Simulation of Materials

B.332 Dr Arash Mostofi
Reader in Theory and Simulation of Materials
Theory and Simulation of Materials

B.333 Dr Peter Petrov
Health and Safety Officer
Functional Materials

B.336 Dr Sandrine Heutz
Reader
Course Director (MSc Advanced Materials Science and Engineering)
Functional Materials

B.337 Professor Jason Riley
Professor of Materials Electrochemistry
Associate Head of Department for Education
Nanotechnology and Nanoscale Characterisation
B.338 Professor Mary Ryan FREng
Professor of Materials Science and Nanotechnology
Nanotechnology and Nanoscale Characterisation

 B341 Professor Alexandra Porter
Professor of Bioimaging and Analysis
Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering

B342 Dr Johannes Lischner
Lecturer
Royal Society University Research Fellow
Assistant Director of the Theory and Simulation of Materials CDT

Lost? Contact the Student Office: RSM G.03 or call Raj on 020 7594 6728
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RSM - Lower Ground Floor

RSM Lower Ground Floor houses several laboratories belonging to research groups, along with most of the Department of Materials research facilities. Access largely given to research and to postgraduate (MSc, PhD) students and research staff. 

Academic Staff Office on RSM Lower Ground Floor
RoomAcademic Staff
  LM.04B Professor Eduardo Saiz Gutierrez
Professor of Structural Ceramics
Director of Postgraduate Studies

Ceramics and Glasses

  LM.04C Dr Luc Vandeperre
Reader
Ceramics and Glasses

  LM.04D Dr Finn Giuliani
Senior Lecturer
Ceramics and Glasses
Lost? Contact the Student Office: RSM G.03 or call Raj on 020 7594 6728
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