Industrial Consortium

An industrial consortium of UK and international companies, ranging in size from multinationals to SMEs, will have significant input on the research programme. Some of the organisations are in active collaborations. To become a member of the industrial consortium, please pay the  and here.


Current Consortium members

Sapphire level

Ruby level

Further Collaborators

In the UK :


Academic Partners

We plan for the Centre to be an inclusive focus for national and international structural ceramics research based on a hub-and-spoke model with other universities.

In the UK:

University of Cambridge
University of Birmingham
Loughborough University
University of Oxford
University of Sheffield
University of Manchester
University of Leeds
University of Surrey
University of Exeter
Queen Mary University of London


Penn State, Santa Barbara, Urbana-Champaign in the USA
Nagoya Institute of Technology and University of Tokyo in Japan
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
University of Florida, USA
University of California, USA
University de Mons, Belgium
Universitat Politecnica de catalunya, Spain
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
INSA Lyon, France
Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
Tsinghua University, China
Bayreuth and ITU in Germany
Polytechnic of Turin in Italy

Links will be forged to international centres of excellence, including several US national laboratories such as ORNL, with ISTEC Italy and with the IDEA League in Europe.