Research at the Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Materials science and technology is an exciting and vibrant interdisciplinary research area. The Department of Materials Science and Engineering has innovative researchers, state-of-the-art facilities and a highly collaborative research environment that can take on technical and societal challenges both now and in the future. Such as development of new solar cells, development of sustainable energy storage with organic nanomaterials, improvement of biomaterials that can be used in hard tissue applications or as delivery systems for medicines, to name a few. Read more on the division pages. 

Our Divisions

Research centers etcetera

The Department of Engineering Sciences, which the Department of Materials and Engineering Science was a part of, ran or participated in several research centers and other larger collaborations within and outside Uppsala University:

Uppsala Berzelii Technology Center for Neurodiagnostics

Centre for Natural Disaster Science (CNDS)

Ångström Space Technology Centre (ÅSTC)

Additive Manufacturing for the Life Sciences 

Centre for renewable electrical power conversion 

KIC InnoEnergy

STandUP for Energy

Last modified: 2021-08-18