News & Events 2018-08-10T11:33:14+00:00

Retirement of Professor Graham McCartney

January 1st, 2018|0 Comments

At the beginning of January the IMPaCT Centre for Doctoral Training bid farewell to Professor Graham McCartney, who has decided to retire. Graham is retiring from a long career as a Professor of Materials [...]

New partnership to train the engineers and scientists of tomorrow

March 13th, 2014|Comments Off on New partnership to train the engineers and scientists of tomorrow

University of Leicester leads Centre including researchers from universities of Birmingham, Nottingham and 14 industrial and international partners Issued by University of Leicester Press Office on 22 November 2013 The University of Leicester is to [...]

Gem Building Course at Rolls Royce

September 14th, 2018|0 Comments

Visit to Rolls Royce for Gem Build Course Joel Strickland attended the Gem Build Course at Rolls-Royce Plc, Derby on the 3rd of July and 7th August. [...]

IMPaCT Student Raising Money for Cancer Research

June 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Rosa a current IMPaCT CDT student at the University of Leicester is raising money for Cancer Research with her fellow colleagues at TWI. Rosa will be running the 10K Race for Life in Cambridge [...]

IMPaCT PhD Student successfully beat 3,100 mile hiking challenge across the USA

October 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Two amateur hikers have completed a gruelling walk across the United States, raising money for charity and recording their travels on their way. University of Leicester IMPaCT Engineering PhD student Joel Strickland and Geography graduate [...]

IMPaCT Students Showcasing work at the East Midlands Materials Society (EMMS)

March 16th, 2017|0 Comments

From left to right: Adam, Andrew, Huan and Leandro   Students from the Centre for Doctoral Training in Innovative Metal Processing (IMPaCT) at the University of Leicester’s Engineering department have been showcasing their [...]

The first IMPaCT student symposium for the 2016/2017 academic year.The symposium topic was Materials Science in Chocolate

November 1st, 2016|0 Comments

On Monday 31st October, the University of Birmingham hosted the first IMPaCT symposium for the 2016/2017 academic year.The symposium topic was Materials Science in Chocolate. The aim of holding this symposium was to introduce the [...]

The first IMPaCT student symposium for the 2016/2017 academic year.The symposium topic was Materials Science in Chocolate

November 1st, 2016|0 Comments

On Monday 31st October, the University of Birmingham hosted the first IMPaCT symposium for the 2016/2017 academic year.The symposium topic was Materials Science in Chocolate. The aim of holding this symposium was to introduce the [...]