Welcome to the School of Engineering and Materials Science

The School of Engineering and Materials Science (SEMS) provides outstanding degree programmes coupled with internationally leading research which is reflected in all our undergraduate programmes.  Our taught postgraduate programmes are similarly first class and provide students with a fantastic opportunity to engage with cutting-edge research in: Aerospace Engineering and Fluid MechanicsBioengineeringChemical Engineering and Renewable EnergyMaterials Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, Robotics and Design. The skills developed by our students and our extensive industrial connections provide graduates with excellent employability in stimulating and well-paid careers. 

Queen Mary University of London is a Russell Group university. We are ranked ninth in the UK for research and provide an attractive campus environment within the heart of London.

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Recent publications

  • D'Isanto F, Smeacetto F, Reece MJ, Chen K and Salvo M (2020). "Oxidation protective glass coating for magnesium silicide based thermoelectrics." Ceramics International vol. 46 (15), 24312-24317.
  • Beggs C and Avital E (2020). "Upper-room ultraviolet air disinfection might help to reduce COVID-19 transmission in buildings: a feasibility study.", Editors: Anderson T. Peerj Inc. Peerj vol. 8, e10196-e10196.
  • Gucci F, Saunders TG, Srinivasan B, Cheviré F, Ferluccio DA, Bos JWG and Reece MJ (2020). "Hybrid Flash-SPS of TiNiCu0.05Sn with reduced thermal conductivity." Journal of Alloys and Compounds vol. 837

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