About Us

In the laboratory

nanoLAB is a designated research centre at Newcastle University, specialising in nanoscience and technology and based in the School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering. nanoLAB brings together internationally leading expertise at Newcastle University in order to leverage new applications of nanoscience and nanotechnology. Our research is separated into four main themes:

nanoLAB host regular seminars where members present their latest research or pitch ideas for new applications or technology. We also hold an annual postgraduate poster day and invite members from each theme to present tutorials on the fundamental aspects of their research.

Our Vision

The strategic vision of nanoLAB is to promote and support:

  • world class research in the domain of nanoscience and technology at Newcastle
  • multidisciplinary research including applied nanoscience and technology for societal and economic benefit
  • commercialisation of our research and engagement with the community