About the group
As a special interest, member-driven group, we encourage activities focused on materials and material characterisation. Our large and multidisciplinary membership includes national and international academics, industrialists and governmental research organisations.
Broadly, our interests cover:
What the group does
We organise and support meetings that reflect these interests in the physics community.
Early Career Prize for the Best Presentation at the Recent Appointees in Materials Science Meeting
This prize is for the best poster presented by an early career researcher and lead author at the annual Recent Appointees in Materials Science Meeting (RAMS).
Find out more about the Early Career Prize, including previous winners.
Materials and Characterisation Group Poster Prize
This prize is for the best poster presented by a student and lead author at the annual Photovoltaic Science, Application and Technology Conference.
Find out more about the Group Poster Prize, including previous winners.
WATCH NOW: Christmas Lecture - The Curious Incident of the (Robot) Dog in the Nuclear Environment
Find out more and watch on demand.
NuFor 2020: Nuclear Forensics Conference
In light of recent developments, this event has now been postponed until October 2021.
Find our other group events on the IOP events site.
Abstract submission deadline:
30 July 2021
08 October 2021
Organised by the IOP Applied Mechanics Group
IOP Materials and Characterisation Group
Co-sponsored by Swansea University