Institute of Making


The Institute of Making is a multidisciplinary research club for those interested in the made world: from makers of molecules to makers of buildings, synthetic skin to spacecraft, soup to diamonds, socks to cities. Membership of and day-to-day access to the Institute is available to all UCL staff and students. Learn more

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Public Open Day: DELIGHT & DISGUST

Public Open Day: DELIGHT & DISGUST

Sat 23 March 19 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Free, no booking required.

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Materials Library


Designing-out Plastic Waste

Designing-out Plastic Waste

This project brings together a diverse team of UCL researchers interested in solving the plastic waste problem. Our aim is to develop ways to design-out waste from plastic packaging and create new business opportunities. More


Thanks so much to everyone who has helped with our research exploring sensory preference to improve materials in pr……

12:47, Jan 17th

Institute of Making

Body Confidence Tip: if you don’t shave your armpit hair, people won’t notice your bingo wings when you wave.

17:20, Jan 19th

Zoe Laughlin

Here at UCL things are changing in terms of research culture, watch this space.…

11:53, Jan 21st

Mark Miodownik