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: PLASTICS

Public Open Day: PLASTICS

Sat 27 October 18 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Free, no booking required.

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Materials Library


Self Healing Cities

Self Healing Cities

We are part of a pioneering five year EPSRC-funded project investigating the use of robotics to maintain and repair city infrastructure. More


Looking forward to tomorrow's session exploring material and sensory preferences with #amputees and wearers of……

10:15, Oct 19th

Institute of Making

I was a guest on the fabulous @rialtalk podcast, talking about ice and being a materials pervert. Listen to the ma……

9:11, Oct 20th

Zoe Laughlin

Many thanks to all at the Max Planck and @literaturherbst for your warm hospitality and the medal!…

12:23, Oct 18th

Mark Miodownik