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


We had some excellent slimers today, at our Slime Olympics at New Scientist Live. It’s been so much fun, we can’t w……

17:24, Sep 20th

Institute of Making

One of my paintings has been shortlisted for the @STWatercolour prize. Always better in the flesh than a photo - it……

7:57, Sep 19th

Zoe Laughlin

Off to #NSLive - I'll be on the Engineering stage at 3.45pm - say hello if you are going too.

10:23, Sep 21st

Mark Miodownik