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


Go @zoelaughlin ! If you missed this evening’s episode of #BigLifeFix on BBC2, catch it on @BBCiPlayer now. Plenty……

21:40, Aug 9th

Institute of Making

Performing an autopsy on a mobile phone - a clip from the new documentary I’ve made about the things we throw away.……

8:42, Aug 21st

Zoe Laughlin

Super happy that my new book LIQUID is short-listed for @royalsociety science book prize.…

8:10, Aug 3rd

Mark Miodownik