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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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


What do you think about biodegradable plastics? Please fill in a 5 min survey to help the UCL Plastic Waste Innovat……

17:57, Nov 13th

Institute of Making

I wasn’t able to tweet at the appropriate time earlier today, but you can catch up on this morning’s Kitchen Cabine……

20:21, Nov 9th

Zoe Laughlin

Thanks for inviting me. Also thanks to @Andrestrujado for the bringing those very interesting sample materials.…

9:40, Nov 18th

Mark Miodownik