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The new nanophotonics fabrication facility laboratory - allows us to create a wide range of structures with well defined features right down to the nanometre level.
Interdisciplinary research - to develop new materials and techniques in functional materials.
The Astrophysics Group is one of the largest groups in the UK studying star formation and extra-solar planets with a wide variety of observational and theoretical programmes.
90% of research classified as world-leading or internationally excellent in the Research Excellence Framework 2014.
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