Welcome to MSc by Research Nanomaterials Science
How You Study
Research Areas and Topics
Staff in the School of Mathematics and Physics conduct cutting-edge research in fundamental and applied mathematics and physics, ranging from pure mathematics to applied nano-science at the interface between biology, chemistry, physics, and mathematics. The School collaborates with top research institutions in Germany, Japan, Norway, the Netherlands, Singapore, Spain, and the USA.
Our research focuses on four key areas: Algebra, Astrophysics, Computational Physics, and Experimental Nanophysics.
Main research areas in nanomaterials:
- Nanostructured Soft Matter
- Active Matter
- Materials Science
- Molecular Biophysics
For detailed information about the School’s research activity please visit:
How you are assessed
How to Apply and Interviews
The key to a successful programme is to find a research subject that you are passionate about, and a supervisory team that has expertise in that area. An academic from the School of Mathematics and Physics will be in touch with applicants to discuss their projects, followed by an invitation to attend an interview if the project is suitable.
Please visit the School pages to explore the areas you are interested in, and then identify potential academic supervisors:
International Postgraduate Taught Application Deadline
Please note that international applications for taught postgraduate programmes starting in September 2022 have now closed.
Entry Requirements 2022-23
This research programme is designed to advance knowledge and expertise in an area of specific interest. It provides the opportunity to develop an in-depth foundation for further research, or progression to careers across the broad spectrum of related industries and in academia.
Find out more about how postgraduate study can help further your career, develop your knowledge, or even prepare you to start your own business at one of our postgraduate events.Find out More
Research at Lincoln
Our research themes cover a unique set of areas, reflecting our role as a civic university and our aspirations to become thought leaders.
There are opportunities to get involved in exciting research projects by applying for a studentship.
Supporting your Research
Support is available across the University, offering a friendly, creative, and academically challenging research environment.