The Cutting Edge

To ensure that everyone attending Surfex has access to the latest in development and innovation, a 2-day programme of university-based achievement has been introduced in 2022.  The Cutting Edge features 7 universities presenting their latest achievements suitable to be adopted for industry applications. The universities include Cranfield, Durham, Manchester Metropolitan, Salford, Sheffield & UCL.

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If you are working in a University and want to be included, or know a University department that you feel should be included, please contact
Victoria Emerton at Step Exhibitions on 01892 518877.

7 June

09:50 - 10:10

Polymer and Materials at The University of Warwick, How Can We Help?

Speaker

  • Dr Daniel Lester Platform Manager, Polymer Characterisation Research Technology Platform - University of Warwick

10:10 - 10:30

How Do We Determine the Efficacy of an Antimicrobial Surface?

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  • Dr James Redfern Senior Lecturer, Department of Natural Science - Manchester Metropolitan University

11:50 - 12:10

12:10 - 12:30

Virtual Reality Games to Engage Stakeholders in the Importance of Microbial Growth on Surfaces and Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance

Speaker

  • Dr Chloe James Senior Lecturer, Medical Microbiology - University of Salford

14:00 - 14:20

Nanoengineering Amphiphobic Surfaces for Liquid Impact Resistance and Pollution Control

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14:20 - 14:40

Multifunctional Coatings for Energy Efficient Buildings

Speaker

14:40 - 15:00

Advanced Characterisation of Mesoporous Coatings

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16:20 - 16:40

16:40 - 17:00

Materials and Devices for Medical Applications

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8 June

11:30 - 11:50

An Introduction to Surface Analysis by X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy

Speaker

  • Dr Marc Walker Platform Manager, Photoemission Research Technology Platform - University of Warwick

11:50 - 12:10

I-CARE: Innovative Coatings and Adhesives for Recycling

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14:00 - 15:00

Innovation Framework and the Journey of Disruptive Technology

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