RM4L Webinars – Develop Your Skills

  Join the 1-hour long webinar series to meet scientists, innovators, entrepreneurs, engineers and trainers from all over the world.  3 reasons to join: Enhance your skills and personal development, and boost your professional network Learn from leading industries, their innovation strategies and cutting-edge technologies Talk to researchers from other countries; discover new research tools and … Continued

PhD candidate makes waves at international engineering conference

Ioanna Papanikolaou, a RM4L PhD student at the University of Cambridge, won two awards at the 12th fib International PhD Symposium in Civil Engineering in Prague, after presenting her research progress in graphene materials for concrete infrastructure. Ioanna won the Best Paper Award, against a competition of 150 other submissions, and the BASF Award. “I … Continued

SynerCrete 2018 – Madeira

Dr Robert Davies attended the Synercrete conference in October 2018 and presented his latest research on “The effects of continued hydration of undamaged material on apparent healing indices in cementitious materials”. The focus of the conference was set to communicating, discussing and arousing progresses in research, development and application of CBM and Structural Concrete, which … Continued


The University of Oxford Museum of Natural History currently shows a Special Exhibition called “Bacterial World” (19th October 2018 – 28th May 2019), showcasing the many beneficial effects bacteria can have on our planet and human life. We were invited by the organisers to contribute a recording to the Audio Wall that forms part of … Continued

Meet the Scientists

‘Meet the Scientists’ Exhibition During the 2nd RM4L Annual Forum @ University of Cambridge on 17 Oct 2018, RM4L researchers organised an exhibition to display self-healing, self-sensing, self-diagnosing infrastructure materials (concrete, cement, building stones etc.) developed during the first year of the RM4L programme. Attendees had the opportunity to ‘touch’ the RM4L self-healing technologies and … Continued

2nd RM4L Annual Forum @ Cambridge

The 2nd RM4L annual Forum was held at University of Cambridge, Department of Engineering, 16-17th October 2018. On day 1, investigators, researchers and students worked together in understanding major challenges and planning activities for the next months. On day 2, industrial partners gathered together to learn about the progresses in each Research Theme (RT) and … Continued

Science for a Successful Nation 2018

EPSRC held a showcase event on Wednesday 21 February 2018 at the Royal Society, London to promote the importance of EPSRC investments, in the context of UK prosperity. Addressing industry, government departments and researchers, the event featured a research exhibition and panel discussions. RM4L has displayed the ambitious project aligned to the Resilient Nation EPSRC … Continued