Our Mission

Unleash innovation in coatings! Our research focusses on processing, microstructure, and properties of metallic, ceramic and cermet coatings. We are on a journey to net-zero emissions and a sustainable future. We offer:

  • Concept-proving and demonstration of novel manufacturing technologies
  • Material discovery for future applications
  • Advanced coating testing and characterisation
  • Access to a collaborative information network.

Our Vision

Get ready for the next level of research excellence! Our facilities are expanding and paving the way for thrilling future endeavours. We cherish our strong collaborations and seek new partners and funders to unlock extraordinary breakthroughs in the field.

Vision and mission-new                 


Centre of Excellence in Coatings and Surface Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
University of Nottingham

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