Welcome

Welcome to the Yeung research group at the School of Chemistry, University of Birmingham. We perform cross-disciplinary research into the formation and organisation of responsive materials, using state of the art experiments in our laboratory and central scientific facilities.

News

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For group events, our recent papers, public engagement and all the other things we do, check out our latest news and follow us @YeungMaterLab.

Research

We use state-of-the-art scientific experiments to understand how complex materials form, how their building blocks are arranged, and how they respond to external influences. In this way, we build the knowledge required to design materials with new and improved functions for applications such as energy storage, computing and sensing. Read more…

People

d4a_2430-croppedDr Hamish Yeung is a Lecturer in the School of Chemistry, University of Birmingham. He was previously the Glasstone Research Fellow in Inorganic Chemistry at the University of Oxford and an ICYS Researcher at the National Institute for Materials Science, Japan. For more information about the group, and if you’re interested in joining us, read more…

Publications

We try to publish our work in Open Access formats wherever possible and have a strong interest in ethical publication. A list of the group’s publications is available with links; please get in touch to request copies.

Latest publication: “Single-step synthesis and interface tuning of core–shell metal–organic framework nanoparticles” K. W. P. Orr, S. M. Collins, E. M. Reynolds, F. Nightingale, H. Boström, S. J. Cassidy, D. Dawson, S. E. Ashbrook, O. V. Magdysyuk, P. A. Midgley, A. L. Goodwin, H. H-M. Yeung. Chemical Science 2021accepted manuscript. DOI: 10.1039/D0SC04892E.

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Support

Our research is generously supported by a range of funding sources. For more details, and if you’re interested in supporting us, read on…