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Professor Ronan McGrath BA, PhD

Professor Physics

    Research

    Nanoscience

    Nanoscale physics, in particular studies of quasicrystal and other complex metallic alloy surfaces.

    Research Group Membership

    Research Grants

    Impact Acceleration Account - University of Liverpool 2012

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    October 2012 - March 2017

    Nanoscience of quasicrystals and related complex metallic alloys.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    July 2006 - September 2009

    Quasicrystal surfaces as templates for aperiodic nanostructures, overlayers, and epilayers.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    April 2003 - March 2006

    Fundamental properties of quasicrystal surfaces.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    September 2000 - August 2003

    Relaxation amd reconstruction of modified metal and polar-oxide surfaces using surface x-ray diffraction.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    October 1998 - September 2001

    Complex metallic alloys (CMA).

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    July 2005 - June 2010

    Creation and application of novel symmetry surfaces (CANSS).

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    January 2002 - December 2005

    Relaxation and reconstruction of modified metal and polar-oxide surfaces using surface x-ray diffr.action

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    February 1999 - February 2002

    Enhancing nanoscience at the SRS using scanning tunnelling microscopy.

    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FACILITIES COUNCIL (STFC)

    April 2005 - May 2007

    Network on Quasicrystal Surfaces.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    July 2004 - January 2008