Our Partners and Capabilities

KCMC’s academic and industry partners can enable you to secure new opportunities within materials chemistry for your business.

KCMC works closely with partners in a number of universities and institutions across the UK, enabling the development of collaborative relationships to enhance industry-related opportunities for your business.

University of Liverpool

The University of Liverpool is a pioneer in materials chemistry research and a founding partner of the KCMC.

University of Manchester

The University of Manchester stands at the forefront of current research and innovation in advanced materials.

University of Bolton

The internationally-recognised centre is well known for its strong applied materials science and engineering applications.

STFC Hartree Centre

STFC Hartree Centre has a strong track record in accelerating the adoption of high performance technologies delivering transformative gains in performance.

University of Southampton

The University of Southampton is well-known nationally and internationally for its excellence in chemistry.


CPI is an independent technology innovation centre and a founding member of the UK Government’s High Value Manufacturing Catapult.