Using natural materials in building design.
Sidney Fellow in Architecture Michael Ramage is leading a £1.75 million Leverhulme Trust funded five-year project to research and develop the use of natural materials in building design.
The project - which also features collaborators in Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, Biochemistry, Chemistry and Plant Sciences - has been profiled on the University's Research News website. As Michael explains, by better understanding the properties of a range of natural materials, the research aims to "transform the way we build".
You can read more by visiting the University of Cambridge's Research News website.
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