Hatton Lab Functional and Adaptive Surfaces Group

The Hatton Lab develops novel surface nano- and microstructures to influence the surface properties of materials. The Lab focuses on surface wetting and adhesion, smart/responsive surfaces, non-fouling biomaterials and antibacterial surfaces, nanoporous layers for catalytic reaction, and drug encapsulation and release. Its research has drug delivery, biomedical, carbon dioxide reduction, and other life science applications.


Department of Material Science and Engineering
University of Toronto
184 College Street
Toronto, Ontario
M5S 3E3

Areas of Expertise

Surface wetting and adhesion
Smart/ responsive surfaces
Non-fouling biomaterials and antibacterial surfaces
Nanoporous layers for catalytic reaction
Drug encapsulation and release


Product R&D
Facility Access & Testing

Contact Information

Website: https://www.hattonlab.org/

Email: benjamin.hatton@utoronto.ca

Twitter: @HattonLab

Published: September 21, 2021

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