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2010 Technician of the Year awards

The winners of the Institute's 2010 Technician of the Year awards are Tom Goodchild and Tom Berry.

IOM3 student prize winners 2010

The winners of the Institute's 2010 Competitive Student Prizes have been announced.

Review of mechanical engineering

The EPSRC has launched a consultation as part of a review of UK mechanical engineering. <!--EndFragment-->

Size Matters - RI Christmas lectures 2010 relate to materials

The Royal Institution Christmas Lectures 2010, presented by Dr Mark Miodownik, are on the theme 'Size Matters' and are being broadcast on BBC Four at the end of December.
AeroClay

Clay packs in protein

A lightweight, biodegradable, aerogel made from clay and milk protein could provide a feasible alternative to plastic packaging foam, claim USA scientists.

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