Regional Heat of the IOM3 National Lecture competition 28 February

Details of the lectures in regional heat of the National Lecture competition

Material Efficiency at the London Olympics 6 March

Details of the SMEA evening lecture

Winner of the Defence, Safety and Security Committee photographic competition announced

The winner of the DSSC photographic competition 2011 is Eldhy Hendrawan from Indonesia with the winning photograph entitled ‘Bulletproof Materials Made from Ramie Fiber (BioComposite)’

Workshop on Sensor-Based Sorting

An International Workshop: "Preconcentration by Sensor Based Sorting in Mining and Recycling – a comparison of technical, economic and social-ecological aspects", will be held on 20 April following the Sensor Based Sorting 2012 Congress, 17-19 April.

Alan Donald Wilson OBE 1928 - 2011

A profile of Alan Wilson, the distinguished British dental materials scientist and co-inventor of the glass-ionomer cement (GIC), who died just before Christmas 2011.