Chauffeurs and lightbulbs

An interview with Professor Sir Harry Bhadeshia, who was knighted in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2015 for outstanding work in steels research

Ultraviolet success

With rare earths recycling ponderous and inefficient, KU Leuven unveil their latest success – recycling via UV light

Made of silk and graphene

What happens when you make one of the most sought-after materials into one of the world’s strongest? Khai Trung Le reports

Piezoelectric polymer nanowires for nanogenerators

A new method for making piezoelectric polymer nanowires for the next generation of sensors. James Perkins reports

10 minutes with…Dr T S Sudarshan

Dr T S Sudarshan discusses his work in the area of nanotechnology and surface engineering