10 minutes with.. EPSRC fellows

Four fellows awarded research grants by the EPSRC discuss plans to drive the future of manufacturing

Packaging Innovations 2015

Natalie Daniels reports from Packaging Innovations in London

Natural materials rising

Simon Frost reports from the NMA’s first seminar, where topics included compostable packaging, straw insulation and the role of wool in the transport of medicines.

Could self-healing rubber cure punctures?

Researchers have developed a self-healing bromobutyl rubber. What are the implications for car tyre manufacture?

Materials in sport: Formula one

Rhiannon Garth Jones learns about the materials that go into this high-speed, high-risk sport