Softer, stronger robots

Ellis Davies reports on an actuator material that could act as a muscle in soft robots.

Could carbon nanomaterials replace scarce metals?

Khai Trung Le talks to Rickard Arvidsson on his study of how adopting carbon nanomaterials could help reduce the use of scarce metals and risk of depletion.

Oil & gas inspections with Hadron Collider robots

Ross Robotics’ Philip Norman and Nick McCormick talk to Khai Trung Le about their collaborative modular robotics and imaging inspection system.

One injection, many doses

A new 3D fabrication method could allow polymer microparticles to administer multiple drug doses from just one injection.

Shaping young minds

Dr Andrew Russell argues that personal mentoring for young engineering graduates is fundamental to foster their careers.