Tungsten too brittle for nuclear fusion reactors

Researchers find tungsten – a favoured choice of metal within nuclear reactors – is liable to become brittle, leading to failure.

ACE UK calls for ambitious UK targets

The Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (ACE) UK has welcomed the final adoption of the revised EU Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive as a strong foundation on which member states can build towards a circular economy.

Notice of Extraordinary General Meeting on 10 July

An Extraordinary General Meeting of the Institute will be held on 10 July at 297 Euston Road, London, immediately following the Institute's 2018 AGM
Prof Simon Green speaking at the CIE

CIE Founders' Lecture

On May 1st 2018 the CIE Founders' Lecture was given by Prof Simon GReen on "Asteroid Impact Mitigation: Why? How? When?" He explained how asteroid impact risk is assessed, and what action is feasible to deflect any thought to be a risk.
Competitors, judges and organisers of the IOM3 Australian Young Persons' Lecture Competition 2018

Kyle Saltmarsh wins the IOM3 Australian Young Persons' Lecture Competition

Kyle Saltmarsh, a PhD candidate from The University of Western Australia is the winner of the fourth annual IOM3 Australian Young Persons' Lecture Competition. He will go on to represent Australia at the Young Persons' World Lecture Competition in Port Elizabeth, South Africa in October.