• Costantino Creton wins the Wake Medal

    The Society for Adhesion & Adhesives
    Professor Constantino Creton, Directeur de Recherche at the CNRS, (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique) is to be the next recipient of the Society for Adhesion & Adhesives' Wake Memorial Medal.
  • Call for participation in 'Innovation in Aviation Security' project

    Defence, Safety and Security Committee
    The INSTINCT-Technology Demonstrator 2 (TD2) project is designed to discover, trial and showcase emergent security technologies, solutions and ideas for aviation security.
  • Body armour made from cornstarch?

    Defence, Safety and Security Committee
    Researchers claim to have used the same scientific principles found in cornstarch to invent a lightweight, flexible composite material able to dissipate high-impact energy.
  • New Taranis combat aircraft thunders into view

    Defence, Safety and Security Committee
    A prototype unmanned combat aircraft of the future, Taranis, has been unveiled by the MOD
  • Future Sensing of Underwater Threats

    Defence, Safety and Security Committee
    The Center for Defence Enterprise (CDE) is seeking applications that provide novel means to detect both static and mobile underwater targets.
  • Keynote Speaker - Dr Dan Kells, BAE Systems

    Materials issues in defence and security

    Defence, Safety and Security Committee
    The Welding and Joining Society hosted the Materials Technical Group Meeting on 9 June 2010 at TWI Cambridge Conference Centre and captured some of the ongoing issues and latest developments, initiatives centred in Defence and Security through presentations and discussions.
  • Call for proposals on rotor blade scintillation

    Defence, Safety and Security Committee
    The UK's Ministry of Defence is calling for research proposals on helicopter rotor blade scintillation.