Costantino Creton, currently Professor and Directeur de Recherche at the CNRS, (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique) , France, received the Wake Medal from Dr Gary Critchlow, chair of the Society for Adhesion and Adhesives.
The IOM3 Defence Safety and Security Committee (DSSC) announce their 2nd photographic competition. The committee continues the search for the best photographs to help promote the activity of the DSSC to both members and the general public.
The titanium industry has been hit hard since the last World Titanium Conference in Japan back in 2007. Professor Malcolm Ward-Close reports that the production figures presented at the recent event in Beijing indicate a strong recovery and an active research community.
The Churchill Medal Award 2010/11 from The Institution of Engineering and Technology is open to nominations from an individual or a small team to recognise engineering and technical advancement in support of military operations.
The High Temperature Materials Committee of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining will host both the 4th International Conference on High Temperature Welds and the 9th International Conference on Creep and Fatigue at Elevated Temperatures in London on 25-27 September 2012. Co-sponsored by JSME, ASME and IMechE