2020 YPLC UK Final

23 Sep 2020
Online via Zoom

Organised by IOM3 on behalf of the Student & Early Career Committee

Young Persons' Lecture Competition UK final

The Young Persons' Lecture Competition invites students and professionals up to the age of 28 to deliver a short lecture on a materials, minerals, mining, packaging, clay technology and wood science related subject.

Finalists will give a 15 minute presentation on a technical topic of their choice and answer questions from a panel of three judges.

The winner will represent the UK at the online Young Persons' World Lecture Competition final in November.

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Parsons Conference - Minal Patel
Micro-mechanical testing of aged thermal barrier coatings

Scotland - Shima Ghanaatian
Can we securely store CO2 in geological formations to address the global warming challenge

South West & South Wales - Freddie Russell-Pavier
Nano- to millimetre scale material characterisation with DVD player components

South East - Jack Aspinall
The advent of the electric car

North West & North Wales - Tamas Zagyva
Hip implant materials: Novel bioactive coatings for silicon nitride ceramic hip replacements

Midlands - Morgan Lowther
Head, shoulders, knees and microbes: 3D printing better implants

North East - Alex Starling
Self-cleaning glass, benchmarking and analysis


5.00pm - Welcome & Introductions

5.20pm - Start

8.00pm - Networking

8.20pm - Results

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The event is free and open to all IOM3 members and non-members.


Venue and booking

Event Location: 
Online via Zoom
United Kingdom
Contact details: 

Efi Fragkou


tel. 020 7451 7415

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