Big reductions - Improvements to the FFC process

Improvements to the FFC Process, an electrochemical method in which solid metal compounds, particularly oxides, are cathodically reduced to the respective metals or alloys in molten salts, are described.

A20X – alloy of the future?

The aerospace and automotive industries are striving to reduce their carbon footprints and their relative impact on the environment. A new alloy A20X may help.
Thomas Ignatius King

Thomas Ignatius King CEng FIMMM (Obit)

Thomas Ignatius King died suddenly on 13 June 2009, one month short of his 80th birthday.
Cal Armstrong

Cal Armstrong FIMMM (Obit)

It is with great sadness that ACA Howe International Ltd announces the death of its Managing Director Dr Cal Armstrong on 8 September 2009.
Chalk mould

Keep your cool - porous ceramic for temperature control

Traditionally, porous ceramics have played a role in cooling buildings. They may still prvide an environmentally friendly means of doing so.