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Sistine chapel

Materials through the ages: Brush strokes - paint

Maria Felice examines how the materials used for painting have changed over the millennia

John Kilner CEng CPhys FIMMM (profile)

In 2012 John was awarded the Institute's Platinum Medal

Material Matters: ’Til the Concrete Angel Falls

Craig Durham puts forward a candidate for the greatest material on Earth that is literally the foundation of modern society, and yet evidence of its use has been found dating back 9,000 years.