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Profile - Maria Felice, BEng, Non-Destructive Evaluation

"I get the satisfaction of solving very tricky, academic problems as well as knowing that I am contributing to making flying safer"

Profile - Eliana Fu BEng MSc PhD, R&D Services Engineer

"Titanium has only been in use for the last 60 years and there are so many more things to discover about it. It truly is the best engineering material in the world. I’m proud to be a Titanium Girl"

Profile - Fiona Robinson BSc (Eng) PhD, Principal Researcher

"I knew that I didn’t want to do a repetitive desk job, and I thought metallurgy and materials science would provide variety"
Dame Julia Stretton Higgins

Perspective - Women in engineering

Dame Julia Stretton Higgins, former Principal of the Faculty of Engineering at Imperial College London, discusses the shortage of skilled female engineers in the UK and how we might redress the balance

Burning biomass - managing demand for wood pellets

Driven by EU renewables targets, demand for biomass wood pellets is set to increase over the next decade as utilities displace coal-fired generation. How will the industry cope?

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