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Oustanding Service Award presented in Cornwall

Dr Patrck Foster, a senior lecturer at the Camborne School of Mines, was presented the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining prestigious Outstanding Service Award. The presentation was made by Professor Robert Pine FIMMM, former Head of the School of Mines, at a recent meeting of the Cornish Institute of Engineers, an affiliated local society of IOM3.

CV clinic

A guide for scientists and engineers working on their CVs

Spotlight: Analysis and microscopy

Recent advances in analysis and microscopy

A national health disservice? Improving catheters

Long-term catheterisation causes significant damage and infection – not surprising considering the current Foley catheter design was developed more than 50 years ago. Professor Roger Feneley asks, can the biomaterials sector help improve quality of life for an ageing population?

Q&A: The perfect CV

Rachel Lawler speaks to Nick Gerrell, Principal Consultant at UK automotive and engineering recruitment firm Gerrell and Hard, about writing the best possible CV