Connect and Inspire - Quarterly Newsletter (July 2017)

Our quarterly newsletter is out! Be sure to have a read to discover the latest news and events.

Materials in space

Dr Barrie Dunn looks at how materials science is pushing the boundaries in space engineering.

The boom and bust of Scottish oil and gas

Craig Durham CEng FIMMM looks at the first Scottish oil industry boom and draws parallels with the present day.

Stainless steel storage

Nancy Baddoo looks at the design, fabrication and installation of stainless steel bio-digester tanks.

Flying on thin solar cells

Professor Craig Underwood and Dr Dan Lamb look at the development of an ultra lightweight solar cell capable of surviving in space.