Looking ahead with light metals

The Institute’s Light Metals Division board members Mike Clinch , Innoval Technology Ltd, and Paul Lyon , Luxfer MEL Technologies, UK, highlight some of the most exciting developments and opportunities in the UK light metals community.

Mark Miodownik on the future of materials science

Mark Miodownik, Professor of Materials and Society at University College London, and Director of the Institute of Making, talks to Ellis Davies about his career and the future of materials science.

A bridge of polymer

Eric Kid , Bedford Reinforced Plastics, UK, looks at the use of fiberglass-reinforced polymer in bridge construction, reinforcement and retrofitting.

Probing aerospace with X-rays and neutrons

Professor Helmut Schober , Director, Institut Laue-Langevin, France, explores how the aerospace industry is reaching new heights with neutron and X-ray probing.

Q&A with DR Kerim Sener of Ariana Resources

Ellis Davies speaks with Dr Kerim Sener, MD of Ariana Resources, about the challenges of establishing a gold mining company in Turkey