Materials Characterisation & Properties Group

A network to share knowledge and best practice related to the understanding of material properties and how they affect materials selection and use

Forthcoming events

RubberCon 2022

RubberCon 2022 will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 6-8 September 2022. Topics include: Rubber Science & Technology, Rubber Manufacturing & Engineering, Environmental & Sustainability and Rubber Techno-economic & Marketing.

The Production of Defect-Free Metals

Exploring the challenge of eliminating defects during metal production


An Introduction to Materials Selection

An introduction to the principles of materials selection for engineering applications.



Latest job vacancies


  • Contract type: Full-time/Permanent
  • Salary: Commensurate with experience.
  • Closing date: 23 Sep 2022

European Technology Development Ltd. (ETD) are looking for a graduate metallurgist with interest in failure analysis, creep, fracture mechanics/crack assessment and plant NDE inspection techniques.


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