• Prestigious IOM3 awards celebrated in London

    The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) presented the 2017 Premier Awards to winners at a black tie event in London on 11 July. The prestigious IOM3 awards, medals and prizes that were given out on the evening acknowledged individuals and local society groups for their achievements, published work and contributions to the profession
  • Notice of 2017 IOM3 Annual General Meeting

    The 2017 Annual General Meeting of the Institute will be held on 11 July at 297 Euston Road, London
  • Construction Materials Group Board meets at VINCI Technology Centre

    Construction Materials Group
    In January the Construction Materials Group (CMG) of IOM3, held its first meeting for 2017 at VINCI Technology Centre in Bedfordshire.
  • New EMG voluntary Secretary position available

    Energy Materials Group
    An opportunity to join EMG as Secretary to the board has arisen. Working closely with Chairman, Vice Chairman, IOM3 coordinator and webmaster the role includes secretarial duties covering 3 meetings/year and to act as the communication contact for the board and other interested parties. The position is voluntary with travel and subsistence expenses paid in line with IOM3 conditions.
  • Larry L. Hench

    London Materials Society
    Larry L. Hench 21/11/1938 - 16/12/2015 Larry L. Hench, Professor Emeritus University of Florida passed away peacefully on December 16th 2015, at his home in Ft. Myers, FL, at the age of 77.
  • Materials World’s 25th Volume

    Materials World magazine
    To celebrate the first issue of our 25th volume, we catch up with previous editors of MW, and look back at three stories from the very first issue to examine how they compare to the news of today.
  • Use versus ownership: sustainability and smart manufacturing

    Sustainable Development Group
    Mark Jolly, Professor of Sustainable Manufacturing, Cranfield University discusses the potential for alternative business and consumer models based on services that minimise wasted capacity in manufactured products
  • Ferroelectric domains

    SMASC X-ray & Neutron Scattering Research Workshop report

    Smart Materials & Systems Committee
    The Smart Materials & Systems Committee of the IOM3 hosted their 4th in a series of advanced materials workshops entitled 'X-ray & Neutron Scattering in Multiferroic and Ferroelectric Materials Research Workshop IV'.
  • IOM3 - A commitment to the future in changing times

    A message from the President, Chief Executive and Trustees of the Institute following the EU referendum result
  • IOM3 publishes 2015 Annual Report

    The Institute has published its Annual Report and Financial Statements for 2015