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  • Jadarite in Serbia

    Michael Schwartz profiles a unique mineral deposit from Serbia.
  • A partnership in coatings

    Stuart Lyon, AkzoNobel Professor of Corrosion Control in the Corrosion and Protection Centre at the University of Manchester, UK, and Simon Gibbon, AkzoNobel Corrosion Community of Practise, discuss their strategic research partnership.
  • Test where you stand

    Neill Wood, Programme Director for MSc Surveying and Land/Environmental Management at the Camborne School of Mines, UK, looks at how geophysics can help surveyors analyse and test the ground below us.
  • Ion beams in action

    Professor Stephen Donnelly, Director of the Ion Beam Centre at the University of Huddersfield, UK, talks to Ellis Davies about his career, and the creation and purpose of the facility.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • A bridge of polymer

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

    Atomic Weapons Establishment scientists Giles Aldrich-Smith and Nicholas Bazin describe the development and validation of compact room scale fast neutron imaging capabilities.