Materials World June 2008
The June 2008 issue takes a look at sport and leisure. Related articles focus on the use of carbon fibre composites in Formula 1 design, polymers in pole vaults and golf balls, and the evolution of the tennis racket. Other features investigate how converting coal-to-liquid fuels provides gas for power generation, and mining opportunities in Manitoba, Canada.
News includes reports on sportswear that limits the sweating and heating up of the body, and on a commercial recording material for high-resolution colour holograms.