Materials World May 2016
For this issue, the features theme is infrastructure, Natalie Daniels has assembled an impressive panel of experts to discuss transport issues. Peter Wilder’s discusses flood defences systems and the benefits to our roads and railways.
In this month's news, Rhiannon Garth Jones was in her element finding out how synchotron X-ray techniques were being used to unravel ancient scrolls. Event reports also include the soft opening of the Materials Science Institute at Lancaster University, as well as Advances in Camouflage Science and Engineering conference, jointly chaired by UK and Swedish members of the IOM3 Defence, Safety and Security Committee. Enjoy the issue and remember to download the Materials World app for exclusive extras at app.materialsworld.org