Energy awards

The Energy Institute is hosting its 2007 energy awards.

Starpack 2007 – A star-studded evening for packaging technologists

Packaging designers and technologists came together for the 2007 Starpack Awards Ceremony, held at the National Motorcycle Museum in Birmingham.
John Forsdike

Winner of the Young Persons’ Lecture Competition announced

John Forsdike from Rolls Royce plc has won the Young Persons’ Lecture Competition.
Literature Review Prize finalists

Masterclass for finalists in student literature review competition

Finalists for the Materials Literature Review Prize gathered for a masterclass where they gave a brief presentation on their review.

New ‘flat’ optical fible

Materials World magazine
Researchers at the Optoelectronics Research Centre (ORC) at Southampton, UK, have developed a novel ‘flat’ optical fibre to provide a simple and inexpensive approach to creating flexible optical devices. They hope it will facilitate mechanical flexibility and enable light to be manipulated for remote sensing or long-haul communications.