Viewpoint - Knowledge is nuclear power

Materials World magazine
Dr Mike Bluck argues that a skills renaissance is needed before the UK can drive nuclear new build

A tale of two industries - oil and gas

Materials World magazine
Rachel Lawler reports on the future of the UK’s oil and gas industry from the Targeted Maintenance Boosts North Sea Output by 10% lecture at IMEchE

Earthquake-resistant materials

Materials World magazine
Looking at the alloys behind earthquake resistant bridges
Tha Champlain Bridge in Montreal, Canada, is being replaced due to the corrosive action of de-icing salts

Know thy bridge, why structural health monitoring matters

Materials World magazine
The structural monitoring systems that keep our bridges healthy

How serious is the risk posed by nanotechnology in medical applications?

Materials World magazine
Opinions on the safety of nanomaterials by Giuseppe Battaglia and Dr Lidija Siller