Black phosphorus: the new graphene?

Materials World magazine
This new property induced in phosphorene could give it an advantage over fellow 2D material graphene

Engineers respond to the Apprenticeship Levy

Materials World magazine
The UK Government has proposed a levy on large companies to subsidise apprenticeships and close the skills gap. We find out what the engineers think

Asbestos: its legacy lingers

Materials World magazine
The removal of asbestos remains a problem in the UK, as we found out at the Asbestos: The Truth conference

Unusual attraction

Materials World magazine
Non-ferromagnetic metals can be given magnetic properties with just a layer of buckyballs

The problem of mine

Materials World magazine
Bath University and Sir Bobby Charlton’s Find A Better Way begin a project to develop a metal and plastic landmine detector