ExxonMobil join PVC 2017 gold sponsor line up

ExxonMobil join the PVC 2017 gold sponsor line up

Virtual benefits to materials science

Materials World magazine
Virtual reality and materials science may not seem like a natural pairing, but it might offer more than expected. UC Merced’s Dr Lilian Davila speaks to Khai Trung Le about its potential in teaching and research.

Manufacturing moves to Sheffield

Materials World magazine
McLaren and Boeing look to finish plants in 2020 and 2018, respectively, for carbon fibre chassis and wing actuator components adjacent to the AMRC. Khai Trung Le reports.

Patent of the month: gravity-driven water purification

Materials World magazine
Dr Jennifer Unsworth of intellectual property firm Withers & Rogers describes an innovative water filter

Scientists react to Chatham House biomass rebuttal

Materials World magazine
Chatham House has published a paper arguing that energy policies for woody biomass are not fit for purpose.