Resource Technical Divisions

Mineral Processing & Extractive Metallurgy Division
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Grantham library gets materials and mining collections

Another important bank of metals and materials documents was recently moved to join the mining and materials collections in the new library facility at the IOM3 Grantham Centre in the East Midlands. The collection, known as the National Materials and Mining Archive, dates back to 1869 and has historic archival links to the founder fathers of the Iron and Steel Institute.

New composite aids removal of dye pollutants from water

Materials World magazine
A tantalum-tungsten composite material is capable of adsorbing 90% of man-made dye pollutants.

Biomaterials remineralise teeth

Materials World magazine
In collaboration with researchers from Finland, Brazil, Belgium, Germany and the UK, Salvatore Sauro, Professor of dental biomaterials and minimally invasive dentistry at CEU Cardenal Herrera University, Spain, has developed...

‘Ferroelectrochemistry’ could improve transistors and printed electronics

Materials World magazine
Researchers at Linköping University’s Laboratory of Organic Electronics (LOE), Sweden, have applied a thin layer of a ferroelectric material onto an electrode in organic electrochemical devices and circuits.