ICTa Board Papers 2017

International Clay Technology Association
Minutes of the 12th Annual Meeting held on Thursday 16th November 2017 at “ClayTech UK ”, Newark Showground, Lincoln Road, Winthorpe, Coddington, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG24 2NY at 17.00

Materials Protecting the Environment Seminar

Following the successful launch of the Materials Protecting Society conference series in September, IOM3 has confirmed its second event Materials Protecting the Environment, which will take place on 21 February 2018 at 297 Euston Road, London.

Young Persons' Lecture Competition 2018

Mining Institute of Scotland
Announcement - Young Persons' Lecture Competition 2018

Patent of the month: Optimising thermal conductivity

Materials World magazine
Dr Jennifer Unsworth of intellectual property firm Withers & Rogers looks at a newly patented way to manufacture an improved thermal interface material using graphite nanofibres.

Preventing body armour failure

Materials World magazine
Khai Trung Le looks at failures of various ballistic body armour, resulting in Kevlar maintaining its position as the king of personal protection.