Have we finally found industrial graphene manufacture?

Materials World magazine
MIT joins the ranks with claims of a continuous, high-quality and scalable means of manufacturing graphene. Khai Trung Le reports.

The future of nuclear lies renewable success

Materials World magazine
As more and more countries persist with the shift away from nuclear, the sector may find an unlikely ally in renewable energy. Khai Trung Le talks to Audun Botterud on the promise of flexible nuclear.

Journey to the centre of the Earth

Materials World magazine
Exploiting the inexhaustible heat supply from the Earth’s core requires tools and materials that can withstand extreme conditions. Khai Trung Le looks at solutions from the DESCRAMBLE project.

The value of dematerialisation

Materials World magazine
Dematerialisation – the reduction of materials in products and services – may become a key tenet in the circular economy. But how do you define it, and how can materials science and industry benefit? Khai Trung Le reports.

Fred Starr recollects: Taken for granted

Materials World magazine
Fred Starr recollects who of his line managers formed him most and how he handled not being respected in the workplace.