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.

Caffeine kick for polymer gels

Materials World magazine
New polymer gels, catalysed with caffeine, could be used for drug delivery. Kathryn Allen reports.

Notice of 2018 IOM3 Annual General Meeting on 10 July

The 2018 Annual General Meeting of the Institute will be held at 2pm on 10 July at 297 Euston Road, London

Major investment in global subsea campus announced

Energy Transition Group
£31million investment to create an ambitious new state-of-the-art subsea manufacturing Centre of Excellence

Students present their products at the DIP competition final

University students from around the UK presented innovative new products to a panel of judges for the final of the 2018 Design Innovation in Plastics (DIP) competition.