Printing metals with crystal formations

Materials World magazine
Simulating crystal structures could improve strength of 3D-printed lattices. James Fernandes reports.

Making aluminium alloy 7075 weldable

Materials World magazine
Aluminium alloy 7075 can now be made weldable to remove the need for joins and reduce weight. Rhiannon Garth Jones reports.

Improving photodynamic therapy by turning visible light into infrared energy

Materials World magazine
Visible light can be converted into infrared energy through a chemical process. Idha Valeur finds out how it works.

IOM3 celebrates 150 years on its Inauguration Day 2019

On 25 February, IOM3 celebrated 150 years since the formation of the Iron and Steel Institute in 1869. A video is now available of highlights from the day.

IOM3 digital library offers access to failure related papers

Materials Failure Investigation Group
IOM3 has digitised content from the IOM3 archive, a small number of which relate to materials failure. These items are available on our digital library platform.