Biomaterial reduces infection risk

Materials World magazine
A new material may prevent infections acquired from being in a hospital. Idha Valeur reports.

Cost of UKCS oil and gas decommissioning continues to fall

Oil & Gas Division
The estimated cost of decommissioning the UKCS’s remaining oil and gas infrastructure is continuing to reduce, according to the latest analysis by the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA).

SMEA Schools Activites

Sheffield Metallurgical and Engineering Association
An update on the activities the SMEA undertakes with students

Get talking – Pride in STEM

Materials World magazine
The recent LGBT in STEM day cast a spotlight on the current state of inclusivity in science. Dr Ben Britton* FIMMM discusses the need for greater action from everyone.

Smart materials made in minutes using eco-friendly acoustic technique

Materials World magazine
An eco-friendly technique that can produce metal-organic frameworks in minutes has been demonstrated by using sound waves to manipulate atoms. Shardell Joseph finds out more.