Jake at Nenthead smelting mill in June 2008

Dr John Kenneth Almond - Obituary

Cleveland Institution of Engineers
Dr J K Almond, or Jake as he was known, was an active member of the CIE and many other organisations. He passed away on December 13th 2018. His obituary reveals an active and very interesting life.

High-performance materials for supercapacitors

Materials World magazine
New materials developed for supercapacitors are proven to have higher voltage and improved stability.

Artificial intelligence could help control material properties

Materials World magazine
Material properties can change by applying a small amount of strain, and researchers have found a way to control these changes.

Steel to be carbon-neutral by 2040

Materials World magazine
The UK government has launched a new programme to aimed at delivering a cleaner, more sustainable steel industry.

Applications open for the Materials Science Venture Prize 2019

Applications are currently invited for the 2019 annual Venture Prize to support the commercialisation of materials science research or technology.