As of the July/August issue, our UK members will see a change in their Materials World member magazine – most issues will no longer arrive in a wrapper. The switch is part of a larger IOM3 effort to reduce our waste footprint.
Congratulations to Professor Nigel Brandon OBE FREng FRS CEng FIMMM who has been recently elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of London in recognition of his work on electrochemical devices for energy applications.
Congratulations to Professor David Williams FREng FLSW CEng FIMMM who has been elected as a Fellow of the Learned Society of Wales for his outstanding contribution to the world of learning and demonstrating connection to Wales.
This year's Young Persons' Lecture Competition UK final took place virtually on 5 May 2021. Competitors gave a lecture of 15 minutes on a topic related to materials, minerals, mining, packaging, clay technology and wood science and engineering.
The QEPrize is open to nominations for engineers from anywhere in the world and is awarded to up to five engineers responsible for a bold, groundbreaking engineering innovation of global benefit to humanity.
Our next rolls online series will take place next week (23 June) focused on 'Roll surface treatments & assessments' focusing on latest advances and new challenges in rolls technology developments.
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