Advancing conductivity in coating for touchscreens

Materials World magazine
A new conductive coating has been incorporated into advanced solar cells, increasing their efficiency and stability. Shardell Joseph finds out more.

Eliminating cracks in 3D printed metal

Materials World magazine
A 3D printing laser technique could create metal alloy components with increased damage tolerance and resistance to high temperatures. Idha Valeur reports.

Tackling lung disease in quarries

Materials World magazine
Training programmes have been launched across Northern Ireland to reduce the higher than average rate of lung disease in quarry workers. Ceri Jones finds out more.

Patent of the Month - Energy recovery for a vehicle exhaust system

Materials World magazine
A patent relating to a novel energy recovery unit is discussed by Dr Tahsin Ali Kassam.

Oil industry round up

Materials World magazine
A look at some of the core events in the oil and gas sector.