A wind tunnel model used with adaptive rotating spar system

Morphing for efficient aircraft

Materials World magazine
Aircraft may soon be able to respond to varying external conditions using ‘smart morphing technologies’ that increase fuel efficiency, improve maneuverability and lower landing speeds.

The hip gets smart

Materials World magazine
Wirelessly monitoring and improving the real-time performance of bone implants is the goal of a project at the University of Porto, Portugal.

Question time for the CEO of IOM3

Clay Technology magazine
Clay Technology will be interviewing Bernie Rickinson, the Institute’s CEO, for a forthcoming issue. He is keen to answer some of your questions.

The Member's Benevolent Trust

The AGM of The Member’s Benevolent Trust (MBT) of IOM3 will be on 6 July 2010. There are seven vacancies to be filled on the MBT Board of Trustees.

SWMA President Brian Edy Awarded FIMMM

South Wales Materials Association
Brian Edy, President of South Wales Materials Association (SWMA) is awarded FIMMM by IOM3