Materials science & technology resources

A gateway to resources relating to the science and technology of materials

An understanding of the structure and properties of materials is fundamental to finding improved ways of processing and using materials, whatever their application.

IOM3 embraces the full spectrum of materials from nanomaterials, biomaterials, through metals, ceramics and polymers, to natural materials and minerals.


Materials science & technology news

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Children design DREAM wheelchair concept for young people

Five sites shortlisted for UK fusion energy plant

Materials science & technology resources

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Upcoming events

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  • CPD hours

Mechanical Testing Virtual Course

An introduction of the principles of testing and its importance

  • Free

Harold Moore Memorial Lecture

Laser Shock Peening: History of the Method and Current Research


Rubbercon 2021 to be held in Daegu, Korea on the 17-18 November.

Information services

Are you looking for information or advice on materials? Our Information Services team can help you find relevant articles and literature from our extensive library collections and provide signposting to sources of advice.  

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IOM3 Awards & Prizes

Awards in materials science & technology

2022 Awards & Prizes now open for entry

The 2022 IOM3 Awards & Prizes are now open for entry. Please consider nominating a colleague who deserves recognition for their professional achievements or outstanding contributions. Our awards cover all disciplines and career stages, with several open to members as well as non-members.

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Latest job vacancies

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IOM3 communities active in materials science & technology

Ceramics Society

Wood Technology Society

Polymer Society