Professor Dr Wladimir W Krysko CEng FIMMM (Obit)

Professor Dr Wladimir W Krysko, who died in Watford, Hertfordshire, on 23 February 2009, spent most of his working life in the academic world.

Kevin Farrell FIMMM (Obit)

Kevin Farrell, Chief Executive of the British Ceramic Confederation (BCC) for 25 years, died peacefully at the Douglas MacMillan Hospice in the early hours of 28 March 2009.

New life for an old reaction - catalysts for the Fischer-Tropsch reaction

The Fischer-Tropsch reaction may offer an economical way to produce third generation biofuels from agricultural waste. This will be largely dependent on the identification and development of improved catalysts.

Surface Engineering Division - Hub

[img_assist|nid=25972|title=Surface Engineering Division Hub|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=92|height=100] The SED Technology Hub is under development but when live will allow members to access information and articles on each of the technology sectors within the hub (Transport, Packaging, Energy, Manufacturing, Consumer Products and Medical) and allow members to access articles on the supporting technologies (Legislation/REACH, Education/Training, Best Practice and Metrology/Measurement).
Sustainable home from former shipping container

Shipping out sustainable homes - homes from shipping containers

Undergraduates at Somerset College, UK, have designed sustainable homes made from former shipping containers as part of a competition set by local firm, Radical Homes.