Mechanised lithogeochemical sampling at Mavis Lake

Hunting for lithium

The Canadian search for lithium resources.
Cladding brick

The aesthetic of waste

Recognising the potential of mineral waste as an alternative to traditional construction materials.

Nanocomposites for bone repair

Researchers at Cambridge have developed a new chemical method to simultaneously produce and disperse mineral nanoparticles in a polymeric matrix for bone repair.
Heating element based on a ceramic-carbon nanotube nanocomposite

Sparking advanced ceramics

Spark plasma sintering can be used to develop ceramics with valuable properties.
The Sellafield site in West Cumbria, UK

Cementing change in nuclear waste

The development of cement mixtures to safely contain nuclear waste.