Deep thinking

A research group in Australia are finding new ways to mine mineral resources more quickly, safely and cheaply. Guy Richards reports

Material of the month – Nickel

From the loose coins in our pockets to turbine blades and rechargeable batteries, they all have one thing in common – nickel

Get talking – fostering commercial and academic collaboration

Ian Sharp says a long-term approach should be taken to build the symbiotic relationship between universities and industry

Environmental innovation

Engineers for Jaguar Land Rover explain their work towards reducing the environmental impact of vehicles throughout their life-cycles

Q&A – John Blaymires

Rhiannon Garth Jones speaks to John Blaymires about the shale gas industry and the future of this contentious resource in the UK