Data analytics and the materials cycle

Data has the potential to revolutionise the materials industry, from extraction to processing to commercialisation. But it can only do so with the right mix of technology, skills and strategy

Professor Asa Barber talks limpet teeth for materials science

Ledetta Asfa-Wossen finds out about the exciting possibilities ofsuper strong limpet teeth for materials science

Spotlight – testing and inspection

Phased array technology, disruptive fundraisers and an NDT market worth US$4.78bil are among the latest developments in the testing and inspection sector.

Natural materials robots - cleaning oil spills and exploring planets

While conventional robotics proceeds with emulating humanity, natural materials robotics may provide the solution to exploring planets, performing in vivo healthcare by looking to wasp protein and fungus

Obituary – Dr Wally Eldred MBE FREng CEng FIMMM

Dr Wally Eldred had a lifelong career in the nuclear industry. He died in December 2015.