Welsh mining’s comeback

Welsh minerals has a glittering revival. Michael Schwartz takes a look.

Q&A: Paul Davies

Paul Davies, Head of Engineering at University of South Wales, UK, talks to Ellis Davies about the university’s new aerospace academy in Dubai, UAE.

Making materials

Ashley Pursglove* explores the journey of materials development company Mμrex through projects, from medical devices to recycled plastics.

Graphene in the real world

Andrew J Pollard* and Charles A Clifford** of the National Physical Laboratory, UK, talk on the characterisation of graphene as a vehicle towards wider commercialisation.

A centenary celebration for women’s engineering

The Women’s Engineering Society has seen some significant figures and important events in both equality and engineering. Dawn Bonfield looks over the society’s last 100 years.