YMC Meets... Dr Chris Watson

Miss Aimee Goodall of the YMC spoke to Dr Chris Watson of Rolls-Royce plc.

William Menelaus - Celebrating a mentor

10 March sees the bicentenary of William Menelaus. Leslie M Shore examines the legacy of this renowned engineer-industrialist who played a role in the creation of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining.

The politics of mining

Michael Schwartz examines the ins and outs of the mining sector in Tanzania, and political efforts to make it a fundamental part of the country’s financial backbone.

Meeting the challenge

Stronger, high-temperature steels are being developed in an effort to improve the efficiency of conventional power plants and reduce CO2 emissions. Professor Scott Lockyer, Dr Mark Jepson and Dr David Allen discuss the potential of MarBN steels to meet these requirements.

3D printing, the Oxford way

Gary Peters talks to Sam Olof about a method to 3D print laboratory-grown cells to form living structures ​