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From Timber to Trees

The Wood Technology Society
WTS Board Member, Bronia Stefanowski, reports on her attendance at the recent and very lively "From Timber To Trees" conference hosted by Edinburgh Napier University.

IOM3 supports Rushlight Awards 2019-2020

IOM3 are pleased to support the Rushlight Awards. The awards are designed specifically to support and promote all the latest clean technologies, innovations, initiatives and deployment projects for businesses and...

Patent of the month – Creep strain measurement

Materials World magazine
A patent relating to high-temperature creep strain measurement using digital image correlation is discussed by Dr Tahsin Ali Kassam.

Controversy over UK shale

Materials World magazine
New research suggests that UK shale gas reserves could be exhausted in less than 10 years – far lower than previously thought. Ceri Jones finds out more.

How graphene deters mosquitoes

Materials World magazine
Graphene proves to protect against mosquito bites and also neutralises their awareness of a human presence. Ceri Jones reports.