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Featured events

Thu 26 Nov 2015

Generate Novel Functional Materials Using Synthetic Biology for Defence

All Day

“Synthetic Biology Approaches To Generate Novel Functional Materials To Address Defence Challenges” A Project Development Workshop to bring about collaborative projects. The Defence Science and...

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Tue 01 Dec 2015

Predictive Multiscale Materials Modelling - Turing Gateway Event

All Day

Background The multiscale/multiphysics nature of materials gives rise to extremely challenging and unique mathematical and algorithmic problems currently prohibiting uncertainty quantification and...

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Wed 02 Dec 2015

Formed in the UK 2 (FitUK2)

08:30 until 16:30

Following on from the success of Formed in the UK, held in Coventry in 2013, FitUK2 will provide an update on the status of research activities and industrial challenges associated with metal...

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Thu 03 Dec 2015


10:00 until 16:00

The programme for the 2015 SAA/BASA Christmas seminar is now available. Topics will primarily concentrate on REACh issues, recycling using dismantleable adhesives and coatings and surface...

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Lasers could rapidly make materials hotter than the Sun

Lasers could heat materials to temperatures hotter than the centre of the Sun in only 20...

'Fool's gold battery' developed as alternative to lithium ion

(MENAFN - Al-Anbaa) Lithium ion batteries power a wide range of electronics, including...

Trampolining water droplets

Materials that actively repel water and ice very strongly are sought after by the aviation...

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