Lead paste recycling

A more environmentally friendly technique for recycling lead paste from lead acid batteries has received a proof-of-concept grant from the UK’s East of England Development Agency (EEDA). The method reduces energy consumption as well as carbon and sulphur dioxide emissions, compared to existing approaches.

SISI Wilkinson lecture looks at chain making history

The Staffordshire Iron and Steel Institute held their Wilkinson Memorial Lecture evening in April 2008 at the Dudley Museum and Art gallery. The annual lecture, acknowledging the enterprise of John...

Young Persons’ Lecture Competition 2008 Final

A PhD student at the University of Sheffield has won the 2008 Young Persons' Lecture Competition 2008 with a thought provoking lecture on digital manufacture for medicine

Spring 2008: Society for Adhesion and Adhesives, One Day Symposium on Bio- and Nano-inspired Adhesion

A full report on the Society for Adhesion and Adhesives one-day symposium on Bio- and Nano-inspired Adhesion.

IOM3 Award and Prize winners 2008 announced

The recipients of the Institute’s Award and Prizes for 2008 have been announced.