Goodfellow inspires use of ceramics at internationally recognised museum

Goodfellow has recently provided high performance and advanced ceramics for a permanent exhibition at the National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh. Spanning from the nineteenth century to the present day the exhibition displays the impact of ceramic use on health and hygiene applications in domestic and medical settings as well as decorative items. Opened Spring … Continued

University of Ghent uses Deben CT5000 to investigate the Uniaxial Compressive Strength of depositional limestone

Woolpit, United Kingdom, 7th February 2018: Deben, a leading provider of in-situ testing stages together with innovative accessories and components for microscopy, reports on how the University of Ghent have used the Deben CT5000 to study the Uniaxial Compressive Strength of four different depositional limestones. Sourced from the Paris Basin these limestones are often used … Continued

Stellenbosch University use the Deben CT500 to gain new insights into the mechanical properties of Microlattice structures

Woolpit, United Kingdom, 11th March 2019: Deben, a leading provider of in-situ testing stages together with innovative accessories and components for microscopy, reports on Stellenbosch University’s research into the production and mechanical properties of microlattice structures. Stellenbosch University have used both laser-based powder bed fusion (LPBF) and in situ microCT systems to study Ti6A14V microlattice … Continued

Stellenbosch University study the morphology and mechanical properties of snake fangs using the Deben CT500

Woolpit, United Kingdom, 11th March, 2019: Deben, a leading provider of in-situ testing stages together with innovative accessories and components for microscopy, reports on the study of snake fangs at Stellenbosch University. The university used the Deben CT500 in the process of analysing the internal and external morphology and mechanical properties of venomous snake fangs. … Continued

Q&A with Tom Wasley, Senior Research Engineer, Manufacturing Technology Centre

Tom Wasley is the Lead engineer in Ceramic Additive Manufacturing within the National Centre for AM at the MTC. He is speaking at The Advanced Materials Show 2019. 1. Tom, you are responsible for the proposal, technical delivery and management of Ceramic AM related projects. What are you working on currently? Unfortunately, the confidential nature … Continued

Q&A with Michael Edwards, Business Director – Advanced Materials, Thomas Swan

Thomas Swan & Co. Ltd. is an independent chemical manufacturing company. With offices and warehousing in the UK, USA, and China, the growing company exports to over 80 countries worldwide. Thomas Swan’s Advanced Materials division is a global leader in the development and supply of carbon nanomaterials and other 2D materials for new and emerging … Continued

Q&A with James Baker, CEO of Graphene@Manchester

1. At the start of the year, the Graphene Engineering and Innovation Centre (GEIC) became operational with the vision of seeing ‘industry-led development in graphene applications in partnership with academics’. How has the response been so far from industry? The GEIC was officially opened in Dec 2018 and we had over 600 visitors including c250 from … Continued

Spotlight on Exhibitor – Glassflake

What technologies or materials do you specialise in? Glassflake Ltd specialise in the manufacture of platelet, high aspect ratio glassflake. Glassflake Ltd has patented an innovative manufacturing process which has enabled accurate control of glass composition and the production of thinner flake (as low as 100nm) with uniform thickness and exceptional consistency. Glassflake is used … Continued

100+ exhibitors already confirmed

The Advanced Materials Show, taking place at The Telford International Centre (UK) from10-11 July 2019, has announced it has secured more than 100 confirmed exhibitors. The first in the series, The Advanced Materials Show is the world’s only event dedicated to high-performance materials technology, innovation, design and use. Co-located with Ceramics UK, The Advanced Materials Show exhibition and … Continued

Q&A with Sean Appleton, General Sales & Marketing Manager, 3M

In the latest in our series of interviews with members of our Advisory Board speaker panel, we talk to Sean Appleton, General Sales & Marketing Manager, 3M. 1. Your passion is innovation, what do you think has been the greatest innovation in the Advanced Materials industry recently? I am particularly impressed by the pace of development in … Continued