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Thermometer
50-50 Chance of Key 1.5C Temperature Rise in the next 5 years

There is now a 50-50 chance that temperatures will temporarily exceed the key 1.5C threshold for global warming in the next five years.

By Philip Barnes | 17 May 2022

Road
New Use for Recycled Nappies

New technology could provide a solution to used nappies in landfill.

By Eleanor Hubble | 6 May 2022

Training
The Importance of Skills in Modern-Day Manufacturing

The dilemma of how to mitigate corporate brain drain is a hot topic for manufacturers...

By Eleanor Hubble | 21 April 2022

Gold
Are We Running Out of Gold?

By Eleanor Hubble | 8 April 2022

Aviation
What Must The Aerospace Industry Do To Decarbonize?

By Dr Ben Cockings | 23 March 2022

Facemasks
Recycling the Waste from the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Catherine Glaznieks | 16 March 2022

Image courtesy of Asier Marzo
Tractor Beam Grabs Hold of Objects

By Dr Khalil Khan | 8 March 2022

Dr Nathan Cooze
5th Ferrous Metallurgy Symposium

By Dr Nathan Cooze | 4 March 2022

Hydrogen
Catalysts in Hydrogen Production

By Philip Barnes | 22 February 2022

WRC
The EV Evolution of WRC

By Dr Tom Taylor | 7 February 2022

Battery
2022 – The Year for Greener Batteries

By Dr Ben Cockings | 1 February 2022

Welding
Welding in the Era of Industry 4.0

By Bryan Jones | 24 January 2022

Robot
Robots with Social Skills

By Dr Farzaneh Hafezi | 18 January 2022

Toyota
Toyota GB to Remanufacture Vehicles up to Three Times

By Eleanor Hubble | 7 January 2022

Snowflake
The Science of Snowflakes

By Eleanor Hubble | 14 December 2021

Mathematics
Can Studying Mathematics Help Brain Development?

By Dr Farzaneh Hafezi | 2 December 2021

Mobile Phone Tower
Self-Powered Mobile Masts

By Catherine Glaznieks | 29 November 2021

Oyster
Pearls - Inspiration for New Materials

By Catherine Glaznieks | 18 November 2021

Drone
Alternative Transport Solutions

By Catherine Glaznieks | 5 November 2021

COP26
COP26 – 5 Great Environmentalists

By Philip Barnes | 26 October 2021

METaL Birthday
METaL 10 Year Anniversary

By Eleanor Hubble & Philip Barnes | 4 October 2021

Green Jobs
The Rise of Green Jobs

By Eleanor Hubble | 14 September 2021

Automation
Accelerated Industrial Automation in Wales

By Eleanor Hubble | 7 September 2021

Steel Industry
World’s First Delivery of “Green Steel”

By Eleanor Hubble | 19 August 2021

Llanberis Slate
Wales Industrial Heritage Site Recognised by UNESCO

By Eleanor Hubble | 2 August 2021

fluids
Go with the Flow – The Fluidity of Fluids

By Dr Nathan Cooze | 20 July 2021

Chartership
The Rocky Road to Chartership

By Dr Nathan Cooze | 12 July 2021

Olympics
Green Credentials of the Tokyo Olympics

By Catherine Glaznieks | 7 July 2021

IOM3
Dr Nathan Cooze Wins 2021 IOM3 Frank Fitzgerald Medal & Travel Grant

By Eleanor Hubble & Dr Nathan Cooze | 1 July 2021

Hydrogen
Net Zero FutureGrid

By Dr Khalil Khan | 29 June 2021

Petrol Station
Petrol Stations: A Thing of the Past?

By Eleanor Hubble | 14 June 2021

The EPSRC Prosperity Partnership in Rapid Alloy Prototyping
Guest Blog - The Prosperity Partnership

By Dr Hollie Cockings | 13 May 2021

SPECIFIC IKC
Guest Blog - SPECIFIC IKC

By Mark Spratt | 4 May 2021

Mouthguard Testing
Guest Blog - SMaRT Ltd

By Colin Small | 26 April 2021

SUSTAIN
Guest Blog - SUSTAIN

By Rebecca Waldram | 12 April 2021

ION Leadership
Guest Blog - ION Leadership

By Suzanne Parry Jones | 1 April 2021

Materials Academy Swansea University
Guest Blog - M2A

By Dr Vivienne Jenkins | 25 March 2021

ASTUTE2020+
Guest Blog - ASTUTE2020+

By Rhian Jeffs | 12 March 2021

Technocamps
Guest Blog - Technocamps

By Megan Chick | 26 February 2021

Jet Engine
Could CO2 be turned into Jet Fuel?

By Dr Ben Cockings | 10 February 2021

Testing
METaL Project Teams Up with SMaRT

By Philip Barnes | 29 January 2021

North Wales
North Wales Growth Deal Approved

By Philip Barnes | 25 January 2021

Upskilling
2021 Recovery Hinges on Skills

By Eleanor Hubble | 20 January 2021

Tata Steel
Tata Steel Virtual Tour

By Eleanor Hubble | 8 January 2021

Hydrogen Butterfly
Butterfly Inspired Hydrogen Sensor Powered by Light

By Philip Barnes | 14 December 2020

Manufacturing
Exciting Future for AMRC Cymru

By Philip Barnes | 2 December 2020

Owl
Owl Feathers to Reduce Aircraft Noise?

By Eleanor Hubble | 20 November 2020

Power
Mast Upgrade Switched On

By Eleanor Hubble | 9 November 2020

Leaves Photosynthesis
Creating Fuel from Thin Air

By Eleanor Hubble | 3 November 2020

JCB
The Hydrogen Tech Revolution

By Eleanor Hubble | 22 October 2020

Covid Test
Bosch Develops Rapid Test for COVID-19

By Dr Farzaneh Hafezi | 8 October 2020

Skills
Challenges and Opportunities for Work Based Learning

By Dr Khalil Khan | 2 October 2020

Climate Change
The Role of Engineers in Combating Climate Change

By Dr Khalil Khan | 21 September 2020

Steel
Making Steel in the 2020’s

By Dr Khalil Khan | 11 September 2020

Drones
Drones Provide Solutions to COVID-19 Challenges

By Eleanor Hubble | 13 July 2020

WES
International Women in Engineering Day 2020

By Catherine Glaznieks | 25 June 2020

Corrosion & Coatings Technology
The METaL Project Goes Online

By Catherine Glaznieks | 8 June 2020

Air Pollution
Environmental Impact and Covid-19

By Catherine Glaznieks | 26 May 2020

Gas Circulation of a Blast Furnace
Gas Circulation of a Blast Furnace

By Bryan Jones | 5 May 2020

Introduction to Fibre Optics
Introduction to Fibre Optics

By Chris Angle | 5 May 2020

Electroplating
Electroplating

By Dr Khalil Khan | 5 May 2020

Rust Corrosion
Corrosion Awareness Day - 24th April 2020

By Dr Khalil Khan | 24 April 2020

smartphone
Tata Steel Construction – New Design App

By Dr Daryn Taylor | 20 April 2020

Drones in Manufacturing
Drones and Manufacturing

By Philip Barnes | 14 April 2020

online learning
The Benefits of Online Study

By Dr Khalil Khan | 6 April 2020

NHS Worker
Royal Mint to Manufacture Visors for NHS

By Philip Barnes | 30 March 2020

Crevice Corrosion
Learn About...Crevice Corrosion

By Chris Angle | 20 March 2020

Manufacturing
Manufacturing During Times of Crisis

By Eleanor Hubble | 18 March 2020

Innovative Photonics
Innovative Photonics in Wales Conference

By Dr Michael Shakib | 10 March 2020

IWD2020
International Women's Day 2020 #EachforEqual

By Eleanor Hubble | 9 March 2020

Testing
Challenges in Materials Testing

By Bryan Jones | 3 March 2020

Materials Research Exchange 2020
Materials Research Exchange 2020

By Eleanor Hubble | 27 February 2020

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Hot Wire TIG Welding

By Bryan Jones | 10 February 2020

black-asian-minority-ethnic-students-engineering-network
Black Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) Students in Engineering Network

By Dr Khalil Khan & Catherine Glaznieks | 31 January 2020

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Developing Courses to Meet Company Needs

By Dr Michael Shakib | 21 January 2020

Headset
A Headset Which Non-Surgically Links Human Brains

By Dr Farzaneh Hafezi | 16 January 2020

DRB Group
DRB Group Factory Tour

By Dr Khalil Khan | 8 January 2020

work based learning
Work Based Learning for Welsh Industry

By Philip Barnes | 6 January 2020

Car manufacturing
Top 5 Manufacturing Trends in 2019

By Dr Daryn Taylor | 17 December 2019

Wales Nuclear Forum
Swansea University Hosts the Wales Energy Showcase

By Catherine Glaznieks & Helen Crawford | 9 December 2019

Sustainable forestry
Sustainable Forestry

By Bryan Jones | 25 November 2019

Pressure Systems
Pressure Systems

By Dr Daryn Taylor | 18 November 2019

Energy & Power
Energy and Power- The Science Behind the Systems

By Dr Michael Shakib | 11 November 2019

The North Wales Business Exhibition 2019
The North Wales Business Exhibition 2019

By Philip Barnes | 4 November 2019

IoT and LoRaWAN
IoT and LoRaWAN

By Dr Thomas Lewis | 31 October 2019

Cardiff Capital Skills
Skills Development Across the Cardiff Capital Region

By Philip Barnes | 28 October 2019

Battery
From Frogs Legs to Car Power – The Battery

By Philip Barnes & Dr Khalil Khan | 22 October 2019

Rhys Charles SWMA Dinner
Circular Economy in Wales

By Dr Daryn Taylor & Dr Farzaneh Hafezi | 15 October 2019

SWMA Dinner METaL Project M2A
SWMA Dinner 2019

By Dr Khalil Khan | 15 October 2019

Arc Welding Additive Manufactuing
Arc Welding and Additive Manufacturing

By Bryan Jones | 7 October 2019

Corrosion on Titanic
Corrosion of the Titanic

By Dr Khalil Khan | 24 September 2019

Practical Metallurgy
Practice Makes Perfect

By Dr Michael Shakib | 24 September 2019

Planet Earth - Environment
Focus On: Environmental Impact & Sustainability

By Dr Khalil Khan | 24 September 2019

Wales Women in STEM: Inaugural Symposium
Wales Women in STEM: Inaugural Symposium

By Helen Crawford & Eleanor Hubble | 23 September 2019

Recycling
The Recycling Challenge

By Eleanor Hubble | 26 July 2019

METAL Joins Forces with UK Steel Enterprise

By Phil Barnes | 18 June 2019

World Environment Day
World Environment Day 2019

By Catherine Glaznieks | 6 June 2019

Roadshow
Innovation and Skills for Manufacturing Roadshows

By Eleanor Hubble & Phil Barnes | 29 May 2019

Hearts (Published in Advanced Science 2019)
3D Printed Human Hearts

By Dr Farzaneh Hafezi | 25 April 2019

Women
International Women's Day 2019 #BalanceForBetter

By Catherine Glaznieks | 18 March 2019

Alternative Welding Configurations
Updating Existing METaL Courses

By Catherine | 30 January 2019

Imaging
Advanced Imaging Taster Session

By Philip Barnes | 28 January 2019

Women in Business Awards 2018
Women in Business Awards 2018

By Catherine Glaznieks | 27 November 2018

Energy & Power
Focus On: Energy and Power

By Dr Michael Shakib | 10 October 2018

Maths Tutorial
Student Support from the METaL Team

By Eleanor Hubble | 28 September 2018

Julie Morgan AM
Julie Morgan AM Visits the Bay Campus

By Eleanor Hubble | 10 July 2018

CAD
Focus On: Introduction to CAD 2D & 3D

By Dr Daryn Taylor BEng EngD CEng MIMechE | 29 May 2018

Wall of Women
International Women's Day 2018

By Eleanor Hubble | 24 May 2018

Metallurgy
Focus On: Practical Metallurgy

By Dr Michael Shakib | 19 March 2018

Introduction to Materials Engineering
Focus On: Introduction to Materials Engineering

By The METaL Team | 9 February 2018

Bacteria
Cyborg Bacteria Soaking in the Sun

By Dr Khalil Khan | 8 December 2017

Satellite
Know Your Physics

By Dr Lee Bridgeman | 22 November 2017

Aerogel
Sol-Gels and Aerogels Explained

By Dr Khalil Khan | 19 October 2017

Autolink
Welsh Automotive Forum - Autolink 2017

By Phil Barnes | 5 October 2017

Galvanizing
Galvanizers Association Industry Open Day

By Eleanor Hubble | 25 September 2017

Circular Economy Model
The Circular Economy

By Eleanor Hubble | 7 September 2017

Star cluster, 20,000 light years from Earth.
The UK Space Program

By Bryan Jones & Dr Khalil Khan | 18 August 2017

The Welsh Business Show, Carmarthenshire 2017
The Welsh Business Show, Carmarthenshire 2017

By Phil Barnes | 27 July 2017

ION Leadership
ION Leadership ‘Power Hour’

By Dr Khalil Khan | 3 July 2017

Industry 4.0

By Dr Khalil Khan | 6 June 2017

TATA Steel Engineering Achievement Ceremony

By Dr Khalil Khan | 1 February 2017

Design for Reliability
Design for Reliability

By Bryan Jones | 16 January 2017

The Active Classroom
First In Class

By Dr Khalil Khan | 8 December 2016