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Modelling and design tools adapting to new materials

GaN on silicon carbide wafers

14 September 2015

The growing use of silicon alternatives such as gallium nitride and silicon carbide is forcing changes in electronic modelling and design software

Classic Project: Routemaster (RM) Bus

Routemaster bus graphic

14 September 2015

The Routemaster double-decker bus is widely regarded as a British design icon. First introduced in 1956, a few are still running on a popular tourist route in London.

The Ceres Ion Drive opens new possibilities for space exploration

Nasas Evolutionary Xenon Thruster NEXT

14 September 2015

A low-fuel engine that accelerates a spacecraft slowly over many years could open up new possibilities for solar system exploration.