Magic of Materials Summer School 2023

Tuesday, 11 Jul 2023

Virtual Event

On Tuesday 11 July, Sean Cooper, Chief Engineer, Defence & Space at National Composites Centre will be delivering a lecture on an 'Introduction to Composites' at the Magic of Materials Summer School.

Applications for the residential summer school have now closed however, Sean’s lecture and a series of talks that are being live streamed to students throughout the duration of the school via Zoom will be made available. To access them please sign up for the lecture series below. One sign up is all that is required to access any of the programme of talks.

The Magic of Materials Summer School is organised and run by the Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining in partnership with St Paul's School, London and Discover Materials.


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