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  • Enter the ceramic matrix

    The rise of ceramic matrix composites is an opportunity for the UK supply chain. Dr. David King CEng MIMMM, Dr. Matthew Porter MIMMM, and Dr. Andrew Limmack at the National Composites Centre elaborate on the expanding applications and growing market, as published in IOM3. 

  • “Ground-breaking moment for science, innovation and technology” as UK’s most powerful supercomputer is officially online and debuts in global league

    The UK’S fastest and most powerful supercomputer, located at the University of Bristol, is now officially online, with pioneering technology helping to make the UK a world leader in artificial intelligence.
  • Space Symposium Success – a week to remember for the South West Space Partnership

    In April we headed over to Colorado to take part in our very first Space Symposium. With both UK companies and international players in attendance, there was ample opportunity to showcase the potential of the UK’s largest space technology cluster to a global market – and make some valuable connections in the meantime.
  • NCC Newsletter Issue 9

    Catch up with the latest edition of news from the National Composites Centre.
  • Machine learning expedites analysis of ultrasound inspection data

    The National Composites Centre has successfully developed a proof-of-concept machine learning tool that has the potential to drastically speed up the analysis of non-destructive testing (NDT).


  • Birmingham
    Read more about Smart Factory Expo

    Smart Factory Expo

    05 - 06 Jun 2024
    The National Composites Centre will be joining the High Value Manufacturing (HVM) Catapult at Smart Factory Expo, 5-6 June, being held at the NEC Birmingham, located at stand 4-D80, with Innovate UK.
  • NCC
    Read more about Hydrogen Supply Chain Opportunities in the South West

    Hydrogen Supply Chain Opportunities in the South West

    11 Jun 2024
    The National Composites Centre will be hosting 'Hydrogen Supply Chain Opportunities in the South West', on behalf of Hydrogen South West and the Hydrogen Innovation Initiative (HII), taking place 11th June, 2-4pm.

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