Newsletter Issue 7

05 September 2023

Welcome to the latest edition of our newsletter.

As the UK’s world leading composite research and development facility, we’ve been forging ahead in the fields of composites, digital engineering, hydrogen, and sustainability.

The National Composites Centre's core research and development efforts are focused on fostering innovation, uncovering new opportunities, and empowering UK companies of all sizes to solve the world's most complex engineering challenges.

In the latest edition of our newsletter, we delve into our latest news, thought-provoking opinion pieces, and impactful case studies, sharing our professional training opportunities available in the coming months. 

News Highlights 

  • We’re delighted to welcome three new Non-Executive Directors, bringing invaluable expertise to the National Composites Centre.
  • We’re working to establish expertise in the accelerated design, test and manufacture of composite cryogenic systems.
  • We’re launching a joint industry project (JIP) on thermoplastic composite pipes (TCPs) for hydrogen distribution and material selection.
  • We’re collaborating with UK Atomic Energy Authority in progressing the development of Ceramic Matrix Composites.
  • We're hosting a new supercomputer for artificial intelligence (AI) and high-performance computing.

To engage or collaborate on the programmes and innovations we have shared, email: [email protected]

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