BMetA is affiliated to the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining. Its aim is to disseminate information on materials processing and properties to industry and academia in the West Midlands region.

Programme 2012- 2013

Thursday 11, October 2012

Rare Earth Magnets:Resources & Recycling.

Alan Walton University of Birmingham

Thursday 25 October 2012

Zero Minerals and Carbon H2, by Electrolysis

Steve Jones ITM Power

Thursday 8 November 2012

Sir Alan Cottrell: An Appreciation

Ray Smallman University of Birmingham

Thursday 22 November 2012

The History of Electricity

Toby Norris University of Aston

Thursday 6 December 2012

Future Propulsion Technologies for the Railways

Stuart Hillmansen The Rail Centre Ulniversity of Birmingham

Thursday 14 February 2013

The Role of Polymers in Sport

Mike Jenkins University of Birmingham

Thursday 28 February 2013

The Metallurgy of Spent Nuclear Fuel

Steve Walters National Nuclear Laboratories

Thursday 14 March 2013

West Midlands Heat of the IoM3 National Lecture Competition

The University of Birmingham

Thursday 28 March 2013

The Future of Metal Production in Birmingham

A Discussion Chaired by Ian Dillamore University of Birmingham

Thursday 31 January 2013

The Industrial Enlightenment in the West Midlands

Malcolm Dick

Unless indicated otherwise, these lectures will be held in the Small Lecture Theatre (GD20) on the Ground Floor in the School of Metallurgyand Materials. There will be a buffet and drinks at 6.00 pm, followed by the talk at 6.30 pm. All are Welcome.