South Korea is betting big on smart cities, and it’s showing up in the unlikeliest of places.
Manufacturing, Materials & Mobility
Industrial Strategy sub challenge
As we look forward to using autonomous cars on our roads, and having been lucky enough to experience some early prototypes, I wonder about the driving styles that Autonomous Control Systems (ACS) may have, and whether as passengers we will …
For the first time we have a sector-wide view of those enabling technologies in the UK collectively called Electech. Our report maps the breadth of the sector’s capabilities and cross-cutting application potential.
It puts forward a vision for the Electech sector and highlights key pathways to realise it.
Meet our Manufacturing, Materials and Mobility sector team experts bringing together the areas of:
Manufacturing and Materials, High Value Manufacturing, Advanced Materials, Land Transport (Automotive, Connected Transport & Connected and Autonomous Vehicles, Rail), Aerospace and Electronics, Sensors and Photonics.
This summer will mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission when astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin took humanity’s first steps on the moon. While space continues to inspire us as the Final Frontier, it should no longer be …
How much could businesses grow if we could harness innovation to improve their current products; to improve reliability and reduce rejection rates; to improve the manufacturing speed or reduce manufacturing costs; to expand markets by proving performance in new specifications?
It’s been over 160 years since Alexander Parkes created what many people regard to be the first thermoplastic, Parkesine, in Birmingham (that’s right – plastic is a UK innovation). Though Parkes himself never really achieved commercial success with his wonder …