Physics

In Depth

Making polymers perform – a research and technical transfer story

How do you set up and grow a new science-based technology company? Here, we uncover how Dr Don Wellings developed his passion for particles into a successful manufacturing company with a number of di…

Comment And Analysis

3 Ingredients for Effective Pharmaceutical Cybersecurity

The pharmaceutical industry faces growing pressure from cyber threats. Attacks on manufacturers and organizations involved in pharmaceutical logistics, like the COVID-19 vaccine cold chain, are becom…

Interviews

A research story: advancing mesoscopic physics

Behind every scientific breakthrough is an interested researcher, a legacy of knowledge and a lucky break. Dr Julien Barrier tells the story of how an observation during a training session led to a P…

Focal Point

Water droplet

This amazing image – Crack Patterns I, by Thomas Séon – shows a water droplet falling onto a silicon substrate at -36°C...