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New format for 95,000 articles to deliver enhanced reading experience

A couple of years ago we launched the article evolutionTM programme designed to improve the online delivery of our research articles, making all our new content going forward available in an enhanced HTML view, in addition to the standard PDF.

28 Jul 2015Bristol, UK
Elwin Gardeur

IOP Publishing appoints Elwin Gardeur as Senior Regional Corporate Sales Manager

IOP Publishing has today announced the appointment of Elwin Gardeur as Senior Regional Corporate Sales Manager.

14 Jul 2015Amersfoort, The Netherlands
Professor Chennupati Jagadish

JPhysD Section Editor wins IEEE Nanotechnology Pioneer Award

Congratulations to Professor Chennupati Jagadish, Section Editor of Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics (JPhysD), who has been awarded the IEEE Nanotechnology Pioneer Award.

06 Jul 2015Bristol, UK

IOP Publishing in the news

Many of IOP's products, people and developments regularly appear in the media. A selection of this coverage is listed below. IOP Publishing is not responsible for the content of external internet sites.

Smart material chin strap harvests energy from chewing

Covered by BBC News, Daily Mail and Vice Magazine

17 Sept 2014Smart Materials and Structures

Used-cigarette butts offer energy storage solution

Covered by the Popular Science, Guardian and Daily Mail

05 Aug 2014Nanotechnology

Researchers target smartphone cameras with "smart glass" micro iris

Covered by BBC and Gizmag

19 Jun 2014Journal of Optics

Scientists find best way to rid a garden of snails

Covered by The Telegraph, LA Times and The Independent

16 May 2014Physica Scripta

High speed solar winds increase lightning strikes on Earth

Covered by Nature News, Guardian and New Scientist

15 May 2014Environmental Research Letters

Research news

Mario Hofmann

A cost-effective solution to tuned graphene production

Graphene has been called the miracle material but the single-atomic layer material is still seeking its place in the materials world. Now a method to make 'defective' graphene could provide the answer.

30 Jul 2015Bristol, UK
PLGA PEG constructs (c) IOPP 2015

The bioprinted 'play dough' capable of cell and protein transfer

Scientists have developed a new technique allowing the bioprinting at ambient temperatures of a strong paste similar to 'play dough' capable of incorporating protein-releasing microspheres.

03 Jul 2015London, UK
3D of snake skin pattern on steel pin

Friction reduction breakthrough is no snake oil

Snake skin inspired surfaces smash records, providing an astonishing 40% friction reduction in tests of high performance materials.

01 July 2015Bristol, UK
photo of cockroach and robot

Cockroach-inspired robot uses body streamlining to negotiate obstacles

Researchers at University of California, Berkeley have taken inspiration from the cockroach to create a robot that can use its body shape to manoeuvre through a densely cluttered environment.

23 Jun 2015Bristol, UK
Photo of Elderly couple

Climate change won't reduce winter deaths

In a study that contradicts the received wisdom on health impacts of climate change, scientists say that we shouldn't expect substantial reduction in winter deaths as a result of global warming.

19 Jun 2015Bristol, UK

Improving the delivery of chemotherapy with graphene

A new study has proposed using graphene as an alternative coating for catheters to improve the delivery of chemotherapy drugs.

02 Jun 2015Bristol, UK