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David Elliott

Interview: David Elliott on renewable energy

Following our very first IOP ebooksTM "Meet the author" webinar with David Elliott, we speak to him about his recently published book and the renewable energy industry.

09 Apr 2014Bristol, UK
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figshare and IOP Publishing join up to help authors share their work

IOP Publishing and figshare have announced a collaborative pilot to test new ways to help authors share figures and data from IOP's journals more easily.

09 Apr 2014Bristol, UK
Professor Paul Corkum

Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics receives Harvey Prize

Professor Paul Corkum has been presented with the Harvey Prize at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.

08 Apr 2014Bristol, UK
Professor Nessi

ATLAS project manager appointed as new scientific director of the Journal of Instrumentation

IOP Publishing and SISSA are delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Marzio Nessi as the new Scientific Director for the Journal of Instrumentation.

03 Apr 2014Bristol, 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.

Artificial heart to pump human waste into future robots

Covered by New Scientist, Fox News and Metro

. 08 Nov 2013Bioinspiration and Biomimetics

Heat waves to become more frequent and severe

Covered by the Independent and Guardian

. 15 Oct 2013Environmental Research Letters

Scientists model extraordinary performance of Bolt

Covered by BBC, USA Today and Popular Science

. 26 Jul 2013European Journal of Physics

Australian physicists cast new light on spin-bowling

Covered by Guardian, New York Times and The Telegraph

. 05 Jul 2013Physica Scripta

Researchers estimate over two millions death annually from air pollution

Covered by BBC News, Guardian and CNN

. 12 Jul 2013Environmental Research Letters

Helicopters take to the skies with the power of thought

Covered by the BBC, Daily Mail and Nature

05 Jun 2013Journal of Neural Engineering

Research news

cancer cells

3D printing cancer cells to mimic tumours

A group of researchers in China and the US have successfully created a 3D model of a cancerous tumour using a 3D printer.

11 Apr 2014Bristol, UK

"RoboClam" hits new depths as robotic digger

A digging robot inspired by the unique mechanisms employed by the Atlantic razor clam has been created by a group of researchers in the US.

10 Apr 2014Bristol, UK
2D Materials cover

Researchers probe the next generation of 2D material

IOP Publishing's new materials journal, 2D Materials, has published its very first issue.

07 Apr 2014Bristol, UK
extreme winters

Warm North Atlantic Ocean promotes extreme winters in US and Europe

The extreme cold weather observed across Europe and the east coast of the US in recent winters could be partly down to natural, long-term variations in sea surface temperatures, according to a new study published today.

02 Apr 2014Bristol, UK
physics world

April's Physics World: Should physicists work to the sound of silence?

In this month’s issue of Physics World, Felicity Mellor, a senior lecturer in science communication at Imperial College London, questions whether the requirement of the modern physicist to collaborate and communicate is preventing the intellectual progress brought about by silence and solitude.

01 Apr 2014Bristol, UK
bowel disease

Stool samples provide marker for bowel disease

A novel method for distinguishing different types of bowel disease using the stool samples of patients has been created by a group of researchers in the UK.

28 Mar 2014Bristol, UK
counterfeit fingerprints

Anti-counterfeit fingerprints made from silver nanowires

Unique patterns made from tiny, randomly scattered silver nanowires have been created by a group of researchers from South Korea in an attempt to authenticate goods and tackle the growing problem of counterfeiting.

21 Mar 2014Bristol, UK