Published 02 Aug 2022 in Events
Materials in Manufacturing the Future Series: Series Update
The LightForm EPSRC Programme grant, in collaboration with The Henry Royce Institute, has been running a seminar series...
Published 01 Aug 2022 in News
Staff Update August 2022
There have been some recent changes to staff at LightForm, with two additions to the team, and one leaving. ...
Published 29 Jul 2022 in News
LightForm Students Attend the Advanced Metallic Systems Centre for Doctoral Training International Student Conference
The advanced metallic systems centre for doctoral training (AMS CDT) international student conference was held at the Dublin...
Published 27 Jul 2022 in News
LightForm Experiments at Diamond (2022)
In the last week of May 2022, LightForm researchers conducted their most recent round of experiments at the diamond...
Published 14 Jul 2022 in News
Warm Formability Study of a 7xxx Al Alloy: Experimentation and Modelling
High-strength aluminium alloys are increasingly sought after in manufacturing due to their high potential for light-weighting and recyclability. Unlike...
Published 26 May 2022 in Events
Prof. Sir David Payne Visits LightForm in Manchester
Early in May, LightForm had the pleasure of hosting Professor Sir David Payne at the new Royce hub building...
Published 03 May 2022 in News
Understanding Cold Creep and Fatigue Crack Initiation in Ti Alloys
LightForm researchers have recently published new results that shed new light on the elusive mechanisms responsible for cold creep...
Published 29 Apr 2022 in Events
LightForm and MIDAS run Royce Workshop for Materials Data Management
In late January, a large group of researchers from the materials community came together to discuss the importance of...
Published 25 Apr 2022 in Events
Early Career Fellowship Workshop organised by LightForm and MIDAS
At the end of March, the LightForm and MIDAS EPSRC Programme Grants jointly held an event to encourage PDRAs...
Published 21 Apr 2022 in News
LightForm Granted 12 Month Extension
Due to the exceptional circumstances experience over the last two years, the UKRI has granted LightForm a 12-month extension....
Published 07 Apr 2022 in Events
Materials in Manufacturing the Future Seminar Series Organised by LightForm
The LightForm EPSRC Programme grant, in collaboration with The Henry Royce Institute, is running a seminar series showcasing the...
Published 23 Mar 2022 in News
LightForm Awarded Royce Institute Funding to Develop Novel Database
A data-centric approach to materials science requires access to large, high-quality datasets that are findable but also explorable, and...