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Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition 2019: Timber Towers of Tomorrow from Jul 01, 2019 11:30 AM to Jul 07, 2019 06:00 PM The Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London,
Cambridge Science Festival 2018 Natural Material innovation Mar 17, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM Department of Chemistry, Cyber Cafe,
Come to the Centre for Natural Material Innovation’s hand-built wooden exhibit, and learn how we combine science and architecture to design 300-meter tall skyscrapers from timber! Find out why ‘wood is good’, what makes wood strong, and how to stop wood from burning. We will have on-hand a microscope, images, videos and explanations of the tests, a small experiment showing building ventilation, and renderings of timber skyscrapers we have designed.
Cambridge Science Festival 2017 Natural Material Innovation Mar 18, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 04:30 PM Department of Chemistry, Cyber Cafe ,
Come to the Centre for Natural Material Innovation’s hand-built wooden exhibit, and learn how we combine science and architecture to design 300-meter tall skyscrapers from timber! Find out why ‘wood is good’, what makes wood strong, and how to stop wood from burning. We will have on-hand a microscope, images, videos and explanations of the tests, a small experiment showing building ventilation, and renderings of timber skyscrapers we have designed.
Festival of Plants May 14, 2016 10:10 AM Cambridge University Botanic Garden ,
Tim Hall Rwanda Urban Design & Architecture Lecture May 03, 2016 from 05:30 PM to 07:00 PM

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Royal Society Summer Exhibition 2019

Jun 27, 2019

Come visit us at our 'Timber Towers of Tomorrow' exhibit at The Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition 2019, London from the 1st to 7th July 2019 (10am to 6pm)

FLOWER approved by the Interreg VA France (Channel) England Programme

Jun 15, 2018

FLOWER aims to develop innovative flax fibre reinforcements for sustainable composites applications in the marine, automotive and point-of-sale advertising sectors

A strategy to improve the processing of softwood to sustainable biomaterials and biofuels

Sep 21, 2017

Our recently published paper in Biotechnology for Biofuels

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