Michael Mertin is the man responsible for Jenoptik's recent restructure and securing future growth. Jacqueline Hewett asks him how heavily photovoltaics features in these plans
Douglas Osheroff gives his tips for would-be Nobel laureates of the future
The president of the Royal Microscopical Society, Mark Rainforth, tells Siân Harris how a renaissance in electron microscopy is driving materials research forward and leading to new nanotechnologies
Measurement applications for terahertz radiation are "endless"
Bill Rogers explains how vacuum technology is at the heart of science and manufacturing
An interview with Iranian physicist Reza Mansouri
Climate sceptic gets a grilling
In fear of a nuclear arms race