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Group News

Board of Trustees update: September 2014

Jack Melling

This year the Trustees attended a full two day meeting in September covering aspects of the day to day management of the society, as well as more specifically identifying ways in which to future proof SCI.

Are you thinking about applying for an SCI Travel Bursary?

airplane window

Many of our members have already taken advantage of the generous support which SCI offers to early career members who are planning to travel to a conference or site visit related to their studies, so why don’t you? The closing date for the October round of applications is 31 October (for travel between 1 January and 30 June 2015).

Nanostructures Award Symposium


The British Carbon Group (RSC, IOP and SCI) is delighted to be co-hosting three important RSC Faraday Division Award lectures at a special event to be held at Burlington House on Friday 31 October 2014.

Apply for a Travel Bursary today


The application deadline for SCI travel bursaries is fast approaching. So, if you are an SCI member in the early stages of your career and are travelling to a conference in early 2015, or planning a study visit to another institution or industrial site, apply for a travel bursary today.

May Day Graphene

BCG May Day Graphene

In view of the success of the Graphene-themed Christmas meeting at Manchester, it was felt that a follow-up in London would be generally welcomed.

Update from the 133rd SCI AGM

AGM 2014 - members

The newly finished Auditorium was unveiled for the 133rd SCI AGM on 2 July 2014 and Members were delighted with the new look.

SCI Scholars announced - 2014


This year’s scholarship applications were assessed by the Early Careers Support Sub Committee and we are pleased to announce that three SCI members have been awarded scholarships in the disciplines of biotechnology, electrochemistry and fine chemicals.

Day of Science and Careers 2014 - Conference Papers

Day of Science and Careers 2014

Day of Science 2014 was held on Monday 28 April 2014 at IPA, 44 Belgrave Square, London, and had over 45 attendees.

4th EDF Nuclear Graphite Conference - call for papers

Energy Nuclear Graphite

The 4th EDF Energy Generation Ltd Nuclear Graphite Conference will take place in Nottingham from 6 - 9 May 2014.

Christmas graphene meeting and competition


The British Carbon Group is holding a special Christmas meeting on Advances in Graphene Science, complete with competition. The half day event will take place at the University of Manchester on 18 December.