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Engineering solutions to medical problems
Sun 26 March 2017, 14:00 – 14:45 BST
The worlds of medicine and engineering are much closer than you think. Aerospace 3D printing of metals for jet engine parts can also be used to rebuild the body. Superglue can save lives in brain surgery. Fibres used in Formula 1 racing cars are used replace snapped tendons. In the tradition of Ewen Kellar’s previous talks, expect live experiments and noisy demonstrations.