Ben Pilkington

Ben Pilkington

Feature Writer

B.A. (Hons) English Language and Literature, M.St. English Language and Literature

Ben Pilkington is a freelance writer who is interested in society and technology. He enjoys learning how the latest scientific developments can affect us and imagining what will be possible in the future.

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Since completing graduate studies at Oxford University in 2016, Ben has reported on developments in computer software, the UK technology industry, digital rights and privacy, industrial automation, IoT, AI, additive manufacturing, sustainability, and clean technology.

Ben is happiest on a bicycle, loves sleeping in a tent or under the stars, and can’t function properly without coffee.

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Articles from Ben

The Use of Borophene in Semiconductors

Advantages of Aluminum-Scandium Alloy in Shipping

Could a New Antimicrobial Coating from Tree Proteins Improve Masks?

Thermal Properties of Chalcogenide Glass After Addition of Silver

Food-Derived Paint: The Sustainable Future of Color?

Biopolymers Offer Eco-Friendly Solution to Soil Improvement

Cutting Cement CO2 Emissions with Carbonatable Material

Lightning Protection Technology for Increased Thermoplastic Wind Turbine Safety

The Future of Thin Films and Lasers in Photovoltaics

The Next-Generation Batteries Needed to Make Flying Cars a Reality