Congratulations to Dr Wout Knoben, a researcher based at Holst Centre in The Netherlands, and the winner of this year’s writing competition.  Dr Knoben's article entitled 'Bacteria care for concrete' will feature in an upcoming edition of Materials Today, so make sure you're registered to receive your free copy of the magazine.
We would like to thank all of you who submitted entries into this year’s competition. We received some fantastic entries, but unfortunately there can only be one winner. Remember to keep an eye out for more Materials Today competitions in 2011.