Ben Pilkington, MSt.

Ben Pilkington, MSt.

Feature Writer

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

Ben Pilkington is a freelance writer, editor, and proofreader with a master’s degree in English literature from the University of Oxford. He is committed to clear and engaging written communication and enjoys telling complex, technical stories in a relevant and understandable way.

An avid consumer of the latest science and technology developments, and an enthusiastic lifelong learner, Ben likes to share the fascinating news coming from these fields with a wide and varied audience.

Prior to his freelance career, Ben used his passion for science and technology to inspire and enable young people and adults in deprived areas in the UK to pursue STEM and tech in their education, their career and their own enterprises. Project managing coding competitions, skills courses and education policy in a local government setting, Ben helped disadvantaged people to unlock their potential and lead rewarding and interesting lives.

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

Articles from Ben

Introducing an Aluminum-Ion Battery that Charges 60 Times Faster than Lithium-Ion

How Graphene-Based Self-Cleaning Filters Could Benefit the Aerospace Industry

Exoid: Izon Science's Next-Generation Nanoparticle Measurement Technology

The Effects of Heat Treatment on Tungsten Oxide Thin Film Properties

How Atomic Force Microscopy Is Bringing us Closer to Saturn's Largest Moon

Nano-Based Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy for Next-Generation Scale Inhibitor Analysis

Revolutionizing Energy Storage with Nanostructured Alloys

Nanotechnology Filter Coatings to Combat the Spread of Coronavirus

How an Innovative Nanocomposite Material May Revolutionize the Electronics Industry

How Nanoparticles Could Improve LED Efficiency and Performance