Department of Engineering

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Research

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Latest news

The Dambusters raid took place 75 years ago – here’s how they made a bomb bounce

20 Sep 2018

Dr Hugh Hunt, Reader in Engineering Dynamics and Vibration, writes for The Conversation on the complex science behind the ‘bouncing bombs’.

Top honour for emeritus professor

19 Sep 2018

Emeritus Professor of Electromagnetism, Archie Campbell, has been honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award.

Structural engineer’s outstanding talent recognised with IStructE Award

18 Sep 2018

Alumnus Daniel Dowek (King’s College, 2011) has been named Young Structural Engineering Professional of the Year.