Department of Engineering

  • Study shows how our brains remain active during familiar, repetitive tasks

  • Enigma code-breaking machine rebuilt at Cambridge

  • Dr. Jingyuan Xu receives the Carl von Linde IIR Young Researchers Award

  • Capturing changing activity in London as lockdown eases

  • The Department launches its 17th Annual Photography Competition

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Latest news

Study shows how our brains remain active during familiar, repetitive tasks

14 Jul 2020

New research, based on earlier results in mice, suggests that our brains are never at rest, even when we are not learning anything about the world around us. 

Enigma code-breaking machine rebuilt at Cambridge

13 Jul 2020

Alumnus Hal Evans has built a replica of a 1930s Polish cyclometer – an electromechanical cryptologic device that was designed to assist in the decryption of German Enigma ciphertext.

Dr. Jingyuan Xu receives the Carl von Linde IIR Young Researchers Award

08 Jul 2020

Dr. Jingyuan Xu, a postdoctoral research fellow, has been awarded the Carl von Linde IIR Young Researcher Award for young researchers in the field of cryogenic engineering.