Department of Engineering

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Latest news

Refreezing the Arctic

25 May 2017

Dr Hugh Hunt will say geoengineering may be necessary to tackle climate change and refreeze the Arctic in a talk for the Cambridge Series at the Hay Festival.

Cambridge graphene-related research on show at Mobile World Congress 2017

24 May 2017

The Cambridge Graphene Centre presented industrial-focused research from the Graphene Flagship alongside fellow experts in the field.

Applications of distributed fibre optic sensing for monitoring civil infrastructure

23 May 2017

The Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction (CSIC) has been developing distributed fibre optic sensors (DFOS) for a range of civil infrastructure monitoring applications.