Department of Engineering

  • Washable, wearable battery-like devices could be woven directly into clothes

  • Institute for Manufacturing Design Show 2019

  • Machine learning to help develop self-healing robots that ‘feel pain’

  • Machine learning

  • The Department launches its 16th Annual Photography Competition

Undergraduate Study

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Graduate Study

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Research

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Latest news

Washable, wearable battery-like devices could be woven directly into clothes

14 Aug 2019

Washable, wearable ‘batteries’: based on cheap, safe and environmentally-friendly inks and woven directly into fabrics, have been developed by Cambridge researchers.

Institute for Manufacturing Design Show 2019

12 Aug 2019

In the first year of the two-year Manufacturing Engineering Tripos course, teams of students complete a major design project to develop a new product with real business potential.

Machine learning to help develop self-healing robots that ‘feel pain’

07 Aug 2019

Researchers from the University of Cambridge will use self-healing materials and machine learning to develop soft robotics as part of a new collaborative project.