Department of Engineering

  • Predicting fruit harvest with drones and artificial intelligence

  • Alumni Profile: Ivor Day

  • The engineering student who gets his kicks from playing with the Pythons

  • Opening of new Civil Engineering Building to make ‘significant contribution’ to UK infrastructure research

  • Department contributes visual clarity test for new global guidelines for e-commerce images

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Latest news

Predicting fruit harvest with drones and artificial intelligence

17 Oct 2019

Outfield Technologies is a Cambridge-based agri-tech start-up company which uses drones, and artificial intelligence, to help fruit growers maximise their harvest from orchard crops.

Alumni Profile: Ivor Day

16 Oct 2019

Dr Ivor Day (FREng) has worked for 11 years in Industry and a further 36 in Research. 

Dr Jennifer Schooling OBE awarded the President’s Medal from the Institution of Civil Engineers

10 Oct 2019

The President’s Medal is awarded annually by the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) to an outstanding civil engineer.