Department of Engineering

  • Professor Lord Robert Mair welcomed as President of the Institution of Civil Engineers

  • Take your medicine: how research into supply chains will help you take care of yourself

  • Cambridge PhD student secures Fellowship to aid development of innovative technology

  • How to train your drugs: nanotherapeutics

  • Professor Tim Minshall appointed Head of the Institute for Manufacturing (IfM)

Undergraduate Study

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Graduate Study

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Latest news

Industrial sustainability: paradox or paradigm?

17 Nov 2017

Two factories make identical chocolate bars using identical machines. Why does one use 500% more energy than the other?

Postdocs’ business ideas win investment

16 Nov 2017

Two engineering postdocs have won top prizes in recognition of their business ideas which were pitched at the annual Postdoc Business Plan Competition.

Fully integrated circuits printed directly onto fabric

15 Nov 2017

Researchers have successfully incorporated washable, stretchable and breathable electronic circuits into fabric, opening up new possibilities for smart textiles and wearable electronics.