Department of Engineering

  • Revealed: The winning entries of the Department’s 2020-21 ZEISS Photography Competition

  • Professor Sir Alistair MacFarlane CBE FRS FREng FRSE 1931-2021

  • Cambridge robotics research on show at Robot Lab Live 2022

  • Augmented reality head-up displays – navigating the next-gen driving experience

  • Cambridge engineers awarded European Research Council funding

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Latest news

Revealed: The winning entries of the Department’s 2020-21 ZEISS Photography Competition

22 Jun 2022

Striking imagery and video that encourages you to look at engineering through an artistic lens has won its creators prizes in the Department’s 2020-21 ZEISS Photography Competition.

Professor Sir Alistair MacFarlane CBE FRS FREng FRSE 1931-2021

20 Jun 2022

Sir Alistair MacFarlane died on 2 November 2021. He was Professor of Engineering at Cambridge from 1974-89.

Cambridge robotics research on show at Robot Lab Live 2022

16 Jun 2022

The Department’s Bio-Inspired Robotics Lab (BIRL) will showcase their edible, conductive and biodegradable hydrogel material for use in soft robotics as part of Robot Lab Live 2022.