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News stories archive - 2000 - 2012

News stories archive - 2000 - 2012

Eco Race team launch their 2013 solar-powered vehicle

20 Dec 2012

Cambridge University Eco Racing team (CUER) designs radical new solar car in its attempt to win the World Solar Challenge

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Professor Tom O'Rourke

The Cambridge Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction (CSIC) Inaugural Lecture: 'The New Normal for Natural Disasters'

17 Dec 2012

The Cambridge Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction is announces the CSIC 2013 Lecture: The New Normal for Natural Disasters.

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Splitter unit

Legoline: An innovation in the teaching of systems engineering

13 Dec 2012

With support from the Royal Academy of Engineering, the Cambridge Engineering Design Centre (EDC) has developed a new Graduate module in Systems Engineering.

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Belling Engineering Scholar Archie Lodge holding an early prototype of the piOna device

Exceptional students receive engineering and technology scholarships

12 Dec 2012

Students from the Department of Engineering recognised as outstanding by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).

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Bendy phones the future of mobile technology?

07 Dec 2012

The Department of Engineering played host to a media crew from the BBC investigating the latest advances in mobile phones.

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Quantum cryptography goes mainstream

04 Dec 2012

Researchers from Toshiba and the Department of Engineering have perfected a technique that offers a less expensive way to ensure the security of high-speed fibre-optic cables.

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Academics honoured

29 Nov 2012

Three academics from the Department of Engineering have been awarded fellowships of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).

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Chris Bellamy

New Centre for Doctoral Training

22 Nov 2012

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council's (ESPRC) £250m initiative is to fund an additional centre at the Department of Engineering.

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Minister of State for Energy Greg Barker with Dr Julian Allwood (left)

Dr Julian Allwood to lead national research centre

13 Nov 2012

Dr Julian Allwood, of the Department of Engineering, has been appointed director of one of five new energy research centres announced this week by the Government.

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Combust III

Combustion study wins award

08 Nov 2012

A team including experts from the Department of Engineering has been awarded the Sugden Prize by The Combustion Institute.

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