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News stories archive - 2000 - 2009

News stories archive - 2000 - 2009

Violin makers

Violin makers at the Department

16 Nov 2009

Can science help enhance the performance of violins?

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Object 3D reconstruction with texture mapping

Creating 3D models with a simple webcam

11 Nov 2009

A group of researchers here at the Departmen have created a program able to build 3D models of textured objects in real-time.

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The Machine Age

Call to drive the next industrial revolution

09 Nov 2009

Industrialists, academics and government should join forces to drive a new industrial revolution

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Ruilin Pei (middle) receiving his award

Electrical Engineering Division receive awards

05 Nov 2009

Professor William Milne, Mr Sabesan Sithamparanathan and Mr Ruilin Pei have received Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) awards.

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Alumni of the MPhil in Engineering for Sustainable Development gather in the Department to share experiences

Where are they now?: Former Engineering for Sustainable Development MPhil students return

02 Nov 2009

24 alumni gathered from 10 countries in the Department recently to share their experiences since graduation.

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Point and Find barcodes

Nokia demonstrate new technology at the Department

26 Oct 2009

Matt Johnson, a Phd student (2004-2008) who was supervised by Professor Roberto Cipolla, now works for Nokia Point & Find.

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Endeavour on the roads

Cambridge University Eco Racing arrive in Darwin

21 Oct 2009

After an epic journey from the UK, Cambridge University Eco Racing (CUER) has made it to Darwin for The Global Green Challenge.

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Students’ “Algae House” wins international design competition

19 Oct 2009

A design for a house powered by living algae has won a prestigious international competition.

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Full Blue Racing return with Silverware

14 Oct 2009

Full Blue Racing have returned from the Formula Student Germany event in Hockenheim.

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International, student-run conference about the latest topics in Carbon Nanoscience

12 Oct 2009

Students from the Engineering, Physics, Chemistry and Materials Science Departments have teamed up and are organising an international, one-day symposium about Carbon Nanoscience.

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