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News stories archive - 2000 - 2009

News stories archive - 2000 - 2009

Pilgrim Beart, Entrepreneur and co-founder of AlertMe

Engineering for a low carbon future seminar series - Michaelmas term 2009

10 Oct 2009

This series aims to share ideas between engineering disciplines about potential technological responses to climate change.

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8th Annual Lecture Series in Sustainable Development 2009-10

07 Oct 2009

The Department's Centre for Sustainable Development hosts an Annual Lecture Series where experts distinguished in the field of sustainable development give a presentation on their subject.

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Professor Ann Dowling

Professor Dame Ann Dowling is the new Head of Department

01 Oct 2009

Professor Dame Ann Dowling today becomes the new Head of Department.

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Dr Julian Allwood

Dr Julian Allwood's Global Research Award

30 Sep 2009

The Royal Academy of Engineering offers Global Research Awards to support engineering academics to spend a period working abroad.

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Priti Parikh collecting data in the slum settlement of Sanjaynagar, Ahmedabad city, India

Slum Networking

21 Sep 2009

An article entitled 'Slumdog Engineer' was recently published on 'Sciencebase'.

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Dr Matthew Juniper, back row, first on left, with the other Pilkington Prize winners.

Pilkington Prizes honour teaching excellence

14 Sep 2009

Twelve of the University’s very best teaching talents have been honoured at the annual Pilkington Prizes awards ceremony.

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'The Three Punts Bridge', side view by Riccardo Nori, aged 8.

CamBridge Bridge Design Competition

07 Sep 2009

The Department's Outreach Officer Dr Joy Warde recently ran two competitions to design bridges for the River Cam.

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Pradyumna Thiruvenkatanathan

A new avenue for MEMS-based sensor design

02 Sep 2009

Mr Pradyumna Thiruvenkatanathan is the recipient of the best student paper award in the sensors and transducers.

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Helen with the eight other candidates

Helen Makey has won a 6 month internship with Renault F1

24 Aug 2009

Helen Makey has won a competition for a six month internship working at the Renault F1 factory.

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The winning photo: Project Pebble

Nokia Photography Competition results

10 Aug 2009

Low-cost, deep-sea photographic vessel secures first place.

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