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News stories archive - 2010

News stories archive - 2010

New 'Innovation and Knowledge Centre' worth a total of £17million awarded to Engineering Department

14 Oct 2010

Funding has been announced for two major new research centres, one of which is to be based at the Department of Engineering.

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Dr Wilkinson (left) receiving his award

Dr Tim Wilkinson receives a Mid Career Research Excellence Award from the International Liquid Crystal Society

11 Oct 2010

The International Liquid Crystal Society (ILCS) has awarded Tim Wilkinson with a Mid Career Research Excellence Award.

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Professor Dame Ann Dowling

Cambridge academics named among most important figures in British science

07 Oct 2010

The Times newspaper has named 12 Cambridge academics in their inaugural list of the 100 most important contemporary figures in British science.

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Dr Julian Allwood

Dr. Julian Allwood appointed as a Lead Author of the next Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report

06 Oct 2010

Dr Julian Allwood has been appointed as a Lead Author of the Chapter on Mitigation in Industry.

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Village Green construction, by Tim Salmon

Young Structural Engineer of the Year 2010

04 Oct 2010

The Institution of Structural Engineers have announced the Young Structural Engineer of the Year 2010.

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Worm-like structures in turbulence

Fine-scale structure of turbulence

27 Sep 2010

Dr Tim Nickels and Dr James Dawson have been awarded a grant to study the fine-scale structure of turbulence.

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Professor Roberto Cipolla and Dr Ivor Day

Royal Academy of Engineering elected Professor Roberto Cipolla and Dr Ivor Day to a Fellowship

20 Sep 2010

Professor Roberto Cipolla and Dr Ivor Day have been elected as Fellows of the Royal Academy of Engineering.

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Staff gather at the launch of the new turbine

Vice-Chancellor starts University's first wind turbine

13 Sep 2010

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Alison Richard, started the University's first wind turbine at a ceremony at the West Cambridge site.

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Cambridge leads Indo-UK Network into Advanced Instability Methods

08 Sep 2010

Cambridge academics from the Engineering Department and the Department of Applied Maths and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP) have been organising workshops across India and the UK.

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Cambridge Vehicle Dynamics Consortium Technology Showcase

06 Sep 2010

Cambridge University and the Cambridge Vehicle Dynamics Consortium (CVDC) are holding a one-day Technology Showcase.

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