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News stories archive - 2018

News stories archive - 2018

Cambridge and AI: what makes this city a good place to start a business?

05 Nov 2018

What makes a city as small as Cambridge a hotbed for AI and machine learning start-ups? A critical mass of clever people obviously helps. But there’s more to Cambridge’s success than that.

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Multi-million pound initiative from Microsoft to support AI research at Cambridge

31 Oct 2018

The University of Cambridge is joining with Microsoft to help tackle the problem of ‘brain drain’ in AI and machine learning research.

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Cambridge partners in new €1 billion European Quantum Flagship

29 Oct 2018

The University of Cambridge is a partner in the €1 billion Quantum Flagship, an EU-funded initiative to develop quantum technologies across Europe. 

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Cambridge engineers lead the way in STEM outreach

26 Oct 2018

Researchers from the Department of Engineering have released a film aimed at inspiring teenagers to pursue engineering-related activities.

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Targeting hard-to-treat cancers

24 Oct 2018

Cambridge leads a £10 million interdisciplinary collaboration to target the most challenging of cancers.

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Internships: understanding more about aviation

23 Oct 2018

Three engineering undergraduates have completed a summer internship at Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group in Cambridge. 

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International Conference on Trauma Surgery Technology

18 Oct 2018

Engineering Department alumni have won prestigious funding award to host an expert symposium at the University of Giessen, Germany.

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PhD student secures prizes in Sir Michael Marshall Young Persons Lecture Competition

17 Oct 2018

PhD student Isabel Vallina Garcia has won the Royal Aeronautical Society’s (Cambridge branch) annual Young Persons Lecture Competition.

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Graphene may exceed
 bandwidth demands of future telecommunications

15 Oct 2018

Graphene enables ultra-wide bandwidth communications coupled with low power consumption, surpassing the needs of 5G, the Internet of Things (IoT), and Industry 4.0.

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Black researchers shaping the future

11 Oct 2018

As the UK marks Black History Month, Dr Alexander Komashie talks about his route to Cambridge, his inspiration and his motivation.

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