Many members of CUED are actively supporting Cambridge Science Festival this year.
Professors Nick Collings and Peter Guthrie are lecturing to the general public as part of a CMI sponsored event 'Extremely Green', at the BP Institute, Madingley Rise on Saturday 22 March.
Dr Peter Long is co-ordinating a hands-on event for the first Saturday, 15th March, 10am-4pm in the Small Exams Hall, New Museums Site:
'Fun Fliers' -an activity for all ages which involves making and flying aircraft to land on a specified target, learning a little about aerodynamics in the process.
In addition to these activities, around 200 children will be visiting the Department in the following week to attend an event with SATRO:
"Project Launch Pad"
for Key Stage 2 (aged 7-11) pupils, to find out about what engineers do and take part in various engineering related activities, including building a rocket.