Department of Engineering

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Award presentation to the winning team

UK-China Entrepreneurship Competition 1st Prize

20 Jul 2009

A team of young researchers has been awarded first prize (£2000) for the annual UK-China Entrepreneurship Competition.

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Jenson Button signing Endeavour

Solar Car Unveiled by Jenson Button at Goodwood

16 Jul 2009

Cambridge University Eco Racing team's new solar racing car showcases cutting-edge environmentally-friendly technology.

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Full blue racing

Full Blue Racing leaves for Silverstone 2009

13 Jul 2009

Full Blue Racing, the Formula Student team, will be leaving to compete in the UK competition on Tuesday 14th July.

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Our shelter for the night

Expedition Antarctic 2009

08 Jul 2009

Rachel Milford a fourth year Manufacturing Engineering undergraduate won the trip of lifetime.

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Bethany prototype

CUER's new solar racing car launch at Goodwood Festival of Speed this Sunday 5th July

02 Jul 2009

The Cambridge University Eco Racing team's (CUER) new solar racing car will be launched at Goodwood Festival of Speed.

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Judith Sykes

Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award 2009

01 Jul 2009

Judith Sykes has received the Dow Award for Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge.

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Harry (left) giving the design presentation to the team

From Cambridge to Kabul

24 Jun 2009

Harry Wardill writes about his time working for the Turquoise Mountain Foundation in Kabul

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A simulation of the e-Go aeroplane

Department of Engineering working in partnership with e-Go aeroplanes LLP

17 Jun 2009

Two fourth year students are working with e-Go aeroplanes LLP to create an aircraft that pushes the boundaries of design.

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Stop Pollution

Young researcher wins award for his work on air quality

15 Jun 2009

Prashant Kumar has won a 'Young Researcher Bursary Award' to present his research at this year's 7th International Conference on Air Quality.

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The E-Lazair electric aircraft and the E-Dragonfly hang-glider, low level flypast in formation at Sywell Aerodrome

Electric aircraft take to the air

11 Jun 2009

On the 1st of March 2009, a pair of electric aircraft had simultaneous maiden flights at Sywell Aerodrome near Northampton.

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