Department of Engineering

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Latest news

Full Blue Racing return with Silverware

14 Oct 2009

Full Blue Racing have returned from the Formula Student Germany event in Hockenheim.

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International, student-run conference about the latest topics in Carbon Nanoscience

12 Oct 2009

Students from the Engineering, Physics, Chemistry and Materials Science Departments have teamed up and are organising an international, one-day symposium about Carbon Nanoscience.

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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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