05 May 2016
Friction is immensely important to us, without it, for example, yet it is only 50 years since a special word – ‘tribology’ – was first coined to describe its study.
29 Apr 2016
London is soon going to lose one of its most familiar sounds when the world-famous Big Ben falls silent for repairs.
28 Apr 2016
Professor Lord Mair, head of the Department of Engineering’s Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction (CSIC), made his maiden speech to the House of Lords.
26 Apr 2016
We are saddened by the loss of Professor Sir David MacKay, who lost his battle against stomach cancer on Thursday 14th April 2016. He was 48 years old.
22 Apr 2016
How can we make voice interfaces with computers sound more natural?
18 Apr 2016
A new report from the University of Cambridge claims that British steel could be saved, if the industry is willing to transform itself.
15 Apr 2016
How can we make high-quality recycled steel?
13 Apr 2016
Biomedical Engineering brings together engineers and clinicians to improve clinical tools with engineering research, techniques and innovation to the field of clinical medicine.
08 Apr 2016
A generous donation from the Oatley family has provided for a dedicated space for student projects including Full Blue Racing and Cambridge University Eco Racing.
05 Apr 2016
A new method of implementing an ‘unbreakable’ quantum cryptographic system is able to transmit information at rates more than ten times faster than previous attempts.