Department of Engineering

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Accelerating the transition to a zero carbon world

25 Jan 2023

A number of Cambridge engineers have been awarded funding for various research projects focused on energy transitions to achieve net zero carbon by 2050.

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Offshore Wind Turbines

Best Student Paper at the Indian Symposium on Offshore Geotechnics

23 Jan 2023

PhD student Karthy Natarajan was awarded the Best Student Paper at the Indian Symposium on Offshore Geotechnics (ISOG) 2022

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New electromagnetic device could catapult advances in mechanobiology research into the clinical arena

17 Jan 2023

A new electromagnetic device that enables high-precision measurements of a broad range of soft biological tissues, has established a new standard of precision in the mechanobiology field.

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New program aiming to accelerate molecular discovery

11 Jan 2023

Discovering new molecules can provide new medicines, secure the world’s food supply via agrochemicals, enable sustainable energy conversion and storage to counter or mitigate climate change.

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The Worshipful Company of Engineers’ visit to the Department of Engineering

09 Jan 2023

The Worshipful Company of Engineers’ (WCE) recently paid a visit to the Department of Engineering.

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New films highlight impact of partnership between IfM and local hospitals

05 Jan 2023

A new series of films tell how the IfM, Cambridge University Hospitals and Royal Papworth Hospital collaborated during the COVID-19 crisis and how they built a foundation for the future.

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Commercialising Research Tools – The story behind Clari-Fi

04 Jan 2023

Clari-Fi helps to evaluate the visual clarity (i.e. perceptibility) of icons, images and text that are intended to be viewed on a mobile device.

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Digital Twins in the agrifood sector: a force for a sustainable future

22 Dec 2022

Combining Digital Twins with Artificial Intelligence (AI) decision-making technologies can transform agrifood production systems and supply chains, say researchers.

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Student societies showcase and funding pitch 2022

21 Dec 2022

A number of companies were invited to meet the many student societies at a Student Societies Expo held at the Department of Engineering recently.

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Meet Eric Munro – Gates Cambridge Scholar-elect

19 Dec 2022

We caught up with Eric Munro, from the United States, to find out more about his forthcoming research – developing next generation miniaturised spectrometers using novel nano materials.

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