25 Jul 2001
A group of Year 11 students from the London area descended on the Engineering Department in July to take part in a summer school activity.
16 Jul 2001
Over fifty business and technical directors from around the world attended the 7th Annual Cambridge Technology Symposium, organised by the Institute for Manufacturing in July this year.
12 Jul 2001
Ben, a medical student at Queens' College, suffers from Cystic Fibrosis.
20 Jun 2001
Sir Joe Dwyer, President of the Institution of Civil Engineers, visited the Department as part of his tour to the region in early June.
12 Jun 2001
Work carried out by a fourth year undergraduate, Lucy Porter, under the supervision of Design Engineer, Samuel Lesley, has led to a new design of manual wheelchair for people with hemiplegia.
Professor Mark Welland has been appointed Director of a new Interdisciplinary Research Collaboration (IRC) in Nanotechnology.
25 Apr 2001
Quite by chance, researchers in the Departments Laboratory for Nanoscale Science have discovered a process which has rendered fellow researchers in the field speechless.
11 Apr 2001
A group of researchers were the first to publish results that show that a newly discovered superconducting compound, MgB2, has considerable potential for fabrication.
26 Mar 2001
A new challenge for inventors was issued last year for the first ever Techno Games, a sort of 'Robot Olympics'.
14 Feb 2001
Pioneering work in semiconductor technology in the Department of Engineering has led Professor Gehan Amaratunga and Dr Florin Udrea to set up a spin-off company, Cambridge Semiconductor.