Department of Engineering

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Alex Ridge, Simon Calcutt, Sunil Shah, Paul Esparon (Team Captain), Oliver Hughes, Richard Mathie, Andy Pritchard

Student Autonomous Underwater Challenge - Europe

01 Oct 2007

The Student Autonomous Underwater Challenge - Europe (SAUC-E) is a competition for students from across Europe to design and build Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUV).

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A new way of bridging the gap between A-level and university

Bridging the gap before term starts

24 Sep 2007

A new way of bridging the gap between A-level and university is being pioneered by the Department of Engineering.

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Professor Andrew C. Palmer

Professor Palmer receives honorary doctor of science degree

17 Sep 2007

Professor Andrew C. Palmer, an Emeritus Professor of the Department, has received an honorary doctor of science degree at Clarkson University's 114th Commencement.

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9/11 WTC Photo

9/11 "conspiracy" theories challenged by Cambridge research

11 Sep 2007

A new mathematical analysis of the collapse of the World Trade Centre has been published by a Cambridge University academic.

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Andrew's portable PC design

Intel International Science and Engineering Fair award winner

03 Sep 2007

Andrew Nowell (19) a first year undergraduate here at the Department has won the top Alcatel Lucent Innovation Prize of US$15,000 at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair.

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The five CIKC sponsored attendees at the Ignite course pictured with Maggie Tanner and Shai Vyakarnam

Igniting Engineering Ideas - Engineering Students attend CfEL's entrepreneurship programme

29 Aug 2007

The Cambridge Integrated Knowledge Centre (CIKC) recently sponsored five students to attend the Ignite programme which took place between 8th and 14th July.

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Fiat prototype car with sensor pad

The car that diagnoses its own servicing needs

22 Aug 2007

An intelligent system that could before long enable cars to tell mechanics which of their parts need servicing has been unveiled by engineers here at the Department.

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The final structure

Cambridge Students build Millau Bridge

20 Aug 2007

Seventeen third-year students from the Department have taken part, for the first time, in Constructionarium.

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Engineering students display their design skills

15 Aug 2007

Manufacturing Engineering students at the Department's Institute for Manufacturing held their 2007 Design Show last month.

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Celebrating 21 Years of Materials Selection

08 Aug 2007

A "coming of age" party marked twenty-one years of materials selection software at Cambridge University and Granta Design earlier this summer.

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