Department of Engineering

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Susan and David Hibbitt

Engineer endows new faculty position

18 Dec 2006

A Cambridge engineering graduate who founded an engineering software company has donated more than £2million to endow a post in solid mechanics.

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Dr Kenichi Soga wins the George Stephenson Medal

13 Dec 2006

Dr Kenichi Soga, Dr Sang Ratnam and Robert Whittle were awarded this year's George Stephenson Medal.

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Astronaut takes Department memento into space

06 Dec 2006

Cambridge engineering graduate Nicholas Patrick (Trinity, 1982) is about to take his first flight as a NASA astronaut.

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Communicating the Magic of Maths

06 Dec 2006

Dr Hugh Hunt a Senior Lecturer at the Department is helping to make maths and physics more accessible and fun by giving inspirational lectures to audiences of all ages.

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Holographic projection - the partnership with ALPS

29 Nov 2006

The University's recent press release announced that we have granted an exclusive licence to ALPS Electric Company Limited for a core holographic projection patent.

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Pandia Raj Ramar wins Hangai Prize Award

20 Nov 2006

Pandia Raj Ramar, a PhD research student in the Structures Group of the Department of Engineering, has won a Hangai Prize.

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Silent aircraft one step closer to reality

13 Nov 2006

The vision of quieter and more environmentally friendly flying comes a step closer as researchers unveiled their revolutionary concept.

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Open lecture - Hurricane Katrina: Geosystems in crisis

06 Nov 2006

Professor Thomas O'Rourke the Thomas R. Briggs Professor of Engineering at Cornell University will be giving a lecture here at the Department of Engineering on hurricane Katrina.

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The role of Engineering in International Development

06 Nov 2006

Professor Calestous Juma delivered The Royal Academy of Engineering’s 2006 Hinton Lecture on ‘Redesigning African Economies’.

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Engineering Connections: Machines that make sense

30 Oct 2006

The Department is opening its doors on 29 November 2006 to showcase the world-leading research of its Information Engineering Division.

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