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Antony Gormley in front of his sculpture

Professor Roberto Cipolla's software used by sculptor Antony Gormley to create a monumental sculpture

21 Feb 2011

Professor Roberto Cipolla's software has been used by sculptor Antony Gormley to create a 60-tonne monumental sculpture called 'Exposure'.

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The CMMPE team

Stephen Morris the 2010 British Liquid Crystal Society Young Scientist is interviewed about his career

14 Feb 2011

Stephen Morris was recently interviewed about his career.

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Beyond Morph – a visit to Nokia Research Center Cambridge

09 Feb 2011

The Morph concept is a new stretchable and flexible mobile phone allowing the user to transform their mobile device into radically different shapes.

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Nature article: noise suppression in biological networks by Dr Ioannis Lestas and Dr Glenn Vinnicombe

02 Feb 2011

An article was recently published in the journal Nature by Dr Ioannis Lestas and Dr Glenn Vinnicombe here at the Department of Engineering and Johan Paulsson at Harvard Medical School.

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Industrial sponsors and students meet at the recent forum

Student-led Projects and Industry Partnership

26 Jan 2011

Student-led projects at the Engineering Department showcase the initiative, technical brilliance and team-working skills of our best students.

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Dr Jamie Shotton

Alumnus Dr Jamie Shotton and the development of Kinect for Xbox 360

20 Jan 2011

Dr Jamie Shotton has been intimately involved in the development of Kinect for Xbox 360.

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Dr Jasser Al-Kassab (left) and Professor Richard Elgese, President of the Operational Research Society

Prestigious Stafford Beer Medal Awarded to IfM Researcher

20 Jan 2011

The prestigious 'Stafford Beer Medal' has been awarded to Dr Jasser Al-Kassab.

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9th Annual Lecture Series in Sustainable Development 2011

17 Jan 2011

The Department's Centre for Sustainable Development hosts an Annual Lecture Series where experts distinguished in the field of sustainable development give a presentation on their subject.

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Professor Dame Ann Dowling

Distinguished lecture celebrates launch of construction research centre

10 Jan 2011

Professor Dame Ann Dowling, Head of the Department of Engineering, recently welcomed more than 250 invited guests for the inaugural Laing O’Rourke Distinguished Lecture.

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Professor Mike Gregory CBE

Professor Mike Gregory knighted in New Year Honours

05 Jan 2011

Professor Mike Gregory has received a knighthood in the New Years Honours for services to technology

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