Department of Engineering

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'Project Pebble'

Carl Zeiss Photography Competition at the Department of Engineering

23 Jan 2010

This year's photography competition is again sponsored Carl Zeiss.

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Professor Robert Mair

Professor Mair awarded CBE in the Queen's New Year's Honours List

14 Jan 2010

Professor Robert James Mair, FREng FRS has been recognised in the Queen’s New Year Honours list.

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The Cambridge 2009 iGEM team awarded the Grand Prize

13 Jan 2010

The Cambridge 2009 iGEM team was awarded the Grand Prize at the iGEM2009 Synthetic Biology competition finals at MIT.

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Professor Steve Young

Professor Steve Young receives prestigious awards

11 Jan 2010

Professor Steve Young is to be awarded the International Speech Communication Association (ISCA) Medal for Scientific Achievement.

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Scale model of a typical Sri Lankan house

Paper on ‘tsunami resistant’ houses wins the Institution of Civil Engineers Bill Curtin prize

06 Jan 2010

A paper by Dr Indrasenan Thusyanthan has won the Bill Curtin prize

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Ben Sheppard receiving his prize from John Carlton

Best Maritime Technology Student

04 Jan 2010

Recent graduate, Ben Sheppard has won a prestigious Science, Engineering and Technology Student of the Year Award.

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Steph Jezewski and Natosha Kilby

Expanding school resources on Carbon Footprinting

17 Dec 2009

Professor Peter Guthrie FREng hosted two Year 11 (16-17 year old) school students for four weeks over the summer.

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Ink drops emerging from a bank of inkjet nozzles

Multi-million pound grant boosts Ink-jet research

16 Dec 2009

Industry could soon be producing complex electronics and hi-tech gadgetry simply by pressing the print button.

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Joan Ko(middle) and Dr Dick Fenner(right) receiving their prize

Adoption of energy efficiency innovations in new UK housing

14 Dec 2009

Dr Dick Fenner and Joan Ko have been awarded the James Watt Medal for 2009.

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GB Pioneers

09 Dec 2009

Mark Sweeney was selected to play for the GB Pioneers student rugby team against Norway in July.

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