Department of Engineering

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2004 Gossamer Spacecraft Forum Best Paper Award

03 May 2005

For the second year in a row, Professor Sergio Pellegrino, Professor of Structural Engineering, has won the Gossamer Spacecraft Forum Best Paper Award.

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Engineering events at the Science Festival

29 Apr 2005

Many of the Department's engineers were involved in this year's Science Festival.

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Patient safety research wins award

14 Apr 2005

Effective use of design could help to reduce medical accidents.

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Lord Broers' Reith Lecture broadcast

04 Apr 2005

Lord Broers gave the second of the BBC's prestigious Reith lectures at the Department of Engineering last month.

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Young scientists short-listed for worldwide Mondialogo Engineering Award

30 Mar 2005

Mike Khaw, Zern Tu Chay and Andrew Lamb have been nominated as finalists for the Mondialogo Engineering Award.

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Professor Daniel Wolpert joins the Department

22 Mar 2005

Professor Daniel Wolpert has been appointed as the Foundation Professor of Engineering (1875) to develop Engineering for the Life Sciences.

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Incremental sheet forming

14 Mar 2005

Dr Julian Allwood and Doctoral Student Kathryn Jackson are working on a unique manufacturing process which reforms material into a new shape.

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Lord Broers gives Reith Lecture

11 Mar 2005

Last night, Lord Broers gave the second lecture in the BBC's prestigious Reith lecture series at the Department of Engineering in Cambridge.

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Cambridge-trained engineers take on the world's best

09 Mar 2005

A team of Cambridge-trained technology entrepreneurs from around the UK have reached the semi-finals of a premier US business plan competition.

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Advance Nanotech Inc. partners with the Centre for Advanced Photonics and Electronics (CAPE)

07 Mar 2005

Advance Nanotech Inc. is now a strategic partner with the Department's Centre for Advanced Photonics and Electronics (CAPE).

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