Department of Engineering

Latest news

Latest news

Professor Ann Dowling

Professor Dame Ann Dowling is the new Head of Department

01 Oct 2009

Professor Dame Ann Dowling today becomes the new Head of Department.

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Dr Julian Allwood

Dr Julian Allwood's Global Research Award

30 Sep 2009

The Royal Academy of Engineering offers Global Research Awards to support engineering academics to spend a period working abroad.

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Priti Parikh collecting data in the slum settlement of Sanjaynagar, Ahmedabad city, India

Slum Networking

21 Sep 2009

An article entitled 'Slumdog Engineer' was recently published on 'Sciencebase'.

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Dr Matthew Juniper, back row, first on left, with the other Pilkington Prize winners.

Pilkington Prizes honour teaching excellence

14 Sep 2009

Twelve of the University’s very best teaching talents have been honoured at the annual Pilkington Prizes awards ceremony.

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'The Three Punts Bridge', side view by Riccardo Nori, aged 8.

CamBridge Bridge Design Competition

07 Sep 2009

The Department's Outreach Officer Dr Joy Warde recently ran two competitions to design bridges for the River Cam.

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Pradyumna Thiruvenkatanathan

A new avenue for MEMS-based sensor design

02 Sep 2009

Mr Pradyumna Thiruvenkatanathan is the recipient of the best student paper award in the sensors and transducers.

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Helen with the eight other candidates

Helen Makey has won a 6 month internship with Renault F1

24 Aug 2009

Helen Makey has won a competition for a six month internship working at the Renault F1 factory.

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The winning photo: Project Pebble

Nokia Photography Competition results

10 Aug 2009

Low-cost, deep-sea photographic vessel secures first place.

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Full Blue Racing leaves for Hockenheim 2009

05 Aug 2009

Full Blue Racing (the Formula Student team) have just returned from the UK competition.

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New magnet technology attracts funding

03 Aug 2009

Department of Engineering spin-out company set for success

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