Department of Engineering

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27 May 2009

The Department's Outreach event 'HoverMagic' was held as part of the Cambridge Science Festival 2009.

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Civil engineering undergraduate wins best student project award

20 May 2009

Xina Li, who graduated from the Department in 2008, was recently presented with the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) East of England Region prize for best student project in 2007-08.

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Dr Hugh Hunt being interviewed on Fifth Gear

Dr Hugh Hunt gives his expertise on the TV programme 'Fifth Gear' a Stunt Special show

18 May 2009

The Department's Dr Hugh Hunt will be featured on the TV programme 'Fifth Gear'.

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Andrew's winning poster

A method to avoid bridges being incorrectly assessed as being too weak

13 May 2009

Andrew Jackson won the poster category at the Institution of Structural Engineers Young Researchers Conference 2009.

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Optical trapping of Nanotubes

Newton International Fellows

11 May 2009

Congratulations go to Dr. Francesco Bonaccorso and Dr. Robert Gordon who have been awarded Newton International Fellowships.

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Ben Sheppard (left) and Robbie Howshall with 'Pebble'

Project Pebble

07 May 2009

Project Pebble aims to design and build a small, deep-sea photographic vessel.

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Project Expo 2009

04 May 2009

Students in the Department will be exhibiting their projects to visitors from across the University and from industry on Monday 11 May.

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Blackpool Tower Ballroom Revisited

Strictly Come Cambridge

27 Apr 2009

The University’s ballroom dancers won the national universities competition for an unprecedented fourth year in a row.

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Professor Mike Gregory and Dr Alan Reece

New home for Institute for Manufacturing

23 Apr 2009

The newest building on the University of Cambridge’s developing science and technology campus at West Cambridge has opened its doors.

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Professor Robert Mair

"What's going on Underground? Tunnelling into the Future"

22 Apr 2009

Royal Society Public Lecture by Professor Robert Mair

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