Department of Engineering

Latest news

Latest news


Detecting the spin

13 Feb 2002

Researchers in the Department's Laboratory for Nanoscale Science have made a significant advance towards the goal of developing a so-called 'quantum computer'.

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Open Lecture

12 Feb 2002

A Lecture which will be of interest to a wide audience is to be given at the Engineering Department on Friday 22nd February at 5pm in Lecture Theatre 0.

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New MPhil in Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Development

28 Jan 2002

A new Master's degree course in Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Development is to be offered by the Department of Engineering from October, 2002.

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Environmental related research at CUED

15 Jan 2002

A new web site has been launched to bring together research currently undertaken within the Cambridge University Engineering Department that is relevant to the environment.

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Looking through you

07 Jan 2002

A new CT (Computer Tomography) machine has been installed in the Materials Lab, which is already finding multiple uses.

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Sir Arthur Marshall Institute for Aeronautics

28 Dec 2001

The launch meeting for the Sir Arthur Marshall Institute for Aeronautics was held on Wednesday 28th November.

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Five star research

20 Dec 2001

The results of the Government's 2001 Research Assessment Exercise have just been announced and the Department has been awarded the top grade of 5*.

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Holiday Lectures

19 Dec 2001

Discover the excitement of engineering - from space rockets to bridges that wobble and power derived from wind.

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EDC - A Centre of Excellence

21 Nov 2001

The Engineering Design Centre (EDC) has been named as a centre of excellence by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

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New Centre for Geotechnical Engineering

14 Nov 2001

The new Centre for Geotechnical Process and Construction Modelling at the University of Cambridge's West Cambridge site was opened on 17th November.

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