Department of Engineering

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Professor Andrea Ferrari receives Knighthood from the Italian Republic

29 Jun 2017

Professor Andrea Ferrari has been awarded the decoration of Knight Officer of the Order of the Star of Italy.

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Alumni stories: Meet the energy leader of tomorrow

27 Jun 2017

Engineering alumnus Faraz Ahmad (Churchill 2006) has been selected by the World Energy Council onto its exclusive Future Energy Leaders programme.

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Women in Engineering: an interview with PhD student Hannah Sheahan

23 Jun 2017

As part of our Women in Engineering series, we meet Hannah Sheahan, PhD Candidate in the Computational and Biological Learning Lab (CBL).

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Robin Jackson Design Fund

22 Jun 2017

To recognise Robin Jackson’s significant contributions to Design Education and Rehabilitation Robotics, a permanent Robin Jackson Design Fund has been created.

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Cambridge students' race to victory broadcast on Discovery Channel

19 Jun 2017

The Cambridge University Eco Racing team preparations ahead of a major solar endurance challenge across Australia were captured and broadcast by the Discovery Channel as part of a new series.

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28 third year engineering students headed out to rural Norfolk to take part in a project called Constructionarium

Constructionarium 2017

15 Jun 2017

Nearly six months after starting the planning process, on 21 May 2017, 28 third year engineering students headed out to rural Norfolk to take part in a project called Constructionarium.

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Understanding the brain – free festival to put the spotlight on Cambridge neuroscientists

14 Jun 2017

Cambridge neuroscientist Professor Daniel Wolpert will join a line-up of experts in celebration of ground-breaking research in brain science as part of a free public festival.

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Cambridge alumna joins NASA’s 2017 Astronaut Candidate Class

12 Jun 2017

Gates Cambridge Scholar Kayla Barron, who achieved a Master's degree in Nuclear Engineering from the University of Cambridge, has been selected as a NASA Astronaut Candidate.

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Unilever Young Entrepreneurs Awards 2017 now open for entries

08 Jun 2017

Celebrating young sustainability innovators

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Materials for Life grow from strength to strength

07 Jun 2017

Cambridge collaborative research into the development of self-healing cement-based materials for infrastructure has received a £4.85million funding boost from the EPSRC.

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