Department of Engineering

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Dr Giorgia Longobardi

Powering a green revolution

17 Aug 2022

Engineer, founder and CEO of Cambridge GaN Devices, Giorgia Longobardi, was Young Engineer of the Year 2019 and winner of Business Weekly's Woman Entrepreneur of the Year 2021.

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Dr Pedro Magalhães de Oliveira

Dr Pedro M. de Oliveira recipient of the Bernard Lewis Fellowship and Emerging Leader in measurement and metrology

15 Aug 2022

Dr Pedro Magalhães de Oliveira has received the Bernard Lewis Fellowship at the 39th International Symposium on Combustion that took place on 24-29 July in Vancouver, Canada.

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Emeritus professor honoured with an IEEE Technical Field Award

12 Aug 2022

Emeritus Professor John Robertson’s outstanding contributions to nanotechnology have been recognised with the 2023 IEEE Cledo Brunetti Award.

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Professor Ioannis Brilakis

Professor Ioannis Brilakis receives two awards for Computing in Construction

10 Aug 2022

Professor Ioannis Brilakis, Laing O’Rourke Professor of Construction Engineering has won two European Council on Computing in Construction awards.

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New research to ensure more accurate predictive models and software fit for 21st century nuclear industry needs

08 Aug 2022

Cambridge engineers will join mathematicians and medical physics experts in a new five-year research programme looking at radiation transport modelling.

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PhD students’ bioelectronics start-up wins enterprise competition

03 Aug 2022

Engineering PhD students Elise Jenkins and Ben Woodington have won the 2022 Wolfson Enterprise Competition after they successfully pitched their start-up concept to a panel of judges.

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The life of Pi: Ten years of Raspberry Pi

01 Aug 2022

The most successful computer ever to come out of the UK celebrates its tenth anniversary this year.

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Princess Royal Silver Medallists (L-R; Dr Oliver Payton, Dr Atif Syed, Heba Bevan OBE, Professor Paul Shearing and Professor Dan

Alumna Heba Bevan presented with The Princess Royal Silver Medal

27 Jul 2022

Five of the UK’s leading engineering innovators have been presented with The Princess Royal Silver Medal, one of the Royal Academy of Engineering’s most prestigious individual awards.

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£200bn annual opportunity for energy sector to deliver energy savings

25 Jul 2022

The UK’s legal commitment to zero emissions by 2050 requires substantial growth in renewable electricity generation, but rapidly expanding demand is still likely to exceed supply.

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Cambridge Advance Online - short online courses for professionals taught by University of Cambridge academics

20 Jul 2022

Cambridge Advance Online is a new venture offering short online courses for professionals, all taught by University of Cambridge academics.

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