10 Apr 2018
Humans consume a lot of cement. Global cement production in 2017 was a whopping 4.1 billion tons and hence equivalent to the weight of roughly 65 billion adults.
09 Apr 2018
Biomimetic infrastructure materials, developed as part of collaborative research involving Cambridge engineers, have been showcased at an EPSRC event hosted by the Royal Society.
05 Apr 2018
Researchers from the UK and Japan have identified how the brain’s natural painkilling system could be used as a possible alternative to opioids for the effective relief of chronic pain.
04 Apr 2018
Spectrograms, created by a Cambridge professor from ritual chants, have been engraved onto a wooden Ark to help mark an important anniversary.
03 Apr 2018
As FableVision’s Executive Producer, Alumnus Peter Stidwill leads the company’s effort to manage multiple animations, games, websites, videos, and museum exhibits simultaneously.
28 Mar 2018
Mohammed Elshafie is collaborating with The Alan Turing Institute, Imperial College London and 3D printing company MX3D to monitor and analyse the performance of a 3D printed footbridge
The Department announces with deep sadness the death of Dr David Payne.
The new joint centre will support innovative research into smart cities and fully integrated urban environments.
26 Mar 2018
Dr Norman de Bruyne, the inventor and pioneer of revolutionary advanced adhesives, has been honoured with a posthumous award, presented to the Department of Engineering.
22 Mar 2018
Kate Gross was just 36 when she died of cancer. Researchers at Cambridge, including her husband, are trying to ensure that others receive their diagnoses early enough to stop their cancer.