Department of Engineering

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IfM key partner in new £50 million manufacturing research hub

02 Feb 2017

The Institute for Manufacturing (IfM) is part of a new research hub for transforming the way medicines and other high-value materials are made.

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Construction Information Technology group excels at international conference

01 Feb 2017

Two researchers from the Laing O’Rourke Centre’s CIT group brought home  major awards at the 16th International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering (ICCCBE).

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Versarien acquires spin-out company Cambridge Graphene

31 Jan 2017

A majority stake in Cambridge Graphene, a spin-out company from the Cambridge Graphene Centre, has been acquired by Versarien. 

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Humans. Dolphins. Crows. Chimps. Bonobos. Robots. Welcome to the space of possible minds

30 Jan 2017

Human minds are only one example of mind on earth. So what are those other minds really like? 

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Getting virtual infrastructure models out of the computer and into the workspace

25 Jan 2017

Engineers will soon be able to visualize Building Information Models (BIMs) in full scale at their offices or superimposed on the real structure at construction sites.

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Cardiologists, scientists and engineers gather to discuss new ways to improve assessment and treatment of Cardiovascular Disease

23 Jan 2017

The FAST Assessment and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease Workshop was held in Cambridge earlier this month.

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Graphene’s sleeping superconductivity awakens

20 Jan 2017

Cambridge researchers have found a way to activate graphene's innate ability to superconduct. 

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How bright is your digital future?

19 Jan 2017

Dr Jag Srai and his team have developed a new way to help companies embrace the challenges and opportunities of digitalising the extended supply chain.

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UtterBerry chosen for export to China

18 Jan 2017

UtterBerry®, the new smart sensing technology, invented by former CSIC student Heba Bevan, has been announced as the chosen advanced technology for export to China.

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How we can make super-fast hyperloop travel a reality

16 Jan 2017

Hugh Hunt explores the potential of the the Hyperloop: a train-like technology which has the potential to match air travel for speed.

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