25 Jan 2006
James Brown and Chris Field are part of a team from the University of Cambridge that took part in the first international Intercollegiate Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) competition.
18 Jan 2006
A new invention could change the lives of millions of disabled people by allowing them to control a computer by raising an eyebrow.
11 Jan 2006
The Department of Engineering is taking part in a programme for research on millimetre scale internal combustion engines.
05 Jan 2006
Members of the Department of Engineering secure funding to develop a probe that can be used to determine the quality of human livers prior to organ transplant.
12 Dec 2005
The University has been awarded ~£2.4M under the Basic Technology Research Initiative for the development of microscopic lasers.
07 Dec 2005
One of the challenges facing engineers in the 21st century is the maintenance, upgrading and safe operation of ageing infrastructure.
Sir Frank Whittle (1907-1996), known as the inventor of the jet engine, is featured in a documentary entitled 'Whittle – the Jet Pioneer'.
05 Dec 2005
This year's Francis Crick Lecture will be given by Professor Daniel Wolpert from the Department of Engineering.
30 Nov 2005
Ken Teo and his team here in the Department of Engineering have come up with a much more efficient and compact way to send signals from satellites.
16 Nov 2005
Neill Campbell of Gonville & Caius college, a final year student in the Department, received a Siemens medal from Alan Wood, Chief Executive of Siemens plc.