Department of Engineering

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The girl who defied convention to become an electrical engineer

24 Aug 2017

Postgraduate Nikita Hari did exceptionally well at school and university. But she didn’t see herself as a high flyer until a chance meeting helped change her mind. Now she inspires others.

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Dr Jenni Sidey wins prestigious Young Engineer of the Year Award

21 Aug 2017

Lecturer Dr Jenni Sidey has been honoured with an award by the Royal Academy of Engineering (RAEng) in recognition of the ‘major impact’ she has made in the field early on in her career.

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Cambridge leap to second place in hotly contested final of construction competition

18 Aug 2017

A team of Cambridge Engineering students have finished second place in a global competition which challenged them to manage a virtual construction company.

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Breakthrough ink discovery could transform the production of new laser and optoelectronic devices

17 Aug 2017

A breakthrough ‘recipe’ for inkjet printing, which could enable high-volume manufacturing of next-generation laser and optoelectronic technologies, has been uncovered by Cambridge researchers

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How an open approach to patents could help build a sustainable future

16 Aug 2017

Dr Frank Tietze, Lecturer in Technology and Innovation Management at the Institute for Manufacturing (IfM), writes for The Conversation on an open approach to intellectual property.

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Keno Mario-Ghae - BrightSparks Class of 2017 Award Winner

10 Aug 2017

Cambridge Engineering alumnus Keno Mario-Ghae has been announced as a 2017 award winner of the BrightSparks Design Engineers of Tomorrow.

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Institute for Manufacturing Design Show 2017

09 Aug 2017

The Institute for Manufacturing’s (IfM) 2017 Design Show challenges Manufacturing Engineering Tripos (MET) students to develop a new product, with real business potential.
 

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Let there be Light: Deterministic arrays of Quantum Emitters

08 Aug 2017

Large scale, fully integrable arrays of single photon quantum emitters are demonstrated in layered materials, which could lead to hybrid on-chip photonics devices for networks and sensing.

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Cambridge engineer’s career honoured with the Sir Frank Whittle Medal

03 Aug 2017

Emeritus Professor Andrew Schofield is to receive a prestigious medal by the Royal Academy of Engineering in recognition of sustained achievement throughout his career.

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Engineering solutions: how Cambridge research helped revolutionise suspension systems in motorsport

02 Aug 2017

Academics from around the world descended upon the University of Cambridge for a special workshop held in honour of Professor Malcolm Smith’s contribution to control systems.

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