08 Apr 2004
Professor Bill Crossland has been awarded the prestigious GW Gray Medal for his contributions to research in the field of liquid crystals technology, displays and spatial light modulators.
02 Apr 2004
Sergio Pellegrino's deployable structures have hit the headlines again - this time in American Scientist (March-April issue, 2004).
17 Mar 2004
Around 200 children will be visiting the Department this week to attend an event as part of the Cambridge Science Festival.
10 Mar 2004
The winning image in the photo competition recently held at the Department of Engineering was taken by Ghim Wei Ho, a PhD student working for Professor Mark Welland at the Nanoscience Centre.
05 Mar 2004
Budding engineers are invited to make and race a kit car this year, in the Large Exam Hall on the New Museum Site, on Saturday 13th March, at the opening of this year's Science Festival.
27 Feb 2004
In the USA it is estimated that at least 44,000, and perhaps as many as 98,000 die in hospitals each year as a result of medical errors.
18 Feb 2004
Titles for the 2nd Annual Lecture Series in Sustainable Development, 2004 organised by The Cambridge University Department of Engineering's Centre for Sustainable Development are released.
28 Jan 2004
Embedded software provides product functionality, and can be found increasingly in a variety of products from cars and washing machines to mobile phones and audio systems.
25 Jan 2004
For many of the world's poorest citizens, access to safe water supply and adequate sanitation remains a dream unfulfilled.
16 Jan 2004
Cambridge University's Institute for Manufacturing is working with Sofa & Co to help them meet the challenges of a 50% increase in demand following the opening of its new retail outlets.