Department of Engineering

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Supercar on display at Caius in honour of Professor Malcolm Smith

06 Jul 2017

The latest McLaren supercar was displayed at Gonville & Caius college yesterday in honour of a professor whose research helped revolutionise suspension systems in motorsport.

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Cambridge’s Dr Jenni Sidey selected as Canada’s newest astronaut

05 Jul 2017

Dr Jenni Sidey has been recruited to the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) following a year-long evaluation.

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Supporting high-achieving black students

30 Jun 2017

The University is sponsoring Target Oxbridge, a free programme which aims to increase successful undergraduate applications from black students.

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Professor Andrea Ferrari receives Knighthood from the Italian Republic

29 Jun 2017

Professor Andrea Ferrari has been awarded the decoration of Knight Officer of the Order of the Star of Italy.

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Alumni stories: Meet the energy leader of tomorrow

27 Jun 2017

Engineering alumnus Faraz Ahmad (Churchill 2006) has been selected by the World Energy Council onto its exclusive Future Energy Leaders programme.

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Women in Engineering: an interview with PhD student Hannah Sheahan

23 Jun 2017

As part of our Women in Engineering series, we meet Hannah Sheahan, PhD Candidate in the Computational and Biological Learning Lab (CBL).

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Robin Jackson Design Fund

22 Jun 2017

To recognise Robin Jackson’s significant contributions to Design Education and Rehabilitation Robotics, a permanent Robin Jackson Design Fund has been created.

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Cambridge students' race to victory broadcast on Discovery Channel

19 Jun 2017

The Cambridge University Eco Racing team preparations ahead of a major solar endurance challenge across Australia were captured and broadcast by the Discovery Channel as part of a new series.

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28 third year engineering students headed out to rural Norfolk to take part in a project called Constructionarium

Constructionarium 2017

15 Jun 2017

Nearly six months after starting the planning process, on 21 May 2017, 28 third year engineering students headed out to rural Norfolk to take part in a project called Constructionarium.

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Understanding the brain – free festival to put the spotlight on Cambridge neuroscientists

14 Jun 2017

Cambridge neuroscientist Professor Daniel Wolpert will join a line-up of experts in celebration of ground-breaking research in brain science as part of a free public festival.

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