13 Jun 2012
By using thorium instead of uranium as fuel, nuclear power could be safer and more sustainable, according to new research.
08 Jun 2012
Data scientists from the Department of Engineering formed part of the winning team in the first ever global Data Science Hackathon.
07 Jun 2012
A new Centre at Cambridge has been formed to kick-start the smart infrastructure revolution.
29 May 2012
A 1-minute video released by the University of Cambridge sets the record straight on a much misunderstood concept - how wings lift.
28 May 2012
Dr Ingrid Graz shows us a thin layer of gold on top of rubber. Cracks in the gold allow it to stretch and we can use this for stretchable electronics.
25 May 2012
Marcos Pelenur, a PhD student at the Centre for Sustainable Development, has been gained a work placement in the Cabinet Office as a Research Fellow.
24 May 2012
For generations, we have dreamed of machines with artificial intelligence with which we can have real conversations but, despite technological advances, such devices seem some way off.
23 May 2012
Dr Tim Wilkinson is combining liquid crystals with nanotechnology to try and create 3D displays which would look like real life.
A group of engineering undergraduates are nearing completion of their final-year projects in collaboration with Jaguar Land Rover.
22 May 2012
Professor Cam Middleton, Laing O'Rourke Professor of Construction Engineering, has been elected a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers.