Department of Engineering

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Part of a gas turbine, Industrial Museum Zschornewitz, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany

Best turbomachinery paper award

02 Dec 2009

Dr Jonathan Ong and Dr Robert Miller win best paper award.

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Winners of 'Engineer in Society' essay competition

Winners of 'Engineer in Society' essay competition

30 Nov 2009

Prizes have been awarded to four first year engineering students.

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The Chancellor of the University of Cambridge, HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, unveils the plaque

Royal opening for IfM's Alan Reece Building

23 Nov 2009

The Chancellor of the University of Cambridge, HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, officially opened the Institute for Manufacturing's (IfM) new home, The Alan Reece Building.

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CUER prototype

The End of the Road

18 Nov 2009

After an epic journey in a solar-powered car race from Darwin to Adelaide, Cambridge University Eco Racing (CUER) have finished in 14th place.

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Violin makers

Violin makers at the Department

16 Nov 2009

Can science help enhance the performance of violins?

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Object 3D reconstruction with texture mapping

Creating 3D models with a simple webcam

11 Nov 2009

A group of researchers here at the Departmen have created a program able to build 3D models of textured objects in real-time.

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The Machine Age

Call to drive the next industrial revolution

09 Nov 2009

Industrialists, academics and government should join forces to drive a new industrial revolution

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Ruilin Pei (middle) receiving his award

Electrical Engineering Division receive awards

05 Nov 2009

Professor William Milne, Mr Sabesan Sithamparanathan and Mr Ruilin Pei have received Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) awards.

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Alumni of the MPhil in Engineering for Sustainable Development gather in the Department to share experiences

Where are they now?: Former Engineering for Sustainable Development MPhil students return

02 Nov 2009

24 alumni gathered from 10 countries in the Department recently to share their experiences since graduation.

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Point and Find barcodes

Nokia demonstrate new technology at the Department

26 Oct 2009

Matt Johnson, a Phd student (2004-2008) who was supervised by Professor Roberto Cipolla, now works for Nokia Point & Find.

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