Department of Engineering

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Industrial sponsors and students meet at the recent forum

Student-led Projects and Industry Partnership

26 Jan 2011

Student-led projects at the Engineering Department showcase the initiative, technical brilliance and team-working skills of our best students.

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Dr Jamie Shotton

Alumnus Dr Jamie Shotton and the development of Kinect for Xbox 360

20 Jan 2011

Dr Jamie Shotton has been intimately involved in the development of Kinect for Xbox 360.

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Dr Jasser Al-Kassab (left) and Professor Richard Elgese, President of the Operational Research Society

Prestigious Stafford Beer Medal Awarded to IfM Researcher

20 Jan 2011

The prestigious 'Stafford Beer Medal' has been awarded to Dr Jasser Al-Kassab.

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9th Annual Lecture Series in Sustainable Development 2011

17 Jan 2011

The Department's Centre for Sustainable Development hosts an Annual Lecture Series where experts distinguished in the field of sustainable development give a presentation on their subject.

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Professor Dame Ann Dowling

Distinguished lecture celebrates launch of construction research centre

10 Jan 2011

Professor Dame Ann Dowling, Head of the Department of Engineering, recently welcomed more than 250 invited guests for the inaugural Laing O’Rourke Distinguished Lecture.

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Professor Mike Gregory CBE

Professor Mike Gregory knighted in New Year Honours

05 Jan 2011

Professor Mike Gregory has received a knighthood in the New Years Honours for services to technology

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Dr O'Neill (right) receiving his award from the President Dr Raj Patel

Dr Bill O'Neill is elected as Fellow of the Laser Institute of America

13 Dec 2010

The Laser Institute of America has elected Dr Bill O'Neill as Fellow.

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Electron micrograph of nanofabricated magnetic nanostructures

Colm Durkan awarded Samsung Global Research Outreach funding for development of novel nano-magnetic device architectures

08 Dec 2010

Dr Colm Durkan has been awarded funding from the Samsung Global Research Outreach (GRO) program.

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The 'Nuclear Energy' sculptore, by Henry Moore

Cambridge launches Nuclear Energy MPhil

30 Nov 2010

A masters degree course designed to train the next generation of nuclear scientists both in the UK and abroad has been announced by the University of Cambridge.

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Claudiane Ouellet-Plamondon (right)

Student papers win awards at Environmental Science and Technology Conference

29 Nov 2010

Claudiane Ouellet-Plamondon and Reginald Kogbara were among seven recipients of the Outstanding Student Paper Awards.

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