Department of Engineering

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Ground-breaking holographic technology will power a new generation of pocket-sized digital video projectors

15 Nov 2004

Nic Lawrence, Edward Buckley, Adrian Cable and Peter Mash are developing ground-breaking holographic technology, which will power a new generation of pocket-sized digital video projectors.

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EPSRC awards £2m for major university/industry collaboration in the inkjet sector

28 Oct 2004

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) has awarded a new research grant of just under £2m to a major university/industry collaboration in the inkjet sector.

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Microcage grasping device holds biological cells without damage

18 Oct 2004

Researchers in the Electron Device Material (EDM) group of the Department of Engineering have developed a technology to fabricate multi-fingered microcages with a diameter of ~40µm.

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PhD student Laura James reaches finals for The WISE Excellence Award

08 Oct 2004

The Women Into Science and Engineering (WISE) Excellence Award has announced the finalists for the annual awards for outstanding women scientists, engineers, and technologists.

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BlueSci: A new Science Magazine for Cambridge

03 Oct 2004

In an effort to make science accessible to all, a student-run society, Cambridge University Science Productions (CUSP), has created BlueSci, a popular science magazine for Cambridge.

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Mechanics bicycle irony

26 Jul 2004

An evocative image of a Departmental Mechanics Lab bicycle parked in the cycle racks was highly commended in the Department's recent photo competition.

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Engineering Interact

21 Jun 2004

Educational Software developed by an engineering student for his fourth year project, has recently been accepted on to the National Grid for Learning.

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Fellow of the Royal Society

19 Jun 2004

Many congratulations to Professor Norman Fleck, one of 44 new Fellows from the fields of science, engineering and technology to be elected a Fellow of the Royal Society on 27 May 2004.

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CUTEC 1st Annual Venture Capital Conference

16 Jun 2004

Cambridge University Technology and Enterprise Club (CUTEC) brings entrepreneurially minded students and faculty at Cambridge together with practitioners in the field.

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Transit of Venus

11 Jun 2004

Dr Hugh Hunt invited Fellows and students at Trinity to come together on Great Court and bring with them various devices for watching the transit of Venus on Tuesday 8 June.

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