Department of Engineering

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Intelligent solutions

20 Dec 2002

A new 'Centre for Distributed Automation and Control 'was recently launched at the Engineering Department's Institute for Manufacturing in Mill Lane.

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Back to School

15 Dec 2002

The Department of Engineering is opening its doors to school science teachers over the weekend of 13th to 15th of December.

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IEE 'Best project' prize

12 Dec 2002

Congratulations to Victoria Cuthbert for winning the IEE (Institution of Electrical Engineers) Manufacturing Project Prize for 2002.

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Cecil's hydrogen engine

27 Nov 2002

Although many people might assume that the invention of a hydrogen engine is relatively new, The Reverend W. Cecil wrote a paper in 1820 describing the workings of such an engine.

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Engineers Without Borders

20 Nov 2002

Two engineering students Claire Grisaffi and Henry Travers, both from King's College, have recently returned from a solar power project in Pondicherry in South India.

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Awards for Language students

17 Nov 2002

For the second consecutive year, important scholarships have been granted to students from the Engineering Department's language unit.

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Best scientific programme, 2002

14 Nov 2002

The TV show: "Why did the Millennium Bridge Wobble" by Screenhouse Productions has been awarded the VEGA prize for the best in scientific broadcasting, for 2002.

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Nanoscience lecture

28 Sep 2002

Dr Frank Caruso will deliver the Royal Society of Chemistry and Royal Australian Chemical Institute (RACI) Rennie Lecture at the Department of Engineering.

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2002 CUEA Annual Meeting

19 Sep 2002

This year, the CUEA annual meeting is taking the form of three lectures within Alumni Weekend.

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Professor Malcolm Bolton (left) and Professor John Atkinson (City University)

Celebration of Geotechnical Engineering Research

16 Sep 2002

The Geotechnical Engineering Research Group hosted a celebration to mark the operational opening of the Schofield Centre on Wednesday September 4th 2002.

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