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2017

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Read about the work the Department is undertaking, about its achievements and the valuable contributions students and staff are making to society …

Innovate UK funding for study looking at Virtual Private Wire Networks

Innovate UK funding for study looking at Virtual Private Wire Networks

Siemens and University of Oxford partner to deliver research into energy management for the University campus

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New AI Research Scholarship for Department's Active Vision Lab

New AI Research Scholarship for Department's Active Vision Lab

Omnitek, a leading designer of intelligent video and vision systems, today announced the start of a new DPhil (PhD) research sponsorship to study novel techniques for implementing deep learning acceleration on FPGAs (Field-Programmable Gate Arrays).

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Stanley Speel receives the 2018 Matthew Greenwood Award

Stanley Speel receives the 2018 Matthew Greenwood Award

This year’s Matthew Greenwood Award has been presented to Stanley Speel, a fourth-year Hertford College undergraduate student who consistently went above and beyond as a Student Ambassador for Engineering Science at Oxford.

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Real-world impact of engineering research attracts coveted prize

Real-world impact of engineering research attracts coveted prize

An innovative new approach for monitoring historic buildings during upgrades to the London Underground has been recognised for its outstanding real-world impact at the New Civil Engineer Magazine’s TechFest in September.

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Oxford researcher recognised for his ground-breaking work on extreme waves

Oxford researcher recognised for his ground-breaking work on extreme waves

Dr Mark McAllister, a postdoctoral research assistant in the University of Oxford’s Department of Engineering Science, has been named as the recipient of the ERCOFTAC Osborne Reynolds Day PhD Oral Presentation Competition.

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EPSRC funded Research and Industry partnership to boost engine research

EPSRC funded Research and Industry partnership to boost engine research

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) have today announced the second round of business-led Prosperity Partnerships linking Research with Industry.

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Former Fellow and Tutor in Engineering Science awarded Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science from University College Dublin

Former Fellow and Tutor in Engineering Science awarded Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science from University College Dublin

Congratulations to Professor John O'Connor, former Fellow and Tutor in Engineering Science at St Peter's, and now an Emeritus Fellow of the college, who has been awarded an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science from University College Dublin.

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Showcase of Oxford’s leading role in AI healthcare revolution

Showcase of Oxford’s leading role in AI healthcare revolution

Oxford’s cutting-edge work in AI techniques that promise to transform healthcare has been showcased on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme.

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Professors Tarassenko and Noble join distinguished speakers at FORUM Lecture

Professors Tarassenko and Noble join distinguished speakers at FORUM Lecture

Professors Lionel Tarassenko, Oxford University’s Professor of Electrical Engineering and Head of Engineering Science, and Alison Noble, Professor of Biomedical Engineering took part in the fully-booked 2018 FORUM Annual Lecture, ‘Transforming healthcare through engineering and technology’, on Wednesday 5 September.

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Ice Crystal Research Earns Award for Thermofluids Student

Ice Crystal Research Earns Award for Thermofluids Student

Alexander Bucknell, a DPhil candidate based in the Oxford Thermofluids Instuitute, has earned a Student Paper Award from the American Institute for Aeronautics and Aerospace (AIAA) for his work on ice crystals, which form on jet engines while at altitude and can represent a threat to aircraft in flight.

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