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Fozmula bursaries awarded

UK based sensor specialists, Fozmula Ltd, and the Department of Engineering Science have awarded this year's Fozmula bursaries to the following undergraduates: Alan Chappell, Balliol College; Aaron Freeman-Powell, Jesus College; Daniel Garrett, Brasenose College

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Teaching Awards for Department of Engineering Science Staff

At a recent ceremony at Rhodes House 66 Oxford University staff received awards in recognition of their excellent teaching. Congratulations to Professor Alison Noble and Dr Jane Frew from the Department of Engineering Science on winning their Awards.

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Research in the Department results in new tidal turbine company

A new company, Kepler Energy Limited, has been formed to develop a second-generation tidal turbine, which has the potential to harness tidal energy more efficiently and cheaply, using a device which is simpler, more robust and more scaleable than current designs.

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2010 Sloane Robinson Scholars

The Sloane Robinson Foundation scholarships for 2010-2011 in Biomedical Engineering have been awarded to Giovanni Milandri and David Springer who are both from South Africa. Our thanks to the Sloane Robinson Foundation for funding these scholarships.

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International lecture series provides platform for biomedical engineering collaboration in India

The Research Councils UK (RCUK) Office in India, UK Science and Innovation Network and the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) recently staged a high-profile lecture series which was delivered throughout India. Speakers included: the Rt. Hon Lord Peter Mandelson, when Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills; Professor Alison Richard, the 344th Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge and Professor Lionel Tarassenko, Director of the Department of Engineering Science’s Institute of Biomedical Engineering.

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Engineering Science Graduate wins Conspicuous Gallantry Cross

Robin Bourne-Taylor, graduate of the Department of Engineering Science (Christ Church College, Oxford 2005) and Captain in the British Army, has won the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross (CGC) - the highest award for courage in active operations after the Victoria Cross.

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