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2017

Issue 7 Front cover

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Engineering Science News: 2013-14 Cover
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News: 2016-17
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News: 2015-16
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Issue 4
News: 2014-15
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Issue 3
News: 2013-14
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Issue 2
News: 2012-13
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News: 2011-12

News articles

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

Researchers call for volunteers to refine mosquito-detecting app

Researchers call for volunteers to refine mosquito-detecting app

Researchers at Engineering Science, Zoology and Kew Gardens have developed a way of alerting people to the presence of mosquitoes with an app that detects their distinctive buzz.

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Dr Brian Sheil awarded Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellowship

Dr Brian Sheil awarded Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellowship

Dr Brian Sheil, Departmental Lecturer in Geotechnical Engineering, has been awarded a Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellowship which will allow him to devote more time to his project for his project 'Intelligent Real-time Monitoring to Inform Underground Construction Processes'.

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Department awards University of Oxford Engineering Innovator Prize at ‘Big Bang’ competition

Department awards University of Oxford Engineering Innovator Prize at ‘Big Bang’ competition

Senior Research Associate Dr Priyanka Dhopade and Departmental Lecturer Dr Brian Sheil presented the University of Oxford Engineering Innovator Prize to student Manisha Waterston at The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Competition last week.

Department awards University of Oxford Engineering Innovator Prize at ‘Big Bang’ competition - Read More…

DPhil graduate offered prestigious Clifford G. Shull Fellowship

DPhil graduate offered prestigious Clifford G. Shull Fellowship

Oxford scientist the youngest person ever to be offered prestigious Clifford G. Shull Fellowship in the US

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Department spinout company wins New Product Award for microscale benchtop technology

Department spinout company wins New Product Award for microscale benchtop technology

iotaSciences, a spinout company from the Department of Engineering Science, recently received a New Product Award at Society for Laboratory and Automation Screening conference SLAS2018, in recognition of their innovative and portable benchtop single-cell instrument, the isoCell.

Department spinout company wins New Product Award for microscale benchtop technology - Read More…

Peptide-protein bio-ink technique has capacity to mimic naturally-occurring cells and tissues

Research carried out by the Department of Engineering Science, Queen Mary University of London and Nanyang Technological University (Singapore), published recently in Advanced Functional Materials, aims to integrate the benefits of self-assembly with nanoscale precision - building structures by assembling molecules like Lego pieces - with novel bio-ink printing techniques.

Peptide-protein bio-ink technique has capacity to mimic naturally-occurring cells and tissues - Read More…

Department signs five-year agreement with Ørsted to optimise wind turbine foundations

Department signs five-year agreement with Ørsted to optimise wind turbine foundations

The Department and renewable energy company Ørsted have signed a five-year research framework agreement to optimise the design of foundation structures for offshore wind turbines.

Department signs five-year agreement with Ørsted to optimise wind turbine foundations - Read More…

Department spinout YASA opens new electric motor factory in Oxfordshire

Department spinout YASA opens new electric motor factory in Oxfordshire

University of Oxford spin-out YASA Ltd was founded in 2009 by Tim Woolmer, who invented the motor for his DPhil project at the Department of Engineering Science.

Department spinout YASA opens new electric motor factory in Oxfordshire - Read More…

Engineering Science Newsletter Published

Engineering Science Newsletter Published

Welcome to the new-look Department of Engineering Science newsletter (Issue 7)

Engineering Science Newsletter Published - Read More…