School of Engineering

Children at exhibit at Brain Games 2017

Success for 5th annual Brain Games

29 March 2017

Around 3,700 children and families put their brains to the test on Sunday as they gathered at the National Museum Cardiff for this year’s Brain Games event.

FaultCurrent’s full-scale prototype

US investor backs Cardiff University start-up

27 March 2017

FaultCurrent extends power grid capacity.

Professor Robert Lark with self-healing concrete

Boost for self-healing concrete

16 March 2017

Over £4 million awarded to new Resilient Materials 4 Life project

EU funds

EU funds to boost urban energy efficiency

6 March 2017

Research projects secure almost £1m from EU

Ser Cymru II

Cardiff University welcomes Sêr Cymru II Fellows

2 March 2017

Early-career researchers from across the world have been welcomed to Wales as they embark on the next stage of a £45m Welsh Government-funded programme to increase the economic prosperity by attracting the brightest minds to the country.

Port Talbot steel works

Mapping future emissions in Wales

2 March 2017

Cardiff University academics partner with BRE to forecast Wales’s future carbon emissions

Compound semiconductor research equipment

£2m equipment award for Hub

27 February 2017

EPSRC funding strengthens Cardiff’s new CS Manufacturing Hub

Diamonds on computer display screen

Cardiff scientists in £4m bid to find tomorrow’s technologies

17 February 2017

University joins EPSRC consortium

Meeting energy challenges on an industrial secondment

7 February 2017

Dr Liana Cipcigan has collaborated with the National Grid to overcome challenges in the emerging energy sector during an industrial secondment.

Flexis Launch back drop

Multi-million pound energy project gets underway in Wales

3 February 2017

Consortium of Welsh universities begin £24m project aimed at transforming the UK energy sector and achieving a low carbon future

Researcher looking at compound semiconductor

£13m EU funding boost for Compound Semiconductors

30 January 2017

Backing will help build and equip Institute’s clean room

Student Mazin Muhssin speaking at the conference

Research student wins Best Conference Paper Award

30 January 2017

Engineering student, Mazin Muhssin, has won a Best Conference Paper award.

Osteoarthritis smart patch

Osteoarthritis smart patch

24 January 2017

Researchers from the School of Engineering look to develop diagnostic device for knee disease

Jon Runyon awarded scholarship

Cardiff University Student Awarded Scholarship at World Leading Gas Turbine Institute

23 January 2017

Cardiff University PhD student, Jon Runyon, has been awarded a scholarship place from the prestigious ASME International Gas Turbine Institute.

Professor Hywel Thomas

Royal recognition

3 January 2017

Cardiff University experts recognised in Queen’s New Year Honours list

School of Engineering part of new £10m Compound Semiconductor Manufacturing Hub

6 December 2016

Engineering is part of a new £10m grant to support compound semiconductor research.

The Da Vinci Innovation Awards Audience

Success for Cardiff innovators

29 November 2016

The 2016 Da Vinci Innovation Awards with details of winners.

da Vinci statue and Vitruvian Man

Students and staff pitch big ideas for cash funding

16 November 2016

University hosts 4th Da Vinci Innovation & Impact Awards

Arkwright Scholars

Engineers of the future: Arkwright Scholars for 2016

11 November 2016

This year the School of Engineering is sponsoring three Arkwright scholars. These STEM students from UK schools represent the engineers of the future.

A researcher at work

New discovery changes the future for hydrogen-fuelled cars

21 October 2016

A new discovery involving activating hydrocarbon wax with catalysts and microwaves may be changing the future for the use of hydrogen as a fuel.