Skip to content

School of Engineering news

University welcomes £38m Compound Semiconductor deal

8 May 2017

Ten councils back CS Foundry.

Seren logo

Seren project nominated for European award

4 May 2017

Regiostars Awards 2017 shortlist Seren project in the ‘Smart Specialisation for SME Innovation’ category

Professor Peter Wells

Professor Peter Wells CBE (1936 – 2017)

26 April 2017

It is with great sadness that we have learnt of the death of Professor Peter Wells CBE.

Syed Muaaz-Us-Salam with a poster explaining his work

Cardiff students' work recognised by South Wales Institute of Engineers

13 April 2017

An engineering PhD student has been presented with the David Douglas Award

Compound semiconductor research equipment

SIOE celebrates science of semiconductors

13 April 2017

Conference examines roles for new materials

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

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

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.

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

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.

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

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