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High-value manufacturing in progress

Embedding transformational and sustainable growth in Welsh high value manufacturing industry

19 August 2016

Cardiff University is a partner in a new £14m EU-backed project to stimulate transformational and sustainable growth in the high value manufacturing industry in West Wales and the South Wales Valleys.

Ross Gardner at his placement

Year in Industry case study: Ross Gardner at Wilde Analysis

12 August 2016

School of Engineering undergraduate Ross Gardner has undertaken a Year in Industry placement at Wilde Analysis.

Summer School students at the Gala Dinner

Summer School concludes with Gala Dinner prizegiving

26 July 2016

Our annual Summer School for Electrical & Electronic Engineering students came to a close on Friday, 22nd July with a Gala Dinner at Aberdare Hall.

Nella

Cardiff Racing – the story behind the naming of ‘Nella’

12 July 2016

The heartwarming story behind the naming of the CR12 racing car.

Two students at the STEM Live! event

Inspiring the next generation of engineers at STEM Live!

8 July 2016

Over 200 students fom 16 South Wales schools attended the STEM Live! event at the University on 27th June.

The Hydrosac team making their presentation.

Innovation Showcase success for Cardiff engineers

28 June 2016

A team from the School of Engineering have returned from an award-winning trip to Washington, D.C.

Professor Karen Holford

University engineer named among UK’s Top 50 Women in Engineering

23 June 2016

Inaugural list honours Pro Vice-Chancellor for Physical Sciences and Engineering

Institution of Civil Engineers logo

George Stephenson Medal awarded to Professor Thorsten Stoesser

6 June 2016

A research paper by Professor Thorsten Stoesser has been recognised by the Institution of Civil Engineers.

Undergraduate students outside Queen's Buildings

Academics and experts look to address STEM gender gap

3 June 2016

Last week, the School of Engineering played host to an all staff/student lecture entitled ‘Women in Engineering’.

Gas Turbine Research Centre

Cardiff University engineer wins essay prize

2 June 2016

A PhD candidate at the School of Engineering has won an essay prize from the Engineering Professors' Council.

Delegates at the Nigeria Energy Forum

Academics and researchers organise first ever Nigeria Energy Forum

19 May 2016

A team of academic staff and researchers have successfully organised the first ever Nigeria Energy Forum.

Poster prize winners at the ESTRO conference

Tumour detection project picks up poster prize

16 May 2016

A Cardiff University project has won an award from the European Society for Radiography and Oncology.

Enriching Student Life Awards

Lecturer receives main accolade at student life awards

10 May 2016

Dr. Alastair Clarke had a successful night at the Enriching Student Life Awards

non-invasive diabetes monitor

Microwave device to monitor diabetes

6 May 2016

A non-invasive blood glucose monitor could make life easier for millions of diabetics worldwide

Professor Adrian Porch

Blood glucose monitor could benefit millions

5 May 2016

Professor Adrian Porch and his research team at the School of Engineering are developing a device which they believe could help millions of people with diabetes.

Ryan Marks at the Young Persons' Lecture Contest

Research associate's success at national contest

25 April 2016

Ryan Marks was named overall runner-up at the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) Young Persons' Lecture Competition.

Professor Sam Evans

Professor Sam Evans appointed Head of School of Engineering

22 April 2016

Vice-Chancellor Colin Riordan has appointed Professor Sam Evans as Head of the School of Engineering.

Professor Manu Haddad

Research group leader inducted into Learned Society of Wales

21 April 2016

Professor Manu Haddad has been inducted into the Learned Society of Wales.

Professor Karen Holford

Pro Vice-Chancellor recognised by Chwarae Teg

15 April 2016

Professor Karen Holford FREng has received the NPTC Group Award for Education.

Engineering Hackathon

First engineering hackathon a success

12 April 2016

The School of Engineering’s first Hackathon, hosted in association with General Electric (GA) Aviation, was been hailed as a success.