Research and Development
A total of 119 items listed.
Chips that changed the classroom
Michael Kenward OBE, Dr Eben Upton CBE and Dr Andrew Herbert OBE FREng
The Raspberry Pi has won the MacRobert Award 2017 for its innovative pocket-sized computer, which has changed how people are learning about coding.
Thinking about the revolutions
Michael Kenward OBE
Professor Neville Jackson FREng joined Ricardo when he completed university. For more than three decades, he has helped the company to stay at the cutting-edge of engineering technologies.
Forging links between academia and industry
Michael Kenward OBE
For Julia King, Baroness Brown of Cambridge DBE FREng, materials science has been a common theme in a career that has taken in the academic world at all levels, along with time in the higher echelons of corporate engineering.
Going for gold
Professor Tony Purnell
The engineering that played a role in Team GB’s cycling success at the 2016 Rio Olympics was a team effort, and helped the athletes increase their speed to break a number of world records.
Turbulent politics put a premium on research impact
Professor Graeme Reid
The political landscape in the UK, and the rest of the world, is changing, and with it, so do policies relating to education and research
Research with impact
Professor Philip Nelson FREng
Research and development in universities are having real impact on the engineering industry
A Cinderella material
Dr Scott Steedman CBE FREng
A web of networks
David Cleevely CBE FREng
David Cleevely CBE FREng’s extensive experience has allowed him to help shake up innovation in the UK
Integrating metrology in business and academe
Professor Xiangqian (Jane) Jiang FREng
Professor Jane Jiang’s interest in measuring began when she worked on a bus production line in China.
Professor Paul Newman FREng
Instilling robots with lifelong learning
Professor Paul Newman FREng explained to Michael Kenward how he came to lead the Oxford Mobile Robotics Group and why the time is right for a revolution in autonomous technologies.