Ingenia - Issue 43, June 2010


On Target

Dr Scott Steedman FREng

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Responses to: 'Lessons learnt'; Response to: 'Modernising national infrastructure'

Dr Stephen Bold FREng; David Bayliss OBE FREng

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In brief

Amy goes for Gold; Millennium Technology Prize; SET for success; Global Water Security; Science for All; The seed cathedral; EXTRA: Volcanic ash and the gas turbine engine

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Global Navigation Satellite Systems – Accidental systems and unintended consequences

Dr Martyn Thomas CBE FREng

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Professor Charles Kao CBE FREng

Man who lit up the world

Professor Kao proposed a practical optical fibre communication system and won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2009 for his work.
By Michael Kenward OBE

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MacRobert Award 2010

The winner and three finalists of the 2010 MacRobert Award presented at this year’s Academy Awards Dinner

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Practical Action

Andrew Scott

An international charity that generates templates of simple engineering solutions for people worldwide to copy and implement

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Electric Vehicles

Professor Roger Kemp FREng

The Royal Academy of Engineering has produced a report that looks at the options and likely implementation for electric vehicle development

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Game On

Siân Harris

A look at the development of the video game industry with its cross-over benefits to other engineering sectors

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Underground coal gasification

Paul Younger FREng, Jon Gluyas, Martin Cox, Dermot Roddy

Underground coal gasification has the potential to exploit more of the UK’s coal reserves and can be coupled with carbon capture and storage

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Infinity crosses the Tees

Professor Chris Wise FREng, Tim Harris

The Infinity Footbridge in Stockton has won many awards and is the centrepiece for the region’s regeneration

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Innovation Watch - Secure Hypervisor

‘Virtualisation’ enables computing resources to be optimised for power and performance

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Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief Dr Scott Steedman CBE FREng
Managing Editor Dominic Joyeux
Editorial Assistant Chris Atkinson
Editorial Board Professor John Burland CBE FREng FRS
Derek Hanson FREng
Michael Kenward OBE
John Loughhead FREng
Martin Manning FREng
Dr Ian Nussey OBE FREng
Professor William Stewart FREng
Professor Liz Tanner FREng
Professor William Webb FREng
Stephen Vranch FREng
Director, Policy & Public Affairs Beverley Parkin


The Royal Academy of Engineering acknowledges the generous support by the following organisations for Ingenia: ARUP, BAE Systems, Lloyd's Register, Rolls-Royce plc

The Royal Academy of Engineering acknowledges the generous support by the following organisations for Ingenia:


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- BAE Systems

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- Lloyd's Register

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- Rolls-Royce plc

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