A total of 108 items listed.
Constructing the Hindhead Tunnel
Paul Arnold and Paul Hoyland
The engineering challenges behind the completion of the Hindhead improvement project.
Start/Stop engines come of age
The development behind engines that automatically switch off during idling and can significantly reduce fuel consumption and emissions
Cutting carbon in the 2020s
Professor Roger Kemp FREng
RIBA Stirling Prize; Celebrating science and engineering; Global economy debates; Engineering leadership scheme; Climate change adaption; GNSS security
Infrastructure, engineering and climate change adaption
Professor Robert Mair CBE FREng FRS and Peter Warry FREng
Studying the Sun – Enabling extreme ultra violet imaging of the star
Dr Nick Waltham
The Solar Dynamics Observatory has been launched to monitor the disruptive influence the Sun has on technological systems
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
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
Adapting infrastructure to a changing climate
Lord John Krebs, Professor Jim Hall
The threat of more frequent and damaging natural disasters means the UK needs to adapt its national infrastructure.
Darwin's cocoon; Boost for photonics research; Building engineering physics
Responses to ‘Promoting engineering’; Response to ‘Engineering a low-carbon world’
Geoengineering – Challenges and Global Impacts
An exploration of the ways in which the Earth’s climate can be manipulated to counteract the effects of global warming.