Engineering themes

Environmental/Climate

A total of 108 items listed.

Millennium Homes Revisited

Alan Cherry CBE and Richard Hodkinson

A progress report on Greenwich Millennium Village, a sustainable residential development whose construction began in 2000.

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Engineering a Low-Carbon world

Dr Scott Steedman FREng

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Offshore Defences

Professor Dominic Reeve, Dr Vanesa Magar, Dr Shunqi Pan

Coastal engineers put forward the probabilities of flooding and how offshore defences are being introduced off the UK coastline

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Reed Bed Systems

Professor Joe Biddlestone and David Cooper

How the engineering of reed bed systems is helpingto clean up dirty water

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Expedition to Antarctica; World’s first desalination barges; Newton International Fellowships; Leading Lights; Fellow’s book helps fund engineering education

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Compact diesel filters

Dr Martyn Twigg

MacRobert Award finalists Johnson Matthey have developed a compact filter that removes harmful particulates from vehicle engine emissions.

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Transition to the Ecological Age
Academy New Year Reception 2009

Chris Atkinson

The winner of this year's Sir Frank Whittle Medal for oustanding contribution to engineering gave a lecture at the Academy's New Year Reception.

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Severn Lessons - UK energy strategy required

Yaver A. Abidi

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Shetland moves towards a hydrogen dream; A towering event; ‘Careers In’ Engineering; Addendum; Chair, Emerging Technologies; Stem subjects strengthened

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Response to 'The New Diploma'; Response to 'Rebuilding lives in times of disaster'; Response to ‘Opening up Defence R&D’; Follow-up to ‘Towards Sustainable Growth’

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Carbon will be different

Scott Steedman FREng

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Fabrication and uses of Ultra-Precision Surfaces

Professor Paul Shore

Advances in the miniscule world of ultra-precision engineering and how these have dramatically improved the scope of measurement that is achievable in the manufacure of new technologies

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