Engineering themes


A total of 71 items listed.

Wireless Communications Reach Maturity

Professor William Webb FREng

Charting the progress of technological advances in the mobile phone industry

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Dilemmas of Privacy and Surveillance

Professor Nigel Gilbert FREng

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A Question of Scale

Dr Scott Steedman FREng FICE

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Protecting Phone Systems

Dr William Webb FREng

How communications networks have fared during recent disasters and how they could be made more effective.

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The Grand Challenge

Alex Stewart

An Engineering Leadership Award holder reports on his time spent developing autonomous vehicles in California.

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Lloyd's Register Lecture 2005

This year’s lecture on ‘Safety Appraisal Criteria’was given by Professor Andrew Evans of Imperial College London

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Small Matter, Many Unknowns

Annabelle Hett

An insurer’s look at the risk implications of nanotechnology

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Tailoring software engineering education

John McDermid

The value of undergraduates learning the fundamentals of software engineering skills for application in the professional world

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ViSiCAST: Enhanced broadcast services for the deaf community

Gary Tonge FREng

A project using a virtual system for sign language has successfully developed an avatar-based signing system for broadcast, internet and ‘over the counter’ type applications

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Implementing a knowledge-based management system: A work placement report

Joseph Corrigan

How the internal operation of one company is changing as a result of the development of knowledge-based management systems

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Engineering the ULTra System

Martin Lowson FREng

A system of urban public transport providing personal mobility that can be delivered using readily available technology

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Microsatellites and nanosatellites: A brave new world

Professor Sir Martin Sweeting OBE FREng FRS

Small satellites make possible the low-cost exploration and exploitation of space

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