Engineering themes


A total of 71 items listed.

Modelling Societies

Professor Nigel Gilbert FBCS FREng

Computer simulation can now be used to study the behaviour and interactions of individuals and organisations

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A challenge of the highest order

John Forrest FREng

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Nanotechnology: big prospects for small engineering

Roger W. Whatmore FREng

An overview of present developments and a glimpse into the future of the fascinating world of nanotechnology

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Knowledge technologies

Professor Nigel Shadbolt

Insights into the range of new technologies that are being developed to manage knowledge effectively

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Magnetic nanotechnology and computers

Dr Russell Cowburn

Will our computers one day use magnetism, not electricity, to process information?

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The knowledge of organisations and the organisation of knowledge

Khurshid Ahmad CEng MBCS

How can the knowledge in an organisation be ‘managed’ in order to help the organisation to succeed?

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Design: a constraint-based approach

A. J. Medland

Advantages of a computer-based modelling environment that can work within the rules and constraints of a problem to produce a viable solution

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Systems engineering – an educational challenge

Ken Hambleton FREng

The study of entire systems is complex, but needs to be taught more widely

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Laser Lace

Dr Mike Jackson

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Protecting rail passengers: options for railway safety

Sir David Davies CBE FREng FRS

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UK National Lottery

Sir George Russell

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