Engineering themes

Ingenia articles are categorised by engineering themes and subject areas.

Showing 124 articles for: Research and Development

Professor David Payne CBE FREng FRS - A golden touch

Michael Kenward OBE

The work of Professor David Payne on optical fibre amplifiers helped make a telecommunications revolution possible.

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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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Bio-inspired technologies

Professor Christofer Toumazou FREng FRS

Advances in the use of silicon semiconductor technology to replace and monitor biological functions and other research being conducted by the Institute of Biomedical Engineering.

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Forensics of knife crime

Dr Sarah Hainsworth

Can forensic engineering help produce data that will change the way we think about knives as weapons?

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Palme d'Or

Hugh Gill

The 2008 MacRobert Award winners describe how they developed the bionic i-LIMB hand

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Composite materials revolutionise aerospace engineering

Tim Edwards

How the use of carbon-fibre composites in wing manufacture is changing aerospace engineering

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The role of the Technology Strategy Board

Iain Gray

Over £1 billion of funding is being spent on making the UK a global leader in innovation

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