Ingenia - Issue 47, June 2011


Articles in this issue

MacRobert Award 2011

Showcasing the winner and three finalists of the 2011 MacRobert Award

Painting a new London

Damian Arnold

The artist Jonathan Meuli talks to Ingenia about his artistic collaboration with the Institution of Civil Engineers

Fair Game

Dr David James

A look at recent innovations in sports engineering

Start/Stop engines come of age

Antonios Katirtzidis

The development behind engines that automatically switch off during idling and can significantly reduce fuel consumption and emissions

Collaborative Research

Mark Jefferies

Rolls-Royce started its University Technology Centres initiative 20 years ago. The results of the research is presented in this article

Modelling health and disease

Dr Clare Sansom

A European initiative that aims to improve the ability to predict, diagnose and treat disease

Engineering Engagement Project

Melanie Washington

An Academy initiative that shows young people the opportunities and benefits behind a career in engineering

How does that work? - Eddy-current braking

An explanation of the first principles behind a new braking system for high speed trains

Board members for this issue are:

Editor-in-Chief Dr Scott Steedman CBE FREng
Managing Editor Dominic Joyeux
Editorial Assistant Juliet Benning
Editorial Board Professor John Burland CBE FREng FRS
Derek Hanson FREng
Michael Kenward OBE
John Loughhead FREng
Martin Manning FREng
Dr Ian Nussey OBE FREng
Professor William Stewart FREng
Professor Liz Tanner FREng
Professor William Webb FREng
Stephen Vranch FREng


Director, Policy & Public Affairs Beverley Parkin

ARUP, BAE Systems, Bosch, Lloyd's Register, Rolls-Royce plc

The Royal Academy of Engineering acknowledges the generous support by the following organisations for Ingenia: ARUP, BAE Systems, Bosch, Lloyd's Register, Rolls-Royce plc


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