Ingenia - Issue 83, June 2020


Leigh-Ann Russell FREng - A vital link in the chain

Since joining BP in 2006, Leigh-Ann Russell FREng has risen up the ranks and now heads up the company’s upstream supply chain.

Articles in this issue

How I got here - Rosie Goldrick

Following a placement with Engineers Without Borders, structural engineer Rosie Goldrick stayed on in East Africa, where she works as Engineering Director at MASS Design Group, a non-profit Engineering collective.

Making it rain

Making it rain

Dominic Joyeux

Clever mechanical engineering has been employed to flood the stage in a production of classic musical Singin’ in the Rain, allowing performers to dance, jump and splash about on stage.

Replacing the batteries

Professor David Greenwood

As more and more electric vehicles are purchased every year and the UK government works towards net zero, researchers are developing battery technology to ensure that it stays efficient.

Responding to a global pandemic

Responding to a global pandemic

Rachel Jones

The impact of COVID-19 has been felt around the world. Engineers and engineering businesses across the UK have responded quickly to help address the challenges it has caused.

Robotic assistance

Robotic assistance

Geoff Watts

Engineering researchers are developing robotic systems that are assisting doctors during surgery, helping to make procedures more efficient and reducing the time that patients have to spend in the operating theatre.

Turning the tide

Turning the tide

Neil Cumins

Energy generated by the ocean is not used widely, but projects using wave and tidal energy are aiming to make it a preferred source of renewable power.

Editorial Board

  Editor-in-Chief Dr Scott Steedman CBE FREng
  Managing Editor Gemma Hummerston
  Publications Officer Portia Sale
  Editorial Board

Ginny Clarke CBE FREng
Professor David Delpy FREng FMedSci FRS
Michael Kenward OBE
John Loughhead CB OBE FREng
Dr Paul Miller FREng
Dr Ian Nussey OBE FREng
Dr Anna Ploszajski 
Professor Simon Pollard FREng
Professor William Stewart FREng
Professor Liz Tanner OBE FREng FRSE
Faith Wainwright MBE FREng

  Director, Communications and Partnerships Jo Trigg


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