Engineering themes

Ingenia articles are categorised by engineering themes and subject areas.

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How I got here – Kate Todd-Davis

How I got here – Kate Todd-Davis

Kate Todd-Davis shares how she gained a degree during her manufacturing apprenticeship at Rolls-Royce.

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Lessons from the field

Abigail Beall

Engineers discuss the impact that working in other countries has had on their career paths and outlooks.

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A century celebrating women engineers

Portia Sale

Set up to support women who wanted to continue working in engineering after the First World War, the Women’s Engineering Society celebrates its centenary this year. It continues to champion women engineers and encourage young women into engineering careers.

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Chips that changed the classroom

Chips that changed the classroom

Michael Kenward OBE, Dr Eben Upton CBE and Dr Andrew Herbert OBE FREng

The Raspberry Pi has won the MacRobert Award 2017 for its innovative pocket-sized computer, which has changed how people are learning about coding.

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MacRobert award 2017

Supported by the worshipful company of Engineers

The 2017 finalists are Darktrace, the Raspberry Pi Foundation and Vision RT.

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Julia King, Baroness Brown of Cambridge DBE FREng - Forging links between academia and industry

Michael Kenward OBE

For Julia King, Baroness Brown of Cambridge DBE FREng, materials science has been a common theme in a career that has taken in the academic world at all levels, along with time in the higher echelons of corporate engineering.

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Turbulent politics put a premium on research impact

Professor Graeme Reid

The political landscape in the UK, and the rest of the world, is changing, and with it, so do policies relating to education and research

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Study Shows Link Between Engineering and Economic Development

A new global study carried out by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr) has found that there is a strong positive correlation between engineering strength and a country’s economic development.

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Research with impact

Professor Philip Nelson FREng

Research and development in universities are having real impact on the engineering industry

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