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  • Dr Chris Beckett has won the EPSRC New Investigator Award for a study which plans to unlock the potential of water-repellent sands in protecting important utilities from the effects of climate change.

  • Dr Katherine Dunn of the Institute for Bioengineering, has been awarded funding to establish a European consortium that will focus on the development of new devices and systems to improve the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of disease, using engineered biological molecules and nanotechnology.

    Networking for interdisciplinary innovation
  • Two of our School's partnership projects have been recognised for making outstanding contributions to the Scottish renewables energy industry at the Scottish Green Energy Awards ceremony on Thursday 6 December 2018.

    Scottish Green Energy Awards 2018 winners
  • Academics at the School of Engineering and the School of Geosciences have re-launched the world’s first free open online course exploring how carbon capture and storage technology (CCS) can be used to tackle climate change.

  • Dr Susan Deeny, who gained her undergraduate and doctorate degrees from the University of Edinburgh, was announced the winner of the Karen Burt Award 2018 by the Women’s Engineering Society in October, in recognition of her contribution to fire engineering. 

    Fire fighting in action

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