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  • Senior hardware engineer Naomi Mitchison, who graduated with an MEng in Electronic and Electrical Engineering in 2009, has been named the Institution of Engineering and Technology’s (IET) Young Woman Engineer of the Year for her inspirational work with laser warning systems for military aircraft.

    Naomi Mitchison receiving her Award from Steph McGovern
  • In November 2014 John Thompson hosted ADVANTAGE’s first training event here in the School of Engineering. John is the Project Co-ordinator  for ADVANTAGE, a major inter-disciplinary and inter-sectoral project between Power and Communications engineering research and development communities.

    The class for ADVANTAGE'S first training event
  • Heriot-Watt University and the University of Edinburgh welcome the outstanding results of REF2014 for the Edinburgh Research Partnership in Engineering (ERPE). 94% of our overall research activity is world-leading or internationally excellent.

    REF 2014 logo (Research Excellence Framework)


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