Latest School News

News Articles and Press Releases from the School of Engineering.

You can also browse our Archived Newsletters in PDF format.

If you have any news stories you would like included on the site, please send them to

  • Every spring, prescribed burns are conducted on 15-20000 acres of forest in the Pine Barrens of New Jersey, United States. Historically, fire is a natural occurrence in the Pine Barrens and is an integral part of maintaining the ecosystem.

    Prescribed burn in the Pine Barrens of New Jersey, USA
  • George Tsagarakis, a 3rd year PhD student from Energy Systems, has won the Best Paper Award at the International Conference on Ecological Vehicles & Renewable Energies (EVER 2014).

    Assessment of the Cost and Environmental Impact of Demand Side Management on Residential Sector (G. Tsagarakis, C. Thomson, A. Collin, G. Harrison, A. Kiprakis)
  • Researchers at the University of Edinburgh have developed technology that enables solar panels to detect broadband signals and makes internet access fuelled by the power of the sun possible.

    Professor Harald Haas
  • The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) has announced that Professor Harald Haas is one of the ten RISE Leaders for 2014.

    Professor Harald Haas
  • Professor Jason Reese features in BBC Radio's "Naked Scientists" programme, talking about our Computational Molecular Dynamics Research:

    Professor Jason Reese


Subscribe to Latest School News