Professor Stefano Brandani has held the Chair of Chemical Engineering in the Institute for Materials and Processes in the School of Engineering since 2007 and on Monday evening he presented his "inaugural" lecture. Read more and watch the video in the full article.
The 2014 Joseph Bramah Medal has been awarded to Professor Win Rampen, Chairman and former Managing Director of Artemis. Win was awarded the medal at the Bath/ASME Symposium on Fluid Power and Motion Control 2016 in recognition of his significant contribution to fluid power through the d
Many congratulations to Edinburgh PhD graduate Dr Barbara Lane, Technology Group Leader at Arup and Visiting Professor of Fire Safety Engineering at the University of Edinburgh, on her election as Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering (FREng).
The University of Edinburgh's current Formula Student team, (Edinburgh University Formula Student) was founded in September 2014 by a group of ambitious engineering students to compete against 100 teams from around the world, at the iMechE's long-established Formula Student UK event on the GP Sil
Every year tropical storms and hurricanes cause large amounts of damages and victims. In many cases people are forced to live in devastated areas without access to basic needs such as healthcare, clean water and food supplies, facing a hard and long recovery.
The School of Engineering is very pleased to announce that the RSE Young Academy of Scotland has just announced the appointment Philip Hands and Javier Escudero as new members. Many congratulations to Philip and Javier!
When doing tasks we are often confronted with a fundamental question: shall I do it fast or do it precisely? From experience we know that achieving both is exceedingly difficult; compromise is the best bet. But can speed and precision be maximised at the same time? A new study from Dr.