Engineering Research News

Selected Research and Postgraduate Engineering news articles. You can also view all School of Engineering news.
  • DEM Solutions and the University of Edinburgh formalize strategic relationship to enable greater collaboration and knowledge transfer between the two leaders at the forefront of research, application and adoption of DEM simulation of bulk materials.

    DEM Solution Staff and University of Edinburgh Academics meet to Forge Partnership
  • A stretch of water off the north coast could provide enough energy to power about half of Scotland, engineers have found.

    Looking across the waters of the Pentland Firth to the island of Hoy in Orkney
  • Faster, more reliable internet connections will move a step closer to reality with the opening of a new centre at the University.

    A new generation of high-speed internet technology which is more secure and versatile than Wi-Fi, will be developed at the research facility.

    Professor Harald Haas
  • National Instruments (Nasdaq: NATI) and the University of Edinburgh have partnered to develop a test bed to dramatically improve indoor wireless communications capacity.

    National Instruments NI days logo
  • The company has shipped its first product - Li-1st.

  • On 6th August 2013 pureVLC announced breakthrough developments and research that will take its products to new levels.

    Professor Harold Haas
  • The opening day of PLASA Focus: Leeds 2013 will finish with a keynote address from Harald Haas, Professor of Mobile Communications at the University of Edinburgh and Fellow of the World Technology Network.

    Professor Harold Haas
  • Professor Peter Fraenkel MBE, Visiting Professor at University of Edinburgh, is the third recipient of the Scottish Government's Saltire Prize Medal. The award is for his outstanding contribution to the development of tidal energy over three decades.

    Peter Fraenkel MBE and Seagen on installation barge
  • Tiny LED lights now being developed could deliver Wi-Fi-like internet communications, while simultaneously displaying information, and providing illumination for homes, offices and a whole host of other locations.

    Professor Martin Dawson from the University of Strathclyde who is leading this research.
  • The Arkwright Scholarships Trust has made its 2012 award of Scholarships for aspiring leaders in engineering. 335 Scholarships for school students and 4 Undergraduate Scholarships were awarded – the largest ever annual number.

    Professor Peter Grant giving his speech at the Arkwright Scholarships


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