News and events from around the School of Engineering

Events

Selected news

New research may help engineers and managers reduce noise and vibration produced by trains

Description
New research carried out by the University of Birmingham has identified news ways of reducing noise, vibration and other environmental impacts associated with railway systems.

Public transport and its implications on health

Description
Doctoral Researcher, Dennis Van Soest discusses a growing skepticism towards climate change and the impact this may have across many sectors.

The Magic of Radio

The Magic of Radio
Description
Professor Costas Constantinou is an internationally leading expert on communications engineering, specifically radiowave (RW) propagation – the behaviour of radio waves as they travel, or are propagated, from one point to another or to permeate the world around us – whose groundbreaking work will help to make the IoT a reality, most likely within the next few years. He recently presented his Inaugural Lecture, 'The Magic of Radio'. This article profiles his life and research.

Trial demonstrates role for virtual and augmented reality in future of telepresence

Trial demonstrates role for virtual and augmented reality in future of telepresence
Description
A team of scientists from the University of Birmingham has successfully demonstrated how virtual and augmented reality technologies can enable boats, submarines and other autonomous and semi-autonomous systems to be controlled remotely.

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy visits University to learn more about innovative industrial research and education

Description
Lord Prior of Brampton, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, visited the University of Birmingham on Monday 24 July to learn more about the innovative industrial research and education taking place at the College of Engineering and Physical Science.

Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering at Birmingham 2017 NSS results

Description
Department of Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering at the University of Birmingham 2017 National Student Survey results.

Civil Engineering at Birmingham 2017 NSS results

Description
Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Birmingham 2017 National Student Survey results.

Mechanical Engineering at Birmingham 2017 NSS results

Description
Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Birmingham 2017 National Student Survey results.

University of Birmingham Racing team picks up three trophies at 2017 UK Formula Student Competition

Description
The University of Birmingham Racing (UBR) team has celebrated their 20th anniversary in style by winning a total of three trophies at the 2017 UK Formula Student Competition, which was held at the Silverstone Circuit between 20th and 30th July.

Making Problematic Ground Safe

Description
Ian is an international expert in why the ground shifts and – at times – collapses, often at great financial and emotional cost, and is involved in engineering new and smart techniques to make it safe.
Displaying 1 to 10 of 61
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 Next