The Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences Partnership Awards is an annual event to give recognition and thanks to staff and students in the Faculty.
The award, in memory of Dr Margaret Steel, is a generous £1000 prize awarded to female students who showed a particular aptitude for innovation and want to develop an idea.
A new teaching and research facility for the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences has been formally handed over to the University by construction company BAM.
Researchers developing 3D printing methods and liquid-crystals have been awarded a UK Space Agency grant to advance new technology. The results could give insight into the Earth’s changing climate.
Research teams are developing small robots to work in underground pipe networks, in both clean water and sewers.