Researchers have, for the first time, developed algorithms based on AI and deep learning that are able to trace cracks in masonry from digital images.
Six PhD students in the School of Civil Engineering have been recognised in the School’s inaugural PGR Awards 2021 during a special online ceremony.
The Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences looks forward to welcoming Professor Carlo Prato as the new Head of School of Civil Engineering on 1st September.
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 £1.7m facility for advanced materials research, housed at the University’s Bragg Centre, will enable the rapid analysis of soft materials and underpin the development of Net Zero technologies.