Thursday, 17 April 2014

Mechanical components


Turbine study aims to improve aero engines

3 Apr 2014

The lifespan and efficiency of aero engines could be improved following research into the physics of turbulent flows taking place at Southampton University.


Exoskeleton development to benefit from bipedel robot research

18 Oct 2013

Two legged robots are being taught to walk like humans thanks to KoroiBot, a three year project that has received around €4.16m of EU funding.

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The Engineer March Digital Issue


The roundtable feature in our current issue looks at issues surrounding graduate recruitment into engineering. Which of the solutions proposed in the feature would make the biggest contribution to boosting the number of graduates finding jobs in engineering and remaining there?

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Europe's largest tidal array in the Pentand Firth off Orkney will eventually generate up to 86MW of power. What will it take for tidal energy to make an appreciable contribution to the UK's energy needs?

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