Peter Dearman has spent almost his entire adult life considering the possibilities of an engine that runs on liquid nitrogen.
Energy advocate: The head of Imperial College’s influential Energy Futures Lab is optimistic about the UK’s prospects.
Conceptual arts: Williams Advanced Engineering pitches itself as an expert operator in the arena of technologies that help vehicles go fast.
Ailie MacAdam, one of the UK’s top engineers, is determined to use her success to inspire industry’s next generation of women
Rolls Royce’s research chief talks to Stephen Harris about the technologies that he believes could shape the future of the aerospace and energy sectors
Next stop, UK: Stuart Nathan talks to Klaus-Dieter Rennert about Hitachi’s plans for the UK and Europe, as well as the industrial giant’s focus on growth in the rail and medical sectors
Money from nothing: Commercialising technology involves convincing people to invest in something that hasn’t existed before. Stuart Nathan talks to an old hand in the art
The former BP boss talks to Stephen Harris about fracking, fossil fuels and the business case for diversity
Charles (Chuck) W Hull, co-founder and chief technology officer of 3D Systems, talks to The Engineer about how he invented the stereolithography process
The technology chief at the world’s biggest defence firm talks to us about laser weapons, unmanned systems, quantum computing and the future of manufacturing