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Read more at: Cohort 1 student, Xueying Wang in International Women in Engineering day podcast

Cohort 1 student, Xueying Wang in International Women in Engineering day podcast

21 June 2022

To celebrate International Women in Engineering Day, Xueying has taken part in 'Gender Equality Today for a Sustainable Tomorrow'; the very first episode of 'Connecting the country' - podcast by @National Highways, the government-owned company responsible for motorways and major trunk roads in England. “I encourage all the...


Read more at: 2022 Spring Industry Day a huge success!

2022 Spring Industry Day a huge success!

25 March 2022

The March 2022 FIBE2 CDT Industry Day was the best one yet! The objectives were to: a) provide progress updates; b) facilitate engagement between students, industry partners and academics; c) collect industry feedback. All objectives were met. We started with a quick round of updates from the investigator team on...


Read more at: A Close Look at Research Projects in Cohort 3

A Close Look at Research Projects in Cohort 3

17 February 2022

This October, we were very happy to welcome 10 new students in Cohort 3 joining the FIBE family. Now it is nearly the end of their first term, we have conducted a survey to find out what they are doing recently with their research. Let's have a look! El-Amin Ahmed El-Amin is supervised by Julian Allwood and is sponsored by...


Read more at: Studentships applications are now open for admission in October 2023

Studentships applications are now open for admission in October 2023

27 January 2022

Studentships applications are now open for admission in October 2023 1 Studentship with Costain: Performance-Based Concrete as a Route for CO2 reduction. The project is funded in collaboration with Costain. Costain's purpose is to improve people's lives by creating connected, sustainable infrastructure that enables people...


Read more at: Cohort 3 is here!

Cohort 3 is here!

8 October 2021

A very warm welcome to Cohort 3 who are starting their 4-year MRes + PhD this Michaelmas in the FIBE2 CDT programme. This year's cohort comprises a good mix of UK and international students including a selection of Cambridge University's very own graduates. The induction week went off to an exciting start with a flurry of...


Read more at: Engineering Day Outreach at St Margaret's Preparatory School

Engineering Day Outreach at St Margaret's Preparatory School

9 September 2021

FIBE2 Cohort 2 students Douglas Morley and Benjamin Boys spearheaded an Engineering Day Outreach at St. Margaret's Preparatory School. The pupils at the school were introduced to what it was like to be an engineer and what environmental challenges engineers of the future would be facing. They were then put into teams and...


Read more at: 2021 Summer Industry Partner day

2021 Summer Industry Partner day

2 July 2021

The FIBE2 CDT 2021 Summer Industry Partner day was a huge success and well attended by partners from industry, academics and students alike. The event started with a welcome from Dr Ioannis Brilakis, contact for Industry partners followed by updates from the FIBE2 academics and staff on the FIBE2 programme. Cohort 1 PhD...


Read more at: Dr Kristen MacAskill named a winner in 2021 Top 50 Women in Engineering award

Dr Kristen MacAskill named a winner in 2021 Top 50 Women in Engineering award

1 July 2021


Read more at: FIBE2 MRes Students: Mini-Project presentations, 17th May 2021

FIBE2 MRes Students: Mini-Project presentations, 17th May 2021

24 May 2021

Last week saw the culmination of the FIBE2 CDT students’ hard work on their MRes mini-projects. Each student presented their findings to an online audience of peers, academics from the Division and representatives from the sponsoring companies. This year we had three companies setting the students an overarching challenge...


Read more at: Presentation slides/ Postgraduate Open Day 2: FIBE2 CDT MRes+PhD, University of Cambridge

Presentation slides/ Postgraduate Open Day 2: FIBE2 CDT MRes+PhD, University of Cambridge

13 May 2021

The FIBE2 CDT Centre led a succesful second Open Day session this morning! 2 of our Academics, Professor Giulia Viggiani and Dr Cyrille Dunant, gave an overview of their respective project: Mechanical Behaviour of Artificially Frozen Ground: Experimental Observations and Modelling Rapid prototyping industrial installation...


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Cohort 1 student, Xueying Wang in International Women in Engineering day podcast

21 June 2022

To celebrate International Women in Engineering Day, Xueying has taken part in 'Gender Equality Today for a Sustainable Tomorrow'; the very first episode of 'Connecting the country' - podcast by @National Highways, the government-owned company responsible for motorways and major trunk roads in England. “I encourage all the...