Search

AEngD Conference 2013

On 26 November 2013, the Association of Engineering Doctorates held its second conference, drawing 70 delegates - half representing academics at industrial doctorate centres, and half research engineers - to discuss recent changes in EngD funding and a study of EngD impacts, and to hear the finalists in the 2013 AEngD Engineering Research Writer of the Year (ERWOTY) competition.

This half-day conference was held at the Building Centre in London. Neil Viner from the EPSRC took questions relating to research funding (AEngD members can view the minutes in the Members' Forum); Dr Fumi Kitagawa presented the initial key findings of a Manchester Business School study funded by the AEngD and EPSRC; and after the six finalists' ERWOTY presentations, the two winners were announced during an evening drinks reception.

Links to the ERWOTY 2013 presentations are available here. Further photos from the event are available in this AEngD Flickr group.

You must install Adobe Flash to view this content.

Loughborough EngD saves £2m/year for UK road maintenance

(2 May 2018) - The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) has highlighted the economic impact of EngD…

EngD student helps company win Queen's Award for Enterprise

(30 April 2018) - A University of Bristol EngD research engineer has helped a Somerset business win its second Queen's Award in…

Award for Swansea EngD researcher in worldwide Tata Group competition

(14 June 2017) - A Swansea University researcher, Alex Harold, has beaten over 5000 applicants to win an international award for…
Neil Viner (EPSRC) addresses AEngD conferenceAEngD conference audienceDr Fumi Kitagawa