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Lifeboat research earns award for EngD researcher

(10 December 2013) - University of Southampton engineering doctorate (EngD) student Peter Halswell was runner-up in the National Instruments' Graphical Systems Design Achievement Awards at the Royal Academy of Engineering in London, commended for his research with the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI).

EngD researcher Tom Bartley runner-up in civil engineering awards

(9 December 2013) - Tom Bartley, a graduate engineer working on Parsons Brinckerhoff's Building Information Modelling (BIM) adoption strategy, while also studying for an Engineering Doctorate (EngD) at the Bristol University-based Industrial Doctorate Centre in Systems, received high praise from judges and was runner-up in this year's NCE Graduate of the Year competition.

2013 Engineering Research Writers of the Year Announced

(29 November 2013) - The two winners of the inaugural Engineering Research Writer of the Year competition, organised by the Association of Engineering Doctorates, were announced at the AEngD conference in London on Tuesday 26 November.

The EngD impact - key findings published

(26 November 2013) - The Engineering Doctorate (EngD) postgraduate qualification has made a profound difference to the career prospects of enrolled researchers, and delivered tangible benefits to industrial sponsors including new knowledge, products, processes and patents. The key findings of AEngD/EPSRC-funded research undertaken by Manchester Business School were presented at the AEngD national conference in London today.

Applications for 1851 Royal Commission Industrial Fellowships invited

(14 November 2013) - Applications for 2014 awards of 1851 Royal Commission Industrial Fellowships are now being invited. The Fellowships are worth up to £80,000 over three years, and the most recent cohort included three EngD candidates.
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New researcher representative on AEngD steering group

(10 December 2018) - Vladimirs Horjkovs has been appointed the new researcher representative on the steering group of the…

STREAM EngD graduate wins international water award

(30 June 2018) - STREAM alumnus Alemayehu Shitaye (Alex) Asfaw has won an International Water Association Project Innovation…

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…
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