Major funding announced to avert an antibiotics apocalypse

1 month ago — Quick Read

The Universities of Oxford, Ulster and UCL have announced a cross-disciplinary team to tackle the growing challenge of Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR). The team, funded by EPSRC and the UK Research...

Engineers take aim at cancer with 100-million fps camera

3 years ago — Quick Read

A new high-speed camera is being developed which will allow light and sound to be used in new innovative medical treatments.

Smart sensor will revolutionise crime and terrorism prevention

4 years ago — Quick Read

A new chemical sensor, designed by engineers at the University of Oxford, are set to revolutionise everything from terrorism prevention, environmental monitoring, reusable electronics, medical diagnostics to food safety.

Oxford could become the world’s first zero emission zone by 2035

4 years ago — Quick Read

Oxford prides itself as a bike-riding city, but the town might well become the world's first zero-emission zone by 2035 if plans to radically lower emissions are implemented. New plans...

World Penguin Day 2017: How Engineering combined with ‘people power’

4 years ago — Quick Read

Last month saw World Penguin Day on April 25th. If you think Engineering has very little to do with Penguins; you would be wrong.

First British trial of Self-Driving Vehicle a success

5 years ago — Quick Read

The first trial of self-driving vehicles in a public space is being heralded as a success. The demonstration, run in Milton Keynes by Transport Systems Catapult (TSC), marks the end...