Archive for the ‘Mechanical Engineering’ Category

Sensors and cameras - launching a high altitude balloon

Read the latest blog Mechanical Engineering undergraduate Jacob Smith, on his quest to launch a camera into space

Prof Sam Akehurst on the future of pistons and piston rings

Sam Akehurst comments on the future of pistons and piston rings in Engine Technology International magazine

Chris Brace on IAAPS - Engine Tech International magazine

University of Bath to provide boost to regional SMEs

The University of Bath is to establish two new “business acceleration hubs” for advanced engineering and digital innovation SMEs in the region.

What can apprenticeships offer?

Julian Sulley from Engineering & Design shares his thoughts as National Apprenticeship Week starts

Launching a camera to the edge of space: an intro

Jacob Smith, a Mechanical Engineering student on placement at Airbus, posts on using a high altitude balloon

Santander Technology Fund announces first funding awards

Bath appoints Programme Director to drive forward automotive research Institute

Gavin Edwards has been appointed as Programme Director of the University of Bath’s Institute for Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems (IAAPS).

Funeral details for Dr Stefan Petrusewicz, former lecturer

The sad news has reached us of the death of Dr Stefan Petrusewicz, former lecturer and a founder member of the University of Bath

Bath student named winner of prestigious engineering award

University of Bath engineering student Martins Zalmans has been named winner of the 2017 Autosport Williams Engineer of the Future Award.

University of Bath appoint architects for £60m automotive research facility

Stride Treglown and DKA have been selected as the architects to design the University of Bath’s Institute for Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems.

IAAPS to advance fuel development

The new global centre will focus on Ultra Low Emission Vehicles and advanced fuel development

Internal combustion after Mazda's 'holy grail' breakthrough

Prof Jamie Turner provides expert comment to IMechE about new breakthrough in compression ignition developed by Mazda.

SpaceSoc: a force to be reckoned with

Bath students demonstrate they are a force to be reckoned with in space engineering and can compete on a national stage.

Death of Prof Darryl P Almond (formerly of Materials Science)

We regret to announce the death of Emeritus Professor Darryl P Almond, who joined the University of Bath in 1976.

Improving the machinability of super alloys

Student's final-year project fires interest in manufacturing and management

New £60 million automotive facility to propel UK jobs and investment

The University of Bath has received significant new government investment to develop the Institute for Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems.

New investment for IAAPS

Professor Dame Glynis Breakwell, President & VC, gives her thoughts on the significant new development

Students build lunar rover: Aqua Lunae

A team of eight engineering students has been working on a small lunar rover model for a national competition.

Bath students develop ultra-efficient 3,112 mpg vehicle

A team of mechanical engineering students from the University of Bath has designed and raced a vehicle able to travel a distance that’s the equivalent of travelling from Bath to Boston (USA) on a single gallon of fuel.