Student Experience 13th February 2018
The Institution of Engineering and Technology’s Engineering Horizons Bursary offers long-term financial support to 75 engineering students and apprentices in the UK.
Jessica Paterson and Mehdi Kolahi – both Electrical and Electronic Engineering students – celebrated their success after receiving an Engineering Horizons Bursary from the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).
Student Experience 31st January 2018
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Meet the School 17th January 2018
Dr Robin Preece teaches the third year Power Systems Analysis unit and the fourth year Analysis of Electrical Power and Energy unit for the Electrical and Electronic Engineering course. Get to know him here.
Student Experience 13th December 2017
Professionals whose careers require a lot of specific and practical knowledge are comparable to magicians. There is no apparent motivation behind their vast knowledge; their methodologies are mysterious to the uninitiated and the sheer involvedness of their projects makes the final result seem nothing short of magical.
EEE in the Real World 13th December 2017
After numerous applications, heated interviews and frequent visits to the university careers department, I have finally started my industrial placement year. I am one month into working at Arup, an engineering consulting company, and I am loving it just as much as being at university.
Life in EEE 20th May 2016
The last eight months have brought challenge after challenge, but also reward after reward. Every technical hurdle, project deadline, or outreach challenge has resulted in developed skills, an improved product, or at least an unforgettable experience.
EEE in the Real World 12th April 2016
An aim for the project has always been to eventually test the data logger in a real classroom. So this week I headed over Seymour Park Community Primary School to meet three Year 4 classes. There were two objectives of the visit, firstly I was challenged to inspire the children about engineering, before letting the […]
Student Experience 16th March 2016
It’s finally there! This week, seven months of development finally resulted in a fully functioning completed prototype. Comprising of hardware, software, and mechanical aspects, WILFRED is now a completely usable wireless data logger. HARDWARE Unfortunately, this completion is about a month or two behind schedule. An essential component order being shipped from the US was […]
Student Experience 3rd March 2016
Something I’ve always had in mind as an end goal for the project is to produce a full enclosure, completing a fully presentable prototype of the device. Despite being pushed on time; I was able to sacrifice a couple of nights watching TV to design the CAD enclosure. HOW? There’s a couple of options when […]
Student Experience 22nd February 2016
Finally after a delightful 6 exams I can finally breathe a sigh of relief! Now that I’m going into the second semester of second year I unfortunately have to say goodbye to Maths modules for the rest of my degree. Of course all of my modules use maths extensively and there are still a few […]