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EPSRC CDT in Sensor Technologies for a Healthy and Sustainable Future

 
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Open-seneca wins VC Award

15 October 2019

Open-seneca has won a Vice-Chancellor's Research Impact and Engagement Award! Twelve students, academics and professional members of staff from across the University of Cambridge received the prestigeous awards in areas as diverse as prostate cancer, family law, museum public engagement and police mental health. Now in...

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New paper published in Microsystems and Nanoengineering

New paper published in Microsystems and Nanoengineering

17 September 2019

Sensor CDT student, Oliver Vanderpoorten has paper " Scalable integration of nano-, and microfluidics with hybrid lithography ", by Vanderpoorten et al, published in Microsystems and Nanoengineering (Nature publishing group) as featured highlight article on the main homepage . Congratulations to Oliver!

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Sensor CDT Team Challenge in the Media

Sensor CDT Team Challenge in the Media

14 August 2019

As well as running very successful Summer School events and a mini Make-a-thon at Cambridge MakeSpace, the Sensor CDT 2018 student cohort have been hard at work with media coverage for their Solicamb project . They recently saw the release of a double-page spread in The Independent, a feature on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire ...

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EPSRC National Science Photograph Competition Prize Winner Announced: Peter Pedersen

EPSRC National Science Photograph Competition Prize Winner Announced: Peter Pedersen

28 June 2019

The 2019 National Science Photography Competition, organised by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) part of UK Research and Innovation, has recently announced the winners. We are proud to announce Peter Pedersen (Sensor CDT 2017 cohort) won a prize in the Equipment and Facilities category for '...

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Sensor CDT Students win Deeptech Founders Prizes

Sensor CDT Students win Deeptech Founders Prizes

27 June 2019

Congratulations to Sensor CDT MRes students Theo Baissas and Ben Woodington who won two prizes at the MIT Hacking Medicine Grand Hack in Paris. They were awarded second place within the Mental Health and Neurology section, and the Deeptech Founders prize for their in-ear EEG app. The MIT Hacking Medicine Grand Hack was the...

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Hitachi Studentship with EPSRC CDT in Sensor Technologies and Applications

Hitachi Studentship with EPSRC CDT in Sensor Technologies and Applications

15 May 2019

The EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Sensor Technologies and Applications, in collaboration with Hitachi, is inviting applications for a fully funded 1+3 years MRes + PhD studentship, commencing in October 2019. The studentship will be hosted in the BioNanoEngineering group ( https://www.fruk-lab.com ) in the...

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Working with the Sensor CDT - AstraZeneca Project Beacon

Working with the Sensor CDT - AstraZeneca Project Beacon

4 April 2019

To nurture the development of future talent in the Cambridge ecosystem, AstraZeneca's Project Beacon is working in collaboration with the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Sensor Technologies to fund PhD projects on an annual basis. Here , Carolina Orozco and colleagues tell us more about the project.

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Sensor CDT student finds a way to design a “ship” inside the nano-sized bottle

Sensor CDT student finds a way to design a “ship” inside the nano-sized bottle

28 March 2019

Tiesheng Wang from the 2014 cohort and his collaborators have figured out a generic way to confine materials inside a space with a typical dimension of 1-to-2 nm, a bit like building a ship inside a bottle. They have established a rational approach, called Pourbaix Enabled Guest Synthesis (PEGS), to identify the boundary...

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Sensor CDT receives EPSRC funding to build the CDT in Sensor Technologies for a Healthy and Sustainable Future

Sensor CDT receives EPSRC funding to build the CDT in Sensor Technologies for a Healthy and Sustainable Future

20 February 2019

We are pleased to announce the establishment of the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Sensor Technologies and Applications for a Healthy and Sustainable Future at the Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology. The venture will provide PhD training for at least 50 PhD students between 2019 and 2027. The...

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EPSRC IAA PDA Grant Awarded

EPSRC IAA PDA Grant Awarded

5 February 2019

Sensor CDT Student, Pelumi Oluwasanya , and his supervisor, Dr Luigi Occhipinti (Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge), have been awarded an ESPRC IAA PDA grant. The project will run from 1 April to 30 September 2019. The grant is a Partnership Development Award (PDA) with Applied NanoDetectors who will...

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