The government has named 2018 the Year of Engineering as part of an initiative that will offer young engineers across the UK vast opportunity - a major push to tackle a skills gap.
Dr Dani Barrington and Dr Pete Culmer have co-authored a recent article that addresses the importance of sanitation as a human right and the psychological challenges of incontinence.
Dr Sophie Williams, School of Mechanical Engineering, is one of eight researchers awarded a grant to address long-term health challenges through the development of innovative healthcare technologies.
Professor Anne Neville, School of Mechanical Engineering, met with Wang Yong at China University of Petroleum, where she was invited to be Visiting Professor.
Dr Raymond Holt is collaborating on an award-winning project that explores the relationship between Engineering and Medical Humanities through the design of a prosthetic hand to convey empathy.