Stories and News Items

A selection of case studies
of 1851 award holders and news

“Smart Mixing” – AI in live music systems

Ben Janes
Industrial Fellow 2017
ERA Foundation Fellow 2017

Optical injection locking applied to quantum key distribution

George Roberts
Industrial Fellow 2017

The regulatory and downstream effects of supplemental ketosis

David Dearlove
Industrial Fellow 2017

New reclamation technologies for the remanufacture of combustion engines

Sascha Ruggaber
Industrial Fellow 2017

An upstream step to remove contaminating cell types from T-cells for immuno-oncology

Elsa Noaks
Industrial Fellow 2017

New ceramic coatings for Small Modular Reactors

Edward Williamson
Industrial Fellow 2017

Discovery of novel small molecule drugs for the treatment of Tuberculosis

Timur Avkiran
Industrial Fellow 2017

Re-engineering bone

Dina Abdulaziz
Industrial Fellow 2017

Manufacturing enhanced heat transfer surfaces on commercial heat exchangers

Andrew Anderson
Industrial Fellow 2017

Integrated ultrasonic imaging for the inspection of near-surface defects in safety-critical components

Joshua Elliott
Industrial Fellow 2017

Reduction of energy losses in zero emissions liquid air engines

Iestyn Stead
Industrial Fellow 2017

Reactivating stem cells in ageing bones to treat osteoporosis

Chao Jiang
Industrial Fellow 2017

Massively Parallel Sequencing in forensic genomics

Laurence Devesse
Industrial Fellow 2017

Powerful CRISPR/Cas9 screens via computational prediction of DNA repair profile

Dr Felicity Allen
Research Fellow 2017

Speed or precision? Dynamics of information flow in the brain

Dr Zahid Padamsey
Research Fellow 2017

Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging analysis of biopolymer materials

Dr Matthew Wallace
Research Fellow 2017

A microfluidic model of the neurovascular unit for stroke research

Dr Paul Holloway
Research Fellow 2017

Semi-crystalline materials in additive manufacturing

Dr Claire McIlroy
Research Fellow 2017

Living colloidal Metamaterials

Dr Amin Doostmohammadi
Research Fellowship 2017

Probing the nature of dark matter using hot white dwarfs

Dr Nicole Reindl
Research Fellow 2017

Biodiversity and the sixth mass extinction: lessons from the past

Dr Mark Puttick
Research Fellow 2017

Towards predicting the surface charge of electrolyte / solid interfaces

Dr Stephen Cox
Research Fellow 2017

Employing computer algorithms to automate the engineering of quantum states

Dr Paul Knott
Research Fellow 2017

A manufacturing process for clinically-relevant cord blood haematopoietic stem cells

Shaun Mansfield
Industrial Fellow 2017

Remora

Robert Edwin Rouse
Industrial Design Student 2015

Neurofenix

Guillem Singla Buxarrais
RAEng 1851 Enterprise Fellow 2017

Gravity Sketch

Oluwaseyi Sosanya
RAEng ERA Enterprise Fellow 2017

Prof Peter Higgs awarded Royal Commission Medal

For outstanding influence on science

Recoil

Victoria Hamilton
RAEng 1851 Enterprise Fellow 2017

Vochlea

George Wright
RAEng 1851 Enterprise Fellow 2017

Healthier Cities

Dr Julia King
Design Fellow 2016

The Musician’s Mirror: an objective observer for posture and technique

Arthur Carabott
Industrial Design Student 2015

Lacu: a safe, private environment to take a break from reality

Ben Moffatt
Industrial Design Student 2015

BLINK: Humanising Autonomy

Raunaq Bose
Industrial Design Student 2015

Active Lévy Matter: Emergence and Universality

Dr Andrea Cairoli
Research Fellow 2016

Born to Engineer

Adrian Westaway
Industrial Design Student 2005 and Design Fellow 2008

How midbrain circuits integrate sensory information during target selection

Dr Florencia Iacaruso
Research Fellow 2016

1851 Alumni Reception

1851 Alumni Reception at Buckingham Palace
1 December 2016

Stimuli-responsive molecular containers for biomimetic catalysis

Dr Ben Pilgrim
Research Fellow 2016

Dynamic photonic networks for Ultra High Definition production services

Adam Funnell
Industrial Fellow 2016

Restoring the efficacy of chemotherapy treatments

Thomas Fleming
Industrial Fellow 2016

 

Resonant Acoustic Mixing and its influence on the behaviour of explosives

Jordan Homan
Industrial Fellow 2016

Novel methods of electrical characterisation of materials including fingerprint detection

Susanna Challinger
Industrial Fellow 2016

Network design for Low-Energy Curing

Louisa Waine
Industrial Fellow 2016

Electrochemical ammonia production for energy storage

Tim Sudmeier
Industrial Fellow 2016

Reducing the cost and time of developing antibodies

Sheun Oshinbolu
Industrial Fellow 2016

Hospital biofilms, and their inactivation through Bioquell HPV technology

Fergus Watson
Industrial Fellow 2016

Assessment of tunneling-induced damage for heritage masonry structures

Dr Sinan Açikgöz
Research Fellow 2016 Brunel Fellow

 

Nonlinear evolution and causality beyond general relativity

Dr Mehdi Saravani
Research Fellow 2016

 

Development of snake-robots for in situ inspections of aircraft engines

Arnau Garriga Casanovas
Industrial Fellow 2016

A graphene-organic platform for spin-engineered optoelectronics

Dr Jack Alexander-Webber
Research Fellowship 2016

Quantum information machines in ion-trap systems

Dr Obinna Abah
Research Fellow 2016

High speed analysis of big video data

Aaron Chadha
Industrial Fellow 2016

Linking physics and physiology: Vibration sensing in insects

Dr Beth Mortimer
Research Fellow 2016

Decoding granite microstructures

Dr Brendan Dyck
Research Fellow 2016

Novel liquid crystalline functional materials for new photonic applications

Dr Mamatha Nagaraj
Research Fellow 2012

Towards a new dynamical paradigm for globular star clusters

Dr Anna Lisa Varri
Research Fellow 2012

Metadrift – Exploring Ideas About the world

Wai-chuen Cheung
Industrial Design Student 2013

Tio – animate your world

Peter Spence
Industrial Design Student 2012

Foundations of biomedical microrobots

Dr Tom Montenegro-Johnson
Research Fellow 2014

Best Start

Natalie Vanns
Industrial Design Student 2011

The Beautiful Everyday Journey

Ellen Hadden, Thomas Greenall, Roberta Marcaccio, Astrid Bois d’Enghien
Built Environment Fellows 2015

Harnessing spins in semiconductor nanostructures

Dr Cheuk Chi Lo
Research Fellow 2012

Cohen-Lenstra heuristics for Galois modules

Dr Alex Bartel
Research Fellow 2012

New directions in electrode design for electrochemical energy storage

Daniela Ledwoch
Industrial Fellow 2015

Low cost quantum information processing

Pratyay Poddar
Industrial Fellow 2015

Intelligent mid-infrared active laser-based hyperspectral imaging

Adam Polak
Industrial Fellow 2015

Inhibitor development for ERAP1 for advanced research of Ankylosing Spondylitis

Pavel Guzanov
Industrial Fellow 2015

Airborne radar signal processing for environmental monitoring

Fiona Muirhead
Industrial Fellow 2015

Investigation of novel inorganic materials for printable photovoltaics

Harry Cronin
Industrial Fellow 2015

A molecular modelling tool for predicting hydrocarbon properties

Rachel Fort
Industrial Fellow 2015

Ophthalmic devices with switchable focusing for correction of the ageing eye

Devesh Mistry
Industrial Fellow 2015

3D Reconstruction in paleontology

Dr Russell Garwood
Research Fellow 2012

Model assisted qualification of non-destructive testing methods

Alexander Ballisat
Industrial Fellow 2015

Ion-molecule reactions in Coulomb crystals

Dr Brianna Heazlewood
Research Fellow 2012

How does biogeography determine species extinction?

Dr Alexander Dunhill
Research Fellow 2012

Ally – A Lifeline for Families

Thomas Tredinnick
Industrial Design Student 2012

Designing functionality at oxide interfaces

Dr Nicholas Bristowe
Research Fellow 2014

doppel

Jack Hooper
Industrial Design Student 2013
RAEng 1851 Enterprise Fellow 2016

Energy in curved spacetime

Dr Luke Butcher
Research Fellow 2014

Born to Engineer

Yusuf Muhammad
Industrial Design Student 2006

A new tool for synthetic biology

Stephen McColm
Industrial Fellow 2014

Engineering drug-eluting embolisation systems

Alice Hagan
Industrial Fellow 2014

Improving reliabilty of radiography through image processing

Misty Haith
Industrial Fellow 2014

Magnetically geared electrical drives for industrial applications

Radu-Stefan Dragan
Industrial Fellow 2014

Modelling the flow of influence in social networks

Ben Chamberlain
Industrial Fellow 2014

3D realtime imaging for ultrasound enhanced drug delivery

Shuning Bian
Industrial Fellow 2014

Born to Engineer

Mathew Holloway
Industrial Fellow 2014

3D ultrasonic pipe inspection system

Thomas Barber
Industrial Fellow 2014

Thermal memory materials for mission critical components

Silvia Araguas-Rodriguez
Industrial Fellow 2014

Design and development of a robotic machining system

Joseph Morgridge
Industrial Design Student 2013

UGO – Urban Great Outdoors

Jack Hooper
Industrial Design Student 2013

IO and Obscura

Jeff Gough
Industrial Design Student 2011

The Internet of You

Tim Sadler
Industrial Design Student 2012

Coral3

Nell Bennett
Industrial Design Student 2012

Haemobility

James Wright
Industrial Design Student 2012

 

Enhanced Evaporation Module

Josh Brownlow
Industrial Design Student 2013

Morph: Folding Wheel

Duncan Fitzsimons
Industrial Design Student 2005

Control improvement of cast turbine blades for the industrial gas turbine industry

Dominic Hudson
Industrial Fellow 2010

Architectured materials through selective laser sintering

Sarat Babu
Industrial Fellow 2011

Design: The link between technology and productive industry

Adrian Westaway
Design Fellow 2008

Spatially resolved acoustic spectroscopy technology development project

Jethro Coulson
Industrial Fellow 2013

Rapid realisation of novel nanosatellite mission concepts

Steve Greenland
Industrial Fellow 2013

Realisation of a hot carrier solar cell

James Palles-Dimmock
Industrial Fellow 2013
ERA Foundation Fellow

Design: Connecting the Old Economy with the New

Michael Korn & Denis Anscomb
Design Fellows 2010

Massive Small: Smart urbanism in an upside down world

Kelvin Campbell
Built Enviroment Fellow 2013

Novel fabric construction methods for solar thermal chimney power plants

Patrick Cottam
Industrial Fellow 2013

Creative control of fluid simulations for animation in computer graphics

Julian Hodgson
Industrial Fellow 2013

A monobloc that turns into a fire protection device

Yusuf Muhammad
Industrial Design Student 2006

News – 13 Nobel Laureates

From the Commission’s awards
1891 to date

Novel materials for bone growth

Jordan Conway
Industrial Fellow 2013

Effects of Ketosis on human performance

Brianna Stubbs
Industrial Fellow 2013