New Experimental and Computational Continuum Mechanics facility

Torsten Schenkel and David Asquith from the Department of Engineering and Mathematics have been awarded HEFCE HEIF funding for the development of a new facility that will consolidate considerable investment in research and measurement equipment over the last 4 years. They are currently finalising the infrastructure for the new Experimental and Computational Continuum Mechanics Facility…

On the road – to the Outer Hebrides

Director and Art and Design Research Centre Professor of Film, Virginia Heath and producer Grant Keir of Faction North will screen their short film, Lift Share, at the Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) on the 27th June. Edinburgh International Film Festival offers what the curators collectively describe as “a thrilling showcase of the finest brand-new…

“Bonkers Jobs” – New book by Mark Wilkinson

Mark Wilkinson (Department Manager Art & Design) has recently published a book for children called “Bonker’s Jobs” which is a collection of interesting and fun stories about careers. Here’s what Mark said about the project – “18 months ago I sent off a manuscript for a book to a few publishers (co-authored with an old work…