ENGINEERING AND DIGITAL ARTS


News and announcements

Congratulations to Richard, Gareth and Mike

23/07/2014

Congratulations to Richard Guest, Gareth Howells and Mike Fairhurst from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts who have been awarded €1... [Read more]

Title: Research Seminar - Distributed Fiber-optic Vibration Sensor for Gas Pipeline Leakage Detection Using a Hybrid Interferometer

21/07/2014

The next School of Engineering and Digital Arts Research Seminar is entitled “Distributed Fiber-optic Vibration Sensor for Gas Pipeline Leakage ... [Read more]

Congratulations to Sarah

18/07/2014

Many congratulations to Sarah Spurgeon, Professor of Control Engineering and Head of the School of Engineering and Digital Arts upon becoming a Fellow... [Read more]

Degree and Prize Giving Day for EDA Students

18/07/2014

Canterbury Cathedral was the magnificent setting for students from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts to receive their degrees on Wednesday 16... [Read more]

Young people enjoy discovering the fun behind engineering

07/07/2014

Students together with staff from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA), recently attended The Big Bang Fair South East on 2nd July at... [Read more]

Students from the London International Youth Science Forum to visit EDA on 29th July

07/07/2014

On Tuesday 29th July, approximately 40 students from the London International Youth Science Forum (LIYSF) will visit the School of Engi... [Read more]

Digital Media Outreach exploring image manipulation

04/07/2014

On Friday 20th June, Assistant Lecturer and PhD candidate Mike Green delivered a Digital Media themed outreach talk to Year 10 students from Sitt... [Read more]

Congratulations to Dr Richard Guest

03/07/2014

Congratulations to Dr Richard Guest upon the award of £6452.00, granted following the EPSRC "Engineering Leaders for the Future" event... [Read more]

New postdoctoral research position in fibre-wireless systems and fixed-mobile convergence

30/06/2014

The postdoctoral research position is part of an EPSRC funded award to investigate an intelligent mobile network infrastructure that can acc... [Read more]

Celebrating National Women in Engineering Day - 23rd June 2014

27/06/2014

Female school pupils from Kent took part in a range of activities at the University of Kent on 23 June to mark National Women in Engineering Day.... [Read more]

Pupils from St Edmund's School, Canterbury enjoy a taster of Engineering and Physics

27/06/2014

On Friday 20th June, the School of Engineering and Digital Arts welcomed pupils from St Edmund's School Canterbury who visited the ... [Read more]

EDA to exhibit at The Big Bang Fair South East

26/06/2014

On Tuesday 1st July 2014, a team comprising of students and staff from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts will be exhibiting ou... [Read more]

Multimedia, Technology and Design Student wins the University of Kent's 2014 YouTube Challenge

26/06/2014

Many congratulations to Adam Latham, Multimedia, Technology and Design student from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts upon winning the U... [Read more]

Congratulations to Professor Yong Yan and Dr Xue Wang

24/06/2014

Congratulations to Professor Yong Yan from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts and Dr Xue Wang from the School of Mathematics, Statistics ... [Read more]

DocExplore Training Event - Thursday 26th June 2014

23/06/2014

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts looks forward to hosting a free DocExplore Training Event on Thursday 26th June in the Jennison Buildi... [Read more]

Congratulations to Luca and Jim

23/06/2014

Following a successful 2nd year student project which developed a sensing device for domestic plants, Dr Luca Marcelli and Dr Jim Ang from t... [Read more]

EDA Graduation and Prize Giving - Wednesday 16th July 2014

19/06/2014

This year's summer graduation for students in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts will take place in Canterbury Cathedral at 10.30 am ... [Read more]

EDA looks forward to hosting Women in Research, Engineering & Design (WiRED) event

16/06/2014

On Monday 23rd June, to coincide with National Women in Engineering Day, the School of Engineering and Digital Arts looks forward to welcoming pupils&... [Read more]

Digital Media Student creates Virtual Reality Tour, resulting in instant job offer!

13/06/2014

Michael Reichel, from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts, developed a 3D virtual world based on the ground floor of Jennison.  ... [Read more]

Digital Photography expertise aids student-led Environmental Campaign

12/06/2014

The Environment Campaign are a student-led volunteer society who aim to improve the environment for students and staff, residents and wildlife across ... [Read more]

EDA looks forward to hosting visit by St Edmund's School, Canterbury

12/06/2014

On Friday 20th June, the School of Engineering and Digital Arts looks forward to welcoming St Edmund’s School, Canterbury to the Jenni... [Read more]

RFID project addresses environmental crime

09/06/2014

The illegal wildlife trade is fourth only to narcotics, human and counterfeiting in terms of transnational trafficking and the UN has recognised ... [Read more]

EDA staff and alum author new book entitled "Circularly Polarized Antennas"

05/06/2014

A new book authored by two members of staff and a graduate from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts, entitled "Circularly Polarized A... [Read more]

Congratulations to Andy

28/05/2014

Congratulations to Andy Brookman who has successfully applied for funding to the value of £95,000 which means that the Enginering Lab will be re... [Read more]

Engineering PhD Studentships

23/05/2014

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts conducts high-quality research that has had significant national and international impact with the spread o... [Read more]

Fully funded PhD Studentship - Adaptive multi-band miniaturised antennas for next-generation mobile phones

21/05/2014

Following Professor Steven Gao’s research grant success, we are pleased to announce that we currently have a fully funded PhD students... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Social Influence in Not-so-social Media: the Case of Linguistic Style in Online Reviews

19/05/2014

The next EDA Research Seminar entitled "Social Influence in Not-so-social Media: the Case of LInguistic Style in Online Reviews" will t... [Read more]

Research Student wins best paper award at IEEE Conference

19/05/2014

Miss Lijuan Wang, a PhD student under the supervision of Professor Yong Yan in the Instrumentation, Control and Embedded Systems Research Group, ... [Read more]

Congratulations to Dr Chao Wang

08/05/2014

Congratulations to Dr Chao Wang from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts who has recently been awarded a Career Integration Gran... [Read more]

Congratulations to Farzin and Kostas

29/04/2014

Congratulations to Dr Farzin Deravi and Dr Konstantinos Sirlantzis who both successfully applied for Ideas Factory funding and have recently been... [Read more]

Second Year Engineering Project Group wins Green Impact Office Depot Innovation Award

09/04/2014

Congratulations to the Second Year Engineering student project group in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts for their project en... [Read more]

EDA to host Women in Research, Engineering & Design (WiRED) event - 23rd June 2014

09/04/2014

As part of EDA's commitment to raising the profile and celebrating the achievements of women in science, engineering, digital design and... [Read more]

Congratulations to Dr Chao Wang

07/04/2014

Congratulations to Dr Chao Wang from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts who has just received a research award in the value of £7,940 fr... [Read more]

Congratulations to Dr Benito Sanz Izquierdo

03/04/2014

Congratulations to Dr Benito Sanz Izquierdo, Lecturer in Electronic Systems, in EDA who has been awarded £14953.62 from the Royal Society to inv... [Read more]

Professor Sarah Spurgeon chairs the Royal Academy of Engineering's Ingenious Panel

03/04/2014

The Royal Academy of Engineering, the UK's national academy for engineering has recently announced the latest round of funded Ingenious proje... [Read more]

Additional 50th Anniversary studentship – closing date 22 April 2014

03/04/2014

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts has been awarded an additional 50th Anniversary scholarship.  The successful candidate will work ... [Read more]

Additional PhD studentship - closing date 14 April 2014

31/03/2014

The School has been awarded some funding for a PhD studentship. The successful candidate will work on a Marie Curie CIG project on “Real-ti... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Similarity-Based IPR and e-Forensics

26/03/2014

The next School of Engineering and Digital Arts' Research Seminar is entitled Similarity-Based IPR and e-Forensics - Modeling and Simulation ... [Read more]

Students design CBBC website

26/03/2014

Students from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts have created a new BBC Commonwealth Games website for children. The project involves ... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Reliable Computation with Unreliable Computers

26/03/2014

A Research Seminar entitled Reliable Computation with Unreliable Computers will be delivered by Professor A D Brown from the Department of Electronics... [Read more]

Students attend Rohde & Schwarz's LTE Forum 2014.

25/03/2014

On Monday 17th March, students from the Broadband and Wireless Communications Group in EDA together with members of the IEEE Student Branch at the Uni... [Read more]

Inspiring young engineers

21/03/2014

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts has sponsored the UK’s largest celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths for you... [Read more]

Congratulations to Dr John Batchelor and Dr Simon Holder

21/03/2014

Congratulations to Dr John Batchelor of EDA and Dr Simon Holder of SPS who have been awarded an EPSRC grant of £441,579 entitled “Sustaina... [Read more]

IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Distinguished Lecturer

13/03/2014

Congratulations to Professor Steven Gao who has been selected as an IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Distinguished Lecturer for 2014 to 2016. &nb... [Read more]

EDA receives new research funding from industry

13/03/2014

Congratulations to Professor Steven Gao who has just been awarded a new research grant, sponsored by an international telecommunication company. The c... [Read more]

Research Seminar- Small Cell and Open Discussion on Building a Career in Telecommunication Industry

11/03/2014

The next EDA Research Seminar, "Small Cell and Open Discussion on Building a Career in Telecommunication Industry" will be delivered by Mr A... [Read more]

Celebrating International Women's Day and the Athena SWAN Charter with a piece of cake in EDA

10/03/2014

The first International Women's Day was held in 1911 and was designed to be a day for the celebration, and furtherance, of women's rights. ... [Read more]

Additional PhD studentship - closing date, 30th March.

10/03/2014

The School has been awarded an additional scholarship funded by the CMP which will be in collaboration with the School of Biosciences.  This will... [Read more]

Congratulations to runner up prize finalists from EDA

10/03/2014

Congratulations to runner up prize finalists Dean Johnson of Haag-Streit UK (Kent Alum) together with the project team from the School of Engineering ... [Read more]

Graduates from EDA celebrate Oscar winning “Gravity” effects

05/03/2014

The University of Kent has offered its congratulations to a number of its graduates who contributed to the ‘Best Visual Effects’ Oscar for... [Read more]

Children enjoy the science of bubbles

28/02/2014

At the 2014 Science Fair held at Canterbury College on 19th and 20th February, Dr Cyril Isenberg, from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts... [Read more]

International Women's Day coffee morning

27/02/2014

In celebration of International Women’s Day (IWD), the School of Engineering and Digital Arts is hosting a charity coffee morning and networking... [Read more]

J's receives 5 star food hygiene rating

26/02/2014

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts is delighted to announce that J’s has been awarded a 5 star Food Hygiene Rating, the highest category... [Read more]

Students from EDA become licensed amateur radio users.

17/02/2014

TinkerSoc recently had a small group of students become licensed amateur radio users. All the members who undertook the exam, passed with flying colou... [Read more]

EDA celebrates the Year of the Horse 2014

04/02/2014

EDA staff and students continued the tradition of celebrating the Chinese New Year with food, decorations and music in the Jennison Building on the ev... [Read more]

Congratulations to Steven upon his Fellowship election to the IET.

30/01/2014

Many congratulations to Professor Steven Gao from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts who has been made a Fellow of the Institute of Engineerin... [Read more]

Congratulations to Richard upon his Fellowship election to the British Computer Society

30/01/2014

Many congratulations to Dr Richard Guest from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts who has recently been made a Fellow of the British Computer S... [Read more]

50 Days to go until the School of Engineering and Digital Arts exhibits at The Big Bang Fair 2014!

29/01/2014

In 50 days time, the outreach team from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts will be exhibiting their Defeat SPECTRA exhibit in the Think Digita... [Read more]

School Conference fosters interdisciplinary research

23/01/2014

Following the success of School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) two previous research conferences, a third conference was held on 17th January 2... [Read more]

Joint Kent Physics Centre/EDA Lecture - Bio-Inspired Semiconductors for Healthcare

23/01/2014

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts is pleased to announce that a joint Kent Physics Centre/EDA Lecture entitled Bio-Inspired Semiconductors fo... [Read more]

Additional 50th Anniversary Scholarship - Multi-phase flow metering through statistical data fusion

20/01/2014

We are pleased to announce that the School of Engineering and Digital Arts has been awarded an additional 50th Anniversary Scholarship. Funded at t... [Read more]

Professor Steven Gao to deliver an invited talk at UK-Singapore Satellite R&D Seminar 2014

16/01/2014

Professor Steven Gao from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts has been invited to deliver a talk at the “UK-Singapore Satellite... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Anamorphic Stretch Transform and its Application to Analog Optical Data Compression

09/01/2014

The next School of Engineering and Digital Arts Research Seminar is entitled "Anamorphic Stretch Transform and its Application to Analog Opt... [Read more]

Richard Misek's "Rohmer in Paris" receives its North American premiere

09/01/2014

Richard Misek’s documentary Rohmer in Paris receives its North American premiere this weekend, as part of the “First Look” showcase ... [Read more]

PhD Studentship - Optical fibre transport of MIMO/virtual-MIMO radio signals for 5G wireless/mobile systems

08/01/2014

We are pleased to announce that the School of Engineering and Digital Arts has been awarded an additional 50th Anniversary Scholarship. Funded at t... [Read more]

Congratulations to Steven on European Commission FP7 Space Research Award

06/01/2014

Congratulations to Professor Steven Gao (Professor of RF and Microwave Engineering, School of Engineering and Digital Arts) who has just been awarded ... [Read more]

EDA hosts the Engineering Education Scheme for sixth form students from the South East

19/12/2013

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts has once again played host to the Engineering Education Scheme! Some 80 sixth form students with an inte... [Read more]

EDA promotes science and technology at Discovery Park

16/12/2013

Staff and students from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA), together with representatives from the School of Physical Sciences (SPS),&nb... [Read more]

Congratulations to John!

10/12/2013

Congratulations to Dr John Batchelor on the enterprise award of £58,408.00 from the Defence Science & Technology Laboratory, for "... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Singular Systems and its Application in Bio-economic Field

10/12/2013

The next School of Engineering and Digital Arts Research Seminar is entitled “Singular Systems and its Application in Bio-economic Field” ... [Read more]

Engineering students forge links with Google

09/12/2013

A representative from Google visited students from the University’s School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) on Monday 2 December to talk ab... [Read more]

Congratulations to Dr Gareth Howells

09/12/2013

Congratulations to Dr Gareth Howells in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts who applied to the Faculty of Sciences Research Fund (Tranche 1)&nb... [Read more]

Digital Media Students visit Yahoo! Headquarters in London

02/12/2013

On Monday 25th November 2013, Digital Media students from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts spent an informative afternoon at Yahoo! Headquar... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Optimal Solution for the Index Coding Problem Using Network

02/12/2013

The next School of Engineering and Digital Arts Research Seminar is entitled Optimal Solution for the Index Coding Problem Using Network Coding o... [Read more]

Students enjoy guest lecture on 3D Animation and Special Effects by Gia Sadhwani

28/11/2013

On Wednesday, 27th November, Digital Media undergraduate students studying Professional Practice and postgraduate students on 3D Animation and Special... [Read more]

University 50th Anniversary Scholarships Allocation 2014

28/11/2013

The University of Kent provides a dynamic and challenging academic environment and has an excellent reputation for collaborative research with univers... [Read more]

Supporting World AIDS Day

19/11/2013

World AIDS Day is held on the 1st December each year and is an opportunity for people to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for those ... [Read more]

EDA's innovative Sponsored Student Scheme backed by employers in the South East

14/11/2013

An innovative scheme designed to connect companies in the South east with University of Kent engineering students has been launched. Set up by the ... [Read more]

Richard Misek's full-length documentary premieres at the Copenhagen International Documentary Film Festival

13/11/2013

A feature-length documentary by Richard Misek, lecturer in digital arts in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts premieres this week at the Copen... [Read more]

Congratulations to Steven on European Union FP7 Space Call Research Award

08/11/2013

Congratulations to Professor Steven Gao from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts who has just been awarded a research grant totalling 371,533 E... [Read more]

Professor Mike Fairhurst edits first book of its kind to address the effects human ageing has on biometrics

06/11/2013

The accuracy and reliability of systems which identify individuals from biometric characteristics, such as facial image, fingerprints or handwriting, ... [Read more]

EDA's final year students "Meet the Employers" as part of Employability Week 2013

06/11/2013

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts held its biggest ever Employability and Careers Fair on Monday 4th November 2013 in the Jennison Building f... [Read more]

The IEEE Student Branch hosts academic discussion panel - 7th November 2013

04/11/2013

The IEEE Student Branch at the University of Kent invites all interested students and young professionals to a discussion panel taking place at 6 pm o... [Read more]

EDA Graduation and Prize Giving - Friday 22nd November 2013

24/10/2013

This year's Graduation for postgraduate students in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts will take place in Canterbury Cathedral at 10.30 am... [Read more]

EDA Alum, Liam Russell of Framestore, communicates computer-generated wizardry

23/10/2013

On Wednesday 23rd October 2013, Mr Liam Russell, University of Kent Alum from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts, (MSc Computer Animation 2006... [Read more]

EDA's students contribute to successful Outreach project, inspiring future engineers

21/10/2013

Spacefund, an innovative space-themed educational company based in Canterbury, Kent and the brain-child of partners Jo and Matt Fox recently delivered... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Everysense Everywhere Human Communication

21/10/2013

The next School of Engineering and Digital Arts Research Seminar is entitled Everysense Everywhere Human Communication and will be delivered by P... [Read more]

Congratulations to Steven!

18/10/2013

Congratulations to Professor Steven Gao on the research award of 183,821 Euros funded by the European Union EC FP7 programme, entitled “FLEXible... [Read more]

Staff celebrate Eid al-Adha in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts

17/10/2013

Staff and students in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts celebrated Eid al-Adha on Tuesday 15th October 2013.  Dr Farzin Deravi kindly sp... [Read more]

Research Seminar - IEEE MTT-S Distinguished Microwave Lecture - Microwave Photonics

07/10/2013

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts will host an IEEE MTT-S Distinguished Microwave Lecture - Microwave Photonics, given by Professor Jianping ... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Visualization of Combustion and Multiphase flow

07/10/2013

The next School of Engineering and Digital Arts Research Seminar is entitled 'Visualization of Combustion and Multiphase flow - Our recent researc... [Read more]

EDA Alum, He Sun, imparts visual effects and compositing skills

02/10/2013

On Tuesday 1st October, Mr He Sun , University of Kent Alum from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts (MSc Digital Visual Effects 2007-2008... [Read more]

Kent Union Teaching Awards recognise staff from EDA

01/10/2013

Many congratulations to the following EDA staff members who received a Kent Union Teaching Award.  Kent Union Teaching Awards recognise the ... [Read more]

EDA alumnus and Karate world champion Wayne Otto opens new University of Kent sports facilities

30/09/2013

Nine times world and European karate champion and EDA alumnus, Wayne Otto OBE, has officially opened the University of Kent’s new sports facilit... [Read more]

PhD student Anthony Emeakaroha completes 10 week energy research internship at the Horizon Digital Economy Research Institute

24/09/2013

PhD student Anthony Emeakaroha from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts has successfully completed a 10 week energy research internship in... [Read more]

Dr Farzin Deravi contributes biometrics expertise to Inside Science programme on BBC Radio 4

23/09/2013

Dr Farzin Deravi, Reader in Information Engineering at the School of Engineering and Digital Arts was interviewed on BBC Radio 4's Inside Sci... [Read more]

Congratulations to Dr John Batchelor for "inspiring" industrial attendees at Innovation, Creativity and Enterprise event

20/09/2013

More than 50 businesses across the South East now have a greater understanding of the University of Kent’s approach to innovation and enterprise... [Read more]

EDA Research Seminar - Silicon Photonics Filtering for Radio-over-Fibre Links - Thursday 26th September 2013

18/09/2013

The next EDA Research Seminar- Silicon Photonics Filtering for Radio-over-Fibre Links, will be given by Dr Stavros Iezekiel from the University of Cyp... [Read more]

Careers for women in science remain a priority at Kent

17/09/2013

The University of Kent has renewed its commitment to achieving the Athena SWAN Bronze award to support women in science at a dedicated aware... [Read more]

Congratulations to Benito Sanz and Ted Parker

17/09/2013

Congratulations to Dr Benito Sanz and Professor Ted Parker from the Broadband and Wireless Communications Research Group in the School of Engineering ... [Read more]

Newly refurbished Jennison Building looks forward to welcoming students

16/09/2013

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts looks forward to welcoming students later in the month to the Jennison Building, where both new and existin... [Read more]

BBC reports on EDA's DocExplore technology

09/09/2013

BBC television and online news on 3rd September featured a story about new technology co-developed by a team in the School of Engineering and Digital ... [Read more]

Technology undertaken by the School of Engineering and Digital Arts opens up Cathedral archives to public

09/09/2013

New technology developed by the universities of Kent and Rouen has enabled rare and valuable manuscripts usually stored in Canterbury Cathedral's ... [Read more]

EDA's Administrative Team celebrate Rosh Hashanah

06/09/2013

Staff from the administrative team in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts celebrated Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year this week.  Rosh H... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Design and Analysis of TCP AIMD in Wireless Networks

30/08/2013

The next EDA Research Seminar- Design and Analysis of TCP AIMD in Wireless Networks, to be given by Professor Victor O. K. Li from the University of H... [Read more]

Research Seminar - On the Capacity of Distributed Antenna Systems

20/08/2013

The next EDA Research Seminar, On the Capacity of Distributed Antenna Systems, to be given by Dr Lin Dai from City University of Hong Kong, will take ... [Read more]

Bioengineering, a new and challenging undergraduate course at the University of Kent

09/08/2013

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts at the University of Kent will launch a new undergraduate course in Bioengineering in September 2014. ... [Read more]

EDA Academic becomes Associate Editor of Radio Science journal

05/08/2013

Professor Steven Gao, from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts has been invited to serve as an Associate Editor of "Radio Scienc... [Read more]

Research studies included in Parliamentary Report

05/08/2013

Congratulations to Dr Gareth Howells, Principal Investigator and Dr Mohamed Sakel, Honorary Senior Research Fellow within the School of Engi... [Read more]

LIYSF Students Visit the University of Kent Laboratories

01/08/2013

Outstanding science and engineering students, from 57 countries, attended the London International Youth Science Forum from (LIYSF) 24 July – 7 ... [Read more]

Research Seminar

31/07/2013

Communication Issues in Ultra-Low-Power Wireless Sensor Networks - Part 2 The State of the Art and the Virtual Sense Prototyping Platform. This semina... [Read more]

Inspiring young scientists of the future

24/07/2013

Staff and postgraduate students from The School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) recently attended the London and South East Big Bang Fair in Cra... [Read more]

Degree and Prize Giving Day for EDA Students

19/07/2013

Canterbury Cathedral was the magnificent setting for students from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts to receive their degrees on Thursday, 18... [Read more]

EDA Research Seminar- 5G Mobile Communication Networking Technology, 26th July 2013

12/07/2013

There will be a School Research Seminar, entitled "5G Mobile Communication Networking Technology" to be given by Professor Jing Wang from Ts... [Read more]

First chip design in 15 years for EDA

10/07/2013

Congratulations to Gurtac Yemiscioglu, PhD student in the Instrumentation, Control and Embedded Systems Group who has completed the first chip design ... [Read more]

EDA Research Seminar

02/07/2013

The next EDA Research Seminar - Communication Issues in Ultra-low-power Wireless Sensor Networks, to be given by Professor Alessandro Bogliolo from Un... [Read more]

Congratulations to Martin Henderson

02/07/2013

Congratulations to Martin Henderson, (Computer Systems Engineering with a Year in Industry), who applied successfully for one of only 53 undergra... [Read more]

Professor Steven Gao to deliver invited talk on “Synthetic Aperture Radar Antenna Development in the UK" at an international symposium in Japan"

24/06/2013

Satellite remote sensing using synthetic aperture radar technologies has important applications in the monitoring of the earth’s environment (na... [Read more]

Celebrating success for Women in Technology

21/06/2013

Congratulations to Sally Lingjun Gao, PhD student from the Instrumentation, Control and Embedded Systems (ICES) Research Group in EDA, who won the Bes... [Read more]

EDA soars 17 places in Guardian League Table 2014

05/06/2013

EDA is delighted to announce its dramatic entry into the top ten of the Guardian University League Table 2014 for Engineering (Electronic and Electric... [Read more]

Congratulations to Dr Mohamed Sakel

03/06/2013

Congratulations to Dr Mohamed Sakel, Honorary Senior Research Fellow within the School of Engineering and Digital Arts, Director/Consultant Neuro-Reha... [Read more]

School jointly sponsors Institute of Physics lecture "The State of Education - what makes a good Education"

03/06/2013

On Tuesday 28th May, the School of Engineering and Digital Arts together with the Institute of Physics jointly sponsored a lecture entitled “The State... [Read more]

Formation of the IEEE Student Branch at the University of Kent

30/05/2013

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts is delighted to announce the formation of the IEEE Student Branch at the University of Kent (one of only 1... [Read more]

EDA Graduate, James Rustad, imparts filmmaking expertise which contributed to award-winning Skyfall

27/05/2013

On Friday 17th May, James Rustad, University of Kent Alum from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts (MSc Digital Visual Effects 2008-09) returne... [Read more]

Research Exchange with China to develop next-generation space technology

27/05/2013

Professor Steven Gao (Professor of RF and Microwave Engineering, School of Engineering and Digital Arts) has just been awarded funding amounting to £... [Read more]

Congratulations to Steven!

24/05/2013

Congratulations to Professor Steven Gao on the research award of £23,615 from The Royal Academy of Engineering (Research Exchange) for “Advanced refle... [Read more]

Congratulations to Yong!

24/05/2013

Congratulations to Professor Yong Yan on the research award of £15,800 from The Royal Academy of Engineering (Research Exchange) for “Advanced monitor... [Read more]

Congratulations to Xinggang!

24/05/2013

Congratulations to Dr Xinggang Yan on the research award of £5,900 from The Royal Academy of Engineering (Research Exchange) for “Variable structure c... [Read more]

Sciences Research Funding Successes for the School of Engineering and Digital Arts

02/05/2013

Congratulations to our colleagues, Dr Chao Wang, Dr Benito Sanz-Izquierdo, Dr Richard Misek and Dr Xinggang Yan who successfully applied to the Facult... [Read more]

School jumps 7 places in Complete University Guide 2014

01/05/2013

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts is delighted to report that it has risen from 28th place to 21st place in the recently published Complete U... [Read more]

EDA helps young people engineer the future for themselves and others

24/04/2013

The University of Kent is helping to encourage future generations of engineers through a number of schemes, events and initiatives involving young peo... [Read more]

Exploding exhibits AND gender stereotypes at The Big Bang Fair 2013

14/03/2013

Less than 10% of the engineering workforce in the UK is female yet the country needs to double the number of recruits into engineering in order to mee... [Read more]

EDA Research Seminar - How to be a Successful App Developer: Lessons from the Simulation of an App Ecosystem - 20th March 2013

11/03/2013

There will be a School Research Seminar given by Dr. Soo Ling Lim from the Interaction Centre, UCL and National Institute of Informatics, Honiden Labo... [Read more]

EDA Research Seminar "Mobile Communications: RF & Protocol" - 21st March 2013

11/03/2013

There will be a Research Seminar on "Mobile Communications: RF & Protocol" on Thursday, 21st March at 2.30 pm in Darwin College Lecture Theatre 2 (DL... [Read more]

"Immersion in Digital Games" - Research Seminar - Wednesday, 6th March

05/03/2013

There will be a School Research Seminar entitled "Immersion in Digital Games" given Dr. Paul Cairns from the Department of Computer Science, Universi... [Read more]

Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) Workshop - 17th April 2013

05/03/2013

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP) is one of the world’s leading knowledge transfer mechanisms and helps UK businesses improve their competitivenes... [Read more]

Additional scholarship now available

05/03/2013

The School has been awarded an additional scholarship funded by the Centre for Molecular Processing (CMP) which will be in collaboration with the Scho... [Read more]

"Progress in the Optimal Control of Streaks Induced by Free-Stream-Turbulence in Incompressible Boundary Layer by Wall Blowing and Suction" - Research Seminar - Thursday 7th March

05/03/2013

There will be a School Research Seminar entitled "Progress in the Optimal Control of Streaks Induced by Free-Stream-Turbulence in Incompressible Bound... [Read more]

"Importance of Character in Corporate World" - Research Seminar - Thursday 7th March

04/03/2013

There will be a School Research Seminar entitled "Importance of Character in Corporate World" given by Mr. Atul Roy from Everything Everywhere (EE) Li... [Read more]

School of Engineering and Digital Arts receives funding for COALAS Project

25/02/2013

The COgnitive Assisted Living Ambient System (COALAS) Project has been selected in the context of the INTERREG IV A France (Channel) – England Europea... [Read more]

Congratulations to Huiling!

19/02/2013

Congratulations to Huling Zhu on the research award of £13,480 from the Royal Society for "Development of Energy-Efficient Radio Resource Allocation A... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Advanced Control of Alternative Energy Systems - 20th February 2013

12/02/2013

The next EDA Research Seminar will be given by Professor Paul Puleston, Department of Electrical Engineering, National University of La Plata, Argenti... [Read more]

Congratulations to Jim!

12/02/2013

Congratulations to Jim Ang on the research award of £162,689 from EPSRC for "Creativity Greenhouse: Digital Brain Switch. Achieving Work/Life Balanc... [Read more]

PhD Studentship – An Exploration of the Human Biometric Sensor Interaction (HBSI) Model Applied to Behavioural Modalities and Complex Implementations

08/02/2013

We are pleased to announce that the School has been awarded an additional 50th Anniversary Scholarship. Funded at the home/EU fee rate, this studen... [Read more]

Welcome to new member of staff

05/02/2013

The School welcomes Steven Gao who joins us as a Professor in RF/Microwave Engineering.... [Read more]

Welcome to new member of staff

05/02/2013

The School welcomes Benito Sanz-Izquierdo who joins us as a Lecturer in Electronic Systems.... [Read more]

Welcome to new member of staff

05/02/2013

The School welcomes Chao Wang who joins as a Lecturer in Electronic Systems.... [Read more]

Research Seminar -25th January - 1.30-2.30 pm - Jennison Seminar Room 2

24/01/2013

Professor Jian-Jun Gao from East China Normal University, Shanghai, China will give a Research Seminar on "RF and Microwave Modelling and Measurement ... [Read more]

"Why Do Social Networks Perform So Well? Answer: Correction Errors in Digital Information" - Research Seminar - 22nd January 2013

09/01/2013

There will be a joint Kent Physics Centre-School of Engineering and Digital Arts Research Seminar given by Professor Paddy Farrell, Visiting Professor... [Read more]

Three University 50th Anniversary Scholarships awarded to EDA

17/12/2012

The University of Kent provides a dynamic and challenging academic environment and has an excellent reputation for collaborative research with univers... [Read more]

Hollywood success for EDA graduates

13/12/2012

Computer Animation and Digital Visual Effects Master’s graduates from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) have showcased their world-clas... [Read more]

Best Paper Award for Huseyin Haci

12/12/2012

Congratulations to Huseyin Haci, a research student in the Broadband and Wireless Communications Research Group, whose paper "Novel Scheduling for a ... [Read more]

Congratulations to Ted Parker on his lifetime achievement award

05/12/2012

Ted Parker, Professor Emeritus of Radio Communications in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) has been presented with The James Roderick ... [Read more]

Congratulations to Jay Wang

05/12/2012

Congratulations to Jay who has been selected as an IEEE ComSoc Distinguished Lecturer for 2013 and 2014... [Read more]

Combustion Diagnostics, Control and Combustion Methods and Process Optimisation - 2.5.13 - Call for Papers

04/12/2012

The British Flame Research Committee in collaboration with the Coal Research Forum and the University of Kent will be holding a Technical Meeting on C... [Read more]

Degree and prize giving day for postgraduate students

26/11/2012

Congratulations to all our MSc and PhD students who graduated in Canterbury Cathedral on Friday, 23rd November. This was followed by a Reception and ... [Read more]

Research Seminar - 23rd November - Recent trends in image segmentation and its application in industrial and medical vision systems

15/11/2012

Dr. Anna Fabijanska from the Institute of Applied Computer Science, Lodz University of Technology, Poland will give a seminar entitled "Recent trends ... [Read more]

EDA supports the route from study to employment

08/11/2012

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) held its popular annual Employability and Careers Fair on Monday 5th November 2012 in the Jennison Bu... [Read more]

Research Seminar - 22nd November 2012

07/11/2012

The next Research Seminar will be given by Richard Misek of the Digital Media Research Group in EDA and is entitled "Timelines, Layers and Nodes: The... [Read more]

EDA Innovators recognised in annual University of Kent Innovation Awards

02/11/2012

Innovation, creativity and enterprise were recognised at the University of Kent’s annual Innovation Awards on Wednesday 23 October 2012. Members of Ke... [Read more]

Head of EDA presents prizes at 'The Battle of the Bots'

25/10/2012

Professor Sarah Spurgeon, Head of the School of Engineering and Digital Arts, was delighted to be asked to present the prizes at the ‘Battle of the Bo... [Read more]

Games for Health

15/10/2012

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts at University of Kent and its industrial collaborator,Silverfit, jointly organised a workshop on "Games for... [Read more]

Thinking about studying Arts and Digital Media?

10/10/2012

Are you passionate about a career in the Arts and Digital Media and wish to learn in an environment which is creative and technologically stimulating?... [Read more]

Congratulations to the winners of the First Year Robot Prizes

05/10/2012

The School's First Year Robot Prizes were presented on 4th October as follows:- Jack Kemp – 1st Prize Wicher Thomas Maarseveen – 2nd Prize Carel Pi... [Read more]

Partially funded Scholarship in Integrated Smart Antennas

05/10/2012

Candidates are invited to apply for a PhD studentship partially funded by a British Council UK-India Education and Research Initiative (UKIERI) colla... [Read more]

EDA ranked top in NSS overall satisfaction level

28/09/2012

We are delighted to announce that, once again, in the subject area of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, the School of Engineering and Digital Art... [Read more]

"Next Generation Wireless Communications using Radio Over Fibre" - Newly published book

26/09/2012

Nathan Gomes, a radio over fibre expert in the School's Broadband and Wireless Communications Research Group is the lead editor of the newly published... [Read more]

Fellowship of the British Science Association (FBSA)

25/09/2012

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts is delighted to announce that Dr Cyril Isenberg was awarded an Honorary Fellowship of the British Science ... [Read more]

Digital Sculpture Exhibition

17/08/2012

An exhibition on Digital Sculpture ‘Materiality and Beyond’ will be presented by EDA's Sumita Chauhan in Studio3 Gallery, School of Arts, Jarman Build... [Read more]

Launch of the Brain Injury Manifesto

09/08/2012

Dr Mohamed Sakel, Honorary Senior Research Fellow in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts and Head of the East Kent Neuro-Rehabilitation Unit of... [Read more]

Congratulations to Jay and Huiling

03/08/2012

Congratulations to Jay Wang and Huiling Zhu on the award of 5,000,000 Japanese Yen for the continuation of their collaborative work on “Indoor High Da... [Read more]

EDA collaborative projects in Assistive Technology feature in Department of Health report

01/08/2012

Three collaborative projects between the School of Engineering and Digital Arts and the Neurorehabilitation Unit and Medical Physics Department at the... [Read more]

Election of Dr. Mohamed Sakel to the Medical Academic Staff Committee of British Medical Association

31/07/2012

Dr Mohamed Sakel, in his role as Honorary Senior Research Fellow in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts, was elected in June 2012 for a term of... [Read more]

Research Seminar - TFOA Wireless Positioning and its Performance Analysis - 1st August 2012

30/07/2012

Professor Aiquin Hu from Southeast University, China will give a research seminar on "TDOA Wireless Positioning and its Performance Analysis" at 11.30... [Read more]

Staff award for development of hospital services

30/07/2012

Last month East Kent Hospitals University Foundation Trust (EKHUFT) celebrated its 75th Anniversary and, as part of the celebrations, awards were made... [Read more]

Schoolchildren enjoy trying to Defeat SPECTRA at London and South East Big Bang Fair

19/07/2012

Undergraduate and postgraduate students together with staff from The School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) recently attended the London and Sou... [Read more]

Degree and Prize Giving Day for EDA Students

18/07/2012

Canterbury Cathedral was the magnificent setting for students from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts to receive their degrees on Thursday, 12... [Read more]

Research Seminar - In-line Continuous Monitoring Techniques for Pollutant Emissions - 11th July

03/07/2012

The next Research Seminar will be given by Professor Shimin Wang from the State Laboratory of Energy Thermal Conversion and Control, Southeast Univers... [Read more]

EDA Researcher wins Prestigious US Scholarship

22/06/2012

Dr. Yiqing Liang, a researcher in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA), has won a prestigious scholarship in the United States. She has b... [Read more]

Project success for MEng students

15/06/2012

At their final meeting on Monday, a group of fourth year MEng sudents were congratulated by representatives of the sponsoring company on the successfu... [Read more]

Students nominate top teachers in EDA

14/06/2012

Five EDA staff were presented today with a gift from the Kent Union by Head of School, Professor Sarah Spurgeon, following their nomination by student... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Fundamentals and Advances in MIMO Communication Systems and Networks - 20th June

08/06/2012

We are delighted to announce that Professor Marco Chiani from the University of Bologna, Italy and a Distinguished Visiting Fellow supported by the Ro... [Read more]

PhD Studentship - Study of Financial System Stability using Control Theory

07/06/2012

A studentship funded at the home/EU fee rate is now available to apply Control Theory strategies with the aim of analysing and minimizing systemic ris... [Read more]

Investigation of Techniques for the Direct Generation of Encryption Keys from Electronic Circuits (ICmetrics)

07/06/2012

A studentship funded at the home/EU fee rate is now available to investigate appropriate integrated encryption and digital signature facilities to pro... [Read more]

Welcome to new member of staff

06/06/2012

The School welcomes Huiling Zhu in her new role as Lecturer in Communications. Huiling is a member of the Broadband and Wireless Communications Resea... [Read more]

'Soap Films: An Analogue Computer' reprinted in American Scientist Centenary Edition

28/05/2012

The journal 'American Scientist' is celebrating its centenary this month and to mark the occasion it has produced a commemorative issue in which a sel... [Read more]

EDA ICES Research Group receives IEEE 12TMC Award

25/05/2012

We are pleased to announce that the paper “Monitoring of Oxygen Content in Flue Gas at a Coal Fired Power Plant using Cloud Modelling Techniques”, wo... [Read more]

Research Student awarded Student Travel Grant to attend IEEE Conference

25/05/2012

Md. Moinul Hossain, a research student in the Instrumentation, Control and Embedded Systems Research Group, has recently been awarded a Student Trave... [Read more]

Congratulations to Jim and Farzin

23/05/2012

Congratulations to Jim Ang and Farzin Deravi on the award of £18,015 for a project entitled "Influencing challenge: Autonomously assessing influence... [Read more]

IEEE Distinguished Lecturer Appointment for Professor Yan

21/05/2012

We are delighted to announce that Professor Yong Yan, Chair of the Instrumentation, Control and Embedded Systems Research Group, has been appointed an... [Read more]

Forthcoming Research Seminar - Photonics and the Embedding Method - 24th May 2012

21/05/2012

Professor John E. Inglesfield from the School of Physics and Astronomy at Cardiff University will give a Research Seminar on "Photonics and the Embed... [Read more]

Next Research Seminar - Virtual Worlds as Portals for Information Discovery - 22nd May 2012

15/05/2012

The School's next Research Seminar will be on 22nd May 2012 in the Jennison Lecture Theatre at 11.30-12.30 pm. Shannon Bohle from the Department of H... [Read more]

EDA alumnus to be awarded Honorary Degree at July Congregation

11/05/2012

Wayne Otto OBE, Britain's most successful karate athlete, will be awarded an Honorary Degree at this year's ceremony in July 2012. Wayne graduated fr... [Read more]

EDA student receives Award for Outstanding Achievement from the InstMC

11/05/2012

We are delighted to announce that Mr. James Coombes, a third year Electronic and Communications Engineering student, is this year’s recipient of the ... [Read more]

Congratulations to Xinggang!

10/05/2012

Congratulations to Xinggang Yan on the award of £7,270 from EPSRC for "Higher-Order Sliding Mode (HOSM) Based Decentralised Strategies for Complex Int... [Read more]

EDA continues to excel in Green Impact Scheme

27/04/2012

At the Green Impact Awards Ceremony on 26th April 2012, the School of Engineering and Digital Arts again achieved a Silver Standard award, demonstrati... [Read more]

POSTPONED - Combustion Diagnostics, Control, Computational Methods & Process Optimisation - Technical Meeting 3rd May 2012

24/04/2012

The Technical Meeting with the British Flame Research Committee in collaboration with the Coal Research Forum in the School of Engineering and Digita... [Read more]

Welcome to new member of staff

05/04/2012

The School welcomes Dr. Yiqing Zhou, a Royal Society KC Wong Postdoctoral Fellow, working with Professor Jay Wang on "Mitigation of Doppler Effect in ... [Read more]

Congratulations to Sarah!

04/04/2012

Congratulations to Sarah Spurgeon on the award of £329,465 from the EPSRC for a research project entitled "Finite time orbitally stabilizing synthesis... [Read more]

EDA Graduation and Prize Giving - 12th July 2012

29/03/2012

This year's Graduation for undergraduate and postgraduate students in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts will take place in Canterbury Cathedr... [Read more]

EDA holds competition to design sculpture

28/03/2012

Staff and students of the School of Engineering and Digital Arts have been invited to design a sculpture to occupy a plinth outside its main entrance.... [Read more]

New! Funded PhD scholarship - Autonomous and Intelligent Healthcare System

28/03/2012

A funded studentship is available as part of the Autonomous and Intelligent Healthcare System (SYSIASS) project which represents a major collaboration... [Read more]

50th Anniversary Scholarships

23/03/2012

In preparation for the University’s 50th anniversary in 2015, Kent has established an additional 100 doctoral scholarships to be awarded annually from... [Read more]

Defeat SPECTRA at the Big Bang Fair aims to inspire future engineers

07/03/2012

A team from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) will be taking its innovative Defeat SPECTRA exhibit to the national Big Bang Fair for th... [Read more]

Teaching as a career

07/03/2012

Keith Simpson, Senior Lecturer at Canterbury Christ Church University, is visiting EDA on Thursday 22nd March at 1 pm in Jennison Lecture Theatre, to ... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Monday, 27th February

24/02/2012

The next school research seminar entitled "Multi- and Many-Core Processing in Embedded and Signal Processing Systems" will be given by Dr Lee Barford ... [Read more]

STEM graduates earn 4.5% more

16/02/2012

According to a report from the Royal Academy of Engineering, science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) graduates earn 4.47% more than t... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Monday, 13th February 2012

08/02/2012

The School's next Research Seminar "Towards a Self-Regulating Society of Cognitive Radios" will be given by Dr Kai-Kit Wong of University College Lond... [Read more]

EDA celebrates the Year of the Dragon 2012

02/02/2012

EDA staff and students continued the tradition of celebrating the Chinese New Year with food and music in the Jennison Building on the evening of Frid... [Read more]

Students benefit from EDA's Employability and Careers Fair

01/02/2012

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) held its annual Employability and Careers Fair on Monday 30th January 2012 in the Jennison Building f... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Small Cells in 4G/B4G Wireless Networks

26/01/2012

The next research seminar "Small Cells in 4G/B4G Wireless Networks" will be given by Professor Jie Zhang from the University of Sheffield on Friday, 3... [Read more]

The Genius of Michael Faraday - Lecture - 24th January 2012

20/01/2012

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts and the Kent Physics Centre are jointly hosting a lecture entitled ‘The Genius of Michael Faraday’ which ... [Read more]

School Research Conference 2012 a resounding success

20/01/2012

Following the success of the inaugural School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) research conference held on the Medway campus in January 2010, a s... [Read more]

Editorial appointment for EDA expert in biometrics

17/01/2012

Professor Michael Fairhurst has been appointed Editor-in-Chief of IET Biometrics, a new academic journal in the field of biometrics. Professor of Comp... [Read more]

School of Engineering and Digital Arts wins National Award for its Green Innovation

05/01/2012

The University of Kent is into its 3rd year of Green Impact, an environmental accreditation scheme with an awards element designed for university depa... [Read more]

Best paper award for Huiling Zhu at GLOBECOM 2011

14/12/2011

Huiling Zhu’s sole authored paper entitled ‘Spectrum Efficiency in Distributed Antenna Systems with Frequency Reuse’ was selected as best paper withi... [Read more]

Election to the Board of the European Association for Biometrics

02/12/2011

Dr. Farzin Deravi has been elected to the Board of the European Association for Biometrics (EAB) and has also been appointed to the Chair of its Commi... [Read more]

Degree and prize giving day for postgraduate students

22/11/2011

Congratulations to all our MSc and PhD students who graduated in Canterbury Cathedral on Friday, 18th November. This was followed by a Reception and ... [Read more]

Wireless tattoo is Highly Commended at the IET Innovation Awards Ceremony

16/11/2011

A temporary transfer tattoo capable of sending wireless signals to an external receiver received Highly Commended Awards in the categories of Healthca... [Read more]

Best Flash Presentation Award for Jean-Jacques Vandenbussche

16/11/2011

Congratulations to PhD student Jean-Jacques Vandenbussche who has received the Best Flash Award for his presentation on “FPGA-based Multiplicative Fin... [Read more]

Biometric technologies for securing our borders

15/11/2011

The recent concern over inspection of passports at UK's ports of entry have once again highlighted the role of biometric technologies, such as face an... [Read more]

Excellent League Table positions announced for EDA

14/11/2011

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts is delighted to announce its top rankings in major University League tables which include: 1st for Elect... [Read more]

Award winning BBC director gives lecture to Multimedia students

14/11/2011

Simon Gilchrist, an award-winning documentary filmmaker and series director of BBC’s Great Ormond Street will deliver a guest lecture to students at t... [Read more]

Congratulations to Michael!

08/11/2011

Congratulations to Michael Green, a postgraduate research student and assistant lecturer in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts, who has recent... [Read more]

STEM funding for EDA to liaise with schools on curriculum structure

31/10/2011

A team of Richard Guest, John Batchelor, Winston Waller and Helen Winder based in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) has been awarded fu... [Read more]

Welcome to Dr. Nazrul Effendy

28/10/2011

Dr Nazrul Effendy has recently joined the Instrumentation, Control and Embedded Systems Research Group as a visiting scholar to work with Professor Yo... [Read more]

Best Technical Presenter Award for Shaun Rodrigues

21/10/2011

We are delighted to announce that Shaun J Rodrigues has won the award of Best Technical Presenter at the 8th Graduate Student Academic Forum in China.... [Read more]

Research Seminar - "Helping Us, Helping You" - 2nd November 2011

21/10/2011

Visiting Professors Julie Gadsden and Kate Gill of the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory will give a Seminar entitled “Helping Us, Helping You... [Read more]

Wireless tattoo nominated for IET Innovation Award

06/10/2011

A temporary transfer tattoo capable of sending wireless signals to an external receiver has been shortlisted for an IET Innovation Award. The tatto... [Read more]

EDA researchers contribute to ALMA radio astronomy project

04/10/2011

Dr Nathan Gomes has been invited to give a presentation at a workshop on THz Photonics in Singapore on 18 October, 2011, on the work carried out by th... [Read more]

Environmental and Infrastructure Monitoring - Research Seminar - 19th October

04/10/2011

The next Research Seminar will be given by Mr. Kim Fowler, President of the IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Society, at 2 pm on 19th October in the... [Read more]

EDA top ten in subject

27/09/2011

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) has recently scored in the top ten, for its subject area, in a number of rankings. In the 2011 Nat... [Read more]

Biometric Identification of Wildlife using Natural Body Marks

20/09/2011

Congratulations to Sanaul Hoque, Hannan Bin Azhar and Farzin Deravi for the Best Paper Award for Real World Applications for their paper on Biometric ... [Read more]

Bursary success for Shaun Rodrigues

19/09/2011

Congratulations to Shaun Rodrigues, a postgraduate student and assistant lecturer in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts, who was one of only 1... [Read more]

EDA students display end of year show at Framestore

15/09/2011

Students studying the MSc Computer Animation and MSc Digital Visual Effects from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) exhibited their end ... [Read more]

School of Engineering and Digital Arts welcomes members of the Women’s Institute to Virtual Worlds

14/09/2011

Academic staff from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts were delighted to welcome members of the East Kent Federation of the Women’s Institute ... [Read more]

EDA to participate in Science Day on 13th September

12/09/2011

As part of the Science Day hosted by the University on 13th September for approximately 60 students from Canterbury College, Senior Lecturer Peter Lee... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Recent Advances in Gigabit Wireless Technology - 22nd September 2011

09/09/2011

Professor Fumiyuki Adachi, Tohoku University, Japan is visiting the School under the Royal Academy of Engineering Distinguished Visiting Fellowship sc... [Read more]

Temporary tattoo capable of sending wireless signals to an external receiver

08/09/2011

Researchers in EDA have developed a temporary transfer tattoo capable of sending wireless signals to an external receiver. The tattoo was developed ... [Read more]

SID - An exploration of super identity

08/09/2011

Researchers in EDA are embarking on new project to address the issue of ‘who we are’ through the development of a Super-Identity model (SID) in which ... [Read more]

Satisfied students again place EDA in NSS top ten

06/09/2011

The 2011 National Student Survey (NSS) of final year undergraduates at HE institutions across the UK has ranked the University of Kent third in London... [Read more]

Summer of Science

17/08/2011

Over 600 girls and boys from secondary schools in Kent had the chance to participate in science, technology and engineering events throughout the mont... [Read more]

EDA at the Big Bang

17/08/2011

Promoting design and engineering to young people aged 4-17, schools liaison staff and postgraduate students from The School of Engineering and Digital... [Read more]

Digital Fabrication of UHF Electromagnetic Structures - Award announcement

15/08/2011

Congratulations to John Batchelor and Ted Parker on the award of £417,757 from the EPSRC for Digital Fabrication of UHF Electromagnetic Structures. T... [Read more]

PhD Scholarship available - Digital Fabrication of UHF Electromagnetic Structures using Conducting Inkjet Inks

09/08/2011

A full UK research council PhD studentship (fees and stipend) is available at the University of Kent as part of a newly funded EPSRC project ‘Digital ... [Read more]

Humanoid robots to help with teaching and research in EDA

09/08/2011

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) has welcomed three unusual recruits to help with teaching and research projects – Nao humanoid robots... [Read more]

School pupils sample special effects and animation

01/08/2011

More than 150 secondary school pupils sampled special effects and animation at XtremeMedia ’11, two days of workshops on the production and creation... [Read more]

Schools race to solar-powered victory

20/07/2011

Sixty pupils from secondary schools in Kent participated in a car rally with a difference! The Solar Car Challenge Competition, aimed at girls and bo... [Read more]

IEEE Distinguished Lecturer Appointment for Professor Spurgeon

20/07/2011

Head of School, Professor Sarah Spurgeon, has been appointed an Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Control Systems Society Disti... [Read more]

Distinguished Visiting Fellowship - Professor Xiuying Cao

19/07/2011

We are delighted to announce that Professor Cao from Southeast University, China will be visiting Gareth Howells and Jay Wang on 1st August under the ... [Read more]

Alec Hough-Grassby Award to be presented for achievements in combustion flame imaging

24/06/2011

Congratulations to Yong Yan and his research team who have been awarded the Alec Hough-Grassby Award by the Institute of Measurement and Control. Thi... [Read more]

Joint Winner of the University of Kent Business : Academic Collaboration of the Year 2011 Award

23/06/2011

John Batchelor and Winston Waller from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) have won the University of Kent Business : Academic Collaborat... [Read more]

School Rises to 12th Place in Guardian League Tables

27/05/2011

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts has risen from 22nd place to 12th place in the recently published Guardian league table for the subject of ... [Read more]

Best Paper Award for Telecommunications Researcher

23/05/2011

Dr Huiling Zhu, a Senior Research Associate in the Broadband and Wireless Communications Research Group, has recently won the Best Paper Award for her... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Synchronverters: Inverters that Mimic Synchronous Generators - 14th June 2011

20/05/2011

Professor Qing-Chang Zhong from the Department of Aeronautical and Automotive Engineering at Loughborough University will give a research seminar in J... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Biosignal Analysis of the Electrocardiogram (ECG) and Intracardiac Bioelectric Signals - 11th July 2011

20/05/2011

Professor Olaf Doessel from the Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Karlsruhe of Institute of Technology (KIT) in Germany will give a research semina... [Read more]

Research Student wins two awards at IEEE Conference

18/05/2011

Ms Lingjun Gao (Sally), a Ph.D. research student from the ICES Research Group, has recently won two awards – GRADUATE STUDENT BEST PAPER PRIZE and STU... [Read more]

Research Seminar - THz Photonics - 27th May 2011, 11.25-12.10

16/05/2011

The next School Research Seminar will be given by Professor Alwyn Seeds, Professor of Opto-electronics and Head of Department of the Department of Ele... [Read more]

Visit by Top Visual Effects and Animation Industrialists

12/05/2011

Michael Eames, Emmy award winning animator and animation director of Prime Focus Features, part of the largest visual effects business in the world, D... [Read more]

Visit by Tian Xiaogang, Minister Counsellor for Education at the People’s Republic of China’s Embassy in London

06/05/2011

During his visit to the Canterbury Campus on 13th April 2011, the Minister was given a tour of the School during which he learned about its research, ... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Stochastic optimization on continuous domains with finite-time guarantees by Markov chain Monte Carlo methods - Thursday, 12th May 2011

04/05/2011

The next School Research Seminar will be given by Dr Andrea Lecchini-Visintini, Control Group, Department of Engineering, University of Leicester in J... [Read more]

PhD Scholarship available - Frequency Selective Surfaces

19/04/2011

A scholarship is available in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts at the University of Kent to research and implement Electromagnetic/Antenna s... [Read more]

Green Impact Innovation Award for EDA for teaching, research and enterprise initiatives

08/04/2011

This solar panel monitor and controller, developed by Stage 2 Engineering students in their Group Project module, is just one of the ways in which tea... [Read more]

Celebrate Yuri's Night on 12th April on EDAKent in Second Life

06/04/2011

50 years ago, on 12th April, Yuri Gagarin made history as the first cosmonaut. The School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) at the University of K... [Read more]

More Talks from Top Animation and Effects Companies

04/04/2011

The University of Kent's MScs in Digital Visual Effects and Computer Animation were honoured to host guests talks by two of the UK's biggest post prod... [Read more]

Visit by Chinese delegation

04/04/2011

A delegation of 16 officials and academics from 11 higher education institutions in Anhui province, China visited the University of Kent and the Schoo... [Read more]

Students give archive film new life through digital innovation

31/03/2011

A dynamic, new, visual interactive database designed by two students for a Kent museum has been put to the test by young and old in the Digital Media ... [Read more]

IET Fellowship

16/03/2011

We are delighted to announce that Professor Jiangzhou Wang has been made Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology. Congratulations!... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Simulations and Experiments in Reacting Flows - 22nd March 2011

15/03/2011

The next School Research Seminar will be given by Dr Andreas M Kempf from the Mechanical Engineering Department, Imperial College London in Jennison S... [Read more]

New Lectureship in Computer Animation and Visual Effects

03/03/2011

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts has just announced a new Lectureship in Computer Animation and Visual Effects. This appointment will prov... [Read more]

Student to deliver technology systems for the 2012 Olympics

03/03/2011

MTD student Jimmy Punt has been offered one of the coveted eight placements working for the London 2012 Olympics on their unique technology internship... [Read more]

Research Seminar - Highlights of Communications, Navigation and Image Processing Research at the ADVRG, Westminster - 24th March 2011

01/03/2011

There will be a School Research Seminar entitled "Highlights of Communications, Navigation and Image Processing Research at the ADVRG, Westminster" b... [Read more]

Joint Award of Ideas Factory Grant

24/02/2011

An Ideas Factory grant of £50,000 has been jointly awarded to EDA, Information Services and the Academic Division to fund the development and producti... [Read more]

Visit of Professor Fumiyuki Adachi

21/02/2011

We are delighted that Professor Fumiyuki Adachi, Tohoku University, Japan, will be visiting Professor Jiangzhou Wang under the Distinguished Visiting ... [Read more]

EDA goes IPv6

08/02/2011

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts has become the first School at the University of Kent to enable IPv6 on its network and website which is no... [Read more]

EDA staff and students celebrate the Chinese New Year

08/02/2011

With traditional food, decorations and music, the start of the Year of the Rabbit was celebrated in style. With Huiling Zhu and Zhiguang Geng as host... [Read more]

Newton Fellow joins EDA for two years

08/02/2011

We are delighted to welcome Dr. Chuanlong Xu to the Instrumentation, Control and Embedded Systems Research Group following its successful bid to the N... [Read more]

Ideas Factory grant to develop a stereoscopic fire detector

02/02/2011

An Ideas Factory grant has been awarded to Dr. Gang Lu to develop a demonstration version of a stereoscopic imaging based fire detection device which ... [Read more]

Alumni give Workshop on Quadruped Motion

20/01/2011

Having just animated Aslan in the new Narnia film, Kent Computer Animation MSc alumni Liam Russell and Elwaleed Suliman take time off for a two-day wo... [Read more]

Integrated Smart Antennas Collaborative Project - Visit to Cochin University, India

11/01/2011

Dr. Paul Young visited Cochin University in India as part of a British Council funded collaborative project on Integrated Smart Antennas for Next Gene... [Read more]

"Higher Order Sliding Mode Control Theory: Three Generations in the War with Chattering" - Seminar Announcement

07/01/2011

Professor Leonid Fridman, Department of Control Engineering and Robotics, Division of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, National Autonom... [Read more]

ULOOP - User-Centric Wireless Local Loop

07/01/2011

Professor Jiangzhou Wang and Dr. Huiling Zhu have been awarded a European Commission FP7 research grant for a project entitled “User-centric Wireless ... [Read more]

Facial Gestures for Assistive Technologies

05/01/2011

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts [EDA] together with the East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust [EKHUFT] have embarked upon a n... [Read more]

Detection and Monitoring of Emotional States using Brain Computer Interfaces

05/01/2011

Demonstrating that low cost EEG (Electroencephalography) devices can be used to detect emotions with a reasonable accuracy threshold will have an impo... [Read more]

PhD studentships opportunity

05/01/2011

The School is offering an opportunity to apply for two PhD studentships at the School of Engineering and Digital Arts for a project entitled "Autonomo... [Read more]

Professor Yan named 2011 IEEE Fellow

01/01/2011

Professor Yong Yan from the School of Engineering and Digital Arts, University of Kent, has been named an IEEE Fellow. He is being recognized for his ... [Read more]

Biomass imager - Development of full commercial prototype

16/12/2010

A new ideas factory grant of £9,515 has been awarded to Professor Yong Yan to develop a full commercial version of a biomass imager. This is an extens... [Read more]

Social Media as Assistive Care Technology

07/12/2010

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts has received funding from two companies to enhance the design of and evaluate communication technology use ... [Read more]

Degree and prize giving day for postgraduate students

23/11/2010

Canterbury Cathedral was the magnificent setting for our postgraduate students to receive their degrees on Friday, 19th November. This was followed b... [Read more]

New generation of wireless smoke detectors

16/11/2010

A team comprising Winston Waller from EDA, Jingqi Miao of SPS plus Laurie Muston and Robert Pang of EMS Ltd. of Herne Bay has just commenced work to d... [Read more]

Welcome to Dr. Azhar

12/11/2010

Dr M A Hannan bin Azhar has joined the Image and Information Engineering Research Group as an Honorary Research Associate (part-time). He will be work... [Read more]

Late PhD studentship opportunity

21/10/2010

The School is offering a late opportunity to apply for a full-time PhD studentship at the School of Engineering and Digital Arts. But applicants must... [Read more]

BBC producer reveals the secret of his success

12/10/2010

A week after receiving rave reviews for BBC’s ‘Panorama’, producer Simon Gilchrist came to the University of Kent on Tuesday 12th October. He discusse... [Read more]

Best energy saving idea and silver award for EDA!

11/10/2010

Just under a year ago, the University of Kent joined 22 other universities in signing up to the Green Impact Scheme, an environmentally aware scheme w... [Read more]

1st in NSS 2010

19/08/2010

Kent was ranked first amongst the UK HE institutions for the quality of Electronic and Electrical Engineering courses. (Based on 100% satisfaction for... [Read more]

Honeywell International Medal awarded to Professor Sarah Spurgeon

30/06/2010

Professor Sarah Spurgeon, the Head of School, has been awarded the Honeywell International Medal for 2010 by the Institute of Measurement and Control ... [Read more]

3rd year student receives Honeywell award for outstanding academic achievement

13/05/2010

3rd Year CSE student, Mr Alex Savage, is this year's recipient of the Honeywell Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement from the Institute of Measu... [Read more]

New Master's in Architectural Visualisation

12/05/2010

The MA in Architectural Visualisation at the University of Kent is offered and jointly taught by Kent School of Architecture and the School of Enginee... [Read more]

New European studentship announced

29/04/2010

The School has just been awarded a new EU studentship for research intoTime Domain Electromagnetic Characterisation and Simulation for EMC. The PhD... [Read more]

Researchers Help Canterbury Cathedral Digitise Archives

29/04/2010

A unique collaboration between the School of Engineering and Digital Arts, Canterbury Cathedral Archives and researchers in Rouen has laid the foundat... [Read more]

Guitar-Playing Robot Entertains and Inspires

28/04/2010

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts was delighted to welcome Dr. Nai-One Lai from Goldman Sachs and Dr. Heico Sandee, Robotics Project Manager,... [Read more]

Students develop online public service prototypes for Kent County Council

30/03/2010

Multimedia Technology and Design students from the University of Kent have developed a range of online public service systems for Kent County Council ... [Read more]

Time of Our Lives

18/03/2010

The digital work of four final year Multimedia Technology and Design students is being showcased at a groundbreaking exhibition in Margate. Natasha Mc... [Read more]

Identity protection and the online behaviour of younger people – a revealing new study from the University of Kent

16/03/2010

A study conducted by the University of Kent and the UK Biometrics Institute (UKBI) on behalf of the Identity and Passport Service (IPS) has revealed t... [Read more]

Multimedia Students Gain 'Real Life' Experience

11/03/2010

Twelve first year multimedia students studying Multimedia Technology and Design at the School of Engineering and Digital Arts visited Ripplevale Schoo... [Read more]

Kent Student's Work Flying High

10/03/2010

On Sunday, 7th March, Scott James, a third year Computer Systems Engineering student from the University of Kent, set his final year project soaring w... [Read more]

New EPSRC Industrial CASE PhD Studentship Available

01/03/2010

A new PhD Industrial CASE studentship funded jointly by the EPSRC and Culham Centre for Fusion Energy has just been awarded to the School. Application... [Read more]

Memories Go Digital

26/02/2010

Four students from the University of Kent have been involved in a unique project to help senior citizens from Thanet rediscover their teenage past. ... [Read more]

Hollywood Motion Capture Technology used for Healthcare Research at Kent

26/02/2010

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts (EDA) at the University of Kent has purchased a motion capture system to help develop body-worn devices for... [Read more]

MEng Degrees Accredited by IET

22/02/2010

Following on from the recent re-accreditation of our three/four-year BEng degrees, our new four/five-year MEng programmes have now also been accredite... [Read more]

New Book by Kent Lecturer

02/02/2010

Dr Jim (CS) Ang, Lecturer in Multimedia/Digital Systems, Has just published a book titled 'Social Computing and Virtual Communities'. Dr Ang, a Lec... [Read more]

Kent Professor Commended at Rushlight Awards

01/02/2010

Professor Yong Yan and Dr Robert M Carter received a Commendation at the Rushlight Awards 2009 ceremony held at Grand Connaught Rooms, London, on 28th... [Read more]

School to Host Leverhulme Workshop on Sliding Mode Control – Wednesday, 3rd February 2010

21/01/2010

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts is delighted to be hosting the Leverhulme Workshop: “Towards Wider Industrial Application of Sliding Mode C... [Read more]

School Conference a Resounding Success

19/01/2010

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts held its inaugural School research conference on Friday 15th January 2010, in the Pilkington Building at th... [Read more]

2010 Schools Events Announced

11/01/2010

We are pleased to announce the timetable for our 2010 Schools STEM and Digital Media events. Full details of these events can be found on our 'Info... [Read more]

School Research Conference 2010

17/12/2009

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts is pleased to announce that it will be holding its full School Research Conference on January 15th 2010. Th... [Read more]

The 'Digital Media Hub' Takes its First Step

30/11/2009

The new Digital Media Hub of the School of Engineering and Digital Arts, which is based within the Canterbury Innovation Centre, gave business leaders... [Read more]

Congratulations to our MSc Prize Winners!

27/11/2009

We are delighted to announce our MSc Prize Winners who were presented their prizes at the School Reception on Thursday, 19th November 2009. The Sage... [Read more]

Innovative Use of Sharepoint in EDA Recognised

25/11/2009

Dr Les Walczowski recently took part as an invited speaker at a national meeting of UK HE Sharepoint developers and users. The meeting, hosted by Edus... [Read more]

Royal Academy of Engineering Prizes for First Year Robot Projects

19/10/2009

Second year engineering students Janos Kozma, Robert Horne and Duncan Kennaugh have been awarded the Royal Academy of Engineering Teaching Fellow priz... [Read more]

Best Poster Prize Award at the Sensors and Their Applications XV Conference

08/10/2009

Jan Krabicka and Gary Lu of the Information Control and Embedded Systems Research Group have been awarded the Best Poster Prize for their poster entit... [Read more]

Harry Potter Effects Wizards visit School of Engineering & Digital Arts

17/09/2009

British effects artists and animators behind the creatures and special effects in the Harry Potter films and many others, came to the University of Ke... [Read more]

Turner Contemporary, in Collaboration with University of Kent and BBC, Wins Government Funding to Help Kickstart the Learning Revolution in Margate

14/09/2009

Turner Contemporary is celebrating securing £28,500 from the Government as part of a ‘learning for pleasure’ innovation spearheaded by the Department ... [Read more]

Electronics Postgraduate Receives EU Prize

18/05/2009

Jeanne James, a postgraduate student working with Dr. Nathan Gomes in the Broadband and Wireless Communications Research Group in the Department of El... [Read more]

Student project made "Honoree" at the 13th Webby Awards

20/04/2009

Joe Campion and Gavin Clark’s website, “The Kitchen Wall” has been selected as an Official Honoree for the Student category in The 13th Annual Webby ... [Read more]

Electronics Student is a great "ASET"

23/03/2009

Tim Chapman, a final year Computer Systems Engineering student (who completed an industrial Placement at BAE Systems Ltd, last year) has won the annua... [Read more]

Mamma Mia! Production Designer shares design secrets with Kent MSc students

20/03/2009

Maria Djurkovic, veteran production designer on feature films such as “The Hours” with Nicole Kidman, “Vanity Fair” with Reese Witherspoon, and the al... [Read more]

Engineering "ambassadorship" for Head of Electronics at the University of Kent

19/03/2009

Professor Sarah Spurgeon, Head of the Department of Electronics at the University of Kent, has been appointed an ‘engineering ambassador’ for the Roya... [Read more]

Electronics Students win "£10 Challenge"

13/03/2009

Three students from the Department of Electronics have won the "£10 Challenge" One student, Sinan Assaf, signed up for the Challenge and organised ... [Read more]

Research Assessment Exercise Confirms International Research Quality at Kent

29/01/2009

The Department of Electronics shared in the University of Kent’s success in the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise (RAE), with 85% of the Department’s ... [Read more]

"Merlin" director David Moore gives master class to Kent visual effects students

17/12/2008

Following the screening on Saturday of "Morte d’Arthur" the climax of BBC 1’s latest succesful series "Merlin", its director David Moore came on Tues... [Read more]

House of Lords recognition for research at the University of Kent

11/12/2008

Research at the University of Kent received a special mention in the House of Lords on 8 December when Lord Rooker used the discoveries of Dr John Bat... [Read more]

Major CG Animation feature film artists give master class at Kent

03/12/2008

Just in advance of its major release for Christmas, two Kent Computer Animation MSc alumni who have just finished work on the $100 million Universal P... [Read more]

Department Commended by IET

01/12/2008

Following a successful accreditation visit last week, the Institution of Engineering and Technology last week commended the Department of Electronics ... [Read more]

Guest lecture by the Director of C4's "The Family"

20/11/2008

Jonathan Smith, a double BAFTA Award-winning documentary filmmaker and director of Channel 4’s ‘The Family’, gave a guest lecture to students at the U... [Read more]

Biometrics Partnership Announced

12/11/2008

The Department of Electronics is pleased to announce a partnership with Accenture Technology Labs, which will enable selected students on Kent's MSc i... [Read more]

Multimedia Students Win EuroPrix Quality Seal

02/10/2008

Congratulations to Joe Campion and Gavin Clarke, this year’s graduates from our multimedia technology and design course, on winning the prestigious Qu... [Read more]

To all students - Deadline for Course Rep nominations

02/10/2008

The deadline for nominations for Student Course Reps is this FRIDAY, 3RD OCTOBER. Please contact the Student Union to pick up a nomination pack. Cou... [Read more]

Daphne Jackson Fellowship Award

01/10/2008

Congratulations to Joanne Mathias who has been awarded a two year Fellowship from the Daphne Jackson Trust. The Trust enables scientists, engineers a... [Read more]

New Book on High Speed Wireless Communications

19/09/2008

The Department is delighted to announce the publication of "High-Speed Wireless Communications" by Professor Jiangzhou Wang. Published by Cambridge U... [Read more]

Distinguised Visiting Fellowship Award

26/08/2008

Professor Jiangzhou Wang of the Department of Electronics has been awarded a Distinguished Visiting Fellowship Grant by the Royal Academy of Engineeri... [Read more]

Best Paper Award

12/08/2008

Karl Harmer and Gareth Howells received the Best Paper Award for "Fuzzy Vault Fingerprint Smartcard Implementation using an Orientation-Based Feature ... [Read more]

Congratulations to our Prize Winners!

14/07/2008

We are delighted to announce our Final Year Prize Winners. Sagittarius Marketing Prize for the Best Integrated Multimedia Project: Sh... [Read more]

Million Pound Green Grant

28/03/2008

Yong Yan, Professor of Electronic Instrumentation, and his colleagues Peter Lee and Gang Lu at the Department of Electronics have been awarded £411,14... [Read more]

Kent Biometrics Joins CEESI-Training Consortium

18/02/2008

The University of Kent has joined the CEESI-Training consortium of eleven universities, contributing four new advanced modules in the area of security... [Read more]

Barbara Morris Prize for Learning Support

01/02/2008

Les Walczowski, Senior Lecturer, and Mark Ellis, IT Manager, in the Department of Electronics have been awarded the 2008 Barbara Morris Prize for Lear... [Read more]

New Research Studentship Announced

31/01/2008

Three years funded maintenance is available to a PhD student for the design of Multiband Antenna Systems for new types of Radio over Fibre network. Th... [Read more]

Nanotechnologies for Optical Communication Systems - Seminar TODAY

18/09/2007

Prof. Gareth Parry from Imperial College will give the above Seminar at 3.00-4.00 pm on Wednesday, 19th September in the Electronics Lecture Theatre. ... [Read more]

New Production Studio

07/09/2007

The University's brand new Production Studio is nearing completion. This facility, comprising over 100 square metres of filming/performance space alo... [Read more]

'Best Student' prize

04/07/2007

We are delighted that SOFTPRO is directly supporting the MSc programme in Information Security and Biometrics. The SOFTPRO Group is a worldwide leadi... [Read more]

Xtreme Media '07

14/06/2007

XtremeMedia 07 – Kent’s largest dedicated exhibition for everyone interested in the production and creation of digital media – will take place in the ... [Read more]

Attention All Third Year Engineering Students!

09/05/2007

Would you like to win £200 and have something extra to put on your CV ? We are looking for examples of high quality student project work, produced by... [Read more]

Historic partnership with Chinese University

03/05/2007

The Department has entered into an historic partnership with the School of Electrical Engineering and Automation at Tianjin University, People’s Repub... [Read more]

Best of Interactive Multimedia Festival

22/02/2007

Liz Valentine has been awarded Best of Festival in the Student Interactive Multimedia Competition, at the American Broadcast Education Association, La... [Read more]

Graduate Recruitment Exhibition - London

16/02/2007

There is a National Graduate Recruitment Exhibition at the Barbican in London on 9/10th March 2007. See poster in Electronics corridor for more infor... [Read more]

IET Jobs Website

14/02/2007

The IET has launched a new website at www.theiet.org/jobs for jobs in the Engineering and Technology sector. It is available both to members and non-m... [Read more]

EL566 and EL565 - Feb 13th

13/02/2007

EL566 lecture at 10 am and examples class at 12 postponed. EL565 Examples class at 2 pm also postponed. Dr. Young ill.... [Read more]

EL308 12th Feb

12/02/2007

Dr. Young's lecture at 11 am on EL308 is postponed - he is unwell.... [Read more]

Messages

02/02/2007

Welcome to this new messaging service for students - Please use this outlet on a regular basis to keep yourself informed - Professor Mike Fairhurst, ... [Read more]

Project Week

02/02/2007

Week 17 is Project Week for Stage 1, 2 and 3 students. Some activities continue so please check your timetables. Tutors will also be in touch with ... [Read more]

Five MSc Studentships Announced

31/01/2007

Five Engineering MSc Studentships will be available for students enrolling on the Biometrics or the Broadband MSc commencing September 2007. UK/EU ca... [Read more]

Erson Batmaz, Bilgehan Kayalar, Murat Zengi

23/01/2007

Could the above students contact Jenny Harries Room 154 or Mike Fairhurst Room 152 in Electronics URGENTLY please... [Read more]

Student Workshop

23/01/2007

The Student Workshop is open from 7.30 am to 5 pm. If you have any specific requests, please e-mail Clive Birch on c.birch@kent.ac.uk.... [Read more]

Photocopier

23/01/2007

In case you are not aware, there is a photocopier next to the Digital Media lab (just past the lecture theatre) for use by undergraduates. Priced at ... [Read more]

Major Biometrics Project at Kent

19/01/2007

The Image Processing and Computer Vision Research Group within the Department of Electronics at the University of Kent is currently seeking volunteers... [Read more]

New Studentship Announced

12/01/2007

The University has just announced a new scholarship scheme for Romanian students, which includes tuition fees and a £3,000 Ratiu Foundation Scholarshi... [Read more]

Kent awarded £322k for Study into the Electro-Magnetic Architecture of Buildings

19/12/2006

Dr John Batchelor and Professor Ted Parker in the Department of Electronics, University of Kent, have received a grant of £322,910 from the Engineerin... [Read more]

Europrix Quality Seal Winners

14/09/2006

A prestigious award, the EuroPrix Quality Seal, has been awarded to two multimedia graduates, Liz Canning and Paul Turner. The Quality Seal award rec... [Read more]

Department comes top again in National Student Survey!

29/08/2006

For the second year in succession the Department has come out at the top of the list of all departments in Electronic and Electrical Engineering, with... [Read more]

New Look for Electronics

07/08/2006

During this summer, the Department of Electronics is undergoing a major refurbishment of its teaching laboratories. The ground floor is being restruc... [Read more]

International Developments in Soft Computing to be discussed at Kent

05/07/2006

The 6th International Conference on Recent Advances in Soft Computing (RASC 2006) will be held from 10 to 12 July at Kent. This international event ai... [Read more]

XtremeMedia 06 at the University of Kent

20/06/2006

Following the success of XtremeMedia 05, This year’s XtremeMedia 06 is currently running in the Department of Electronics at the University of Kent. ... [Read more]

Department in top five of Guardian 2006 league table

10/05/2006

Not only did this Department recently top the National Student Survey student satisfaction tables in its sector, but a Table published this week in th... [Read more]

Professor Yong Yan appointed Chang Jiang (Yangtze) Scholar by the Chinese Ministry of Education

09/05/2006

Dr. Yong Yan, Professor of Electronic Instrumentation, was recently appointed a Chang Jiang (Yangtze) Scholar by the Ministry of Education of the Peop... [Read more]

Honeywell Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement

09/05/2006

This year's recipient of the above award issued by the Institute of Measurement and Control is Miss Nuwani Edirisinghe for her final year project on t... [Read more]

Request from Psychology Department

15/02/2006

The following is a request for participation by male students from the Psychology Department.Dear Male StudentsMy name is Dr Viki from the Psychology ... [Read more]

Stage II Students - SMS Trial

25/01/2006

The SMS trial (daily timetables & course announcements) has been extended to 2nd Year students. If you wish to sign up for the trial, follow the link ... [Read more]

Final Year Students - SMS Trial

16/01/2006

The problem with the online registration for the SMS trial has been corrected. You can now once again register or adjust your registration.... [Read more]

Kent Schools Receive Blitz DVD

04/01/2006

Almost 1000 schools in Kent will receive a copy of the Canterbury Blitz DVD, a 42-minute multimedia educational resource and teaching aid about the lo... [Read more]

Royal Academy of Engineering Workshops

04/01/2006

The Department of Electronics at the University of Kent’s Canterbury campus will again host an Engineering Education Workshop (4 – 6 January 2006) for... [Read more]

Wireless Innovation Partnership Board

03/11/2005

The Wireless Innovation Partnership (WIP) Board, chaired by Pro Vice-Chancellor Professor Phil Davies met on 2/11/2005 at the University of Kent. Ther... [Read more]

Megger Robotics Prize in Electronics

05/10/2005

Second-year Electronics student Ken Roberts was presented on 28th September with a certificate and prize by Mr. Keith Morriss, the Technical Director ... [Read more]

Top Marks to Department in National Students' Survey

27/09/2005

The recently-published results of the National Students' Survey show that the Department has come out top of the list of Departments in Electronic and... [Read more]

Biometric Technology showcased at Major Los Angeles Security Event

26/09/2005

The Department of Electronics showcased its expertise in biometric identification technologies at the major homeland security conference, US-UK Homela... [Read more]

FIRST LEGO League Championship

16/09/2005

The Department of Electronics, in collaboration with the Computing Laboratory, will be hosting the regional heats for the FIRST LEGO League championsh... [Read more]

Congratulations to Rob Walker, MTD graduate

22/06/2005

The Department is pleased to announce that Rob Walker, who graduated this summer on our Multimedia Design and Technology course, was awarded the first... [Read more]

University of Kent Enterprise Award "Most Successful Collaboration"

16/06/2005

The Department is delighted to announce that Turning Points Ltd and Winston Waller were the winners of the Most Successful Collaboration award present... [Read more]

Wireless broadband trials in Canterbury

19/05/2005

On Friday 20 May, the University of Kent and Telabria Ltd, the award-winning wireless network developer and operator, will sign a formal contract for ... [Read more]

XtremeMedia 05 at the University of Kent

13/05/2005

XtremeMedia, a new and exciting digital media event, will take place in the Department of Electronics at the University of Kent, 21 - 23 June 2005.Fre... [Read more]

New Computer Animation Degree Launched

03/05/2005

From September 2005, the Department of Electronics at the University of Kent will complement its BSc in Multimedia Technology and Design with an MSc i... [Read more]

Sixth form students engineer their way to success

15/04/2005

After six months of diligence, dedication and application, nineteen teams of sixth form students from schools across Kent and Sussex presented their E... [Read more]

FIRST LEGO League winners

01/12/2004

A team from St Anselms's Catholic School, Canterbury, has become this year’s winner of the Kent Regional Final of the FIRST LEGO League competition at... [Read more]

Graduate Wins Prestigious European Award

27/10/2004

Canterbury-based Liz Valentine, who recently graduated from the University of Kent with a first class honours degree in Multimedia Technology and Desi... [Read more]

OnLine Submission has Started

11/10/2004

OnLine submission is now live for the first modules - EL331 & EL560. Other modules and coursework components will follow. Full details in the detail w... [Read more]

Welcome to the Electronics Web Portal

07/10/2004

Welcome to the new Electronics Web Portal. Full functionality will be brought online over the next few weeks. This includes coursework deadlines, elec... [Read more]

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