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News & Events

From fascinating research, outstanding achievements and exciting exhibitions to forthcoming open days and high-profile public lectures, you can find information about the latest news, events and activities within the Department of Mechanical and Construction Engineering.

The news articles below show the exciting stories and work taking place within Mechanical and Construction Engineering, including stimulating comment and opinion from our academics – many of whom are leaders in their fields.

The events show our wide range of exciting activities taking place, including public lectures, conferences, open days, and much more.  

Latest News and Features

Care leavers covenant
The Lit & Phil, Newcastle. Image by Sally Ann Norman
Headshot of Helen Fairfoul
Dr Ulugbek Azimov (right) and Research fellow Iftheker Ahmed (left), holding new biopolymer material samples.
Professor Ahmed Elmarakbi
AN IMAGE OF THE FRONT PAGE OF THE AUTUMN 2022 NORTHUMBRIA UNIVERSITY NEWSPAPER
PhD student Rana Faisal Shahzad and Dr Shahid Rasul discussing a CO2 recycling project with Dan Ferguson of SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, at the SUEZ plant in North Tyneside.
Winners from a competition held in Nigeria to support local companies, entrepreneurs, students and individuals, to help them develop sustainable ideas and projects.

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