Ingenia - Issue 8, May 2001
Privacy – a critical issue
John Forrest FREng
... and to hell with tomorrow!
Ted Flaxman FREng
Our basic infrastructure will continue to deteriorate unless we take a long-term view
Winning in the race for e-business
How can the UK maintain its lead in the race for e-business?
The future of commercial air travel
Alan Mulally FREng
Predictions for change in passenger air travel and implications for business and engineering
More passengers, more queues, more delays?
How can we solve the logistical problems of ever-increasing air passenger numbers?
Colour displays and how to make the most of them
A designer reveals the secrets of using colour to present information well on-screen
Magnetic nanotechnology and computers
Dr Russell Cowburn
Will our computers one day use magnetism, not electricity, to process information?
Power for the people: Stirling engines for domestic CHP
Fred Starr MIM Ceng
Combined Heat and Power has the potential to enable a household to generate its own electricity – the time is right for this technology
Looking for a needle in a haystack: fault-finding in process engineering
Elaine Martin · Department of Engineering Mathematics, University of Newcastle Julian Morris · Department of Chemical and Process Engineering, University of Newcastle
An introduction to a technique that could revolutionise fault-detection on the production line
Water for life: supply and demand in the 21st century
Professor Chris Binnie FREng
The water companies have some work to do to maintain a clean, reliable supply for the future
Homes for the new millennium: new technology and innovation at Greenwich Millennium Village
Dr Robert Hawley CBE DSc FRSE FRENg, Chairman, Taylor Woodrow PLC; Richard Hodkinson BSc (Hons) Ceng MICE MIStructE MCIOB, Richard Hodkinson Consultancy
The Greenwich Millennium Village aims to show how ideas of sustainable development can be put into practice
The properties of steam: industrial engines before 1800
The cutting-edge technology of the 18th century was the atmospheric engine which provided power for the UK’s growing industries
Professor Nigel Shadbolt
Insights into the range of new technologies that are being developed to manage knowledge effectively
Risk management and engineering
John Turnbull FREng
Can engineers use the concepts of risk management to present a balanced view of risk to the public?
Putting the ‘gloss on the graduate’: Engineering Leadership Awards
How should we develop our outstanding young engineers to become future leaders?
Where are we going? Land transport in the UK
A wide-ranging discussion on the state and future needs of our transport systems
Board members for this issue are:
|Editor-in-Chief||Dr John Forrest FREng|
|Managing Editor||Julia Tompson|
|Editorial Board||Professor John Burland FREng FRS
Basil Butler CBE FREng
Richard Dodds FREng
Dr Colin Gaskell CBE FREng
Derek Hanson FREng
Professor Michael Kelly FREng FRS
Sir Duncan Michael FREng
Professor John Midwinter OBE FREng FRS