Profiles

Profile articles are now a regular item in Ingenia issues. These are listed below.

A total of 50 items listed.

Edward Dubois FREng

Architect at sea

Ed Dubois’s career has moved on from designing yachts built for speed to building top-of-the-range superyachts
By Michael Kenward OBE

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Professor David Delpy FREng FMedSci FRS

Encouraging innovative research

The Chief Executive of the EPSRC talks to Ingenia about his career and the organisation’s current research focus
By Michael Kenward OBE

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Carol Burke FREng

A vision for manufacturing

An engineer in the automotive business, she describes some of the ways Unipart intend to tackle the economic crisis
By Michael Kenward OBE

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Chris Mairs FREng

A Sound Communicator

A software engineer who is taking on the obstacles that technology imposes on blind and partially sighted users
By Michael Kenward OBE

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Professor Charles Kao CBE FREng

Man who lit up the world

Professor Kao proposed a practical optical fibre communication system and won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2009 for his work.
By Michael Kenward OBE

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Professor Andy Hopper CBE FREng FRS

Computing and Sustainability

One of the pioneers of the UK’s computer industry and a prolific creator of spin-out businesses.
By Michael Kenward OBE

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Stephen Payne OBE FREng

Queen Mary 2

How the designer of the Queen Mary 2 ocean liner was inspired by Blue Peter and now campaigns for young people to become engineers
By Michael Kenward OBE

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Professor Mandy Chessell FREng

Prolific Inventor

How a prolific inventor got started with IBM and how she has helped the culture of innovation at the multinational infornation technology company.
By Michael Kenward OBE

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Professor Richard Kitney OBE FREng

Biological Systems Pioneer

How an engineer’s approach to biological systems could lead to new methods of manufacturing.
By Michael Kenward OBE

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Professor David Payne CBE FREng FRS

A golden touch

The work of Professor David Payne on optical fibre amplifiers helped make a telecommunications revolution possible.
By Michael Kenward OBE

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Professor Dame Ann Dowling CBE

Creating silent skies

Professor Dowling’s career began working with Concorde and has moved on to working on sustainable urban development.
By Michael Kenward OBE

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Peter Head OBE FREng

Planning to be sustainable

Peter Head's current role promoting sustainable development at Arup follows a hugely successful career constructing bridges
By Michael Kenward OBE

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