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CAPA 2021 poster

2021 CAPA and CAUPA winners will collect their CAPE Acorn certificates and research prizes.


The ceremony will take place on zoom at 11am on Friday April 30


Five projects from Cambridge PhD students have been selected as the CAPE Acorn Postgraduate Award winners for 2021:

1.  Human Cochlear Spiral Ganglion-On-A-Chip

Researchers: Ilkem Sevgili

Supervisors: Prof Manohar Bance,  Prof George Malliaras

2. A Novel Laser Ablation System for the Rapid Mask-less Production of Microfluidic Devices

Researchers: Elliot Medcalf, Peter Christopher             

Supervisors: Prof. Florian Hollfelder, Prof. Tim Wilkinson

3. Intelligent Power Module based on Parallel SiC Dies with Improved Efficiency and EMI Performance

Researchers: Timothy Lackie, Yunlei Jiang

Supervisor: Dr Teng Long

4. Self-configuring networks in high-mobility environments              

Researcher: Marco Caballero Gutierrez          

Supervisor: Prof. John Crowford

5. Hybrid Dielectric-Metal Metasurfaces for Mid-infrared Filtering 

Researcher: Amr Soliman     

Supervisor: Prof. Tim Wilkinson



The CAPE Acorn Undergraduate Project Award for a Part  IIB  undergraduate engineering student goes to: 

Egle AugustaitytePlastic bricks; optimisation of the materials, mechanical properties; shape of the brick


Congratulations to all the winners.



Friday, 30 April, 2021 - 11:00 to 11:30
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