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Read more at: CAPE June Event

CAPE June Event

24 June 2022

Recent CAPE Acorn Award winners made presentations on their projects on June 24, 2022 Jenny Jiang (Blue Sky 2020): Exploiting nonlinearity in III-Nitride semiconductors for full spectrum detection by up-converting IR and down-converting UV to visible light. Egle Augustaitytle (CAUPA IIB 2021): Plastic bricks; optimisation...


Read more at: Call for proposals: CAPE Grand Challenge: Systems and Devices for Healthcare - deadline 27 May 2022

Call for proposals: CAPE Grand Challenge: Systems and Devices for Healthcare - deadline 27 May 2022

27 April 2022

The CAPE Grand Challenge competition for project outlines aligned with research themes proposed by CAPE partner GSK Consumer Healthcare. The winning submissions will be developed into full CAPE project proposals Up to £100k funding is available to fund 2 or 3 short term seed projects (£30k-£50k max). Deadline: May 27 2022


Read more at: Winners of the CAPE Acorn Postgraduate Research Award - CAPA 2022

Winners of the CAPE Acorn Postgraduate Research Award - CAPA 2022

25 April 2022

This year, CAPE selected 7 projects to receive the CAPA 2022 award No Project title Name of applicant Department 1 Development of device for hepatic electrical stimulation Santiago Velasco Bosom Eng Div B 2 Holographic Optical Tweezers on the OpenFlexure Microscopy Platform Andrew Kadis Eng Div B 3 Ultra-scaled 2D...


Read more at: Presentations from CAPE Acorn Award projects

Presentations from CAPE Acorn Award projects

9 March 2022

On 8 March 2022 two projects gave presentations on the results of their CAPE Acorn Award projects; Peter Christopher ' Focal depth tracking for improved 3D Holographic Displays' CAPE Acorn Postgraduate Award (CAPA 2020) and Jenny Jiang : 'Exploiting nonlinearity in III-Nitride semiconductors for full spectrum detection by...


Read more at: CAPA 2022 Call for Proposals

CAPA 2022 Call for Proposals

9 February 2022

CAPE invites University of Cambridge postgraduate students, either individually or in a small team, to submit their research idea for a short project (up to 6 months’ duration) on any engineering-related topic addressing a technological or societal need. The deadline for submissions is 22 March 2022.


Read more at: 2021 Blue Sky winners presented with Award Certificates

2021 Blue Sky winners presented with Award Certificates

8 February 2022

The winners of the 2021 CAPE Acorn Blue Sky Awards were presented with their Award certficates by Prof Daping Chu at a short ceremony in the Electrical Engineering Building Atrium. Each of the projects receives £15,000 in research funding for a 9 month project, led by the early career researchers.


Read more at: CAPE Acorn Undergraduate IIB Project Award 2022/23 (CAUPA)

CAPE Acorn Undergraduate IIB Project Award 2022/23 (CAUPA)

1 February 2022

CAPE Acorn Fund – Call for 4th Year Project Proposals For the seventh year running, the CAPE Acorn Fund seeks to support a range of small projects, with emphasis on promoting research proposed by young student researchers. Undergraduate students who are considering putting forward an industrial based type-(b) project topic...


Read more at: Winners of the CAPE Blue Sky Award 2021

Winners of the CAPE Blue Sky Award 2021

23 December 2021

CAPE announces the 4 winners of the Blue Sky Award 2021


Read more at: CAPE Blue Sky Award 2021 Deadline extended to December 3

CAPE Blue Sky Award 2021 Deadline extended to December 3

23 November 2021

The deadline for the CAPE Blue Sky Award 2021 has been extended to Friday December 3 2021.


Read more at: CAPE October Event 2021

CAPE October Event 2021

25 October 2021

Four CAPE Acorn Postgraduate Award projects and two Blue Skies projects presented their results at the CAPE October Event on zoom on October 20 2021.