News from the School of Engineering & Physical Sciences

News articles

  • Luc Steel, PhD student at Heriot-Watt University, has been awarded the Most Outstanding Student Award at the 8th Interdisciplinary Carbon Capture Storage (CCS) Summer School

  • The Scottish Carbon Capture & Storage pool expertise received a boost earlier this year with the arrival of three academics with links to institutes based in Norway, Spain, Wales and the USA

  • PhD student Rosario Porrazzo, from the Institute of Mechanical, Process and Energy Engineering , won a poster competition at the Annual General Meeting of the International Fine Particle Research Institute

  • Heriot-Watt scientists have been involved in research which could produce low-fat cheeses and cakes that are just as tempting as full-fat equivalents

  • A portable laser device is being developed at Heriot-Watt that can instantly identify chemical hazards, increasing the safety of emergency services and military personnel

  • Heriot-Watt's Professor David Lane joined Universities and Science Minister David Willets and other colleagues to launch a UK strategy for stimulating growth in robotics and autonomous systems (RAS)

  • High speed is the focus as Heriot-Watt-University scientists and their industry colleagues feature at two stands at the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition, an annual display of the most exciting cutting-edge science and technology in the UK

  • The summer season of graduations at Heriot-Watt included honorary degrees for a group of eminent recipients