Engineering and the Environment


Professor Geoffrey Lilley

Farewell to Southampton’s ‘Father of Aeroacoustics’

24 September 2015

Tributes are being paid to Professor Geoffrey Lilley OBE, head of Aeronautics and Astronautics at the University of Southampton from 1964 to 1983, who has died at the age of 95.

Southampton University Formula Student Team (SUFST) at Silverstone

23 September 2015

Thursday 9th July was a very busy day for SUFST as the annual Formula, Student UK Competition got underway, at Silverstone Circuit.

Biomedical Engineer to captain University of Southampton's University Challenge team

21 September 2015

A team of four students from the University of Southampton will compete against St Catharine’s College, Cambridge in University Challenge on 21 September 2015.

HRH The Princess Royal

Royal opening for Southampton Boldrewood Innovation Campus

18 September 2015

Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal officially opened the University of Southampton’s Boldrewood Innovation Campus on Thursday 17 September.

Photo credit: Hywel Morgan

Institute for Life Sciences – the success of impact and interdisciplinarity

9 September 2015

Southampton’s Institute for Life Sciences (IfLS) is proud of the significant impact it is having across the University, the local region and on government policy.

Aeronautics and Astronautics students aim to break world-records.

18 August 2015

A group of Aeronautics and Astronautics students will aim to design, build and test a wingsuit as part of their Group Design project, before it is flown by lecturer Dr Angelo Grubisic. They aim to break the world-records for fastest, longest distance and highest altitude wingsuit flight ever attempted.

Success for Stardust at the UK Space Conference

10 August 2015

Aeronautics and Astronautics PhD student Clemens Rumpf was successful at the UK Space Conference where he received an award for his work.

Ship Science graduate breaks four world records in 4,300 row across the Atlantic Ocean

5 August 2015

University of Southampton alumnus Lawrence Walters (Ship Science, 2014), along with his friend Tom Rainey (both 23), has completed a 93 day row across the Atlantic Ocean from New York and arriving in Salcombe, Devon yesterday afternoon (4 August).