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Cardio-respiratory synchronization may represent a new measure of health and fitness

Observation of extended episodes of one-to-one synchronisation between heart rate and breathing rate for athletes suggests their training specifically contributes to an enhanced connection within the nervous system.

Fri 19 Jul 2019, 08:58 | Tags: Health, Engineering, fitness, Sciences, Sport

Business Secretary Greg Clark makes House of Commons announcement of 2 new national engineering awards in tribute to Professor Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya

The outstanding achievements of Professor Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya (CBE FREng FRS) are to be recognised with two dedicated tributes to continue his legacy, the Government announced today (Tuesday 16 July).


Warwick submarine team are winners in the US

The Warwick Submarine team which consists of six 4th year engineering students, have won the ‘Smooth Operator’ award for their human powered submarine, at the International Submarine Races (ISR-15) in Maryland, USA

Wed 10 Jul 2019, 14:10 | Tags: WMG, Engineering, warwick sub

Do passengers prefer autonomous vehicles driven like machines or like humans?– research finds that “peeking round” corners provides answers

Passenger and pedestrian confidence and acceptance will be key to the future and development of autonomous vehicles so researchers at WMG at the University of Warwick have just conducted and reported an experiment to see which autonomous vehicles driving style engendered the highest levels of confidence among autonomous vehicles passengers – driving with full machine efficiency, or driving in a way that emulates average human driving.  The surprising result was that neither was optimal but that a blend of both might be best.


Engineering Professor part of new documentary 'Garden of Secrets'

Professor Wanda Lewis has taken part in the documentary 'Garden of Secrets', carried out by TEALEAVES a project focusing on environmental issues and on the link between nature and design. Wanda was delighted to be given the privilege of taking part in this project which features her work.

Fri 28 Jun 2019, 12:53 | Tags: Engineering, Sciences

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