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ENL Professor Awarded Prestigious Prize for Paper

A member of the Engineering Nonlinearity’s Management Committee has been awarded a prestigious prize for a paper. Professor Robin Langley, from the University of Cambridge, has received the Doak Award from the Journal of Sound and Vibration for his paper, A general mass law for broadband energy harvesting. The Doak Award was established in 2011 […]

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Engineering Nonlinearity Final Showcase Event July 2017

Title: Engineering Nonlinearity Final Showcase Event Dates: 3-4 July 2017 Venue: The Diamond, University of Sheffield Dear Friend of Engineering Nonlinearity! You are cordially invited to attend the Engineering Nonlinearity Final Showcase event, to be held on the 3rd and 4th July at the University of Sheffield – please download the draft agenda. It will be the […]

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Invited Talk at Cal Tech from Engineering Nonlinearity Deputy Project Lead Keith Worden

By Geraint Jones Following their attendance with other Engineering Nonlinearity project members at the IMAC-XXXV conference in Orange County, California in late January / early February 2017, Keith Worden, Nikos Dervilis and Ramon Fuentes set off on a road trip to neighbouring Pasadena, to attend a two-day Workshop at Cal Tech, hosted at the Cahill […]

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ENL Final Showcase Event 3& 4 July 2017

This year’s Engineering Nonlinearity Annual Review is set to be a special occasion. In honour of the fact that it is the final year of the project a Showcase Event will take place on the 3rd & 4th July 2017 at the University of Sheffield. It will be a chance for everyone involved in the […]

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Engineering Nonlinearity 4th Half-Yearly Meeting held 9-10 January 2017 at the University of Bristol

By Geraint Jones The 4th Engineering Nonlinearity half-yearly Meeting took place at the University of Bristol on 9 and 10 January 2017. The Queen’s Building of the Faculty of Engineering at Bristol played host to around 40 attendees over two days from the project’s academic and industrial partners, also some Steering Committee members including Josie […]

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Continued Nonlinear Impact from ENL Rising Stars!

The EPRSC-sponsored Engineering Nonlinearity (ENL) programme grant is making an impact by creating new nonlinear dynamic design tools and methods for engineering structures. The ENL ethos is rapidly spreading around the UK dynamics community, evidenced by five former researchers on the project securing academic positions at UK Universities as reported on the ENL website in […]

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Engineering Nonlinearity Project Lead David Wagg to give a Plenary Lecture at MoViC & RASD 2016

Engineering Nonlinearity (ENL) Project Lead David Wagg will be giving a Plenary Lecture entitled “Reducing Vibrations in Structures Using Structural Control” at MoViC & RASD 2016, to be held at the University of Southampton 3-6 July 2016. MoViC & RASD 2016 is a prestigious joint international conference, encompassing the 13th International Conference on Motion and […]

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The University of Sheffield Play Host to EACS 2016 11-13 July 2016

Engineering Nonlinearity (ENL) Lead partners the University of Sheffield play host to EACS 2016 – the 6th annual conference on Structural Control, 11-13 July 2016 in their new multi million pound engineering building, the Diamond. The ENL project is well represented with participants from the partner Universities, alongside keynote speakers including Professor Michael Todd, UC […]

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ENL & Airbus Workshop on Modelling, Testing, Identifying and Exploiting Nonlinearities in Aerospace Industrial Structures

By Geraint Jones An Engineering Nonlinearity (ENL) Workshop on Modelling, Testing, Identifying and Exploiting Nonlinearities in Aerospace Industrial Structures took place in the Auditorium at Pegasus House, Airbus, Filton, Bristol on the 24th and 25th February 2016. The event was co-organised by Sanjiv Sharma, Expert for Modelling and Simulation at Airbus and ENL Steering Committee […]

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Rising Stars Make a Nonlinear Impact!

By Geraint Jones The EPRSC-sponsored Engineering Nonlinearity (ENL) programme grant is making an impact by creating new nonlinear dynamic design tools and methods for engineering structures. The ENL ethos is rapidly spreading around the UK dynamics community, as evidenced by the success of five former researchers on the project securing academic positions at UK Universities, […]

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EPSRC: Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council