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    Read more about Net zero emission aviation: Impossible leap or achievable steps?

    Net zero emission aviation: Impossible leap or achievable steps?

    07 Jul 2022
    Climate change presents the greatest incentive to innovate in human history. Every aspect of our lives needs to be decarbonised – including transport. The NCC's Head of Aerospace, Paul Clarke, discusses the challenges ahead in tackling global emissions for the aviation industry - and the commitment from the engineering community to deliver the solutions.
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    Read more about Demystifying Digitalisation

    Demystifying Digitalisation

    17 Aug 2022
    In the latest series of one-to-one interviews with some of industry’s leading voices, The Engineer sat down with Marc Funnell, Head of Digital at the National Composites Centre, to discuss some of the challenges and opportunities around digitalisation, and the collaborative learnings from the Digital Engineering Technology & Innovation (DETI) programme.
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    Read more about Can we achieve a functioning circular economy for wind AND meet net zero 2050?

    Can we achieve a functioning circular economy for wind AND meet net zero 2050?

    07 Jul 2022
    The wind industry is aiming for Net Zero in 2050. The UK alone is targeting 50 GW of offshore wind by 2030, from ~10 GW today which will require a huge increase in resource usage. Jonathan Fuller, Research Engineer for Energy at the NCC explores where circularity fits into the drive for emissions reduction and increased installed capacity.
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    The future of digital engineering design

    22 Jun 2022
    To gain competitive advantage in a global marketplace, it is crucial for companies to digitalise processes to reduce product development timelines and maintain engineering leadership. Camilla Osmiani, Advanced Research Engineer at the NCC, talks about Multi-Disciplinary Optimisation, the benefits it offers, and its application as a proof-of-concept to a hydrogen pressure vessel, as part of the NCC-led Digital Engineering Technology & Innovation (DETI) and Hydrogen programmes.

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