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Emerging Engineers Award regional final, Sheffield

25 February, 2016 | 18:30 - 20:30

Join us for the regional final of the Emerging Engineers Award.
Join us for the regional final of the Emerging Engineers Award.

About this event

The Emerging Engineers Award (formerly the Graduate and Student Papers Competition) aims to find the best graduate or student paper on any area of engineering design, research or practice. Papers have to be expertly presented and discussed as well as innovative and exceptionally written. Entering the award is excellent preparation for a viva or Professional Review.

Audience members are invited to attend the Yorkshire and Humber regional final. The event is free to attend, but online booking is required. Members and non-members welcome.


Penny Gilg – ICE graduate member, Network Rail
"Leeds Station Southern Entrance - detailed design and build"

Emily Hale – ICE graduate member, Mott MacDonald
"Treatment of organic compounds in wastewater using UVA light and nano-catalysts"

Van Hien Nguyen – ICE graduate member, University of Sheffield
"Performance of pre-damaged RC beams strengthened in flexure with FRP near surface mounted reinforcement"

Yuan Tian – ICE graduate member, Amey
"The tensile membrane actions of non-orthogonal composite slabs at elevated temperatures"

Nicola Talbot – ICE graduate member, Arup
"Structural health monitoring of the Humber Bridge Bearing Replacement Project"


Yorkshire and Humber's winner will receive £250, with £150 and £100 for second and third place respectively The winner of the national final receives £1500 and the Institution Medal.