Wheelchair champion and ex-soldier join quest for handcycle world records
University of Plymouth news: A former winner of the London Marathon and an ex-serviceman injured while on active service are teaming up with University of Plymouth for a world record attempt
Engineers make final preparations in bid to set world speed record
University of Plymouth news: Mechanical and composites engineers and students from University of Plymouth, and paracyclist Liz McTernan, are embarking on a quest for world record success
Record attempt handcycle undergoes first tests
University of Plymouth news: A vehicle designed to enter the record books later this year has been tested for the first time under the watchful eye of experts from University of Plymouth
Engineers power ahead with speed record bid
University of Plymouth news: The engineering expertise at University of Plymouth will be combined with the power of international paracyclist Liz McTernan in a bid to set the world handcycling speed record this September
Sparks fly with new electrical innovation
Plymouth University news: An engineering student from Plymouth University has given a 19th century electrical device a modern twist, using it to generate striking new versions of some of Hollywood’s best loved film scores
Eradicating harmful impacts of manufacturing
University of Plymouth News: Scientists at Plymouth University confirm that a novel technique for applying high quality finishes in engineering industries almost totally eradicates emissions of styrene VOC
University of Plymouth dives deep to break human-powered submarine record
University of Plymouth News: Four mechanical engineering students from University of Plymouth have pedalled their way to third place in an international submarine race – and broken the UK record in the process.
Robot footballers prepare for Robocup 2014 in Brazil
Plymouth University news: Move over Rooney and Sturridge – these are the pint-sized potential superstars hoping to hit the back of the net in Brazil later this summer. Robocup 2014, Brazil.