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Engineering Design Centre

For more than twenty-five years the Cambridge Engineering Design Centre (EDC) has undertaken fundamental and applied research to generate knowledge that improves the design process. Our work is driven both by intellectual curiosity and industrial collaboration, resulting in understanding, methods and tools that shape design theory and design practice.

The EDC engages in knowledge transfer activities through publications, education, training and ongoing engagements with government and other public institutions. More generally, we promote the value of engineering design in the UK and beyond, and the value of design education and design research.

The EDC represents ten distinct groups, addressing a broad range of methodological approaches, professional practices and industry sectors:

Latest news

British Science Week 2023

21 March 2023

I-desing team is participating in the British Science Week 2023 with Accessibility. See here .

Latest Journal publication

23 January 2023

Timos Kipouros' paper on Very rapid decarbonization of primary care: could learning from COVID pandemic help us prepare? has appeared in Family Practice. Available to view here .