Profiles of exceptional engineers

Working as an engineer is an exciting and rewarding career choice. Here are some examples of the wide range of opportunities available.

Watching the brain in action – science – YouTube
Katrin Amunts, the project leader at the Forschungszentrum in Jülich, said: “The Big Brain is a three-dimensional atlas of the human brain with microscopic resolution.
Dot Diva: Humanitarian Shelters – YouTube
Engineering for Humanity Claudia Gold (video 4:03) is using the power of computing to change the world by creating software that makes it possible to create easy-to-build shelters for victims
Born to Engineer – Kim Cave-Ayland – YouTube
Kim Cave-Ayland (video 4:31) – one of the engineers at Culham Centre for Fusion Energy, engineers and physicists are working to create a safe, low-pollution power source
Miniatur Wunderland Hamburg – model building – model railway Hamburg
Miniatur Wunderland Hamburg, the largest model railway in the world, and one of the most successful tourist attractions in Germany. On the 1.300 m² large layout, far more than a thousand trains
Genesis of ThumbSat | ThumbSat
Shaun Whitehead, ThumbSat – The story of ThumbSat is actually a collection of fascinating interlinked stories, it’s as if the universe conspired to make it happen. It all began on Mars.
Six Women Who Paved the Way for Female Engineers and Architects
” history of women working in traditionally male-dominated fields.Beginning with the changing cultural sentiments that allowed females to seek work in the construction industry
Apollo 11 Software Engineer Margaret Hamilton Recalls Moon Landing
“Apollo 11’s on-board flight software, which Hamilton, as part of the MIT team working with NASA, led the effort to build.”
Dame Sue Ion Explains How She Became A Top Engineer — And How Other Women Can, Too
“it can be optical fibers; it can be new devices to enable hearing to be improved; it can be new limbs for people who’ve lost limbs, as well as cars, trains and planes. It’s an art