The Aura CDT first cohort is well underway with their first year of study. Students are graduates from the Universities of Bangor, Hull and Manchester and with degrees in a range of STEM subjects from Marine Biology to Chemistry and Geological Oceanography to Chemical Engineering.
All students take a PG Dip taught programme during their first year at the Aura CDT. The majority of this programme sees them based at the Energy and Environment Institute at the University of Hull. Students also take trips out to the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre for some practical elements of the programme.
Students undertake a range of projects as individuals and groups, drawing on the skills and experience of a range of academics and making links with industry figures. The taught programme will bring all students up to speed with the current state-of-the-art in offshore wind energy and an understanding of developments, as well as honing their research skills to help prepare for their 3-year PhD project.
Aura CDT Students present their PhD Research Proposals to ORE Catapult6 February 2020 Read more Read More
The University of Hull announces an ambitious eight-year plan to become carbon neutral by 2027, pledging a commitment towards a strong, sustainable future for us all.28 November 2019 Read more Read More
University of Hull’s climate change commitment strengthened as Aura Innovation Centre reaches major milestone.11 November 2019 Read more Read More
Aura Centre for Doctoral Training recognised as educational beacon at Humber Renewable Awards17 June 2019 Read more Read More
Deal with US will export Humber’s offshore wind expertise - Aura and Team Humber Marine Alliance sign deal with the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation20 May 2019 Read more Read More