"Follow your mind, your heart and your gut. In your mind you will see the paths forward and analyse the options (after all you are an engineer); in your heart you will know what you love doing; and, in your gut you will feel what is right." - Alice Gast, President
"See beyond the grease and the nuts and bolts… it is all beautiful Science and Maths!!"
Reader in Mechanics of Materials, Mechanical Engineering.
"Above all remain inquisitive - this will drive you to go the extra mile and make exciting and great discoveries"
Reader in Geotectonics, Earth Science & Engineering
"Work Life Balance: what will you regret more when you are retired? Not having publishing that paper immediately or not having spent more time with your children?"
Total Chair in Petroleum Engineering, Earth Science & Engineering
"Enjoy the wonderful things about academia (the intellectual freedom, the opportunities to travel etc.), have self-belief and remember that proposal rejection is not a reflection of your abilities!"
Reader in Aeronautical Engineering, Aeronautics
"Never be scared of challenges, but look forward to them instead. After all your greatest achievement will come from solving one of them"
Esther Rodriguez Villegas
Reader in Low Power Electronics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering