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A Job by Any Other Name

Posted: 17 Sep 2014

Yesterday, I had the wonderful chance to accompany Clive Cookson on an interview of Dame Ann Dowling, who had only been elected President of the Royal Academy of Engineers the night before.

Dowling is a mechanical engineer, whose career has been spent studying acoustics of combustion and flight. She still has a month as head of Mechanical Engineering at Cambridge.