Broadcast 1

Wed, FEB 14

  • LA: 08:00
  • New York: 11:00
  • London: 16:00
  • Paris: 17:00

Broadcast 2

Tue, FEB 20

  • London: 08:00
  • Paris: 09:00
  • Singapore: 16:00
  • Canberra: 19:00

Throughout the Engineering Curriculum - CES EduPack 2018

Join Professor Mike Ashby for a tour of CES EduPack 2018. See the big picture – how this new version of the leading materials education resources can support teaching across campus and throughout the curriculum.

What you will learn

  • Hear how CES EduPack helps university educators to teach materials in courses across science, engineering, and design
  • Learn about new capabilities, such as the Materials Science & Engineering package, for introductory materials courses, and Performance Index Finder, supporting advanced design projects
  • See how students can quickly engage with key materials topics, benefiting from new home pages and online help
  • Hear about other enhancements that reveal the bigger picture in materials

One new feature in CES EduPack 2018 is the Performance Index Finder to support advanced materials selection projects

One new feature in CES EduPack 2018 is the Performance Index Finder to support advanced materials selection projects

Who should take part?

  • Educators who are not yet using CES EduPack – what is it, and how can it support your teaching?
  • Educators who are using CES EduPack – what’s new?
  • Deans and heads of department – find out about a strategic resource to encourage interdisciplinary projects

About the presenters

Claes Fredriksson 

Prof. Mike F. Ashby is Royal Society Professor in the Department of Engineering at the University of Cambridge. He is a world-renowned authority on engineering materials and the author/co-author of the best-selling textbooks, Engineering Materials I & II and Materials Selection in Mechanical Design and of over 200 papers on mechanisms of plasticity and fracture, powder compaction, mechanisms of wear, methodologies for materials selection, and the modeling of material shaping processes, among other topics. He is recipient of numerous awards and honors including Fellow of the Royal Society and Member of the American Academy of Engineering. Prior to Cambridge, he was a professor at Harvard University and held academic positions in Germany and France. He is also co-founder of Granta and directs development of Granta’s CES EduPack.

Hannah Melia Hannah Melia is the Product Manager responsible for the development of CES EduPack and associated teaching resources. She has a degree in Materials Science and Metallurgy and a Post Graduate Certificate in Design, Manufacturing and Management from the University of Cambridge. She has worked in the United States and Germany on medical device design and technology transfer. Over the last 9 years she has interacted with academics that use CES EduPack around the world.

How to register and join the session

There is no cost but registration is required through the WebEx system. Please ensure you set your local time zone to receive accurate meeting invitations and test your setup in advance of the meeting. How to use WebEx, including setting times zone & language preferences 

This web seminar is not appropriate for students.

About CES EduPack

CES EduPack is the world-leading teaching resource for materials in engineering, science, processing, and design. It provides a comprehensive database of materials and process information and powerful tools to visualise data, select materials, assess environmental impact, and model hybrid materials and the cost of manufacturing. A range of supporting lectures, projects, case studies, and exercises are provided via Granta’s Education Hub. With specialist editions for specific disciplines, and three levels of the database and software to suit varying needs in all years of undergraduate study and in postgraduate teaching, CES EduPack is a curriculum-wide resource.

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