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Published: 17 June 2016

Celebrating women in engineering

Considering a degree in engineering? Meet the female engineers making wonderful things happen at the University of Surrey.

To mark Women in Engineering Day, we spoke to some of Surrey’s leading female engineers to get the low down on why they decided to study engineering, the highlights of their careers and what it’s like to work in such a traditionally male-dominated field.

Meet our engineers

Professor Yang Gao

Professor of Space Autonomous Systems

 

Professor Julie Yeomans

Head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering Sciences

 

Dr Susan Hughes

Senior lecturer in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

 

Dr Suze Kundu

Teaching Fellow within the Department of Chemical and Process Engineering

 

Live video Q&A with Dr Suze Kundu

Watch the videos below to find out what inspired Suze, learn about her fascinating research and hear what advice she would give to those considering a career in engineering.

Part one