41 episodes

The Institution of Mechanical Engineer’s Podcast.
A monthly show of news, views & all things Engineering.

Impulse To Innovation IMechE I2I

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    • 4.6 • 9 Ratings

The Institution of Mechanical Engineer’s Podcast.
A monthly show of news, views & all things Engineering.

    Season 5 Episode 1: Going Beyond - The World of Metamaterials & How Their Extraordinary Properties are Set to Change Engineering

    Season 5 Episode 1: Going Beyond - The World of Metamaterials & How Their Extraordinary Properties are Set to Change Engineering

    In this episode Helen finds out about Metamaterials; what they are, how they differ from existing materials and what engineers might use them for.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Season 4 Episode 9: Rising Demand - Addressing the Energy Needs of Africa, Asia & the Middle East

    Season 4 Episode 9: Rising Demand - Addressing the Energy Needs of Africa, Asia & the Middle East

    Helen speaks with three leading energy experts from China, Asia & the Middle East about rising power demands from a growing population and expanding manufacturing industry.

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Season 4 Episode 8: Adapting to Heat - Preparing Industry for Climate Extremes

    Season 4 Episode 8: Adapting to Heat - Preparing Industry for Climate Extremes

    Helen talks with Drs Tim Fox & Laura Kent about the IMechE’s latest report on Climate Adaption and how Industry preparing itself for a warmer world, will be essential for the future successful functioning of societies of all nations.

    • 1 hr 17 min
    Season 4 Episode 7: Paying It Forward - Leading the Institution Through Member Volunteering

    Season 4 Episode 7: Paying It Forward - Leading the Institution Through Member Volunteering

    Helen attends Volunteer Week at IMechE HQ and finds out what it means to be a member Volunteer and how their work impacts the strategic direction of the Institution.

    • 47 min
    Season 4 Live Episode - Formula Student 2023

    Season 4 Live Episode - Formula Student 2023

    Impulse to Innovation celebrates 25 years of Formula Student with a live show, trackside at Silverstone on the 20th July. You can listen back to the episode where Helen talks with teams, judges & sponsors about what makes a winning team and why FS continues to draw thousands of students to compete each year.

    • 2 hrs 4 min
    Season 4 Episode 5: Levelling Up - What to Expect from the Introduction of T-Levels

    Season 4 Episode 5: Levelling Up - What to Expect from the Introduction of T-Levels

    Helen investigates the new T-level qualifcation for 16 year olds and what opportunites the new vocational qualifcation offers to young people and employers.

    • 46 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

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Informative, diverse and engaging. As an aspiring engineer this was great to talk about on my personal statement!

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