Category: Design

Origami cushions protect drones from collisions

Posted on: 24 October 2018 | Category: Design

Taking inspiration from the ancient art of paper folding, scientists from the University of Liverpool based at the London campus, in collaboration with Imperial College have equipped drones with lightweight, impact-absorbent cushioning to protect them from bumps and scrapes.


Professor Neil Jackson leads Architectural Study Tour

Posted on: 25 September 2018 | Category: Design

Over the weekend of 7 to 9 September 2018, the Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain (SAHGB) held its Autumn Study Tour in the Cities of London and Westminster.


Student receives internship at London architecture firm

Posted on: 5 September 2017 | Category: Design

Sihan Qin, a University of Liverpool in London MSc Urban Planning student, will be starting a 10 week paid internship in September working as a Graduate Landscape Architect Intern at the firm Exterior Architecture.


Design summer school - Low carbon mobility: a transdisciplinary perspective

Posted on: 17 July 2017 | Category: Design

London Skyline

Third year students recently joined academic and industry experts from a range of disciplines in a live, multi-disciplinary design project held at the London campus addressing real world problems by seeking innovation in low carbon mobility.


Urban redevelopment field trip

Posted on: 4 June 2017 | Category: Design

Our Urban Design and Property Development MSc students recently visited the King’s Cross redevelopment site. The 67-acre site of underused industrial wasteland is being transformed into a new part of the city with homes, shops, offices, restaurants and schools.


Applications open for two-week summer design project

Posted on: 18 April 2017 | Category: Design

This summer, undergraduate students are invited to take part in a two-week design project at the London campus. The project will be investigating the future of mobility from the perspectives of planning, infrastructure, building design, industrial design and transport design.


Virtual Engineering Centre launches new facility at London campus

Posted on: 10 March 2017 | Category: Design

The Virtual Engineering Centre (VEC) launched its new facility at the University’s campus in London at an event which attracted over 40 organisations including ARUP, Aston Martin and Hitachi Rail.


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    Origami cushions protect drones from collisions

    Posted on: 24 October 2018 | Category: Design

    Taking inspiration from the ancient art of paper folding, scientists from the University of Liverpool based at the London campus, in collaboration with Imperial College have equipped drones with lightweight, impact-absorbent cushioning to protect them from bumps and scrapes.