Sidney Professor of Engineering Dame Ann Dowling has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate by Imperial College London.

Professor Dowling received her degree at a recent ceremony at the Royal Albert Hall, and was commended for pioneering career in engineering.  She is a leading expert on aeronautics and energy and is currently Head of the Department of Engineering.

You can read more about the award at the University of Cambridge's Department of Engineering website.

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