News and events
Distance Learning CPD for Professionals in Renewable Energy
5 January 2015
CREST is now offering two of its renewable energy modules as CPD via Distance Learning.
Project Arduino 2014- an EESE win!
4 December 2014
What could you do with an Arduino? Almost anything! Find out what Loughborough teams did in the Arduino Challenge.
How to stay warmer for less with better heat storage
25 November 2014
Research led by CREST has shown how householders could stay warm for less simply by storing heat better.
Coated solar panels yield more electricity and an award for our researcher
17 November 2014
Research showing that coated solar panels yield more electricity wins Research and Development Award
Leaves on the Line - an award-winning solution?
4 November 2014
Each autumn rail services are disrupted by leaves on the line - and it's no joke
Systems Engineering Essentials for Engineers
14 August 2014
We are pleased to announce a NEW Systems Engineering module for distance learners
CREST researchers reduce PV glare
12 December 2013
CREST researchers have developed a multilayer anti-reflection coating for glass surfaces which improves the efficiency of PV modules and also reduces the annoying glare often seen from the sun’s reflection from PV panels.
Research into the viability of PV in the UK
6 December 2013
We're looking into the factors which impact on the production of PV in the UK. What are the costs and benefits?
Embroidered antenna marks new wave of radio technology
29 November 2013
Fully flexible, lightweight and water resistant - radio communications built into your clothing!
Control Systems PhD presentation successes
8 November 2013
Four minutes to explain everything - go!
Bioenergy: an engine for economic growth in the global south workshop
28 January 2015
A chance to hear the latest about biomass use and bioenergy implementation in the Global South.
An Introduction to Real-World High-Speed Circuit Design
5 February 2015
What are challenges face the designer of high-speed circuits involving the latest microprocessors and FPGAs?