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8 May 2020

Female Postgraduate Engineer of the Year 2020 Award Runner Up

Congratulations to Dimitra Tsakmakidou who received the runner up prize for the first Female Postgraduate Engineer of the Year Awards 2020. 

"I am really proud to have been selected as a runner up for the first Postgraduate Female Engineer of 2020 Award.   As a woman working in engineering, this is not only a great recognition for me, but also a fantastic chance to inspire young women into the field.  Engineering is an amazing sector that is full of interesting challenges, so I would urge any aspiring female engineers to not be afraid, persevere and follow their dreams!" 

Dimitra is a very committed researcher within the Rolls-Royce UTC and we are pleased she has received recognition for all her continued hard work and dedication.   Further information can be found here: