Our case studies showcase academic research from across the Department that has had an impact on the world or local community, and feature some of our current academics, research staff, Alumni and students.
Oxford University Spinout
Odqa is a solar power spinout company from the Department of Engineering Science and the Said Business School. Odqa is working on specialist technology to ensure that solar power can meet our energy demands, be cost effective and become a viable replacement for non-renewable energy sources. We spoke to CEO, Gediz Karaca, to find out more.
Lisa studied for a DPhil in Biomedical Engineering, graduating in 2008. She now works on investigating the impact of research outside academia and applies these expertise in her role as Women in Engineering Chair for the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
Laura Mason, Oxford Engineering alumna and CEO of Institutional Retirement at Legal & General, tells us how her studies proved invaluable in the business world and discusses the partnership between L&G and Oxford University.