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Brexit and the EU referendum: the big four issues

What do UK industry and academia think about being in or out of the European Union? Tereza Pultarova and Chris Titley talked to both camps to sift facts from myth.

an eye tumour receiving proton beam treatment

You may remember the case of Ashya King, the boy who is currently ‘cancer-free’ after being taken overseas for proton therapy, so it seems to be good news that in 2018, the UK’s first National Health Service high-energy proton beam therapy facility will open. What are the challenges involved in bringing this game-changing treatment to Britain?

Esport tournament

Competitive gaming, better known as esports, is growing at lightspeed. Teams, players, leagues and game developers are pulling in multiple millions in revenue every year. But where’s it going? And who’s getting the biggest piece?

Traditional Asian farmer

Come the middle of this century, our already teeming planet is going to become even more crowded as nearly two billion more people join the global population. Could open data be the answer to feeding us all?

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About E&T magazine

E&T is the IET's award-winning monthly magazine and associated website for professional engineers, with a circulation of approximately 150,000. It covers all areas of engineering and technology through exclusive news, features, analysis, announcements and job adverts. 

The scope of E&T’s coverage is highly varied and broad and is aimed at professionals working in all areas of engineering and technology, including the key industry sectors of the built environment, design and production, energy, information and communications, and transport.

Its award-winning content is available in print, online and on iPad. Members can access the iPad editions free of charge. Single issues or an annual subscription can be purchased by non IET members in Apple's App Store.

E&T is published by the Institution of Engineering and Technology for its members through the wholly owned subsidiary IET Services. The magazine is editorially independent of the institution and the views expressed in it do not necessarily reflect those of its editors or publishers.

More information on how to contact the editors, advertise in E&T or subscribe to the magazine is available on this website.

The magazine and its journalists have enjoyed success in media industry awards in recent years.

E&T magazine and E&T online

Gold award, Special section ('Watches'), TABPI awards 2015
Honourable Mention, Best focus issue ('Utopia'), TABPI awards 2015
Honourable Mention, Best single issue ('Turing’s Enigma'), TABPI awards 2015
Honourable mention, Best website, TABPI awards 2015
Shortlisted, Digital product of the year (E&T Online) and membership magazine of the year, PPA Independent Publisher Awards 2014
Shortlisted, Business magazine of the Year, BSME 2014

Dickon Ross, Editor-in-chief

Shortlisted, Editor of the year, PPA Independent Publisher Awards 2014
Shortlisted, Editor of the year, Business Media, PPA Awards 2012
Winner, Editor of the year, Business and Professional Magazines (non-weekly), BSME Awards 2011
Shortlisted, Editor of the year, Business and Professional Magazines (non-weekly), BSME Awards 2009
Winner, Editor of the year, Business and Professional Magazines (non-weekly), BSME Awards 2008
Runner up, Editor-in-Chief Best Single Issue, TABPI: Trade Association Business Publications International (‘Tabbie’) awards 2010
Gold award, Editor-in-Chief, Best special section ('the Undergound Issue'), TABPI Awards 2010

Vitali Vitaliev, Features editor

Gold award, Best regular column ('After All'), TABPI Awards 2015
Shortlisted, Columnist of the year ('After All'), Business Media, PPA Awards 2015
Bronze award, Best regular column ('After All'), TABPI Awards 2014
Shortlisted, Best feature idea, BSME Awards, 2013
Honourable mention, Best regular column, TABPI Awards 2012
Shortlisted, Columnist of the year, Business Media (for ‘After All’ column), PPA Awards 2011
Best special section ('the Undergound Issue'), winner, TABPI Awards 2010
Highly commended, Columnist of the year, Business Media, PPA Awards 2009

John Rooney, Chief designer

Honourable mention, Best digital front cover, TABPI awards 2014
Shortlisted, Digital art director 2014 (Tablet edition), BSME Rising Stars 2014
Shortlisted, Art director of the year (Business), BSME Rising Stars, 2013
Honorable Mention, Opening Spread, TABPI awards 2013
Honorable Mention, Front cover illustration, TABPI awards 2013
Bronze award, Front cover special issue, TABPI awards 2012
Honorable Mention, Opening spread, TABPI awards 2012
Shortlisted, Designer of the Year, Business Media, PPA awards 2012
Shortlisted, Art director of the year (Business), BSME awards 2011
Bronze award, front cover, Illustration, TABPI Awards 2010
Highly commended, Designer of the year, Business Media, PPA Awards 2009
Shortlisted Designer of the year, IPPA Awards 2009

Art Desk team

Best art team, BSME Rising Star awards 2015
Honorable mention, the design team, contents page, TABPI Awards 2010

Aasha Bodhani, Engineering features editor (2011-2015)

Shortlisted, Best overall information security feature article of the year, ‘Securing the Sale’, BT Security Journalism Awards 2014
Winner, Best overall feature article of the year, BT Security Journalism Awards 2013

Justin Pollard (freelance journalist)

For Eccentric Engineer column
Winner, Columnist of the year, PPA Independent Publisher Awards 2014
Shortlisted, Columnist of the year, Business Media, PPA Awards 2012
Shortlisted, Columnist of the year, Business Media, PPA Awards 2010
Shortlisted, Columnist of the year, Magazine Design and Journalism Awards 2008

Chris Titley (freelance journalist)

Silver Winner, Best feature article, TABPI Awards 2010

Mark Harris (freelance journalist)

Gold Award, Technical article, TABPI Awards 2010

Amy Spurling (freelance journalist)

Silver Award, Focus / profile article, TABPI Awards 2010

Popular articles
Why do engineering graduates choose non-engineering careers?
Why do so many engineering graduates choose non-engineering careers? Hint: it’s not because of the financial sector.

Analysis: Chernobyl nuclear disaster, 30 years of decay
30 years after the world's worst nuclear disaster, the concrete sarcophagus hurriedly put in to place over the fractured reactor #4 is crumbling and a new containment plan is underway. Ukrainian-born writer Vitali Vitaliev recalls his impressions of Chernobyl.

Sponsored: LabVIEW and CompactDAQ get the Skylon project off the ground
An aircraft that takes off from a runway, travels to the very edge of Earth’s atmosphere, delivers its payload or even travels into space, then heads back to earth and lands on the same runway it took off from: it sounds like science fiction.

 
Diesel: a model of efficiency
Car makers look to electronics, electrification and sophisticated modelling for the next wave of efficiency gains in diesel engines.

Breaking the Internet: how to hold it together
Is the Internet broken? It’s been pushed way past its design objectives. But amid incessant criminal activity and a growing data deluge, sticking plasters may still be enough to hold it all together.

Brexit and the EU referendum: the big four issues
What do UK industry and academia think about being in or out of the European Union? Tereza Pultarova and Chris Titley talked to both camps to sift facts from myth.

Past issues
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Engineering and Technology: issue 2 2016

Issue: 2

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Engineering and Technology: issue 1 2016

Issue: 1

19 January 2016

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