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  • "Why would I want to do anything else?". Orla Murphy is Born to Engineer

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    For more engineering stories, news and resources visit us at www.borntoengineer.com

    Growing up in rural Ireland, Orla Murphy remembers how exciting it felt when her family's tractor was upgraded to include a fitted radio. As an engineer with Jaguar Land Rover she's working on ways to ensure that the software that drives every function of modern vehicles can be downloaded remotely wherever they are in the world.

    Orla Murphy studied Electronic and Music Engineering at the University of Glasgow. She was the Institution of Engineering and Technology's winner of the 2015 Young Woman Engineer of the Year Award.

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    • "Why would I want to do anything else?". Orla Murphy is Born to Engineer - Duration: 2 minutes, 43 seconds.

      • 5 months ago
      • 2,997 views
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      Growing up in rural Ireland, Orla Murphy remembers how exciting it felt when her family's tractor was upgraded t...
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    • "Never been a better time" - Ben Ryan is Born to Engineer - Duration: 3 minutes, 27 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      • 187,489 views
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      Sol Ryan had to have his arm amputated 10 days after he was born. When his father Ben saw the prosthetics that ...
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    • "Managing Motorways in the Sky". John Wheal is Born to Engineer. - Duration: 2 minutes, 48 seconds.

      • 10 months ago
      • 1,462 views
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      It was a school visit to an airport that first got a 14 year old John Wheal thinking about all of the complex sy...
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    • Higher, Further, Faster. Angelo is Born to Engineer - Duration: 3 minutes, 18 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      • 6,046 views
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      Inspired by his skydiving grandfather, Aerospace Engineer Angelo Grubisic fell in love with the high-risk sport ...
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    • CubeSat Pioneers. Born to Engineer... - Duration: 2 minutes, 52 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      • 1,609 views
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      "If you can build it, we'll launch it..."

      That was the challenge posed by the UK Space Agency to Steve Greenlan...
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    • Fast Boat Builder. Lewis is Born to Engineer... - Duration: 3 minutes, 16 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 4,197 views
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      Studying A-levels aren't everyone's cup of tea and for Lewis Wilde, taking on an apprenticeship was "definitely ...
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    • Born to Engineer - Kim Cave-Ayland - Duration: 4 minutes, 32 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 2,989 views
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      ”When you tell people you make stars for a living, their heads turn and their mouths open.”

      At the Culham Cen...
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    • Born to Engineer - Nina Parsons - Duration: 3 minutes, 4 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      • 2,317 views
      It took just one day at a race-track for Nina Parsons to know that she wanted to be an engineer. Five years later, she’s heading for a career in Formula 1…


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    • Born to Engineer - Eleanor Stride - Duration: 4 minutes, 6 seconds.

      • 4 years ago
      • 14,634 views
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      If you knew what Dr. Eleanor Stride can do with bubbles, you'd never think of them as child's play again. To fin...
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    • Born To Engineer - Alice Martin - Duration: 3 minutes, 5 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      • 2,755 views
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      Alice Martin may be young, but with her passion for aeronautical engineering - she's set for a flying start.

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    • Born To Engineer - George Edwards - Duration: 4 minutes, 31 seconds.

      • 4 years ago
      • 1,322 views
      When A level Engineering student George Edwards was set the challenge to create a new product for the gas industry he had no idea his concept would change his life forever. Watch the film to see ho...
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    • Born to Engineer - Andrew Robertson - Duration: 4 minutes, 46 seconds.

      • 4 years ago
      • 1,005 views
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      Saving drummers across the country from the tyranny of the click track, computer engineer Andrew Robertson is li...
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