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Wall of Women - Rachael Rix

Rachael is an Automatic Control & Systems Engineering (ACSE) student studying for her MEng in Systems and Control Engineering (with a Year in Industry). She completed her year in industry with GlaxoSmithKline.

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Our research addresses challenges posed by complex natural and man-made systems, the demand for higher levels of autonomy and intelligence of future engineering systems.

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