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Birmingham in the Congo: Birmingham research showcased at history festival in Brazzaville

Birmingham in the Congo: Birmingham research showcased at history festival in Brazzaville
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Dr Berny Sèbe, Senior Lecturer in Colonial and Postcolonial Studies, gave a keynote lecture at the third edition of the international history festival "Images & History" (Images & Histoire), which took place between 6 and 15 May in the capital of the Republic of the Congo.
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17/06/2016

The University of Birmingham and Nankai University agree research and teaching collaboration

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The University of Birmingham and Nankai University have signed a formal agreement to work together on research and teaching.
Date:
16/06/2016

Gravitational waves observed from another cosmic collision of a pair of black holes

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The LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the Virgo Collaboration identify a further gravitational wave event in the data from the Advanced LIGO detectors
Date:
15/06/2016

Railway PhD Student Wins Prestigious 2016 ERESS Award

Railway PhD Student Wins Prestigious 2016 ERESS Award
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Zhongbei Tian, PhD student at the Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education, University of Birmingham, won the prestigious 2016 European Partnership for Railway Energy Settlement Systems (ERESS) Award for Best Energy Efficiency Project for Railways and/or on Trains, hosted in Madrid, Spain on Wednesday 25 May 2016.
Date:
15/06/2016

BCRRE Hosts Mathematics in Railway Industry Workshop

BCRRE Hosts Mathematics in Railway Industry Workshop
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The Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education hosted a Mathematics in Railway Industry Workshop on Friday 6 May 2016 at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
15/06/2016

Betty, the autonomous robot, starts work as trainee office manager

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The Transport Systems Catapult, based in Milton Keynes, will enroll a new recruit this month when a robot from the University of Birmingham joins its workforce as a trainee office manager for a two month trial period.
Date:
14/06/2016

Draining the cities of the future

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The scale of the challenge facing civil engineers is clear and has significant impact – how to develop a sustainable drainage strategy for cities of the future.
Date:
13/06/2016

Queen's Birthday Honours for University of Birmingham people

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Queen's Birthday Honours for University of Birmingham people.
Date:
13/06/2016

Funding and finding films: British cinema and Brexit

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So many books with 'European cinema' in their titles have excellent chapters on Spanish, German, Italian, French and even British cinema, but say nothing about the subject that their covers promise. European cinema denies any hierarchy of its many languages, mixes and matches its stars and treats genres like play-doh.
Date:
09/06/2016

Funding and finding films: British cinema and Brexit

Description
So many books with 'European cinema' in their titles have excellent chapters on Spanish, German, Italian, French and even British cinema, but say nothing about the subject that their covers promise. European cinema denies any hierarchy of its many languages, mixes and matches its stars and treats genres like play-doh.
Date:
09/06/2016
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