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Birmingham University Materials Society - July 2014

Birmingham University Materials Society - July 2014
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Outgoing Presidents Geena Rait and Vicky Hatwell provide their final BUMS update of 2014 and reintroduce the Materials Ball.
Date:
17/07/2014

Small nuclear reactors may be the key to a low-carbon future

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Take a hard look at the painful process of de-carbonising the UK's electricity supply, and it's clear that the options on the table are not great.
Date:
17/07/2014

Engineering and Physical Sciences in the media - July 2014

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From small nuclear reactors to the science of the sun and more...
Date:
17/07/2014

Head of India's Largest Business Chamber Receives Honorary Doctorate from University of Birmingham

Head of India's Largest Business Chamber Receives Honorary Doctorate from University of Birmingham
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Former Indian civil servant and current Secretary General of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) Dr Alwyn Didar Singh has received an honorary doctorate from the University of Birmingham, UK. Dr Singh was named Doctor of the University (DUniv) on Wednesday 17 July in the University's historic Great Hall, in the presence of hundreds of graduands and their families.
Date:
17/07/2014

UBRacing at Formula Student 2014

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2014 marked the 17th year of UBRacing and saw the team attend the 16th Formula Student UK competition. Out of 97 competing student teams in the Class 1 events, UBRacing finished with an overall placing of 19th and 6th out of the UK teams! Pippi Hornsby, outgoing Head of Media for UBRacing and new Mechanical Engineering graduate tells us more.
Date:
17/07/2014

BUCES Update, July 2014

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The Birmingham University Chemical Engineering Society (BUCES) has had a very busy year. Read more about what they've been up to.
Date:
17/07/2014

Engineering Without Borders Birmingham – July 2014 Update

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The 2013/2014 academic year has been a great and busy one for Engineers Without Borders. Newly elected President David Streather tells us more.
Date:
17/07/2014

The William E Lardner Award in Civil Engineering

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The School is pleased to announce that in conjunction with Mr Lardner, it is able to offer the highly prestigious Mr William E Lardner award for the 2014/15 session.
Date:
16/07/2014

Snooping on irregular migrants breaches their human rights – and puts us all at risk

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Birmingham Law School's Dr Rosa Freedman writes for the Conversation
Date:
16/07/2014

Virtual reality technology comes to Burrator

Virtual reality technology comes to Burrator
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The University of Birmingham's Human Interface Technologies Team will be bringing the latest in Virtual Reality and Gaming technologies to the shores of Burrator Reservoir this weekend, as they take part in the official opening of South West Lakes' new Discovery Centre. Having already "hit the news" in the south west with their recent achievements using VR techniques to recreate the A7 submarine the HIT Team will be demonstrating how Virtual Reality can be used to "turn the clock back".
Date:
15/07/2014
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