International news

NewsRSS FeedAtom Feed

Birmingham research signals start-up boost for laptop users

Description
A British tech start-up has invented a world-first multi-function antenna for laptops that fits into the extremely limited space of the hinge cavity.
Date:
24/06/2016

A fourth industrial revolution is powering the rise of smart manufacturing

A fourth industrial revolution is powering the rise of smart manufacturing
Description
Lisa De Propris in the Conversation: A wave of technological innovation has started to fundamentally alter how we make stuff. It signals an era of huge change.
Date:
21/06/2016

Clean cold has a key role to play in UN Global Goals

Description
Developments in thermal energy technologies (heating and cooling) and the global cold economy has an important part to play if we are to achieve the Global Goals, according to Professor Toby Peters.
Date:
21/06/2016

CHASM launches Annual Report for 2015-2016

Description
At its Annual Conference on 15 June, CHASM launched its Annual Report for the 2015-16 year.
Date:
21/06/2016

Making change happen for mental health

Description
Mental health continues to be in the headlines. To support the agenda for better mental health, HSMC in partnership with the Centre for Mental Health and NHS Benchmarking have been running a series of masterclasses for mental health commissioners and their partners.
Date:
21/06/2016

Engineering and Physical Sciences in the media - June 2016

Description
A second discovery for the Gravitational Wave group, robot Betty goes to work and more...
Date:
20/06/2016

Combining machine learning with astrophysics

Description
Our artificial intelligence experts and astronomers have joined forces to combine machine learning with astrophysics to detect galaxy clusters billions of light years away.
Date:
20/06/2016

Natural world comes to Birmingham in 2.7 million museum relaunch

Description
The Lapworth Museum of Geology at the University of Birmingham is to officially reopen on Tuesday 21st June, after a massive refurbishment and installation of new exhibits. From diamonds to dinosaurs, to the Dudley Bug and extinct 'Coseley' spider; the museum which is free of charge, will inspire and engage the public with treasures from the natural world.
Date:
20/06/2016

Capgemini praises students from the Business School for the fifth year in a row…

Capgemini praises students from the Business School for the fifth year in a row…
Description
June saw the fifth year of the University of Birmingham Capgemini Community Challenge, designed and led through a unique partnership between Birmingham Business School and Careers Network. The Challenge is unique to Birmingham, whereby 25 Business School and Computer Science students spend a week working at Capgemini's offices in teams of five to deliver a tangible and sustainable solution to a real third sector client.
Date:
20/06/2016

Integration and the European refugee 'crisis'

Description
IRiS's Jenny Phillimore asks the question in her latest Blog 'Where is integration in the refugee crisis?', which was published recently for Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs.
Date:
20/06/2016
Displaying 1 to 10 of 1000
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 Next