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HIT Team healthcare project features on BBC Radio 4

HIT Team healthcare project features on BBC Radio 4
Description
Professor Bob Stone's research into utilising virtual environments for patient care featured on the BBC Radio 4 PM programme.
Date:
03/08/2015

VR and AR: the games people play

VR and AR: the games people play
Description
Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality have a growing role in design and development in the defence sector. Professor Robert Stone, of the University of Birmingham, has been a champion of the technology for almost 30 years.
Date:
03/08/2015

UBRacing gain their best result at Formula Student

Description
UBRacing recently celebrated their best ever performance at Formula Student. The team tell us more.
Date:
31/07/2015

Expect all cars to soon be electric says Chief Scientific Advisor

Expect all cars to soon be electric says Chief Scientific Advisor
Description
Professor John Loughhead, Chief Scientific Advisor, Department of Energy and Climate Change laid out the department's priorities for future sustainable energy systems at the University of Birmingham last week. He informed students and guests at the first in the new Birmingham Energy Institute prestigious lecture series that in order to meet ambitious carbon reduction targets investing in new technologies, including electric cars, is the way forward.
Date:
29/07/2015

Startling new concessions made by Syria's desperate president

Startling new concessions made by Syria's desperate president
Description
Written by Professor Scott Lucas. Assad is running out of options – and he seems to be admitting it for the first time.
Date:
29/07/2015

Matt Harrison chosen as one of our 12 Alumni to watch

Description
The University's 300,000th student will graduate this summer and join our alumni community. To celebrate this occasion we asked staff and students for nominations for our 300,000th alumni and our Top 12 Alumni to watch. Final year Physics student Matt Harrison was one of those and we will be following his journey into graduate life.
Date:
29/07/2015

ITSEE Papers at EABS Annual Meeting 2015

ITSEE Papers at EABS Annual Meeting 2015
Description
The European Association of Biblical Studies Annual Meeting for 2015, held in Cordoba from 12-15 July, featured several papers by ITSEE members.
Date:
28/07/2015

Young students experience a taste of railway engineering

Young students experience a taste of railway engineering
Description
The Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education welcomed 50 Y11 & Y12 students last week [Monday 20– Thursday 23 July 2015] to experience a taste of railway engineering at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
28/07/2015

Congratulations Class of 2015!

Congratulations Class of 2015!
Description
On behalf of all staff in the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences, we'd like to say a huge congratulations to all our undergraduate and postgraduate students who received their degree certifications earlier in July after lots of hard work and dedication!
Date:
28/07/2015

Keeping cool essential to future sustainable cities

Description
With populations rising, how do we plan, design and manage cities that can cope with increasing pressure on resources while meeting carbon and climate challenge needs? Will our investments in cities and infrastructure today be resilient, and how do we re-engineer cities to reduce the carbon footprint by 80 per cent while retaining societal wellbeing?
Date:
23/07/2015
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