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Creating laser rewriteable holograms and nanophotonic devices

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Nanostructures arranged into patterns are the basis for holograms, metamaterials and photonic crystals.
Date:
01/07/2016

Second interdisciplinary Conference on Culture held in Birmingham

Second interdisciplinary Conference on Culture held in Birmingham
Description
The student-led Culture Conference was held at the University of Birmingham on 9 and 10 June, following the success of last year's conference, which received very positive feedback and raised further questions for debate.
Date:
01/07/2016

Counting down to the opening of the new University Library

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Due to open in August 2016, excitement is building for the opening of the new £40 million library. Keys to the building have been handed over to the Library Services team and the transfer of books and resources into the library is now in full swing.
Date:
01/07/2016

Understanding why elite sportspeople turn to doping

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Why do so many elite sportspeople turn to doping?The frequency of doping scandals in sport shows that testing appears to be an insufficient deterrent against doping for many athletes, and there may be a case to be had that they dope simply 'because they can get away with it'.
Date:
30/06/2016

Understanding why elite sportspeople turn to doping

Description
Why do so many elite sportspeople turn to doping?The frequency of doping scandals in sport shows that testing appears to be an insufficient deterrent against doping for many athletes, and there may be a case to be had that they dope simply 'because they can get away with it'.
Date:
30/06/2016

The volume of papers from the 9th Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament has arrived in ITSEE

The volume of papers from the 9th Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament has arrived in ITSEE
Description
The volume of papers from the 9th Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament, featuring contributions by members of the European Research Council COMPAUL project at ITSEE, has arrived!
Date:
30/06/2016

Nine Folds Makes a Paper Swan

Nine Folds Makes a Paper Swan
Description
New novel by Dr Ruth Gilligan (Department of film and Creative Writing).
Date:
30/06/2016

Valuing sadness, past and present

Valuing sadness, past and present
Description
Dr Erin Sullivan writes for the Oxford University Press blog.
Date:
30/06/2016

Birmingham researchers devise test to predict sepsis in burns patients

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Researchers have created a potentially life-saving new test that will allow clinicians to predict which burn victims will develop sepsis during their treatment.
Date:
30/06/2016

Professor Rosie Harding awarded British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship

Professor Rosie Harding awarded British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship
Description
Professor Rosie Harding has been awarded a prestigious British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship for the academic year 2016–2017 to work on a project entitled Everyday Decisions: Interrogating the interface between mental capacity and legal capacity.
Date:
29/06/2016
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