News and headlines

Gravitational waves detected 100 years after Einstein's prediction

Description
For the first time, scientists have observed ripples in the fabric of spacetime called gravitational waves, arriving at the earth from a cataclysmic event in the distant universe. This confirms a major prediction of Albert Einstein's 1915 general theory of relativity and opens an unprecedented new window onto the cosmos.

Nuclear Decommissioning requires education and training to advance future talent in the sector

Nuclear Decommissioning requires education and training to advance future talent in the sector
Description
The decommissioning of nuclear facilities is growing worldwide, creating job opportunities at all educational levels. Nuclear decommissioning is the industrial process of dismantling and decontaminating nuclear facilities and site remediation, removing them from regulatory control.

Sajid Javid MP opens University's cryogenic energy storage pilot facility

Description
The Secretary of State for Business, Sajid Javid MP, officially opened the University of Birmingham's cryogenic energy storage pilot facility, a technology using 'liquid air' to store and provide power which could transform future energy systems.

Birmingham receives £21.7 million to build National Buried Infrastructure Facility

Description
A £21 million award has been made to the University of Birmingham, as part of a capital investment by BIS to the UK Collaboratorium for Research in Infrastructure and Cities (UKCRIC), to build a National Buried Infrastructure Facility (NBIF).

Pushing boundaries - Professor Graham Worth

Description
Professor Graham Worth delivered his inaugural lecture as a newly appointed Professor in September 2015. This series celebrates his success in the field of Theoretical Chemistry.
Displaying 13 to 16 of 303
Previous 2 3 4 5 6 Next


EPS in the MediaRSS FeedAtom Feed

Engineering and Physical Sciences in the media - April 2016

Description
Professor Martin Freer named in The Birmingham Post's Power 250 and more...

Engineering and Physical Sciences in the media - March 2016

Description
University of Birmingham and University of Melbourne partnership, Gravitational Waves and more...

Engineering and Physical Sciences in the media - February 2016

Description
The contribution by Birmingham to the discovery of gravitational waves, commemorating the Luna 9 landings and more...
Displaying 1 to 3 of 35
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 Next