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At Sea with the Royal Marines

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Members of the Human Interface Technologies (HIT) Team were recently taken to sea to capture video footage to enhance the simulated content of the team's Medical Emergency Response Team (MERT) trainer, under development for the Royal Centre for Defence Medicine.
Date:
25/09/2017

School of Engineering's HIT Team supports the Mayflower 400 "1000 Day" Launch

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The School of Engineering's Human Interface Technologies (HIT) Team has visualised a 3D recreation of the historic vessel, the Mayflower, leaving the famous Hoe seafront, passing Drake's Island and sailing out into the English Channel. This is another 'world first' in the field of Virtual Heritage.
Date:
25/09/2017

University of Birmingham to host world's first clean cold congress

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The world's first international congress dedicated to clean cold will see academic experts join leaders from industry and government to map a global response to ever-increasing global demands for cooling.
Date:
18/09/2017

Dr Melanie Britton becomes first female chair the Division of Spatially Resolved Magnetic Resonance of the Ampere Society

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Dr Melanie Britton, a Senior Lecturer in Physical Chemistry at the University of Birmingham, has recently been appointed as Chair of the Division of Spatially Resolved Magnetic Resonance of the Ampere Society. It is the first time in the society's history that a woman has held this position.
Date:
12/09/2017

International particle technology forum helps strengthen research ties between Birmingham and China

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Researchers from the University of Birmingham's School of Chemical Engineering and Birmingham Centre for Energy Storage have recently organised and delivered the UK-China International Particle Technology Forum VI in the city of Yangzhou, China.
Date:
12/09/2017

New research may help engineers and managers reduce noise and vibration produced by trains

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New research carried out by the University of Birmingham has identified news ways of reducing noise, vibration and other environmental impacts associated with railway systems.
Date:
05/09/2017

Birmingham Professor wins prestigious award for radar research

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This summer, the German Institute of Navigation (DGON) recognised the contribution Professor Mikhail Cherniakov, Head of the Microwave Integrated Research Laboratory (MISL) at the University of Birmingham, has made to radar research by awarding him the first Christian Hülsmeyer Award at the 2017 International Radar Symposium.
Date:
05/09/2017

Birmingham chemist collaborates with renowned bioartist for new installation exploring the chemical nature of DNA

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This October, Birmingham-based art gallery BOM will host The Chemistry of Biology: An Alchemy of DNA, a new installation developed by internationally renowned Bioartist Anna Dumitri in collaboration with Dr Robert Neely from the University of Birmingham.
Date:
01/09/2017
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