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Flexible coherent control of plasmonic spin-Hall effect

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By exploring the optical spin-Hall effect, we are working towards developing a flexible and tunable holographic input interface for optical chips - the likely successors of silicon–based microchips that could transform the world of new technology, leading to ultra–fast computing and innovative applications in biomedical science.
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Engineering and Physical Sciences, Research

Birmingham leads on shaping energy systems of the future

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Energy storage is the capture of energy produced at one time for later use. Identified by the UK government as one of "eight great technologies" in which the UK can be a world leader and that will help drive future economic growth and innovation, energy storage will play a vital role in shaping the energy systems of the future.
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Engineering and Physical Sciences, Research

Rotation of low-mass stars stops slowing down as they get older

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Dr Guy Davies has discovered in his latest paper that the rotation of low-mass stars stops slowing down as they get older.
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Engineering and Physical Sciences, Research

Engineering and Physical Sciences in the media - April 2016

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Professor Martin Freer named in The Birmingham Post's Power 250 and more...
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Alumni, Engineering and Physical Sciences, International, Research, Students, Teaching

Hello from SATNAV!

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Science and Technology News and Views, SATNAV for short, are a student-led bi-annual science magazine published at the University of Birmingham! New to the EPS Community and catering to a wide range of scientific tastes from Psychology to Quantum Physics. Treasurer Cecilia Caffrey tells us more.
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Engineering and Physical Sciences, Students

Professor Dave Charlton delivers the 2016 EPS Distinguished Lecture

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On Wednesday 8 March 2016 Professor Dave Charlton, Spokesperson for the ATLAS Collaboration at CERN, delivered the latest EPS Distinguished Lecture. SATNAV, the University's scientific journalism society, attended the entire evening and offer their insight into this most interesting event.
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Alumni, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Students

UBRacing – Inside the University's Formula Student Team

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Team Principal, Francesca Cardilli, tells us how UBRacing are preparing for the 2016 Formula Student Competition and the progress of the Team's 19th car
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Engineering and Physical Sciences, Students

UBRobotics - April 2016

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UBRobotics have achieved so much in just a year. Founder Amir Hajiyavand tells us how they are preparing for this year's competitions.
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Engineering and Physical Sciences, Students

Hello from oSTEM (Out in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths)!

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oSTEM is a brand new society to the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences. Their new committee tell us more about their plans.
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Engineering and Physical Sciences, Students

PPS Awakens to a Midsummer Night's Dream

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PPS have had an amazing year with more members and bigger events than ever before. Newly elected President Adam Butcher tells us more
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Engineering and Physical Sciences, Students
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