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Global impact in Engineering and Physical Sciences: Leading the way in computer and electrical engineering

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Professor Xin Yao, Professor of Computer Science and Director of the joint USTC-Birmingham Research Institute, and Professor Ian McLoughlin Professor in Electronic Engineering and Information Science at USTC and Birmingham alumnus, discuss the significance of international collaboration in their fields.
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Engineering and Physical Sciences, Research

Recent research grants in Engineering and Physical Sciences

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A selection of recent research awards in Engineering and Physical Sciences totalling in excess of 900K. From novel implants to friction welding and more...
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Engineering and Physical Sciences, Research

Randomness to the rescue: If in doubt, flip a coin

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Until recently, combinatorics – the study of finite or countable discrete structures – was only a relatively small area within mathematics. Over the last few years, it has grown rapidly and today it is a well-established and very active field. Professor Deryk Osthus discusses the world leading Birmingham combinatorics study.
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Engineering and Physical Sciences, Research

Advanced materials research recognised by First Prize for Innovation for Product and Technology

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SAFRAN Prize: The University of Birmingham Advanced Materials and Processing laboratory led by Dr Moataz Attallah from the School of Metallurgy and Materials has received recognition for its contribution to the Use of Metal 3D Printing Technology (known as Selective Laser Melting Process) for Hot Section Parts of a Gas Turbine project in partnership with MicroTurbo and MONASH University.
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Engineering and Physical Sciences, Research

Trouble in the cloud leaves businesses tied to their servers

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Cloud computing is being heralded as the next big thing. Shehnila Zardari explores for The Conversation
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Engineering and Physical Sciences, Research

Professor Kenneth Gilbert Stephens (1931-2013)

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The University honours the memory of alumnus and former Dean of the University of Surrey Faculty of Engineering, Professor Ken Stephens
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Alumni, Engineering and Physical Sciences

New microwave circuits for communication and sensing systems

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College best publication: New types of very high performance filters based on novel materials such as superconductors or ferroelectric and/or new fabrication technologies such as micromachined circuits are transforming everyday lives from broadcast, television and mobile phone communications technology to internet infrastructure, weather prediction.
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Engineering and Physical Sciences, International, Research

Scientists redefine production of world's third hardest material

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Dr Isaac Chang from the School of Metallurgy and Materials was interviewed by The Manufacturer about his recent project, funded by the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory, to look at reducing the costs of producing boron carbide.
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Engineering and Physical Sciences, Research

Collaborative effort with Computer Science student helps boost fundraising

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As a trustee on one of the trusts which support University of Birmingham scholarships, David Seccombe has played a very active role in supporting students to achieve their full potential. So when he decided to embark on a charity trek across the coast of North Wales, Computer Science student Kian Mistry, stepped in to return the favour. Read More
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Alumni, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Students
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