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EPS Reunion

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Do you have fond memories of your time at the University of Birmingham? Do you still keep in touch with those classmates who you pulled all-night study sessions with, to get that last assignment finished? As a graduate of one of the nine schools in the College of Engineering & Physical Sciences, we'd love for you to join us on campus on Saturday 14 June 2014 for a Reunion.
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Alumni, Engineering and Physical Sciences

School of Civil Engineering opportunities for involvement

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Engineering is all about applying solutions to diverse problems. Reinforcing our teaching, industrial interaction gives a student the opportunity to experience real-life problems, and you an opportunity to sample from some of the best students in the UK. Can you help us build a better experience for our students?
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Alumni, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Students

Professor Sir Martin Sweeting delivers the inaugural EPS Distinguished Lecture

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On Wednesday 5th March Professor Sir Martin Sweeting, Director of the Surrey Space Centre, delivered the first EPS Distinguished Lecture. Students Ceri Bradshaw, Rob Brennan-Craddock and Graham Kirkby summarise the event.
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Alumni, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Students

Coding Cupboard Launches To Connect A Generation Of Student Coders With Business

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University of Birmingham Computer Science alumnus Adam Ball has launched a new platform to bridge the skills gap between education and the workplace, helping aspiring young coders gain vital commercial experience whilst studying.
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Alumni, Engineering and Physical Sciences

EPS in the media - March 2014

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The sounds made by the Sun, how to protect yourself when GCHQ goes for your webcam and more...
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Alumni, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Research, Teaching

Students go global thanks to the Bill Willetts Science Scholarship

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Three more students have received financial support from the Bill Willetts Science Scholarship as the award moves into its second year. Benjamin Giblin, George Morton, and Sara Ali have each participated in project work this summer, thanks to the travel bursary.
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Alumni, Engineering and Physical Sciences

Birmingham Physics graduate encourages music students to play with their phones

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Former physics student, Stuart Bahn, left Birmingham with a degree in physics. He then decided to move to London to pursue a career as a professional guitarist. Now a successful guitar tutor and business entrepreneur, Stuart has combined his science background with music to launch the first in a series of Android phone apps to help guitar students learn about the fundamentals behind great music, during otherwise 'dead time'.
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Alumni, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Students

Class of 2013 Chemistry Graduates

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Congratulations to the University of Birmingham Chemistry Graduates of 2013
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Alumni, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Students

Alumni support a wide range of novel applications of Computer Science

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The School of Computer Science is always striving to solve real-world problems. Thanks to alumni generosity, this summer we've been able to host a number of undergraduate interns to tackle two extremely different, but challenging, tasks.
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Alumni, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Students

Transforming the Wast Hills Observatory

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The Observatory is undergoing renovations to turn it into a flagship scientific facility for the West Midlands, starting with the replacing of its 30-year-old telescope. Find out how you can help.
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Alumni, Engineering and Physical Sciences
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