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Citizen scientists get the call to transcribe first history of Spain

Citizen scientists get the call to transcribe first history of Spain
Description
University of Birmingham researchers are calling for members of the public to help them transcribe one of the most important manuscripts of the Estoria de Espanna, a key medieval Spanish history.
Date:
20/09/2019

Bringing power to the people that need it

Bringing power to the people that need it
Description
A report funded by the Climate-KIC and authored for the Birmingham Energy Institute, explores the opportunities for the development of the energy and transport infrastructure for the Eastern Birmingham corridor.
Date:
16/09/2019

Global success continues for University of Birmingham in World University Rankings

Global success continues for University of Birmingham in World University Rankings
Description
The University of Birmingham continues to rise amongst the best performing research-intensive universities in the world, according to the 2020 Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings.
Date:
12/09/2019

University of Birmingham launches innovative online qualification in 'green law'

University of Birmingham launches innovative online qualification in 'green law'
Description
The University of Birmingham announced today the launch of the new Online LLM in Energy and Environmental Law, which will be taught through the Birmingham Law School.
Date:
10/09/2019

School of Education colleagues visit Brazil as part of British Council funded project

School of Education colleagues visit Brazil as part of British Council funded project
Description
Birmingham academics from the MOSAIC Group for Research on Multilingualism, School of Education were invited to speak at the 7th International Colloquium on Literacy and Written Culture, held in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Date:
27/08/2019

Research shows low-cost once a day combination pill can prevent heart disease and stroke

Research shows low-cost once a day combination pill can prevent heart disease and stroke
Description
Research carried out in collaboration with the University of Birmingham in the UK has shown a combination low-cost pill called a polypill containing four drugs is effective in preventing cardiovascular disease.
Date:
23/08/2019

Birmingham technology could defend UK against power blackouts

Birmingham technology could defend UK against power blackouts
Description
Technology developed at the University of Birmingham could protect the UK and other countries from national electricity blackouts.
Date:
21/08/2019

Birmingham hosts UK-China symposium on clean energy utilisation and energy storage

Birmingham hosts UK-China symposium on clean energy utilisation and energy storage
Description
British experts from academia and industry joined their Chinese counterparts for the 2nd UK-China symposium on clean energy utilisation and energy storage.
Date:
20/08/2019

University of Birmingham and International Solar Alliance help 'sun-rich' farmers

University of Birmingham and International Solar Alliance help 'sun-rich' farmers
Description
The International Solar Alliance (ISA) and the University of Birmingham are working together to help farmers in 'sun-rich' countries make the most of solar-powered cooling solutions.
Date:
13/08/2019

Passively cooled containers being delivered for integrated rail and road cold chain transportation following world's first commercial demonstration

Passively cooled containers being delivered for integrated rail and road cold chain transportation following world's first commercial demonstration
Description
University of Birmingham experts have worked with one of China's biggest railway rolling stock companies to develop and now deliver the world's first cold storage road / rail container.
Date:
06/08/2019
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