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Time crystals: a new phase of matter

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Theoretical Physicist Dr Curt Von Keyserlingk, University of Birmingham, was recently interviewed on ABC Australia to discuss quantum mechanics and the very recent discovery of time crystals.
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20/10/2017

Dr Jakub Beneš has received the 2017 Barbara Jelavich Prize

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His first book book, Workers and Nationalism: Czech and German Social Democracy in Habsburg Austria, 1890-1918 has received the 2017 Barbara Jelavich Prize from the Association of Slavic, East European, & Eurasian Studies.
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20/10/2017

Jubilee Centre launches new research report examining character education in 3 Birmingham schools

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Jubilee Centre launches new report focusing on 3 schools in Birmingham recognised for their pro-active and intentional approach to cultivating virtues in their pupils.
Date:
20/10/2017

Delayed word processing could predict patients' potential to develop Alzheimer's disease

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A delayed neurological response to processing the written word could be an indicator that a patient with mild memory problems is at an increased risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, research led by the University of Birmingham has discovered.
Date:
20/10/2017

Criminal Justice Reform in Comparative Perspective - Workshop Report

Criminal Justice Reform in Comparative Perspective -  Workshop Report
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Delegates from the USA, Europe and, of course, the University of Birmingham, met for a number of panels on key criminal justice reform issues on the 24th and 25th of August 2017.
Date:
19/10/2017

Call for Papers - Re-imagining EU Law: Brexit and the Law School

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Birmingham is hosting a workshop for academic and professional colleagues to reimagine the teaching of EU Law.
Date:
19/10/2017

Teaching the Archive

Teaching the Archive
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CLEMT's first research seminar of 2017/18 brought together colleagues from across the historical span of literary studies to share their experiences of using archival materials and methods in undergraduate teaching.
Date:
19/10/2017

Birmingham Energy Institute welcomes Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy onto campus

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The Birmingham Energy Institute was honoured to welcome Executive members of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to tour the Cryogenic Energy Storage (CES) facilities and find out more about the Institute's latest research.
Date:
19/10/2017

University of Birmingham Researchers discover how to enhance the round trip efficiency of Liquid Air Energy Storage

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Liquid Air Energy Storage (LAES) is a technology first developed by Professor Yulong Dingand his team at the University of Birmingham's Energy Institute.
Date:
19/10/2017

The Mayflower visits Worcester and Droitwich

The Mayflower visits Worcester and Droitwich
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The iconic 7th Century ship that took the Pilgrims from Holland and England across the Atlantic in 1620 was seen on the River Severn and Droitwich Canal recently, welcoming the arrival in Worcester of the National Mayflower Compact Partnership, meeting in the City for the first time.
Date:
19/10/2017
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