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Birmingham Centre for Energy Storage wins at iChemE awards

Birmingham Centre for Energy Storage wins at iChemE awards
Description
The University of Birmingham's Centre for Energy Storage, together with Chinese firm Jinhe Energy, triumphed at the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) Global Awards 2019.
Date:
08/11/2019

Scientists Observe Year-long Plateaus in Decline of Type Ia Supernova Light Curves

Scientists Observe Year-long Plateaus in Decline of Type Ia Supernova Light Curves
Description
A team of scientists has discovered that the fading of infrared light following Type Ia supernovae explosions can be interrupted, with brightness staying the same for up to a year.
Date:
09/10/2019

New 3D printing technique for biomaterials

New 3D printing technique for biomaterials
Description
A new way of 3D printing soft materials such as gels and collagens offers a major step forward in the manufacture of artificial medical implants.
Date:
02/10/2019

Gravitational waves observed from another cosmic collision of a pair of black holes

Description
The LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the Virgo Collaboration identify a further gravitational wave event in the data from the Advanced LIGO detectors
Date:
29/08/2019

Government announces £23.5m for UK Quantum Technology Hub

Government announces £23.5m for UK Quantum Technology Hub
Description
A new wave of funding has been announced by the Government for research into quantum technologies.
Date:
11/07/2019

Scientists weigh the balance of matter in galaxy clusters

Scientists weigh the balance of matter in galaxy clusters
Description
A method of weighing the quantities of matter in galaxy clusters – the largest objects in our universe – has shown a balance between the amounts of hot gas, stars and other materials.
Date:
03/07/2019

New high-capacity sodium-ion could replace lithium in rechargeable batteries

Description
University of Birmingham scientists are paving the way to swap the lithium in lithium-ion batteries with sodium, according to research published in the Journal of the American Chemical Society.
Date:
14/09/2018

New centre launches to help small and medium-sized businesses accelerate the development of medical innovations

New centre launches to help small and medium-sized businesses accelerate the development of medical innovations
Description
A new centre has been launched in collaboration with the University of Birmingham aimed at providing a central space for small and medium-sized businesses to accelerate the development of medical innovations.
Date:
27/11/2017

Birmingham engineer wins prestigious tech Fellowship

Birmingham engineer wins prestigious tech Fellowship
Description
A University of Birmingham engineer is one of the UK's most promising young doctoral engineers and scientists who have been awarded prestigious Industrial Fellowships.
Date:
06/10/2017

Birmingham gravitational waves team welcomes 2017 Nobel Prize

Description
Astrophysics experts from the University of Birmingham have welcomed the award of the 2017 Nobel prize in physics to a trio of gravitational wave science pioneers.
Date:
03/10/2017
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