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Space project to boost map-making and environmental monitoring

satellite image of coastal region
Description:
Microsatellites (smallsats) will fly in tight formation and provide a highly accurate profile of the earth’s surface
Date:
23 January 2024

University of Birmingham at the forefront of space-borne radar research

A graphical representation of of a satelite being scanned by radar
Description:
EPSRC has announced funding for a University of Birmingham cutting-edge research project led by Professor Marina Gashinova, Head of the Pervasive Sensing Group.
Date:
11 December 2023

Birmingham Professor wins prestigious award for radar research

Professor Marina Gashinova, centre of group of five academics
Description:
The German Institute of Navigation (DGON) awarded Professor Marina Gashinova the Christian Hülsmeyer Award for her contribution to radar research.
Date:
24 July 2023

Second radar installation at University of Birmingham to form future quantum-enabled radar network

The radar installation at the University of Birmingham campus
Description:
A second radar has been installed on campus, representing another step in the journey to hosting the very first quantum-enabled networked radar installation.
Date:
05 April 2022

First UK fibre link network for precision timing to be established in UK by Hub researchers

Fibre-optic cable
Description:
A ground-breaking new project spearheaded by QT Hub researchers will see a fibre optic cable installed underneath the University's campus
Date:
16 September 2021

Live trials at airport explore bird movement in urban environments

Description:
Research at Cranfield Airport with birds of prey and drones on quantum-enabled radar capabilities for airspace detection and wildlife protection.
Date:
06 July 2021