Chemistry News

Welcome to the School of Chemistry news page, featuring the latest awards, achievements and acknowledgements attributed to academics, postgraduates and undergraduates. 

Medtech spinout behind new material for 3D printed implants raises £1.6m

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Medtech spinout behind new material for 3D printed implants raises £1.6m
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28/07/2021

Spring term with a virtual oSTEM

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oSTEM has had a busy term including their annual STEM, LGBTQ & You conference, LGBTQ+ History Month, a photography competition and weekly virtual socials. Outgoing and incoming Chairs, Claire and Jackie tell us more.
Date:
13/07/2021

University of Birmingham scientists win prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry Awards

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Four scientists from the University of Birmingham's College of Engineering and Physical Sciences have today (8 June 2021) been recognised with prestigious awards from the Royal Society of Chemistry.
Date:
08/06/2021

Universities Minister visits University of Birmingham to learn how students have been supported through the Covid pandemic

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The Universities Minister, Michelle Donelan MP, met with students and researchers from the College of Engineering Sciences on 20 May 2021.
Date:
27/05/2021

University of Birmingham Chemistry Researchers awarded Prestigious Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellowships

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Two University of Birmingham chemists have been awarded prestigious Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellowships. Dr Otto Mustonen and Dr Stephen Fielden secured the awards in the areas of quantum materials and polymers.
Date:
24/05/2021

Agents that target viral RNA could be the basis for next generation broad spectrum anti-viral drugs– new study

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A new approach to tackling viruses by targeting the 'control centre' in viral RNA could lead to broad spectrum anti-viral drugs and provide a first line of defence against future pandemics, according to new research.
Date:
11/05/2021

Recycling of lithium-ion Batteries project receives £4.8M further funding

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The Birmingham Energy Institute would like to congratulate the Faraday Institution's Recycling of lithium-ion Batteries (ReLiB) project on securing a further £4.8 million in funding.
Date:
10/05/2021

Birmingham professor discusses how to make plastics more sustainable in Royal Society of Chemistry webinar

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The webinar explored whether biodegradable plastics are a useful way of maintaining the benefits of plastics whilst addressing the challenges around their use, reuse and disposal.
Date:
06/05/2021

Electric cars: What will happen to all the dead batteries?

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Dr Paul Anderson and Dr Gavin Harper speak to BBC News about the need for a high-tech recycling industry to manage the end of life for electric vehicle batteries.
Date:
06/05/2021

University of Birmingham spinout lands funding for rapid development of fluorescent dyes

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University of Birmingham spinout lands funding for rapid development of fluorescent dyes
Date:
27/04/2021
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