News and events from around the School of Engineering

Events

Selected news

University of Birmingham to support local Institute of Technology

University of Birmingham to support local Institute of Technology
Description
This week, the government announced funding for twelve Institutes of Technology to be developed across the UK and the University of Birmingham is honoured to support the programme.

University of Birmingham signs strategic partnership agreement with Transport Systems Catapult

Description
University of Birmingham sign strategic business partnership with Transport Systems Catapult

Birmingham Scientists take their research to Parliament!

Birmingham Scientists take their research to Parliament!
Description
Dr Anjana Kothandaraman and Khadijat Olorunlambe recently attended Parliament to present their engineering research to a range of politicians and a panel of expert judges, as part of STEM for BRITAIN.

Birmingham experts develop gas turbine tech boost to electric vehicles' range

Birmingham experts develop gas turbine tech boost to electric vehicles' range
Description
Electric vehicles that travel a complete journey on each charge – making them more appealing to drivers – have moved a step closer, thanks to our research.

Daughters of Invention – Encouraging girls into STEM subjects

Daughters of Invention – Encouraging girls into STEM subjects
Description
Local Birmingham theatre in education company teams up with University of Birmingham engineers to use drama to encourage Birmingham school children into science careers.

University of Birmingham leads discussions on boosting 'clean cold' in India

University of Birmingham leads discussions on boosting 'clean cold' in India
Description
Experts from the University of Birmingham led discussions on broadening the use of sustainable cooling technology in India and supporting the Indian Government's drive to meet key development targets.

Seawater wins Impact Award!

Description
Professor Philip Davies, a Professorial Research Fellow at the School of Engineering has been recognised for his revolutionary research into seawater greenhouses that has enabled food to be grown sustainably in arid world regions.

BCRRE welcomes Industrial Strategy Rail Sector Deal

BCRRE welcomes Industrial Strategy Rail Sector Deal
Description
The Birmingham Centre for Rail Research and Education (BCRRE) has welcomed the publication of the UK Government's Rail Sector Deal, which sets out how the Government will support innovation and enterprise in the UK railways, including the use of data.

BCRRE signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Rail Alliance

BCRRE signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Rail Alliance
Description
The Birmingham Centre for Rail Research and Education (BCRRE) has welcomed the publication of the UK Government's Rail Sector Deal, which sets out how the Government will support innovation and enterprise in the UK railways, including the use of data.

BCRRE talks to education leaders about successful research partnerships

Description
Professor Clive Roberts, Director of the Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education (BCRRE) will tell academic leaders about lessons learnt in leading and delivering a high-profile, successful research initiative at today's Annual Research, Development and Innovation Conference in London.
Displaying 1 to 10 of 148
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 Next