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Exploring the unanswered questions of our universe with quantum technologies

Exploring the unanswered questions of our universe with quantum technologies
Description
The University of Birmingham is a key partner in three quantum technology projects awarded funding from UK Research and Innovation (UKRI). The funding is part of a £31 million investment from UKRI in this area.

AION: A UK Atom Interferometry Observatory and Network

AION: A UK Atom Interferometry Observatory and Network
Description
Searches for dark matter and the detection of gravitational waves have been boosted by funding from the UKRI STFC for the AION (Atom Interferometry Observatory and Network) project

STEM, LGBTQ & You is back!

Description
oSTEM has something exciting to announce… STEM, LGBTQ & You 2021 is on its way! Put Friday 19 February in the diary and be sure to register!

We're a year old!

Description
Plastic- Free UoB have had a fantastic first year and made great stride this autumn term. With a shining new logo and an expanded committee, the team set out to tackle plastic-waste head-on.

A celebration and togetherness of a difficult and different semester one

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Although it has been a tough and challenging year, the Black, Ethnic and Minority Scientists Society have worked hard to plan engaging virtual events and help new support students. Foday Kamara tells us more.

PPS goes virtual

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This has been the strangest term ever for the Poynting Physical Society but that certainly hasn't stopped them. They've moved online to keep their members connected when it's been needed most. Lucy Millins tell us more.

NucSoc are proud to report our activities for the autumn term of the 2020/21 academic year!

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NucSoc have persevered to keep providing events and carrying on as normal as possible. Their President, Dylan tells us how they've adapted and their successes in virtual events.

BES vs COVID: Taking Energy Online!

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Although this past year has been very difficult, Birmingham Energy Society continue to grow their impact: they've just launched a campaign to reduce energy consumption in student accommodation! BES will not be stopped!

oSTEM: We're not slowing down!

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This semester has been quite different for oSTEM, as I'm sure it has been for many, but that hasn't slowed them down! Their Chair Claire tells us more.

Lockdown, but full steam ahead for WISE

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Running a student led society in a tier 3 lockdown would always be a challenge. However, WISE have powered through to have one of their busiest semesters to date! Ellie Wigg tells us more.
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Events

Meet your alumni

Date
08 - 18/03/2021
Description
Throughout March, the EPS Community is bringing you a series of events with graduates from across our disciplines. In collaboration with our societies, we've invited more than 50 former students for you to meet!
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