Engineering and Physical Sciences in the media - November 2014

  • Professor Kai Bongs (School of Physics and Astronomy) who is leading the project was interviewed by the Birmingham Post  (27.11.14)
  • Dr Simon Cotton wrote a piece for the Conversation on perfumes and restrictions on ingredients as Christmas sales grow (27.11.14)
  • The University’s £80million investment in Quantum Mechanics announced by Minister of State for Universities, Science and Cities, Greg Clark last week was featured in Science InsiderPhysics World and the IET (26.11.14)
  • Professor Kamel Hawwash was interviewed by BBC Radio 5 Live about the ongoing conflict and current events in Israel and Palestine.
  • Dr Martin Strangwood gave advice to the BBC’s motoring programme Top Gear on energy-absorbing foam materials. 
  • Professor Nick Hawes featured on CNN with Bob the robot about his work experience placement as a security guard at G4S (7.11.14)
  • Professor Peter Hancox was interviewed in i (the Paper for Today) on postgraduate engineering courses and career opportunities at the University of Birmingham (6.11.14)