Engineering and Physical Sciences in the media - July 2016

Dr Sampson Hu (Department of Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering) and his Alta Innovations-backed invention of a world-first multi-function antenna for laptops was well received in the business and tech media, with articles in International Business Times and Phys.org, among others.

Work by the University’s Quantum Technology Hub for Sensors and Metrology was mentioned in a BBC article on the Porton Down research facility.

Research by Dr Matthew Williams and Dr Mirco Musolesi (School of Computer Science) on the fragility of the London Underground and the potential for chaos if only six key stations were to close was featured in the Evening Standard and London Loves Business.

Professor Bob Stone (Department of Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering) gave comment to Digital Trends and Sputnik News on how Virtual Reality can be used to provide military training.