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New free online course for healthcare educators

New free online course for healthcare educators

Description
The School of Health Sciences launches its first Massive Open Online Course to share pioneering eLearning techniques with people in healthcare training.
Release Date
11 weeks ago
Brains Behind the Wheel - could virtual reality teach us to avoid real life accidents

Brains Behind the Wheel - could virtual reality teach us to avoid real life accidents

Description
Scientists are exploring the use of car driving simulators as tools for training and testing drivers to reduce road traffic accidents and fatalities.
Release Date
11 weeks ago
Nottingham spin-out wins BASF's global NanoChallenge

Nottingham spin-out wins BASF's global NanoChallenge

Description
Promethean Particles, a spin-out company from The University of Nottingham, has won a global competition run by BASF, the world's largest chemical company.
Release Date
12 weeks ago
MRI technology to offer most detailed insight into how the brain controls our sense of touch

MRI technology to offer most detailed insight into how the brain controls our sense of touch

Description
Large three year study will reveal cortical processing of our sense of touch at an unprecedented level of image resolution.
Release Date
12 weeks ago
UK-Asia Lifetime Achievement Award for Vice-Chancellor

UK-Asia Lifetime Achievement Award for Vice-Chancellor

Description
The Vice-Chancellor of The University of Nottingham received a lifetime achievement award for enhancing educational ties between the UK, China and Malaysia on Tuesday November 10 2015.
Release Date
Last Year
Cyclin' out of gear: malaria parasites grinding to a halt

Cyclin' out of gear: malaria parasites grinding to a halt

Description
Scientists from The University of Nottingham have uncovered the role of cyclin - the protein molecule that drives the growth of malaria within mosquitoes.
Release Date
12 weeks ago
Nottingham partners with largest Asian construction company

Nottingham partners with largest Asian construction company

Description
The University of Nottingham's Sino-UK Geospatial Engineering Centre is collaborating with a subsidiary of China Railway Group, the biggest construction company in Asia, on a joint project funded by the European Space Agency (ESA).
Release Date
Last Year
New ATI-funded £5.6m aerospace project announced by Business Minister

New ATI-funded £5.6m aerospace project announced by Business Minister

Description
The University of Nottingham is to lead a new aerospace project to provide a unique national testing facility for the development of safer, greener aerospace engines.
Release Date
Last Year
New risk tools spot patients at high risk of diabetes complications

New risk tools spot patients at high risk of diabetes complications

Description
People with diabetes who are at high risk of blindness and amputation because of their condition could get better preventative treatment thanks to two new risk prediction tools created by University of Nottingham researchers and medical software company Clinrisk Ltd.
Release Date
Last Year
Business minister celebrates ground-breaking Technology Entrepreneurship Centre

Business minister celebrates ground-breaking Technology Entrepreneurship Centre

Description
Business Minister Anna Soubry visited The University of Nottingham today to mark the start of work on a new £5.2m centre which will house the next generation of Nottingham's entrepreneurs.
Release Date
Last Year
Drone used to scan mysterious Hemlock Stone in Nottinghamshire

Drone used to scan mysterious Hemlock Stone in Nottinghamshire

Description
The University of Nottingham has used a drone to survey a 200-million-year-old red sandstone pillar in Nottinghamshire to determine if it was made by prehistoric humans or is a natural feature.
Release Date
Last Year
Made in Nottingham - two hundred Chinese businesses

Made in Nottingham - two hundred Chinese businesses

Description
Over 200 chief executives of Chinese geospatial engineering businesses have been trained by The University of Nottingham over the last six years.
Release Date
Last Year
New clinical guidelines and public awareness campaign slash diagnosis time for children's brain tumours

New clinical guidelines and public awareness campaign slash diagnosis time for children's brain tumours

Description
The UK's performance on diagnosing brain tumours in children and young people has been transformed by new clinical guidelines and a national awareness campaign — taking it from one of the worst ranking countries in the world to one of the best.
Release Date
Last Year
Student's headphones are music to the ears of product design business

Student's headphones are music to the ears of product design business

Description
A former University of Nottingham student made such an impression with her headphone designs that a new company is being been set up to develop and manufacture them.
Release Date
Last Year
Celebrating Nottingham's creativity

Celebrating Nottingham's creativity

Description
A public festival will showcase and celebrate the best of the cultural and artistic scene in Nottingham this month.
Release Date
Last Year
Have you spotted the #beastsofUoN?

Have you spotted the #beastsofUoN?

Description
A groundskeeper at The University of Nottingham is showcasing his wildlife photography skills and has produced a charity 2016 calendar of wild birds which were all taken on the University's UK campuses.
Release Date
Last Year
Discover how social scientists are shaping society today through free events

Discover how social scientists are shaping society today through free events

Description
The University of Nottingham is hosting four free public events about its research as part of the Economic and Social Research Council's 13th annual Festival of Social Science.
Release Date
Last Year
Exploring TV, film, comics and more – the Popular Culture Lecture Series strikes back

Exploring TV, film, comics and more – the Popular Culture Lecture Series strikes back

Description
This November marks the return of the free public lecture series with a twist. From Taylor Swift to heavy metal, professional wrestling to Harry Potter, and genetically-engineered dragons to James Bond, there's something for everyone in this year's Popular Culture Lecture Series, taking place at The University of Nottingham.
Release Date
Last Year
The University of Nottingham contributes £1.1bn a year to UK economy, report says

The University of Nottingham contributes £1.1bn a year to UK economy, report says

Description
The University of Nottingham contributes £1.1bn a year to the UK economy and supports around 18,000 jobs across the country according to a new report.
Release Date
Last Year
Nottingham obtains a newly-discovered typescript of D.H. Lawrence's Pansies

Nottingham obtains a newly-discovered typescript of D.H. Lawrence's Pansies

Description
The University of Nottingham has purchased an important and fascinating typescript of D.H. Lawrence's Pansies – his best known collection of poems.
Release Date
Last Year
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