February

   
   

Home-grown Olympians head for University

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Nottingham Olympians return to The University of Nottingham

Dust factory in a dead star

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Interstellar space dust from a dead star could unlock the secrets of the early universe.

Prestigious European Research Council Advanced Grant Award in Chemistry

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Major new grant of €2.5M to support ground-breaking research .

Steroids ineffective in young children with wheeze

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Steroid tablets do not reduce the symptoms of virus-induced wheezing in pre-school children.

Tributes paid to Lord Dearing

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Tributes have been paid to Lord Ron Dearing who has died aged 78.

Research into carbon fibre recycling helps air industry go green

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University engineers pioneer research into carbon fibre recycling for air industry.

Astronomers need YOU to help create galaxy guide

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How many arms does a spiral galaxy have? Can you spot a galaxy with a 'peanut' bulge?

Spreading the word on human rights

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Memorandum of Understanding on human rights education signed

Study targets smoking 'hot spot'

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Smoking in Aspley is nearly twice national average

New recession-busting voucher scheme for innovative businesses

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New voucher scheme gives businesses recession-busting expertise in innovation.

Research stars of the future receive £2.9m grant

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The University has won £2.9m for science and engineering research.

Wild about the evolution of domesticated yeast

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Despite years of domestication yeast remains the model 'model' organism.

Chemistry and love — the science of Valentine's Day explained

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Professor Martyn Poliakoff examines the science of Valentine's Day.

Students' Day of Action in Lenton

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Students help to make neighbourhood cleaner, safer and more eco-friendly.

Research and teaching promotions at The University of Nottingham

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25 staff promoted to Senior Research Fellow, Lecturer, Tutor, or University Teacher.

Causes and consequences of the current financial crisis

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Seminar by Dr Andrew Sentance of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee.

Building science bridges — with India

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A knowledge highway in biopharmaceuticals is launched between Nottingham and India.

Running away from depression

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New research on how exercise can banish the blues for women with depression.

Cracking a controversial solid state mystery

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Scientists come closer to finding out what makes molten glass solid.

£200k re-vamp for University research facilities

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New university research facilities opened by Chief Pharmaceutical Officer.

Classified — the lonely heart's long road to respectability

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A new book explains how we have come to love the personal column.

Engineering technology pinpoints earliest signs of animal life

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Engineering technology helps find earliest evidence of animal life so far.

GP software 'to prevent heart disease'

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More accurate assessments for patients most at risk from cardiovascular disease

Coveted fellowship for researcher

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National recognition for promising research into hepatitis C virus

Exhibition and student competition focus on sustainable energy

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Sustainable energy technology goes on show to students and the public.

Archbishop's Book Prize nomination

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Academic's book hailed as one of the best works of contemporary theological writing

'Entrepreneurial' accolade for The University of Nottingham

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The University of Nottingham has been named 'Midlands Enterprising University of the Year'.

New chapter at The University of Nottingham Ningbo, China

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Professor Roger Woods becomes Provost and CEO of The University of Nottingham Ningbo.
 

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