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Specialist science, engineering and computing academy officially opens

Specialist science, engineering and computing academy officially opens

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The Chief Executive Officer of Siemens UK has officially opened Nottingham University Academy of Science and Technology (NUAST).
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2 days ago
Caterpillar fungus could hold the key to relieving the pain of osteoarthritis

Caterpillar fungus could hold the key to relieving the pain of osteoarthritis

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A drug from a parasitic mushroom that lives on caterpillars could become an effective new painkiller for people with osteoarthritis within the next six years.
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6 days ago
Protecting our rights to privacy and digital dignity

Protecting our rights to privacy and digital dignity

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Researchers are designing tools and services to help people protect their privacy on social media and take more control over their personal data.
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6 days ago
Education experts are first recipients of prestigious international award

Education experts are first recipients of prestigious international award

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Two Professors from The University of Nottingham have been recognised for their innovative and influential work in mathematics education spanning more than 35 years.
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9 days ago
Biotechnology YES underway in 20th year with a new partner on board

Biotechnology YES underway in 20th year with a new partner on board

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The 2015 Biotechnology Young Entrepreneurs Scheme (YES) for early career researchers is now open for entries.
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2 weeks ago
Citizen scientists sought for project to age the surface of Mars

Citizen scientists sought for project to age the surface of Mars

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'Citizen scientists' get the chance to transform our understanding of the planet Mars.
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3 weeks ago
Nottingham China Campaign launches with gala fundraiser for dementia research

Nottingham China Campaign launches with gala fundraiser for dementia research

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The new Nottingham China Campaign was launched recently, designed to increase linkages between the Nottingham and China across a range of areas.
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3 weeks ago
Pet foods contain animal contents not explicitly identified on labels

Pet foods contain animal contents not explicitly identified on labels

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Pet food labelling comes under scrutiny.
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3 weeks ago
Keeping hungry jumbos at bay

Keeping hungry jumbos at bay

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The recorded sound of angry predators deters night time raids by hungry elephants.
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3 weeks ago
Vice-Chancellor is new Russell Group Chair

Vice-Chancellor is new Russell Group Chair

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Professor Sir David Greenaway has been selected as the new Chair of the Russell Group of Universities.
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3 weeks ago
AncientBiotics - a medieval remedy for modern day superbugs?

AncientBiotics - a medieval remedy for modern day superbugs?

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A one thousand year old remedy for eye infection from a manuscript in the British Library has been found to kill the modern superbug MRSA.
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3 weeks ago
Partnership with Indian university opens new opportunities for Nottingham

Partnership with Indian university opens new opportunities for Nottingham

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The University has signed a memorandum of understanding with Panjab, India's top-ranked university, opening up new opportunities for collaborative research, new business ventures and economic investment.
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4 weeks ago
University awarded £6m for local business growth programme

University awarded £6m for local business growth programme

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The University has received £6m from the Government's Regional Growth Fund, to provide grants which will enable businesses in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire to fulfil their growth potential.
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4 weeks ago
£1.1m study to reduce cognitive problems in people with MS

£1.1m study to reduce cognitive problems in people with MS

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Experts in Nottingham are leading a major new study into how people with multiple sclerosis (MS) could overcome problems with attention and memory associated to their condition.
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4 weeks ago
'Playing to win' – Karren Brady kicks off the Chancellor's Lecture Series

'Playing to win' – Karren Brady kicks off the Chancellor's Lecture Series

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Karren Brady CBE, Baroness of Knightsbridge and star of BBC's The Apprentice, is visiting The University of Nottingham to deliver the first ever Chancellor's Lecture on Thursday 26 March.
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4 weeks ago
Solving the world's hardest unsolved maths problems

Solving the world's hardest unsolved maths problems

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Nottingham mathematician to lead £2.3m research into the Millennium maths problems.
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5 weeks ago
A music lesson by royal appointment

A music lesson by royal appointment

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Judith Weir, current Master of the Queen's Music, is set to visit The University of Nottingham to deliver a public talk and tutorials with students on Tuesday 24 March.
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5 weeks ago
Advanced Propulsion Centre to create Power Electronics Spoke at The University of Nottingham

Advanced Propulsion Centre to create Power Electronics Spoke at The University of Nottingham

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The University of Nottingham has been selected to host the Power Electronics 'Spoke' for the UK's Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC).
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5 weeks ago
Government commits £60m to energy research at Midlands universities

Government commits £60m to energy research at Midlands universities

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The Government has confirmed £60million for a new energy research project in the Midlands.
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5 weeks ago
Researchers and musicians come together to explore noise and silence

Researchers and musicians come together to explore noise and silence

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The University of Nottingham will host a workshop with two public events reflecting on science, technology and music to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the Science Museum's landmark 1935 Noise Abatement exhibition.
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6 weeks ago
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