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Information for students from the Vice-Chancellor.
Date:
22/02/2018

Nottingham patients to benefit from £30 million

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As one of six sites in the UK awarded funding from Health Data Research UK the Midlands partnership, made up of the Universities of Birmingham, Leicester, Nottingham, Warwick, and University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, aims to make pioneering improvements in people's health.
Date:
09/02/2018

Spring Semester 2018: Language Centre module enrolment

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Students can diversify their degree course by choosing a language module for credits with the Language Centre.
Date:
09/01/2018
ERC Success -- Dr. Andy Teale awarded ERC Consolidator Grant

ERC Success -- Dr. Andy Teale awarded ERC Consolidator Grant

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Andy Teale, an Assistant Professor and Royal Society University Research Fellow within the School of Chemistry, has been awarded a major €2M Consolidator Grant (CoG) from the European Research Council (ERC).
Date:
30/11/2017
Are discarded cigarette butts the next high performing hydrogen storage material?

Are discarded cigarette butts the next high performing hydrogen storage material?

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Discarded cigarette butts are a major waste disposal and environmental pollution hazard. But chemists at the University of Nottingham have discovered that cigarette butt-derived carbons have ultra-high surface area and unprecedented hydrogen storage capacity.
Date:
01/11/2017
Probing Molecular Chirality -- New Photoelectron Circular Dichroism Techniques developed in School of Chemistry and Soleil/DESIRS collaboration

Probing Molecular Chirality -- New Photoelectron Circular Dichroism Techniques developed in School of Chemistry and Soleil/DESIRS collaboration

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A long-standing collaboration between scientists from the University of Nottingham (UK) and Soleil/DESIRS group has pioneered and developed a powerful new technique.
Date:
26/09/2017
Prof. Robert Mokaya receives prestigious Royal Society Wolfson-Merit Award for the development of alternative energy sources

Prof. Robert Mokaya receives prestigious Royal Society Wolfson-Merit Award for the development of alternative energy sources

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Robert Mokaya, Professor of Materials Chemistry at the University of Nottingham's School of Chemistry is one of 25 new Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award Holders.
Date:
26/09/2017
Cracking a 20-year puzzle -- unravelling the mechanism of organo-copper catalysts

Cracking a 20-year puzzle -- unravelling the mechanism of organo-copper catalysts

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Groundbreaking research led by Simon Woodward, a professor of synthetic organic chemistry at the University of Nottingham, has proved how a catalyst in organo-copper chemistry works.
Date:
26/09/2017
Prof. Sir Martyn Poliakoff elected Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering

Prof. Sir Martyn Poliakoff elected Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering

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Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff CBE FRS, has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering for his pioneering work in supercritical fluids which was judged "to combine engineering and chemistry in a highly imaginative way". Election to the Royal Academy of Engineering is one of the highest honours for an engineer in the UK, and there are now 10 Fellows at Nottingham including emeritus professors, underlining the quality of engineering research at the University.
Date:
26/09/2017
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