Engineering Sciences

Medicine - Agronomy Apr 6
Medicine - Agronomy
Eating a high-fat, high-sugar diet when pregnant ‘programs' both mother and child for potential health complications later in life by disrupting metabolic processes within the mother's body, researchers have found.
Medicine - Agronomy Mar 23
Medicine - Agronomy

Subsidising healthy foods by up to 10 per cent would do more to shift the eating habits of overweight and obese people than a tax on unhealthy products, and could be cost effective in the long-run, according to the findings of a new study published by economists at the University.

Agronomy - Medicine Feb 23
Agronomy - Medicine

People who suffer long-term stress may also be more prone to obesity, according to research by scientists at UCL which involved examining hair samples for levels of cortisol, a hormone which regulates the body's response to stress.

Life Sciences - Architecture Mar 21
Life Sciences - Architecture

Using a satnav to get to your destination 'switches off' parts of the brain that would otherwise be used to simulate different routes, reveals new UCL research.

Agronomy Feb 20
Agronomy

Child obesity ‘35-40%' inherited from parents, study finds. Around 35-40 per cent of a child's BMI – how fat or thin they are – is inherited from their parents, a new study has found.

Currently 59 jobs in fields Agronomy/Food Science, Architecture, Civil Engineering, Electroengineering/Microtechnics, Mechanical Engineering/Mechanics.
Selected Jobs
Mechanical Engineering - 20.04
Assistant Professor in Aerospace Engineering University of Nottingham
Civil Engineering - 19.04
Professor of Structural Engineering University of Bath
Mechanical Engineering - 17.04
Reader / Professor in Environmental Fluid Mechanics University of Dundee
Mechanical Engineering - 17.03
Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Future Manufacturing Engineering University of Bath