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Business / Economics - Career - 12.03.2019

Transport - 12.03.2019
Driverless car project researches advances in vehicle connectivity
Driverless car project researches advances in vehicle connectivity
The £5.5m FLOURISH driverless car project has successfully completed the latest phase of its investigations into the requirements of the cyber-physical infrastructure of the future.

Innovation / Technology - Business / Economics - 12.03.2019

Electroengineering - Administration - 12.03.2019
Cambridge spin-out starts producing graphene at commercial scale
A recent University of Cambridge spin-out company, Paragraf, has started producing graphene - a sheet of carbon just one atomic layer thick - at up to eight inches in diameter, large enough for commercial electronic devices.

Politics - 09.03.2019
1989: The year Margaret Thatcher's apparent mastery slipped away
1989: The year Margaret Thatcher’s apparent mastery slipped away
Forty thousand pages of former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's personal and political papers from 1989 are being opened to the public at the Churchill Archives Centre and online at the website of the Margaret Thatcher Foundation.

Health - Career - 08.03.2019

Pharmacology - Life Sciences - 08.03.2019
Safer brains and mechanical hearts: News from the College
Safer brains and mechanical hearts: News from the College
Here's a batch of fresh news and announcements from across Imperial. From better materials for crash helmets, to a bioreactor which mimics heartbeats, here is some quick-read news from across the College.

Earth Sciences - Business / Economics - 08.03.2019
Opinion: Why policymakers should care about location
Opinion: Why policymakers should care about location
What account should policymaking take of the notion of 'place' - the landscapes, cities and towns we inhabit, with all the opportunities and challenges they bring?

Health - Innovation / Technology - 08.03.2019
Report outlines ’transformative’ power of Precision Medicine industry for Scotland’s people and economy
The UK Government's Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has today, at 9am, released its Science and Innovation Audit report on Precision Medicine in Scotland.

Earth Sciences - Business / Economics - 08.03.2019
Place and policy: where we live matters to policymaking
Place and policy: where we live matters to policymaking
What account should policymaking take of the notion of 'place' - the landscapes, cities and towns we inhabit, with all the opportunities and challenges they bring?

Health - Social Sciences - 07.03.2019
Wide ranging reforms needed to how authorities approach FGM safeguarding
Wide ranging reforms needed to how authorities approach FGM safeguarding
Mothers, fathers and young Somali adults have expressed a pervasive sense of disempowerment, traumatisation and victimisation at the hands of statutory services, feeding into a new report that urges authorities to change their approach.

Law / Forensics - Social Sciences - 07.03.2019

Life Sciences - Career - 07.03.2019

Health - Career - 06.03.2019
NHS staff graduate from programme that supports them to take up research
NHS staff graduate from programme that supports them to take up research
Healthcare staff from three NHS hospital trusts have completed an Imperial programme that aims to support them into research, this month.

Electroengineering - Environment - 06.03.2019
Turning cocoa bean waste into electricity for off-grid West African villages
A new green technology to generate electricity from discarded cocoa pod husks is set to benefit African farming communities currently with little or no access to grid power. The project, led by the University of Nottingham, aims to spawn an entirely new bio-fuel industry that would also improve socio-economic stability for cocoa producers in rural Ghana.

Innovation / Technology - Business / Economics - 05.03.2019

Business / Economics - Career - 05.03.2019

Academic Rankings - 05.03.2019

History / Archeology - 05.03.2019
New Generation Thinkers
New Generation Thinkers
Two researchers from Cardiff University are among this year's New Generation Thinkers, the initiative from BBC Radio 3, BBC Arts and the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).

Health - Career - 05.03.2019

History / Archeology - 04.03.2019
The meaning of field names unearthed in a new book
Borrow Bread, Dear Bought and Purgatory are just some of the dark names given to fields across history by angry farmers frustrated with poor crops, according to a newly published dictionary of field-names.

Innovation / Technology - Computer Science / Telecom - 04.03.2019
Skilling up, smart
Skilling up, smart
Businesses need the skills to adapt to new technologies, such as 3D printing, but when they emerge fast and change quickly, how do workforces plan for the future? University researchers are collaborating with small and medium-sized enterprises in the region to help find the best upskill strategies for driving innovation.

Administration - 04.03.2019

Life Sciences - Health - 01.03.2019

Innovation / Technology - 01.03.2019
Researchers back diversity in STEMM inquiry
STEMM academics at the University of Nottingham have been key to the launch of a parliamentary inquiry on the impact of science funding policy on equality, diversity, inclusion and accessibility.

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation / Technology - 01.03.2019

Innovation / Technology - Business / Economics - 01.03.2019

Innovation / Technology - Business / Economics - 01.03.2019

Health - 01.03.2019
"Our roots in the region run deep" : launch of Spotlight on East of England
As we begin a month-long focus on research and outreach activities carried out by Cambridge University across the East of England, our Vice-Chancellor talks about the importance of telling these stories.

Business / Economics - Administration - 01.03.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - Environment - 01.03.2019
Three immersive documentaries commissioned to research effects of Virtual Reality in nonfiction
Three immersive documentaries commissioned to research effects of Virtual Reality in nonfiction
The University of Bristol, University of Bath and the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol), in partnership with Watershed, are delighted to announce the commissioning of three new bold and distinctive VR documentary works.

Career - 28.02.2019
Gig economy platforms causing ’unpaid labour’ among workers in developing world
Researchers at the University of Oxford have found that the practice of hiring workers through freelancer platforms like Freelancer.com and Amazon Mechanical Turk is creating unstable working conditions for millions of people in the developing world.

Life Sciences - 28.02.2019
Utopia or dystopia: Researchers debate the future of gene editing embryos
Utopia or dystopia: Researchers debate the future of gene editing embryos
Scientists discussed the ethics of CRISPR-Cas9 as part of a partnership event for Imperial students with The Times.

Health - Pharmacology - 28.02.2019
Oxford-Harrington Rare Disease Centre to research rare diseases therapies
The University of Oxford and Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals have announced a new affiliation to advance therapies for rare diseases.

Innovation / Technology - Health - 27.02.2019

Health - Business / Economics - 27.02.2019
Brexit will cause significant harm to the NHS, finds new academic report
All forms of Brexit will negatively impact the UK National Health Service (NHS), but the prospect of a no-deal Brexit presents by far the worst scenario, with negative effects on the health care work