Archive for November 2016

Pioneering partnership with EDF Energy

The research partnership will establish the Hinkley Point C Supply Chain Innovation Lab in our School of Management

Long research titles receive fewer citations

An article in the THE cites Professor John Hudson's analysis of 155,000 journal articles submitted to REF 2014 showing that a pithy title for a research paper could significantly improve its impact.

Towards a new science of autism: 7 Dec

Professor Liz Pellicano, from UCL Institute of Education, will give the first Centre for Applied Autism Research CAAR annual lecture on 7 December 2016.

From lab bench to backbench: research informs legislation

Three researchers from the University of Bath will be learning how their research can inform legislation when they visit the House of Commons for a week in Westminster.

Building our international networks

Jonathan Knight describes how we are part of a network referred to as the University of Four Continents (U4C)

Training session: How to win campaigns

Leading environmental campaigner Chris Rose will run a development session on Wednesday 7 December

University embarks on pioneering partnership with EDF Energy

The University is embarking on an innovative research partnership with EDF Energy, the company behind the UK’s new nuclear power station project, Hinkley Point C in Somerset.

From lab bench to backbench: University of Bath researchers visit politicians in Westminster

Three researchers from the University of Bath will be learning how their research can inform legislation when they visit the House of Commons for a week in Westminster.

VC welcomes Stellenbosch visitors

The Rector & Vice-Chancellor of our partner university in South Africa recently met with staff from Bath

Public engagement project recognised in national awards

A collaborative project between our researchers and the fostering charity TACT has been shortlisted for a national public engagement award.

Watch our HSS researchers ‘ignite’ local minds

Chance to be a fly on the wall at an entertaining night of research at the pub

Syrian student looks ahead after PhD

After three years at Bath, Ammar Azzouz is now looking to make his impact on the world

English & Welsh unis join forces to boost cultural economy

GW4 universities: Bath, Bristol, Cardiff and Exeter, are exploring new collaborative ways of working with cultural organisations.

Public engagement project recognised in national awards

A collaborative project between our researchers and the fostering charity TACT has been shortlisted for a national public engagement award.

Clinical trial of infection detecting bandages begins

A clinical trial of a smart bandage which changes colour when it detects infections is beginning using samples from burns patients from four UK hospitals.

Web update from Council on 24 November 2016

A summary of the recent Council Strategy Meeting and normal business discussed on 20 October.

Students co-create Tech Enhanced Learning materials

More reliable way to produce single photons

Our physicists have found a technique to make photons that can be imprinted with quantum information

Skype for Business roll-out

The roll-out of Skype for Business to all staff will be completed before we break for Christmas

PVC leads Uni delegation to Jordan

We have made a long-term commitment to help build capacity in Jordan in terms of people & systems