Archive for July 2018

Developing the #NeverOK project

An update on the #NeverOK project heading into 2018/19

Dr Jane White elected as Chair of Academic Assembly

Dr Jane White has been elected as Chair of Academic Assembly from 1 August 2018 for three years.

Report from Council 19 July

Read the report of the Council meeting held on Thursday 19 July 2018.

Apply for Bath-FAPESP international research funding 2018/19

A new call for collaborative research projects with the São Paulo State Research Foundation in Brazil is now open.

Why new experiences can get the creative juices flowing

New research suggests that seeking out new experiences can lead to light bulb moments.

Bookings now open for August's Social Media Cafe

Do you have a question about social media? Book an appointment at this new initiative.

Sophie's cycling challenge for Brain Tumour Research

Support Sophie Oldacres as she cycles Ireland in memory of her husband and to raise awareness and funds.

Travelling overseas on University business?

From 1 August 2018, Global Response are replacing Intana as the provider of emergency and medical assistance to travellers overseas on University Business.

Artificial intelligence takes on chemical research

In a new paper published in Nature, researchers review the rapid progress in machine learning for the chemical sciences.

The Fantastical Multimedia Pop-Up Project is now open

Experience artworks alongside University of Bath research, from CAMERA's augmented reality to Dr Michael Proulx's work in to seeing through sound.

New School of Management building work underway

First cut of the turf marks start of work on the ground for new School of Management building

Changes to the collection of hazardous waste

Changes will be in effect from 30 July

Astrophysicists capture “reverse shock” to solve puzzle about the universe’s biggest explosions

Astronomers captured a cataclysmic stellar explosion, a gamma-ray burst, and studied its “afterglow”, confirming University of Bath scientists' predictions.

National Student Survey (NSS) 2018 results

The University of Bath has received an overall satisfaction rating of 86.04% in the latest NSS results, published today.

Dr Fairchild on Trade Wars versus Free Trade

Superbug study spots link between people and animals

Scientists have shed light on how a major cause of human and animal disease can jump between species, by studying its genes.

IT maintenance affects Github, Tue 31 Jul, 8am to 9am

Github (Version Control) will be unavailable for approximately 30 minutes, whilst we apply an upgrade to improve security and increase features.

How number crunching can optimise crisp frying

The 138th ESGI workshop, held on campus earlier this month, brought together mathematicians and industry to work side by side in solving real-world problems.

Process Improvement Champion's achievements

The Process Champions network celebrates its first year

Dr Rocha writes for AWE about 'talking algae' research

Dr Paulo Rocha (Elec Eng) writes for AWE international magazine about his ‘ talking algae’