Archive for the ‘None’ Category

New drug shows potential as a different kind of antidepressant in mouse trials

A potential new antidepressant and antianxiety treatment with a unique mechanism of action has been developed by scientists at the University of Bath.

Statement in response to UCAS admissions figures

In response to reports based on preliminary information provided confidentially to University of Bath by UCAS, Mike Nicholson, Director of Student Recruitment & Admissions, said:

Funding secured to help business grow and innovate

The University has secured nearly £750,000 from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) to establish a sustainable technologies business acceleration hub.

West of England confirms go-ahead for Ultra Low Emission Vehicles

The West of England, today, Monday 30 October, confirmed £10 million will be awarded to the University of Bath to build the Institute for Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems (IAAPS).

Wise up to tobacco industry tax juggling tactics warns new research

New research from the TCRG shows how Big Tobacco companies have deployed sophisticated pricing strategies to undermine public health efforts.

Dr Restrepo on peace in Colombia

Dr José Restrepo has spoken about the role of universities in the transition to peace in Colombia

Adding Chrome to your computer

In order to view the live stream, or watch recordings, of Let's Talk you will need to use Chrome as your browser.

Testing wastewater could give early warning system for preventing epidemics

New ‘water fingerprinting’ technology developed by researchers at the University of Bath to test a city’s water could soon be mitigating infectious disease, limiting the spread of antibiotic resistant “superbugs” such as E. coli, and enabling authorities to monitor the overall health of the public.

Humanoid robot tests to explore AI ethics

Artificial intelligence researchers at the University of Bath have been awarded €250,000 to conduct a series of unique experiments on how people interact with humanoid robots.

Jennifer wins Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals

Colleague wins Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals at Biathle World Championships in Spain

IT maintenance affects linux.bath network Tues 10 Oct

Staff Spotlight on... Prof. Nick Pearce

This week's Staff Spotlight is on Professor Nick Pearce who talks policy, vineyards and Revolver

Help improve support for first time students

Good Neighbour Campaign kicks off this October

Students and staff from the University of Bath and Bath Spa University will join forces this month as part of the Good Neighbour Campaign.

Disruption to SharePoint and printing for Linux & Mac

New University printers

Over the summer the University replaced the printers across the University.

Young researchers enjoy Uni life

The Nuffield Placement scheme is aimed at Year 12 students studying STEM subjects

Arts Council England grant to support community art at the University

Our arts centre, The Edge, is celebrating its first grant from Arts Council England, to enable more local people to enjoy its new Autumn/Winter programme.

Watch Steph’s Scholarship story

Find out more about Steph's journey from Odd Down to Claverton Down, thanks to a scholarship

Bath named top university in the region

Details of our award and ranking in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018