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Research news and press releases from Bath.

Commentary and analysis

Articles written by our researchers on the news of the day.

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Find out more about the opportunities to take part in research projects.

Take part in autism research

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We're looking for adults with and without autism to take part in our research to develop techniques to support those with autism to recall events in interviews.


Upcoming research events including public lectures and seminars by visiting academics.

Social Mobility and its Enemies

12 Jul 2018 12.30pm 10 West 2.01, University of Bath

Dr Lee Elliot Major, Chief Executive, The Sutton Trust will present a seminar.

Tackling the challenges of plastic waste

13 Jul 2018 12.00am TBA, Bristol

EPSRC holds a workshop on the current and future capacity and capability for engineering & physical sciences research to deliver a waste-free plastics economy.

Watch and listen

Expand your knowledge through our popular public lecture podcasts or watch short videos showcasing our research projects.

A culture of crime

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Dr Felia Allum talks about organised crime in Naples, explaining the link between Italian culture and crime and where fact ends and fiction begins.

Research activity, groups and facilities

Read the latest published papers from our academics and find out more about the research facilities we have and how you can use them.


Case studies that highlight the depth of our research impact on society.

Unearthing the voices of the mine

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Our new feature film from Roy Maconachie and Simon Wharf explores the pathway of a diamond from mine to market, and asks the question, who really benefits?

The search for tomorrow's champions

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A late start to puberty can mean talented athletes are overlooked. Our researcher is working with the Premier League to harness young players' true potential.

Research integrity and ethics

Our policies and procedures on how we carry out ethically responsible research.