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Faculty of Science
World-leading research and flexible courses in biosciences, chemistry, computer science, mathematics, natural sciences, pharmacy, pharmacology and physics.
An ultraportable, low-cost device invented by researchers at the University of Bath proves highly successful at detecting the street drug Spice.
New Milner Centre for Evolution study tracks how “flower power” survived mass extinction 66 million years ago to become the dominant plant type
LabCycle, co-founded by a University of Bath graduate, recycles plastic lab waste into new test tubes and petri dishes.
Professor Matt Wills explains in The Conversation how evolution isn't always a "march of progress", with mammals evolving in many different directions.
The Department of Physics played host to the 2023 international workshop on superconductivity and magnetism in two-dimensional films and heterostructures.
A soft ball designed to support mental health by ‘personifying’ breath has been invented by a computer science student at the University of Bath.
Natural Sciences student Bea Perks researched a placement outside her degree's field, and made significant discoveries.
Biochemistry student Kate Dicker describes how her placement at GeneSys Biotech Ltd has convinced her to pursue a lab-based career.
Physics student Adam Stannard opted for a placement as an operational research analyst to gain new skills and insight into the business world.
We combine cutting-edge analytical equipment with extensive in-house expertise to provide a comprehensive material and chemical characterisation service.
We provide access and training on specialist equipment for micro-scale and nano-scale fabrication for University of Bath researchers and external organisations.
A multi-user facility providing protein expression and purification services to researchers across the University and beyond.