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COVID-19 news

News, views, and initiatives from our researchers and campus community in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Research and initiatives

The community is responding to the coronavirus in numerous ways - from practical, direct assistance to those on the frontline including here in Bath, to advice and resources for those stuck at home in isolation. Here's a summary of activity so far.


Comment and analysis

Drawing on their research and expertise across different disciplines, University of Bath academics have been in high demand by media outlets and others in helping the public make sense of the crisis. Here's a snapshot of activity so far.


How to model a pandemic

Kit Yates from the Department of Mathematical Sciences.

Dr Kit Yates, who has been interviewed across radio and TV in relation to the spread of the pandemic, writes for The Conversation on the maths behind covid-19.

Expertise

Through our social media channels our researchers are reflecting on different aspects of the crisis from their different disciplines. Watch these short videos here and subscribe to our YouTube playlist to be updated when more are published online.


Upcoming events

Online seminars and other initiatives drawing on University research in relation to the coronavirus crisis.


Contact us

If you are interested in finding out more about some of these proactive initiatives from members of our community, please contact the University Press Office.


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