The past fortnight's news from schools around the University

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yesterday

University of Bristol University of Bristol - Faculty of Engineering news
ACCIS CDT student leads inspirational primary school workshop Last month PhD researcher Simon Bates, from the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Advanced Composites for innovation and Science (ACCIS CDT), tried his hand at engaging a younger audience in the world of composite materials and engineering at Stow-on-the-wold Primary School.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Faculty of Health Sciences
Dance artist is Feel It! Festival's first performer The first open commission for the Elizabeth Blackwell Institute’s Feel It! Festival has been announced as a performance by dance artist Viv Gordon.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Graduate School of Education news

two days ago

University of Bristol University of Bristol - Research news
How Bristol engineers helped cyclists on the road to Olympic success Research carried out by the University of Bristol has helped in the development of bikes used by the victorious Team GB cyclists at Rio 2016.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies news
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Physics news
Towards practical quantum metrology with photon counting Scientists are harnessing quantum physical effects to achieve sensors with unprecedented sensitivity. Researchers from the Centre for Quantum Photonics have sought a new approach to quantum measurements and have had their results published in Nature.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Clinical Research and Imaging Centre news

three days ago

University of Bristol University of Bristol - Research news
Wind energy expert appointed visiting professor A world-leading expert in wind turbine design and analysis has been appointed a Visiting Industrial Professor at the University of Bristol within the Department of Aerospace Engineering. This will involve working with staff across the Faculty of Engineering and the Cabot Institute’s Low Carbon Energy Research Group.
Bristol team’s mission to improve engineering education A team of Engineering Design graduates from the University of Bristol has been awarded £20,000 and free business mentoring to launch their educational product that could increase student access to previously expensive manufacturing machines.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Chemistry news
Professor Ian Manners' group publish in Nature Communications Congratulations to Professor Ian Manners and colleagues for their recent paper which has been published in Nature Communications.
Professor Ian Manners' group publish in Nature Chemistry Congratulations to Professor Ian Manners and Rebecca Musgrave for their recent paper which has been published in Nature Chemistry
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies news
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Department of English news

four days ago

University of Bristol University of Bristol - Research news
Reef castaways: Can coral make it across Darwin’s 'impassable' barrier? An international team of researchers have shown that vulnerable coral populations in the eastern tropical Pacific have been completely isolated from the rest of the Pacific Ocean for at least the past two decades.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Experimental Psychology News

five days ago

IT Services University of Bristol - IT Services news
Old filestore mappings retired, Wednesday 7th September A small number of users may be affected when we retire old non resilient file store links on the 7th September.  These are links that reference \\dfs1\deptfs resources…
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Research news
Record-breaking student takes on Scottish kayak challenge A Bristol student is preparing to kayak continuously for 13 hours, covering 120km of Scotland’s fastest flowing river to raise money for charity.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Sport, Exercise and Health news
Two golds and a silver for Bristol alumni in Rio University of Bristol graduate Georgie Twigg became a double Olympic medal winner on Friday after the Team GB women’s hockey team took gold in Rio.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Chemistry news
Rebecca Ingle awarded a British Federation of Women Graduates (BFWG) Scholarship Congratulations to 3rd Year Chemistry PhD Student, Rebecca Ingle, who has been awarded a British Federation of Women Graduates (BFWG) Scholarship
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies news

eight days ago

University of Bristol University of Bristol - Research news
Unhealthy diet during pregnancy could be linked to ADHD New research led by scientists from King's College London and the University of Bristol has found that a high-fat, high-sugar diet during pregnancy may be linked to symptoms of ADHD in children who show conduct problems early in life.
People favour expressive, communicative robots over efficient and effective ones Making an assistive robot partner expressive and communicative is likely to make it more satisfying to work with and lead to users trusting it more, even if it makes mistakes, a new study suggests.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Sport, Exercise and Health news
Former Bristol student Hannah nets a sailing gold in Rio Former University of Bristol student Hannah Mills has won a gold medal in the Rio 2016 Olympics after an impressive display in the sailing.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Faculty of Health Sciences
Unhealthy diet during pregnancy could be linked to ADHD New research led by scientists from King's College London and the University of Bristol has found that a high-fat, high-sugar diet during pregnancy may be linked to symptoms of ADHD in children who show conduct problems early in life.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - University of Bristol Law School news

nine days ago

University of Bristol University of Bristol - Clinical Research and Imaging Centre news

ten days ago

University of Bristol University of Bristol - University of Bristol Law School news

eleven days ago

IT Services University of Bristol - IT Services news
Student Computer Room open 24/7 during exams From August 22nd, during the Re-Sits and Supplementary Exams period, the Student Computer Room in the Computer Centre will be open 24/7…
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Research news
Elbows of extinct marsupial lion suggest unique hunting style Scientists from the Universities of Bristol and Málaga have proposed that the long extinct marsupial lion hunted in a very unique way - by using its teeth to hold prey before dispatching them with its huge claws.
New Antarctic ice discovery aids future climate predictions A team of British climate scientists comparing today's environment with the warm period before the last ice age has discovered a 65 percent reduction of Antarctic sea ice around 128,000 years ago.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Sport, Exercise and Health news
Megan Carter-Davies breaks records at World Orienteering Championships Megan Carter-Davies, a 1st Year Mathematics student and member of the University's Orienteering Club, competed for Great Britain in two World Championships this summer.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies news

twelve days ago

University of Bristol University of Bristol - Research news
Study probes link between prenatal paracetamol use and childhood behaviour problems Using the common pain-relieving medication acetaminophen – or paracetamol – during pregnancy is associated with increased risk for multiple behavioural problems in children, new research has found.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Faculty of Health Sciences
Study probes link between prenatal paracetamol use and childhood behaviour problems Using the common pain-relieving medication acetaminophen – or paracetamol – during pregnancy is associated with increased risk for multiple behavioural problems in children, new research has found.
University of Bristol University of Bristol - Graduate School of Education news
Professional Services Staff working together to give something back GSoE Professional Services Team spend a morning helping out at Elm Tree Farm as part of the School's collaborative working programme.

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