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Infectious diseases to be detected and prevented thanks to £4m grant

Infectious diseases could be detected, prevented and controlled thanks to a new £4m grant from the NIHR to the University of Warwick. Researchers will work with partners to develop the use of cutting edge genomics to protect public health.


Students wanted for Data Science for Social Good

Applications are now open for the second Data Science for Social Good Summer Fellowship being held at the University of Warwick.

The Data Science for Social Good (DSSG) initiative was started at the University of Chicago in 2013 and sees students, PhDs, graduates and data science enthusiasts come together to learn new skills and work on projects submitted by charities, public organisations and social enterprises.

Fri 24 Jan 2020, 15:37 | Tags: Warwick Business School, Sciences

Used Nissan LEAF batteries given “second life” thanks to WMG, University of Warwick

The ability to reuse high numbers of Electric Vehicle Lithium Ion batteries for domestic and industrial use is becoming a reality for Nissan thanks to a new grading system developed by researchers at WMG, University of Warwick.

Tue 21 Jan 2020, 08:53 | Tags: manufacturing, WMG, Engineering, research, Environment, Batteries, Sciences

Warwick ranked as one of UK’s top 3 Universities for “High Flier” graduates most sought after by leading employers

Leading employers have ranked the University of Warwick as one of UK’s top three universities for “High Flier” graduates most sought after in a survey published today, Monday 20th January 2020.

Mon 20 Jan 2020, 08:59 | Tags: careers

Transparency discovered in crystals with ultrahigh piezoelectricity

Use of an AC rather than a DC electric field can improve the piezoelectric response of a crystal. Now, an international team of researchers say that cycles of AC fields also make the internal crystal domains in some materials bigger and the crystal transparent. The research was undertaken using world-class equipment housed within the X-ray Diffraction Research Technology Platform based in the University of Warwick’s Department of Physics.

Fri 17 Jan 2020, 09:05 | Tags: Physics, research

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