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New planet nine times the mass of Jupiter found in nearby star system

An international team including a University of Warwick astronomer has discovered a new planet around a nearby star.

Tue 20 Aug 2019, 11:31 | Tags: Physics, Astrophysics, research, Space

‘Deforming’ solar cells could be clue to improved efficiency

Solar panelsSolar cells and light sensing technologies could be made more efficient by taking advantage of an unusual property due to deformations and defects in their structures.

Mon 29 Jul 2019, 11:24 | Tags: Physics, research, solar power

First-ever visualisations of electrical gating effects on electronic structure could lead to longer-lasting devices

Scientists have visualised the electronic structure in a microelectronic device for the first time, opening up opportunities for finely-tuned high performance electronic devices.

Thu 18 Jul 2019, 08:22 | Tags: Physics, research

Birds of a feather flock together to keep their options open, say scientists

Why did you choose your job? Or where you live? Scientists at the University of Warwick have discovered that it was probably to keep your options as open as possible – and the more we co-operate together, the more opportunities are available to us.

Tue 16 Jul 2019, 12:11 | Tags: Physics, research

University of Warwick technician wins prestigious Papin Prize

A technician from the University of Warwick has won a prestigious Papin Prize at the HETS (Higher Education Technicians Summit) conference in Birmingham on the 25th June 2019.

Steven Hindmarsh from the University of Warwick was given the award for technical excellence in supporting a Core Research Facility – The Electron Microscopy Research Technology Platform.

Wed 26 Jun 2019, 12:07 | Tags: University of Warwick, Physics, Awards, research, Prize, Sciences

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