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Tag: academia

University of Bath develops low cost microscopes for developing countries

10th August 2017
£1m open source hardware uses raspberry Pi controller
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Spotlight on: The supercomputers of Bristol and Bath

8th August 2017
We shine a light on some of the supercomputers (and supercomputer-powered projects) powering the future in Bristol and Bath
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Is Star Trek behind many of our modern-day technologies?

7th August 2017
David Graves, creative director at Bristol-based GWS Media and Robotics, definitely thinks so...
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Bristol joins with BT for next generation self-configuring networks

26th July 2017
£5m project for radical new self-configuring and self-healing networks
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University of Bath takes the lead in pioneering refugee housing research

20th July 2017
Research collaboration looking to design smart shelters that will improve the wellbeing of displaced people
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£29m funding gives Bath-based institute for clean vehicle research the green light

17th July 2017
University of Bath to begin building a world-class Institute for Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems
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Henry hoovers and UWE Bristol, a match made in robotic automation heaven

14th July 2017
The collaborative partnership between the University of the West of England and manufacturer of Henry hoover is deemed 'Outstanding' by Innovate UK
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The Right Trousers: developing the tech for robot-assisted trousers

12th July 2017
Guest blog: A look behind the scenes in the Bristol Robotics Laboratory, whose testing of soft robotics will contribute to the ‘Right Trousers’ project
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Bristol at heart of UK 5G test network

11th July 2017
£16m project links Bristol, Surrey and Kings College
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University of Bristol to double the power of offshore wind turbines

7th July 2017
In a £2m collaboration with the Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult, the University is forming a Wind Blade Research Hub in Bristol
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The University of Bristol announces plans for a £300m campus with a focus on tech and digital

23rd June 2017
With the bold aim to reinvent what education means, students will be in for an unprecedented experience
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More accurate 3D facial recognition comes to market

21st June 2017
Machine vision identifies a 3D facial 'fingerprint'
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Bath to host first UK LEGO league robot competition  

14th June 2017
Teams of children from around the world compete on robot designs
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Not sure who to vote for? Bristol uni students’ app comes to the rescue

6th June 2017
With the election just days away, students create iOS app to let you understand key political party policies
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Sensors boost for Bath

29th May 2017
Knowledge Transfer projects develop new sensors for quality monitoring and improved safety
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Bristol powers up its latest multi-million pound supercomputer

26th May 2017
Over 260,652 processing cores in ten racks
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BRL opens up its research to industry

24th May 2017
A 2TFLOP swarms of robots and flying snake being developed
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Researchers slash energy use in digital TV broadcasting

11th May 2017
Mobile phone technology expertise from Bristol University reduces power for broadcasters
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New tool for 5G roaming chips

2nd May 2017
Tool helps hardware and software designers develop agile radio chips
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Open day for quantum entrepreneurs

1st May 2017
Accelerator scheme provides salary and MBA-level training
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