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Research group awarded £1.35m to install FIB microscope – “a Swiss army penknife for the nanoworld”

16/06/2016 News

The University of Glasgow’s Materials and Condensed Matter Physics research group has been awarded £1.35m from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) to install a state-of-the-art Focused Ion Beam (FIB) microscope.

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Queen's Birthday Honours for University of Glasgow academics

13/06/2016 News

A Damehood and an OBE award have been conferred on senior University of Glasgow academics.

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Medallions on display at Space School after 60 million-mile trip

13/06/2016 News

A pair of medallions which travelled nearly 60 million miles in space will be on display at the University of Strathclyde’s Scottish Space School this month.

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British-born NASA astronaut launches space school at UWS

10/06/2016 News

British-born NASA astronaut Michael Foale joined 200 young people at the launch of a unique space school being held in UWS from 6-10 June 2016.

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Scottish Engineering Summer Experience returns for 2016

10/06/2016 News

Glasgow Caledonian University’s School of Engineering and Built Environment will, for the second year, welcome 25 students from four Indian institutions to its Scottish Engineering Summer Experience.

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GCU to host Scotland's first cyber security residential

10/06/2016 News

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is the first in Scotland to secure a three-week cyber security residential programme for 18 year olds.

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News

   

GCU to host world leading social innovation conference

Experts in social innovation will head to Glasgow this year for the world’s leading international ...

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Nanokicking research stars at Royal Society exhibition

Nanokicking stem cell research at the University of Glasgow will play a starring role at a prestigio...

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Discovery of pear-shaped nuclei point out one of universe’s biggest mysteries

Physics’ rule book may have to be rewritten after scientists discovered why there’s only a margi...

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Blog

   

What can Masters students do for you?

In the run up to the Engage with Strathclyde week, Anna Selwood, a Careers Adviser at University of ...

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Strathclyde Student Chapter of SIAM Annual Meeting

Maths might be hard to grips with, but its application in industry brings huge benefits that touch a...

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Net Benefits - Is the Digital Society Good for Us?

More than ever, we work, live, learn and engage in social networks. But are computers and the networ...

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Events

   

Celebrating the Glasgow Aesthetic Movement

Organised by the National Trust for Scotland, this event celebrates Holmwood House, built in 1857, a...

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Building Blocks at Glasgow School of Art

A series of walks, talks and events celebrating contemporary design, architecture and innovation in ...

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Mugstock Festival

Boutique festival organised on a not-for-profit basis, featuring music, food, drink, theatre, art, c...

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