Articles tagged with 'sciences' & 'science' | University of Manchester

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2024
19
April
2024
| 08:42 Europe/London
Researchers from The University of Manchester investigating waste management practices for off-grid solar technologies in Malawi have discovered life-threatening quantities of lead pollution from improperly managed battery waste.
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17
April
2024
| 19:00 Europe/London
A palaeontologist at The University of Manchester has identified the fossilised remains of a second gigantic jawbone measuring more than two metres long.
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11
April
2024
| 12:21 Europe/London
Seven leading Manchester researchers are being awarded highly prestigious European Research Council (ERC) advanced grants.
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10
April
2024
| 16:00 Europe/London
In a new breakthrough that could revolutionise medical and material engineering, scientists have developed a first-of-its-kind molecular device that controls the release of multiple small molecules using force.
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08
April
2024
| 12:34 Europe/London
Researchers at The University of Manchester have achieved a groundbreaking advancement in catalyst technology.
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08
April
2024
| 10:00 Europe/London
An international team of astronomers have made a significant breakthrough in understanding the unprecedented behaviour of a previously dormant star with a powerful magnetic field.
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28
March
2024
| 12:50 Europe/London
Scientists at The University of Manchester have supported a successful bid for a new distributed research and innovation infrastructure aimed at bolstering the UK’s capability in mass spectrometry.
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22
March
2024
| 11:40 Europe/London
Dr Reem Swidah, a postdoctoral researcher at The University of Manchester, has been awarded the prestigious L'Oréal UNESCO Award for Women in Science for her work in sustainable development.
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21
March
2024
| 10:01 Europe/London
Reduced snow cover and shifting vegetation patterns in the Alps, both driven by climate change, are having major combined impacts on biodiversity and functioning of ecosystems in the high mountains, according to new research published today.
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21
March
2024
| 09:34 Europe/London
The University of Manchester has been named an Academic Centre of Excellence (ACE-CSR) in recognition of its internationally leading cyber security research. 
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18
March
2024
| 09:57 Europe/London
The University of Manchester has hosted Afzal Khan MP on a visit to the Firs Environmental Research Station which recently completed a £2 million redevelopment.  
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15
March
2024
| 11:59 Europe/London
The University of Manchester has launched a new podcast, which aims to amplify marginalised voices in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) industry.
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12
March
2024
| 15:00 Europe/London
The University of Manchester has been awarded £30 million funding by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) for four Centres for Doctoral Training as part of the UK Research and Innovation’s (UKRI) £500 million investment in
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11
March
2024
| 20:00 Europe/London
Scientists at The Universities of Manchester and Oxford have developed an AI framework that can identify and track new and concerning COVID-19 variants and could help with other infections in the future.
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11
March
2024
| 15:06 Europe/London
The Masood Entrepreneurship Centre is excited to announce the finalists for this year's Venture Further Awards.
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04
March
2024
| 17:09 Europe/London
Following the success of R2I, we are pleased to announce the programme will be running again from April 2024.
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01
March
2024
| 10:00 Europe/London
The question of where the boundary between classical and quantum physics lies is one of the longest-standing pursuits of modern scientific research and in new research published today, scientists demonstrate a novel platform that could help us find
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29
February
2024
| 10:00 Europe/London
Researchers have found water vapour in the disc around a young star exactly where planets may be forming.
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26
February
2024
| 13:57 Europe/London
Manchester’s researchers are on a mission to tackle some of the UK’s most challenging resilience and security problems. 
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21
February
2024
| 15:35 Europe/London
A review has shed light on the groundbreaking advancements in the simulation of blood flow within the intricate vascular system that could transform medical treatment and device innovation for vascular diseases.
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21
February
2024
| 10:18 Europe/London
Twenty early career researchers recently completed the Researcher to Innovator (R2I) programme, an exciting entrepreneurship training programme for researchers with ambitions to develop commercial ventures and create impact from their academic
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14
February
2024
| 11:58 Europe/London
The University of Manchester’s policy engagement, Policy@Manchester, has hosted a visit to Jodrell Bank Observatory for a leading Parliamentarian with a special interest in its work.
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13
February
2024
| 10:14 Europe/London
Today, researchers from The University of Manchester have been named as recipients of nearly £7m funding from UKRI’s Engineering Biology Hubs and Mission Award Projects which will deliver on the government’s National Vision for Engineering
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09
February
2024
| 09:00 Europe/London
In an exciting moment for the future of UK Biobank, this week (Wednesday 7 February) the organisation welcomed the Secretary of State for Science, Innovation and Technology, Michelle Donelan, to Bruntwood SciTech’s Manchester Science Park to
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05
February
2024
| 20:04 Europe/London
Researchers in the Manchester Institute of Biotechnology (MIB) at The University of Manchester have developed a new biocontainment method for limiting the escape of genetically engineered organisms used in industrial processes.
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05
February
2024
| 11:57 Europe/London
Sir Mark Hendrick MP has visited The University of Manchester’s High Voltage Lab - the biggest electrical test and research facility in UK academia - and met with leading academics to discuss a new collection of articles examining national
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01
February
2024
| 15:51 Europe/London
Researchers have started a six-week study to measure airborne pollutant emissions from domestic wood burning stoves, using a dedicated laboratory-based test facility at The University of Manchester.
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31
January
2024
| 09:25 Europe/London
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal visited Jodrell Bank yesterday (Tuesday 30 January) to mark the occasion of Jodrell Bank Observatory being awarded UNESCO World Heritage Status in 2019.
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29
January
2024
| 16:10 Europe/London
The University of Manchester and SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics have announced the establishment of the SPIE-Manchester Postgraduate Scholarship in Photonics.
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25
January
2024
| 11:46 Europe/London
A team of Manchester scientists have secured €3 million investment to bring a lithium-free energy storage solution to the global market.
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