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Architecture - 09.09.2019

Environment - Architecture - 28.06.2019
Sowing seeds for timber skyscrapers can rewind the carbon footprint of the concrete industry
The Centre for Natural Material Innovation exhibited their proposals for timber skyscrapers at the Royal Society's Summer Science Exhibition.

Event - Architecture - 24.05.2019

Architecture - History / Archeology - 28.02.2018

Architecture - 15.02.2018

Art and Design - Architecture - 05.02.2018

Architecture - Environment - 22.01.2018
E-Genie tool could grant energy saving wishes for businesses
A new monitoring tool for businesses has been developed by researchers at the University of Nottingham to help reduce energy use and cut costs. The e-Genie tool is an energy feedback system created by researchers at the University of Nottingham's school of Psychology and Horizon Digital Economy Institute with the purpose of engaging staff with energy data and supporting them to take action to reduce energy use.

Astronomy / Space Science - Architecture - 23.11.2017
University attractions are big hit at Lumiere 2017
Lumiere has been declared as a resounding success with Durham University's attractions and expertise playing a major part in the UK's biggest light festival.

Economics - Architecture - 12.10.2017

Architecture - 19.09.2017
An Imperial researcher discusses advances in aircraft air quality
Professor Peter Childs from the Dyson School of Design Engineering discusses air quality in aircraft cabins in his Q&A.

Architecture - Administration - 09.08.2017
Gabriel Epstein (1918-2017)
The University regrets to report the death of one of our original architects, Gabriel Epstein, on Tuesday 25th July.

Architecture - Health - 28.07.2017
University Statement : Oxford Hospitals Fire Safety
In response to today's announcement by Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust concerning fire safety at its hospital sites, the University's Head of the Division of Medical Sciences, Professor Christopher Kennard, has written to staff.

Event - Architecture - 20.07.2017

Architecture - Life Sciences - 29.06.2017
Meet the man behind the Dinosaurs of China exhibition
Pioneering research by a University of Nottingham academic has transformed museums in China, laying the foundation for the exclusive Dinosaurs of China exhibition which is coming to the city.

Architecture - Art and Design - 28.06.2017
Work gets underway on Welsh-designed Indian temple
After almost eight years of designing and planning, construction has finally begun on an ancient Indian temple designed by Cardiff architect Professor Adam Hardy.

Architecture - 14.06.2017
Clean energy stored in electric vehicles to power buildings
Energy stored in electric vehicles can be used to power large buildings, thanks to ground-breaking research from WMG, University of Warwick Researchers discover that by intelligently managing vehicle-to-grid technology, energy from idle vehicle batteries can be pumped back into the grid - and this would improve vehicle battery life by around 10% 'Smart grid' developed, which calculates how much energy can be taken from electric vehicles without

Architecture - 04.06.2017

Architecture - Environment - 01.03.2017
Back to the future of skyscraper design
Back to the future of skyscraper design
Answers to the problem of crippling electricity use by skyscrapers and large public buildings could be 'exhumed' from ingenious but forgotten architectural designs of the 19th and early 20th century - according to a world authority on climate and building design.

Architecture - 08.02.2017
Team create giant installation out of 25,000 pencils
Staff and students from the Welsh School of Architecture showcase novel design structure in Barcelona Staff and students from Cardiff University have taken to one of Europe's grandest cities to set-up a novel design installation with a twist.

Architecture - Environment - 16.12.2016
UCL Bartlett School of Architecture opens new home
UCL Bartlett School of Architecture opens new home
UCL opened today the new central London home of the UCL Bartlett School of Architecture which will provide facilities for 1,000 staff and students and is the first major project to be completed in the university's programme to upgrade its Bloomsbury campus.

Earth Sciences - Architecture - 09.12.2016

Architecture - 31.10.2016
‘The Hunterian in the South’ is launched at the University’s Crichton campus
The Hunterian in the South - a new rotational display giving a flavour of the University of Glasgow's Hunterian collections - has been launched officially at the University's Crichton campus in Dumfries.

Civil Engineering - Architecture - 30.06.2016
Living on the edge: succeeding in the slums
Cities exist in a state of constant flux: not always 'smart' and successful, they can be vulnerable, chaotic and seem on the edge of failure.

Civil Engineering - Architecture - 23.06.2016
Would you live in a city made of bone?
The cities of today are built with concrete and steel - but some Cambridge researchers think that the cities of the future need to go back to nature if they are to support an ever-expanding population, while keeping carbon emissions under control.

Environment - Architecture - 01.06.2016
Innovating for the future of cities
Today, we commence a month-long focus on the future of cities. To begin, Doug Crawford-Brown, Robert Mair and Koen Steemers describe the challenges our future cities will face and how mitigation depends on the innovations we create and put in place today.

Architecture - Civil Engineering - 08.04.2016
Timber skyscrapers could transform London’s skyline
London's first timber skyscraper could be a step closer to reality this week after researchers presented Mayor of London Boris Johnson with conceptual plans for an 80-storey, 300m high wooden building integrated within the Barbican. If London is going to survive it needs to increasingly densify. One way is taller buildings.

Architecture - 17.03.2016
Oxford University’s first Passivhaus gets planning permission
Kellogg College has now appointed the award-winning architect Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios to design a new, ultra-low energy building in the heart of the College's North Oxford grounds.

Architecture - 04.03.2016

Electroengineering - Architecture - 17.02.2016
Robotic drones to 'print' emergency shelters for those in need
Robotic drones to ’print’ emergency shelters for those in need
A new research project aims to develop the world's first flying robots capable of autonomously assessing and manufacturing building structures to help areas suffering from natural disasters.

Architecture - Computer Science - 09.02.2016
Crowd sourcing software could help us move house and stay where we are
The concept of moving your house without actually going anywhere isn't new — adaptive architecture has been around since the 1920s.

Architecture - 23.12.2015
Podcast: Dr Iain Jackson asks ’who lives in a modernist Indian house like this?’
In episode three of the University of Liverpool's new podcast series, Dr Iain Jackson, from the School of Architecture, guides listeners through the north of India, to this first planned city post independence in 1947.

History / Archeology - Architecture - 16.12.2015
King’s College Chapel: an architectural masterpiece and the man who told its story
Five hundred years ago the masons working on one of the world's most famous buildings completed the stonework of a chapel conceived some 70 years earlier.

Event - Architecture - 17.09.2015

Architecture - 07.09.2015

Architecture - Electroengineering - 04.09.2015