Tag / engineering and environment
Press Releases • Jan 17, 2018 09:56 GMT
A former Williams Formula One aerodynamics expert has joined Northumbria University, Newcastle, to lead new research using its recently installed, state-of-the-art wind tunnel facilities.
EXPERT COMMENT: New housing can be affordable and homely if builders learn lessons from the car industry – and IKEA
Press Releases • Jan 12, 2018 11:40 GMT
Associate Professor in Architecture and Built Environment, David Morton, discusses affordable housing for The Conversation.
Press Releases • Dec 15, 2017 10:31 GMT
The Honorary Consuls for Sweden, Germany and France have visited Northumbria University to discuss their consular and cultural diplomacy initiatives, and how they can support international students.
Press Releases • Dec 07, 2017 11:44 GMT
A Northumbria graduate, who has carried out unique research exploring the relationship between place and architectural design through extensive walked enquiry into the landscape, has been awarded one of the architecture profession’s most prestigious student prizes.
Press Releases • Dec 01, 2017 11:12 GMT
Northumbria University and Ryder have been recognised as the UK’s most innovative collaboration between a business and a university in the Times Higher Education Awards.
Press Releases • Nov 24, 2017 13:27 GMT
Northumbria is one of three North East universities who will form a new research centre to improve energy technology at the atomic level.
Press Releases • Nov 14, 2017 16:50 GMT
A Northumbria academic, who has led ground-breaking research into the development of self-repairing concrete, has been sworn-in as a City of Durham Freeman.
EXPERT COMMENT: Hydroelectric dams threaten Brazil's mysterious Pantanal - one of the world's great wetland
Press Releases • Nov 07, 2017 12:58 GMT
Senior Lecturer in Physical Geography, Dr Bronwen Whitney, contributes to an article discussing Hydroelectric dams threatening Brazil’s mysterious Pantanal for The Conversation.
Press Releases • Oct 24, 2017 16:49 BST
Northumbria University’s engineering and technology courses now rank in the top 300 in the world, according to Times Higher Education’s World University Rankings 2018.
Press Releases • Oct 20, 2017 09:30 BST
Northumbria University, Newcastle, has unveiled its stunning vision of a world-class new home for its flagship Architecture degrees.
Press Releases • Oct 11, 2017 15:39 BST
More than 37,000 school children, parents and teachers have benefitted from a pioneering £3 million project designed to help engage young people with science, according to new figures released this week.
Press Releases • Sep 25, 2017 15:47 BST
Northumbria University, Newcastle has been chosen to take part in a multi-million pound research project exploring how light could be used to allow electronic devices to communicate in the smart homes, cars, factories and businesses of the future.
Press Releases • Jul 17, 2017 13:14 BST
Selina Sutton, PhD student at Northumbria University, writes about the complex issues surrounding emoji design in the modern society.
Press Releases • Jun 22, 2017 11:26 BST
Northumbria University’s teaching excellence has been recognised in a Silver Award in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). The new national scheme is aimed at assessing the quality of undergraduate teaching in universities, colleges and other higher education providers.
Press Releases • Apr 13, 2017 13:58 BST
Paul Jones, Professor of Architecture at Northumbria, writes about the future of cities for The Conversation.
Press Releases • Apr 10, 2017 15:12 BST
Researchers from Northumbria University, Newcastle have won a prize in a prestigious national science photography competition with a stunning image depicting their work into smart surfaces.