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EXPERT COMMENT: AI could help drones ride air currents like birds

EXPERT COMMENT: AI could help drones ride air currents like birds

Press Releases   •   Sep 21, 2018 13:45 BST

Nick Martin, Senior Lecturer in Aerodynamics at Northumbria University, Newcastle, looks at how artificial intelligence could use lessons from nature to help drones ride air currents and stay in the air for longer.

Cold climates contributed to the extinction of the Neanderthals

Cold climates contributed to the extinction of the Neanderthals

Press Releases   •   Aug 29, 2018 11:00 BST

Climate change may have played a more important role in the extinction of Neanderthals than previously believed, according to a new study published in the journal, Proceedings of the Natural Academy of Sciences.

Northumbria supports the study of STEM subjects in former war-torn Cambodia

Northumbria supports the study of STEM subjects in former war-torn Cambodia

Press Releases   •   Aug 22, 2018 11:21 BST

Astrophysicists from Northumbria University, Newcastle are working with the Cambodian government to help students in the former war-torn country to study science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) subjects.

Researchers develop a walking frame that could keep older adults active, for longer

Researchers develop a walking frame that could keep older adults active, for longer

Press Releases   •   Aug 13, 2018 11:59 BST

A robotic walking frame that could help older people recover more quickly after a fall or injury, reducing the length of time they need to stay in hospital, is being developed in partnership with researchers at Northumbria University, Newcastle.

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 International Research Conference on Sustainable Energy, Engineering, Materials and Environment

International Research Conference on Sustainable Energy, Engineering, Materials and Environment

Events   •   Jan 05, 2017 17:20 GMT

We would like to invite you to participate in the International Research Conference on Sustainable Energy, Engineering, Materials and Environment (SEEME), which is organised by researchers from Northumbria University in partnership with Theorem Conferences and Events.

Jul 26 - Jul 28

Northumbria University City Campus East Business and Law Building Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST

Public Lecture Series: Professor Becky Strachan

Public Lecture Series: Professor Becky Strachan

Events   •   Jan 05, 2017 17:15 GMT

Professor Becky Strachan, Professor of Digital Technology and Education and the Associate Pro Vice Chancellor for Strategic Planning and Engagement, Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University Let's Educate, Learn and Flourish: How can we open doors, light fires and race with machines? Refreshments will be available from 6pm

Apr 05, 18:00 - 19:30 BST

Northumbria University Presentation Hall, Design Building City Campus East 2 Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 2SW

Public Lecture Series: Professor Tony Webster

Public Lecture Series: Professor Tony Webster

Events   •   Jan 05, 2017 16:44 GMT

Professor Tony Webster, Professor in History, Department of Humanities The People’s Colossus? The British Co-operative Wholesale Societies and the World, 1863-1970 Refreshments will be available from 6pm

Jan 05 16:40 GMT

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Photo caption: Pictured LR: Prof. Robertus von-Fay Siebenburgen, University of Sheffield; Dr Eamon Scullion, Northumbria University; HE D...

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Students from Northumbria’s Mechanical, Automotive and Electrical Engineering programmes, with Dr Ulugbek Azim​ov (centre), Programme Leader in Automotive Engine​ering.

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The site of the DKIST Telescope, Haleakala Mountain in Maui, Hawaii
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Snap evaporation - the way to control how water droplets evaporate on a solid surface

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Researchers from Northumbria University's Smart Materials and Surfaces Lab worked with the Open University to find a way to control how l...

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