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Subglacial valleys and mountain ranges discovered near South Pole

Subglacial valleys and mountain ranges discovered near South Pole

Press Releases   •   May 24, 2018 19:00 BST

Researchers have discovered mountain ranges and three huge, deep subglacial valleys from data collected during the first modern aerogeophysical survey of the South Pole region. The findings are the first to emerge from extensive ice penetrating radar data collected in Antarctica as part of the European Space Agency PolarGAP project and have been published in Geophysical Research Letters.

Northumbria receives £754,000 to help establish how quickly a massive Antarctic glacier could collapse

Northumbria receives £754,000 to help establish how quickly a massive Antarctic glacier could collapse

Press Releases   •   Apr 30, 2018 14:18 BST

Researchers from Northumbria University have been awarded £754,000 to take part in one of the most detailed and extensive examinations of a massive Antarctic glacier ever undertaken.

 EXPERT COMMENT - These ants have evolved a complex system of battlefield triage and rescue

EXPERT COMMENT - These ants have evolved a complex system of battlefield triage and rescue

Press Releases   •   Apr 19, 2018 11:38 BST

Teaching Fellow in the Department of Geography and Environmental Sciences at Northumbria University , Mike Jeffries, discusses ants having evolved a complex system of battlefield triage and rescue for The Conversation.

BAFTA nomination for virtual reality game that helps dementia research

BAFTA nomination for virtual reality game that helps dementia research

Press Releases   •   Apr 12, 2018 09:55 BST

An innovative virtual reality game co-designed by an architect at Northumbria University which aims to help the fight against dementia has been shortlisted for a BAFTA award.

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National Engineering and Construction Recruitment Exhibition

National Engineering and Construction Recruitment Exhibition

Events   •   Apr 20, 2016 17:16 BST

Meet recruiters from a wide range of engineering firms. The National Engineering & Construction Recruitment Exhibition offers a vast array of opportunities for all engineering and construction professionals and graduates.

Apr 22 - Apr 23

NEC Birmingham

Professor Barry Gilbertson Lecture

Professor Barry Gilbertson Lecture

Events   •   Feb 05, 2016 15:08 GMT

Visiting Professor to the Faculty of Engineering and Environment "Diversity – Difference or Distinction?" Culture is Complex Synopsis Free Admission and no pre-booking required

Feb 10, 17:30 - 18:30 GMT

Nixon Hall Ellison Building Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST

Public Lecture Series: George Clarke Hon DCL

Public Lecture Series: George Clarke Hon DCL

Events   •   Jan 27, 2016 12:07 GMT

George Clarke is an architect, TV presenter and Creative Director of architectural practice George Clarke + Partners. He has also recently set up an independent television production company, Amazing Productions. He is an ambassador for Shelter, The Maggie Centre’s, The Prince's Foundation for Building Community and City & Country Group and is Patron of the Civic Trust Awards.

Apr 25, 18:00 - 19:30 BST

Lecture Theatre 001, Business and Law Building, City Campus East at Northumbria University.

Threats to Openness in the Digital World

Threats to Openness in the Digital World

Events   •   Nov 02, 2015 16:40 GMT

This conference will consider and debate the issues surrounding the growing threats to citizens’ rights to access public archives in the digital world, a world which has made access to and review of records a more complex and challenging issue. The delegate rate for this conference is £75. This rate includes the full conference with hospitality as indicated in the below programme.

Nov 24 - Nov 25

Northumbria University The Great Hall Sutherland Building Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST

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A 3D image of the three subglacial valleys (the Patuxent Trough, Foundation Trough and Offset Rift Basin), from the data recorded in the PolarGAP survey

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Radar surveys across the Transantarctic Mountains.

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Researchers working in the Antarctic

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Antarctica

Antarctica

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Short interview with Prof. Hilmar Gudmundsson speaking about the Thwaites Glacier

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A short one-minute interview, suitable for social media, of Prof. Hilmar Gudmundsson speaking about his involvement in a UK/USA collabora...

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Prof. Hilmar Gudmundsson speaking about the Thwaites Glacier

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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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Department of Geography at Northumbria University

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Geography at Northumbria University encompasses all of our work in physical and human geography, environmental science and management, he...

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