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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.

Northumbria automotive designs set to electrify NE1 Newcastle Motor Show audience

Northumbria automotive designs set to electrify NE1 Newcastle Motor Show audience

Press Releases   •   Jul 30, 2018 10:16 BST

Visitors to this year’s NE1 Newcastle Motor Show on the weekend of Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 August will be given a glimpse into the future of automotive technology as Northumbria University unveils an electric racing car built by its students.

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

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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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Farming in Llanos de Mojos, Bolivia

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Footage of the Sun's atmosphere, from NASA

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Images of the Sun taken on the 2012 Hi-C mission. File provided by hic.msfc.nasa.gov/index.html Movie credit: MSFC

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

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Prof. Hilmar Gudmundsson speaking about the Thwaites Glacier

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Prof. Gudmundsson is leading a project to investigate how and when Antarctica's Thwaites Glacier might collapse. This interview with ...

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