‘Chemputer’ promises app-controlled revolution for drug production
Thu, 29 Nov 2018 19:00:00 GMT
A radical new method of producing drug molecules, which uses downloadable blueprints to easily and reliably synthesise organic chemicals via a programmable ‘chemputer’, could be set to democratise the pharmaceutical industry, scientists say.
Urban Data Research Centre Awarded New Funding
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 09:00:00 GMT
The Urban Big Data Centre at the University of Glasgow has been awarded £5 million to continue its pioneering work promoting the use of big data and innovative methods to improve social, economic and environmental well-being in cities.
Highly Cited Researchers list 2018
Tue, 27 Nov 2018 14:33:00 GMT
UofG doubles number of researchers on Clarivate Analytics list since 2017
The University of Glasgow has teamed up with NASA to offer a joint PhD to answer the question of what makes a rocket safe.
Tue, 27 Nov 2018 09:00:00 GMT
The Philosophy of Safety Engineering PhD will provide funding for a student to look at a variety of philosophical questions on the issue of the safety of aeronautics, including space travel, and how do we establish that a complex system is safe.
Pears Foundation donates £5m for Institute of Health and Wellbeing
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 13:23:00 GMT
Sleep duration and TV viewing time linked to higher death risk, especially in poorer areas
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 00:01:00 GMT
People living in deprived areas are more vulnerable to the effects of unhealthy lifestyles, including previously unrecognised risk factors such as short or long sleep duration and long TV viewing time.
UofG signs collaborative agreement with University of Sydney
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 14:05:00 GMT
Memorandum of Understanding will promote closer co-operation
Oilthigh Ghlaschu a’ foillseachadh an dàrna Plana Gàidhlig/University of Glasgow unveils its second Gaelic Language Plan
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Tha Plana Gàidhlig Oilthigh Ghlaschu, a chaidh fhoillseachadh an-diugh a’ nochdadh sgrùdaidhean-cùise de luchd-obrach agus oileanaich aig a bheil Gàidhlig/The University’s new Gaelic Language Plan, launched today, features case studies of staff and students who speak Gaelic.
Virtual Reality Classrooms and Teaching Resources to be created by University of Glasgow
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 09:00:00 GMT
Academics at the University’s College of Arts in collaboration with Glasgow-based Sublime, have been awarded funding from Innovate UK to build a higher education virtual reality (VR) platform.
UofG researchers bring science to the IKEA showroom
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 09:47:00 GMT
Scientists from the University of Glasgow will be giving the public a chance to get more than flat-packed furniture and meatballs at Glasgow’s IKEA this month, as they join Saturday shoppers to showcase the university’s world-changing research.
Depth of Vision
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 10:57:00 GMT
HORIBA Scientific develops electronic support for QuantIC's research into real-time computational 3D imaging