Could ‘Iron Man’ style suit be the answer to the world’s biggest nuclear challenge?
3 December 2018
If wearable technologies are the future, a radioactive-busting robotic suit could represent yet one more dramatic step into the beyond.
ACCIS CDT student receives ORE Catapult prize
30 November 2018
ACCIS CDT PhD student Kirk Willicombe has been awarded the 2017/18 ORE Catapult prize for the ‘Best Taught Mark in the ACCIS CDT Taught Component'
Bristol Composites Institute (ACCIS) Conference 2018 success!
29 November 2018
The annual Bristol Composites Institute (ACCIS) conference was held on Thursday 22nd November and attracted around 200 delegates.
Smart Internet Lab Researchers attend 2018 Global Mobile Broadband Forum
20 November 2018
The 2018 Global Mobile Broadband Forum (MBB) is currently taking place over 3 days (19-21 Nov) at the ExCeL Centre in London.
u-blox and University of Bristol selected as a finalist in 2018 TechWorks awards
19 November 2018
u-blox and University of Bristol are proud to announce their selection as a finalist in the Research Collaboration category of the TechWorks Awards 2018 – the highest accolade in the UK Deep Tech Industry, for their R&D project on Reconfigurable Wireless Transceivers for Global Connectivity.
ACCIS team's composites manufacturing process wins £10,000 backing fund
13 November 2018
A revolutionary and world-first composites manufacturing process that places carbon fibres tapes along curved paths without causing defects has won this year’s University of Bristol’s New Enterprise Competition (NEC) and £10,000 funding.
South West Nuclear Hub wins Academic Innovator award
9 November 2018
The South West Nuclear Hub is the proud winner of an The Engineer Collaborate to Innovate Award, following a recent ceremony in London.
Collaboration with Wood Group on research contracts for Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
6 November 2018
A number of academics from the Faculty of Engineering, as partners of Wood plc, has been awarded two new contracts to carry out research work on behalf of the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA).
EU Quantum Flagship Project UNIQORN advances the next generation of quantum communication systems
28 October 2018
The multidisciplinary project UNIQORN, which kicks off this month, will develop quantum technology for the mass market. Quantum communication systems, mostly found in research laboratories, will be squeezed into small and reliable photonic integrated circuits. By carefully laying out each element along the development chain from fabrication to application, the Horizon 2020 project will not only reduce size and cost, but will also bring improvements in terms of robustness and reproducibility.
Lord Hutton Gives Colston Research Society Annual Lecture
26 October 2018
The nuclear industry's prospects are the brightest for a generation, according to Lord Hutton, speaking at a public lecture at the University of Bristol.
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