Fifteen new Vice-Chancellor’s Fellows arrive at Bristol12 November 2018Welcome to our second cohort of Vice-Chancellor’s Fellows who are starting their Fellowships at Bristol! Pro Vice-Chancellor Professor Nishan Canagarajah welcomed them at a celebratory lunch today, to connect research staff and hear about the research underway from our first cohort of Fellows.
Vice-Chancellor's Fellow Dr Anya Skatova announced as a Fellow of The Alan Turing Institute 1 November 2018Congratulations to Vice-Chancellors Fellow Dr Anya Skatova, who has been announced as a Fellow of The Alan Turing Institute. Along with 28 other academics from the University of Bristol, Fellows of The Alan Turing Institute join a prestigious group of 400 researchers from across the Turing partnership comprising thirteen leading UK universities working together to push the boundaries of data science and artificial intelligence for the public good.
Vice Chancellor's Fellow Dr Sara Correia Carreira leads research into robotic skin 4 May 2018Dr Sara Correia Carreira's VC Fellows project is looking into engineering human skin onto artificial robotic muscles so that it can stretch and bend the tissue just like in the real world. This living and moving skin equivalent represents a much more realistic model of human skin and it could have potential applications for burns patients needing skin grafts.