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Smart sensor bandage for chronic wounds

University of Nottingham researchers have secured a major grant to develop a smart wound dressing embedded with optical fibre sensors to assess whether affected tissue is healing well or is infected.…

From  Emma Lowry on February 25th, 2019 0 likes 67 plays 0  

International Women in Engineering Day 23 June 2018

In the UK just 11% of engineering and technology undergraduates are women. Why? We approached some of our female experts, both academic and technical staff, in the Faculty of Engineering, to find…

From  Emma Lowry on June 22nd, 2018 0 likes 54 plays 0  

Mechanical Engineering Design Showcase 2018

Take a look around some of the student designs on show at the Mechanical Engineering Design Showcase 2018. To find out more visit: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/engineering

From  Deborah Storey on June 14th, 2018 0 likes 195 plays 0  

Steve Cave - Future Engineer (2)

Steve Cave, undergraduate studying Product Design and Manufacture at The University of Nottingham, discusses his industrial placement and the experience he has gained from the University having such…

From  Alice Pearmain on November 29th, 2017 0 likes 67 plays 0  

Marian Habib - Future Engineer

Architectural Environment Engineering student Marian, talks about being able to use a 3D machine to develop a lighting system.

From  Alice Pearmain on November 29th, 2017 0 likes 75 plays 0  

Lexi Wheeler - Future Engineer (3)

Louise Wheeler, undergraduate studying Mechanical Engineering student at The University of Nottingham, discusses her industrial placement and the experience she has gained from the University having…

From  Alice Pearmain on November 29th, 2017 0 likes 39 plays 0  

Emily Terry - Future Engineer

Emily, Aerospace Engineering student talks about the skills she has established on the course to give her a solid foundation of knowledge when starting her career.

From  Alice Pearmain on November 29th, 2017 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Daniel Sanham - Future Engineer (3)

Daniel Sanham, final undergraduate studying Electrical and Electronic Engineering student at The University of Nottingham, discusses his industrial placement at Renault F1 and the experience he has…

From  Alice Pearmain on November 29th, 2017 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Adnaan Shakur - Future Engineer

Adnaan, Chemical and Environmental Engineering fourth year student discusses his industrial placement at RJM International.

From  Alice Pearmain on November 29th, 2017 0 likes 111 plays 0  

Pepsi - Tim Ingmire

Tim discusses his experiences working at Pepsi including the global impact the food processing industry can have on challenges such as water usage.

From  Alice Pearmain on November 27th, 2017 0 likes 400 plays 0  

Materials Engineering and Materials Design PhD student Fernando Barrera Betanzos

Materials Engineering and Materials Design research student Fernando Barrera Betanzos talks about his PhD and his experiences at Nottingham.

From  Matthew Colver on July 28th, 2017 0 likes 95 plays 0  

Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing PhD student Alex Gasper

EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training research student Alex Gasper talks about his PhD and his experiences at Nottingham.

From  Matthew Colver on June 19th, 2017 0 likes 222 plays 0  

Your Voice in the Faculty of Engineering

The Your Voice campaign is something that all students in the Faculty of Engineering can get involved with. If you have an issue with your course, a great idea that needs funding or simply need to…

From  Tom Travis on February 24th, 2017 0 likes 101 plays 0  

Human Factors and Ergonomics MSc student James Khan

Human Factors and Ergonomics Masters student James Khan talks about his experiences at Nottingham, in the comfort of the vehicle simulation lab.

From  Matthew Colver on February 21st, 2017 0 likes 442 plays 0  

Human Factors and Ergonomics MSc at Nottingham

Associate Professor Glyn Lawson, course director of the Human Factors and Ergonomics MSc, talks about the course, and the role of human factors in engineering. Glyn also looks at past and current…

From  Matthew Colver on October 21st, 2016 0 likes 584 plays 0  

The University of Nottingham Electric Super Bike

Winners of the European Championships last year, The University of Nottingham Engineering Department have make two electric super bikes again this year to race at the Isle of Man TT super bike race,…

From  Digital Communications on June 5th, 2016 1 likes 230 plays 0  

Study Architectural Engineering at The University of Nottingham

Imagine a typical day in our Architectural Engineering department and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about studying Architectural Engineering at The University…

From  Tom Travis on April 11th, 2016 0 likes 158 plays 0  

Studying Electrical and Electronic Engineering at The University of Nottingham… it’s #MeantToBe

Take a look at a typical day for our undergraduate Electrical and Electronic Engineering students and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about studying…

From  Tom Travis on March 18th, 2016 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Studying Chemical and Environmental Engineering at The University of Nottingham... it’s #MeantToBe

Take a look at a typical day for our undergraduate Chemical and Environmental students in our UK top 10 department and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about…

From  Tom Travis on March 18th, 2016 0 likes 60 plays 0  

Studying Architecture at The University of Nottingham… it’s #MeantToBe

Take a look at a typical day for our undergraduate Architecture students and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about studying Architecture at The University of…

From  Tom Travis on March 18th, 2016 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Studying Civil Engineering at The University of Nottingham… it’s #MeantToBe

Take a look at a typical day for our undergraduate Civil Engineering students and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about studying Civil Engineering at The…

From  Tom Travis on March 18th, 2016 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Study Electrical and Electronic Engineering at The University of Nottingham

Imagine a typical day in our Electrical and Electronic Engineering department and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about studying Electrical and Electronic…

From  Tom Travis on March 16th, 2016 0 likes 139 plays 0  

Study Chemical and Environmental Engineering at The University of Nottingham

Imagine a typical day in our UK top 10 Chemical and Environmental Engineering department and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about studying Chemical and…

From  Tom Travis on March 16th, 2016 0 likes 101 plays 0  

Study Architecture at The University of Nottingham

Imagine a typical day in our Architecture department and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about studying Architecture at The University of Nottingham go to…

From  Tom Travis on March 16th, 2016 0 likes 104 plays 0  

Study Civil Engineering at The University of Nottingham

Imagine a typical day in our Civil Engineering department and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about studying Civil Engineering at The University of Nottingham…

From  Tom Travis on March 16th, 2016 0 likes 129 plays 0  

Adding an image

This video goes through how to add an image to a Label (so it appears directly onto the main page) and change the size and alignment of images.

From  Angelique Bodart on February 8th, 2016 0 likes 66 plays 0  

Displaying resources in a Folder

This video will show you how to create a Folder in Moodle and the different display options available. It will also show you the easy way to create the contents as a zip to make it easier for…

From  Angelique Bodart on January 22nd, 2016 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Allowing students to submit work as a group

This video goes through how to setup Submit as Group within a Moodle Assignment and how this aids marking

From  Angelique Bodart on January 22nd, 2016 0 likes 49 plays 0  

Creating internal navigation links within your module

This video will go through how to create internal navigation links using specific html coding. It's simpler than it sounds.

From  Angelique Bodart on January 22nd, 2016 0 likes 39 plays 0  

Dr Philip Oldfield talks about being a 2015 British Science Association Media Fellow

Dr Philip Oldfield from the Department of Architecture in the Faculty of Engineering at The University of Nottingham talks about his experience as a British Science Media Fellow embedded with the…

From  Lindsay Brooke on December 22nd, 2015 0 likes 44 plays 0  

Accessing individual student reports

This video will show you how to access the log reports for a particular student on your module.

From  Angelique Bodart on December 4th, 2015 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Activity and participation log reports

This video will show you how to access the log reports for your module to view students' interaction with your resources and activities.

From  Angelique Bodart on December 4th, 2015 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Creating groups and applying group restrictions

This video will show you how to put students into Groups within Moodle and how to apply a restriction to particular Groups to activities and resources.

From  Angelique Bodart on December 4th, 2015 0 likes 119 plays 0  

Quiz settings

This video goes over the different settings for the Quiz activity and what they can be used to achieve. This video does not cover how to add, create and set-up the different question types.

From  Angelique Bodart on November 16th, 2015 0 likes 89 plays 0  

Restricting access to resources

This video will help you understand the different restriction types available for resources including via Groups, Date and Grades.

From  Angelique Bodart on November 16th, 2015 0 likes 43 plays 0  

Page loading time in Moodle

Do pages in Moodle sometimes take longer than expected? If so, watch this video about how to add the Google Chrome 'page load time' extension to get accurate loading time readings to send…

From  Angelique Bodart on November 13th, 2015 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Romeo and Juliet - the video

This video explain the multiple options available for downloading student submissions to a Turnitin dropbox in Moodle.

From  Angelique Bodart on October 16th, 2015 0 likes 32 plays 0  

Moodle Assignment settings

This reviews a majority of the settings associated with the Assignment (Moodle) activity and how they might be used.

From  Angelique Bodart on October 15th, 2015 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Adding comments to a Turnitin assignment

This is a 'how to' video for using QuickMark in Turnitin to create, add and manage frequently used comments.

From  Angelique Bodart on October 14th, 2015 0 likes 81 plays 0  

Coleman Merenda talks about Nottingham and the IRES programme

Coleman Merenda, from Virginia Tech, USA, talks about his experiences at The University of Nottingham over summer 2015, on the IRES programme. For more information visit:…

From  Matthew Colver on September 2nd, 2015 0 likes 52 plays 0  

Valerie Kane talks about Nottingham and the IRES programme

Valerie Kane, from Virginia Tech, USA, talks about her experiences at The University of Nottingham over summer 2015, on the IRES programme. For more information visit:…

From  Matthew Colver on September 2nd, 2015 0 likes 60 plays 0  

Missie Smith talks about Nottingham and the IRES programme

Missie Smith from Virginia Tech, USA, talks about her experiences at The University of Nottingham over summer 2015, on the IRES programme. For more information visit:…

From  Matthew Colver on September 2nd, 2015 0 likes 52 plays 0  

Virginia Tech students talk about the IRES programme

Students from Virginia Tech in the USA talk about their experiences at The University of Nottingham over summer 2015, on the IRES programme. For more information visit:…

From  Matthew Colver on September 2nd, 2015 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Autonomous sail boats, unmanned aircraft and pedalling robots - all in a day's work for a mechanical engineering student.

This year's University of Nottingham Mechanical Engineering Design and Make Exhibition features prototypes of robots that pedal bicycles, machines that help clean your room, unmanned aerial…

From  Lindsay Brooke on June 8th, 2015 0 likes 154 plays 0  

Zero carbon 'HOUSE' designed and built by students 'comes home'

Design and construct a low cost, zero carbon, family starter home, transport it to Spain, build it, landscape it and open it to the public. That was the challenge faced by a group of students from…

From  Lindsay Brooke on July 17th, 2014 0 likes 58 plays 0  

Nottingham will fly high at Farnborough

The Institute for Aerospace Technology (IAT) -- an internationally leading centre for aerospace research at the University -- is exhibiting at the Farnborough International Airshow, where it is…

From  Lindsay Brooke on July 14th, 2014 0 likes 200 plays 0  

Concept house showcases fuel poverty

An entire street of ecohouses at The University of Nottingham has been completed with the opening of the Mark Group ecohouse. The house will showcase some of the latest designs and building…

From  Lindsay Brooke on October 16th, 2013 0 likes 321 plays 0