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Dr Vicky Strong, Lecturer at Nottingham Trent University, talks about her interest in research, how the skills she gained during her degree and clinical practice were important in her research, and…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 27th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

X-ray vision reveals how plants ‘breathe’

Scientists have discovered how plants create networks of air channels – the lungs of the leaf – to transport carbon dioxide (CO2) to their cells. Botanists have known since the 19th…

From  Lindsay Brooke on June 26th, 2019 0 likes 77 plays 0  

Decision making under stress

An investigation into how authorised firearms police officers make decisions in high stress situations is being carried out by researchers from the University of Nottingham and Aston University in…

From  Lindsay Brooke on April 10th, 2019 0 likes 97 plays 0  

#WeAreUoN Gaby's story

Dr Gaby Neher is an inspiring educator, mentor and researcher. With specialist expertise in the Renaissance period of art history, Gaby's always looking for new and interesting ways to engage…

From  Deborah Storey on March 14th, 2019 0 likes 34 plays 0  

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  

Discover your career

We offer a world of possibility for our passionate staff, where together we all make a difference. Discover how you can further your career and unlock your potential at the University of Nottingham.…

From  Mark Williams on January 16th, 2019 0 likes 467 plays 0  

Celebrating our technical talent

Our technical colleagues at the University of Nottingham are vital to the success of our institution, bringing skills and expertise that are essential to delivering research and teaching on an…

From  Digital Communications on November 30th, 2018 0 likes 307 plays 0  

Discovery. For the world

Real world research. Real world impact. Our research knows no limits. Our discoveries change lives across the globe. Discover more about our world-changing research: nottingham.ac.uk/research

From  Sophie Moyses on November 21st, 2018 0 likes 553 plays 0  

PhD in Translational Imaging (School of Medicine)

Dr Shahideh Safavi, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Division of Respiratory Medicine, School of Medicine, speaks about studying for a PhD in Translational Imaging at the University of Nottingham,…

From  Chin Koh on October 18th, 2018 0 likes 61 plays 0  

Our brand new Cancer Sciences courses and purpose built Cancer Centre

Academics and students discuss the brand new BSc and MSci Cancer Sciences courses being launched at the University of Nottingham in September 2019, along with the new purpose built Centre for Cancer…

From  Deborah Storey on September 7th, 2018 0 likes 281 plays 0  

Our brand new BSc and MSci courses in Cancer Sciences

Academics discussing the brand new BSc and MSci Cancer Sciences course being launched in September 2019 at the University of Nottingham. Find out more: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ccs

From  Deborah Storey on September 6th, 2018 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Our brand new purpose built Cancer Centre

Academic discussing the purpose built Cancer Centre which is due to open in winter 2019 at the University of Nottingham. Find out more: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ccs

From  Deborah Storey on September 6th, 2018 0 likes 398 plays 0  

Studying a PhD at the School of Medicine

Our PhD students talk about what it's like to study at the School of Medicine and Nottingham. They also share their top tips for PhD applications and making the most of your PhD studies at the…

From  Chin Koh on August 8th, 2018 0 likes 342 plays 0  

Pioneering a cleaner, greener future

As pressures mount to find cleaner energy alternatives to fossil fuels, our world-class researchers are pioneering alternative electrical power sources that will enable the transportation system of…

From  Deborah Storey on April 17th, 2018 0 likes 10 plays 0  

When you give, you give hope, joy and belief

Thank you for giving special moments. You make incredible things happen and push the boundaries of what is possible.

From  Thomas Hills on March 8th, 2018 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Viewing Art in The Netherlands: The Unforgettable Programme

Since 2013 the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam and the Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven have endeavoured to improve quality of life for people with dementia and their loved ones. They developed a special…

From  Jocelyn Daniels on February 22nd, 2018 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Psychology 360 facilities tour

Take a look around the range of facilities and study spaces available to our Psychology students. www.nottingham.ac.uk/psychology

From  Tom Travis on February 12th, 2018 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Vlog 2: Research funding - the need, opportunities, support

'Building the support needed to conduct leading research' In his second vlog, Professor John Atherton, Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences,…

From  Janice Sablitzky on February 5th, 2018 0 likes 45 plays 0  

Every time you give, you give moments like these. Thank you.

For all the hours of research, the studies and trials you've made possible, thank you. When you give, you give moments like these. A special thank you to the O'Connor family for being…

From  Thomas Hills on December 13th, 2017 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Neuroscience | work experience, projects and being an international student

Marco talks about his work placement at Eli Lilly and gives tips to other neuroscience students travelling from abroad to study at Nottingham.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Zoology | optional modules, field courses and ladybird research

Max talks about the different modules available such as the field course to the Peak District and recommends things for new zoology students to get involved in.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 53 plays 0  

Neuroscience | Australia, research and student life

Eliot talks about his year abroad working in a lab in Australia and gives advice to new neuroscience students.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 79 plays 0  

Zoology | parasitology, work placements and societies

Cyan explains her third-year research project and talks about the opportunities available to zoology students.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Neuroscience | advice, work experience and city life

Charlotte gives tips for new students and shares her experience of studying neuroscience at Nottingham.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 134 plays 0  

Biochemistry | research, modules and uni life

Emily tells us what it’s like to be a biochemistry student as well as giving advice to those interested in studying at Nottingham.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 148 plays 0  

Durian industry could suffer without the endangered fruit bat

Scientists have discovered that Southeast Asia’s endangered fruit bats – commonly known as flying foxes – play an important part in the pollination of the iconic and economically…

From  Lindsay Brooke on October 3rd, 2017 0 likes 45 plays 0  

Every time you give, you give moments like these

Each year, hundreds of children and their families are faced with the terrifying diagnosis of a brain tumour. We believe that these children deserve the best. Our aim is to give every child with a…

From  Thomas Hills on September 15th, 2017 0 likes 81 plays 0  

A big difference between Asian and African elephants is diet

New research involving the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus and the University of Florida has shown that there are significant differences between the Asian and the African forest elephant…

From  Lindsay Brooke on August 29th, 2017 0 likes 134 plays 0  

The Future of Research Excellence and Global Impact

Securing sustainable food supplies, ending slavery and developing greener transport systems, are three of six most pressing global challenges the University of Nottingham on the 22 June 2017 set…

From  Deborah Storey on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 108 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  

Our research leaders of tomorrow

Our Anne McLaren and Nottingham Research Fellowship schemes produce the next generation of outstanding research leaders. We are recruiting an unprecedented number of research fellows as part of a…

From  Sophie Moyses on July 21st, 2017 0 likes 797 plays 0  

Rail at Nottingham

Find out what research is being done into rail at the University of Nottingham.

From  Deborah Storey on July 19th, 2017 0 likes 49 plays 0  

Automotive at Nottingham

Find out what research is being done into Automotive at the University of Nottingham.

From  Deborah Storey on July 19th, 2017 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Seamless and Intelligent Mobility at Nottingham

Find out what research is being done into Seamless and Intelligent Mobility at the University of Nottingham.

From  Deborah Storey on July 19th, 2017 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Tinnitus: past, present, and future

In this Inaugural Public Lecture, attended by members of the public, students and staff, Professor David Baguley discussed perspectives on tinnitus (the sensation of sound when there is no external…

From  Deborah Storey on June 29th, 2017 0 likes 132 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  

Scientists make waves with black hole research

Scientists at the University of Nottingham have made a significant leap forward in understanding the workings of one of the mysteries of the universe. They have successfully simulated the conditions…

From  Lindsay Brooke on June 14th, 2017 0 likes 470 plays 0  

Discover our world

Welcome to our extraordinary world. A world where we unlock potential, where we equip our students to change the world, and where our pioneering research solves global challenges. Discover our world,…

From  Deborah Storey on June 13th, 2017 0 likes 2,025 plays 0  

Welcome to our world

Welcome to our extraordinary world. A world where we unlock potential, where we equip our students to change the world, and where our pioneering research solves global challenges. Discover our world,…

From  Deborah Storey on June 13th, 2017 0 likes 19,835 plays 0  

Discovering a research platform through our fellowship schemes

Our competitive, internally funded fellowships aim to attract and retain exceptional early career researchers to deliver world-leading research. Lisa White, a current Anne McLaren Fellow in the…

From  Deborah Storey on June 13th, 2017 0 likes 312 plays 0  

Discovering the next generation of research leaders through our fellowships

Our competitive, internally funded fellowships aim to attract and retain exceptional early career researchers to deliver world-leading research. Samanta Piano, Assistant Professor in Metrology and a…

From  Deborah Storey on June 13th, 2017 0 likes 141 plays 0  

Diabetic retinopathy

Researchers at The University of Nottingham are studying whether simple eye drops could be used instead to treat patients for the condition diabetic retinopathy and prevent blindness in a project…

From  Emma Thorne on May 23rd, 2017 0 likes 132 plays 0  

Victoria Jansen - MARM 2017 profile

Victoria Jansen discusses being on the MA Research Methods - Health Pathway course

From  Rebecca Weaver on May 12th, 2017 0 likes 99 plays 0  

Richard Alvey - MARM 2017 profile

Richard Alvey discusses being on the MA Research Methods - Health Pathway course

From  Rebecca Weaver on May 12th, 2017 0 likes 74 plays 0  

Alison Cowley - MARM 2017 profile

Alison Cowley discusses being on the MA Research Methods - Health Pathway course

From  Rebecca Weaver on May 12th, 2017 0 likes 46 plays 0  

MSc Stem Cell Technology and Regenerative Medicine

A short video for the MSc Stem Cell Technology and Regenerative Medicine. This pioneering course aims to maximise the employability of students. Our track record shows 90% of graduates secure stem…

From  Digital Communications on April 3rd, 2017 0 likes 10,024 plays 0  

Securing rights and justice for all

We are the world's largest group of rights and justice scholars and advise governments and NGOs around the globe on the creation of sustainable, open and creative societies. More information:…

From  Robert Ounsworth on December 16th, 2016 0 likes 56 plays 0  

Technology tackles health challenges

Innovative technologies help health services respond to huge challenges such as ageing populations and increases in chronic conditions. Find out how our cutting-edge research is being applied by…

From  Robert Ounsworth on December 15th, 2016 1 likes 87 plays 0  

The EU referendum and research – message from Dame Jessica Corner, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research

Dame Jessica Corner, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research, talks about the University’s response to the EU referendum result in relation to research.

From  Tom Travis on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 256 plays 0  

The EU referendum and research – what does this mean for staff?

Dame Jessica Corner, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research, discusses the impact of the EU referendum on our research academics and what the University is doing to support them.

From  Tom Travis on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 209 plays 0  

The EU referendum and research – what does this mean for students?

Dame Jessica Corner, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research, talks about how the EU referendum could affect research students and what the University is doing to support them.

From  Tom Travis on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 778 plays 0  

Nottingham working with Brazil to tackle the world’s most pressing problems

There may be 5,185 miles between Rio de Janeiro and The University of Nottingham, but take a look at how our research and collaborative work with Brazil is changing the world. Read about our…

From  Tom Travis on August 2nd, 2016 0 likes 1,603 plays 0  

Dream Here

As part of our AHRC-funded Connected Communities Project to create Nottingham's first black history mural, the Centre for Research in Race and Rights commissioned Panya Banjoko to write and…

From  Zoe Trodd on June 21st, 2016 1 likes 68 plays 0  

Pathways: The Nottingham Black History Mural

In 2016, the University of Nottingham's Centre for Research in Race and Rights (C3R), which is part of the Research Priority Area in Rights and Justice, and the New Art Exchange joined together…

From  Zoe Trodd on June 21st, 2016 0 likes 45 plays 0  

...And they're off - Life Cycle 6 heads off on 170 mile warm up!

A team of 32 University of Nottingham staff, students and friends set off this morning to cycle the Way of the Roses to help raise £1 million for life-changing breast cancer research. The…

From  Lindsay Brooke on June 3rd, 2016 0 likes 8 plays 0  

In Partnership: In Research

The Vice-Chancellors of Birmingham and Nottingham reflect on five years of working together in Brazil and the launch of a unique £10m Signature Research Centre.

From  Deborah Storey on May 10th, 2016 0 likes 2 plays 0  

In Partnership: In Education

To mark five years of partnership, the Vice-Chancellors of Birmingham and Nottingham consider how the strategic partnership has developed in the area of education.

From  Deborah Storey on May 10th, 2016 0 likes 0 plays 0  

The 3D-CF Study

Dr Sally Palser talks about the 3D-CF study

From  Nicki Keating on April 6th, 2016 1 likes 100 plays 0  

C3R - the trailer

This is a short trailer for the Centre for Research in Race and Rights (C3R) at The University of Nottingham. For more informaiton visit: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/go/c3r

From  Timo Schrader on March 9th, 2016 0 likes 166 plays 0  

Fruit gardens enhance mammal diversity and biomass in Southeast Asian rainforest

Traditional fruit gardens planted by indigenous communities in the Malaysian rainforest increase the diversity of the animals who make it their home. The study, led by researchers at The University…

From  Lindsay Brooke on February 1st, 2016 0 likes 85 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