Search for tag: "future"

Ancient and Environmental DNA Facility - part two (building the ÆDNA lab)

An update on the construction of the Ancient and Environmental DNA Lab, at "The Limes", Sutton Bonington

From  Tristan Dew 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Future Food | building a rhizotron system: time-lapse

A time-lapse video of the assembly process of building a rhizotron system - part of the Future Food Beacon. For more information visit:…

From  Jacqueline Anderson 1 likes 45 plays 0  

FoodSHOTS Episode 4: Bacon

An introduction to the science behind bacon and curing with Dr Tristan Dew of the Future Food Beacon. For more information about Future Food research at the University of Nottingham visit:…

From  Tristan Dew 2 likes 21 plays 0  

How can we deliver a healthy, sustainable, carbon-neutral UK food supply? - Dr Peter Noy video

Dr Peter Noy talking head video introducing the Future Food Beacon's food policy recommendations. This was filmed by Sense About Science as part of Evidence Week in November 2020

From  Andrew Edwards 0 likes 22 plays 0  

How can we deliver a healthy, sustainable, carbon-neutral UK food supply? - animation

1 minute animation bringing to life an infographic produced for the Future Food Beacon by Sense About Science for Evidence Week in November 2020.

From  Andrew Edwards 0 likes 19 plays 0  

An introduction to the Ionomics Facility

An introduction to the Ionomics facility - part of the Future Food Beacon For more information visit: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/research/beacons-of-excellence/future-food/index.aspx

From  Tristan Dew 2 likes 42 plays 0  

Ancient DNA Facility - part one (the plan)

The first of three films in a series looking at the development of a new Ancient DNA facility, at UoN. For more information visit: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/future-food

From  Tristan Dew 1 likes 23 plays 0  

An Introduction to the MakerSpace

An introduction to the MakerSpace - part of the Future Food Beacon. For more information visit: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/future-food

From  Tristan Dew 1 likes 34 plays 0  

Business Schools for Good

The Chartered Association of Business Schools (Chartered ABS) and ITN Productions Industry News have released a series of short films that explore how UK business schools are supporting…

From  Victoria Wrigley 0 likes 271 plays 0  

Why Study Eschatology with Michael Burdett

Why are Christians interested in the End of the World once again? Michael Burdett argues that the rise in interest in eschatology is linked to our current concern with the future – forced on us…

From  Simon Barnett 0 likes 13 plays 0  

FoodSHOTS Episode 3: Jams, fruit preserves and pectin

An introduction to the science of jams and pectin gels, with Dr Tristan Dew of the Future Food Beacon. For more information about Future Food research at the University of Nottingham visit:…

From  Tristan Dew 1 likes 26 plays 0  

FoodSHOTS Episode 1: Homebrew

An introduction to the science of beer and homebrewing, with Dr Tristan Dew of the Future Food Beacon. For more information about Future Food research at the University of Nottingham visit:…

From  Tristan Dew 2 likes 20 plays 0  

FoodSHOTS Episode 2: Bread (Sourdough)

An introduction to the science of bread and sourdough, with Dr Tristan Dew of the Future Food Beacon For more information about Future Food research at the University of Nottingham visit:…

From  Tristan Dew 3 likes 21 plays 0  

What is wrong with our food system? A talk by Prof Jose Graziano da Silva

In October 2019 the Future Food Beacon hosted outgoing Director-General of FAO, Prof Jose Graziano da Silva, in Nottingham. Prof da Silva gave a talk titled 'What is wrong with our food…

From  Lexi Earl 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Future Food Beacon researchers giving a Science on Tap lecture

This is a brief video of highlights from our Science on Tap lecture, delivered in Beijing, China in March 2019. Drs Kate Millar, Levi Yant and Prof Zoe Wilson gave a talk on the future of food.

From  Lexi Earl 0 likes 6 plays 0  

ECIU Student Insights

A child born today will not graduate from a European university until around 2040. The question is what type of university education will they experience in another 20 years from now? How will…

From  Joe Bell 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Advanced Manufacturing Building official opening

With manufacturing on the cusp of a technological revolution, a flagship research facility has opened its doors at the University of Nottingham to help future-proof UK industry in a competitive…

From  Emma Lowry 0 likes 158 plays 0  

Future Learn - example of 3 transitions

Future Learn - example of 3 transitions

From  Debs Storey 0 likes 1 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 0 likes 83 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 0 likes 82 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 0 likes 60 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 0 likes 77 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 0 likes 47 plays 0  

Adnaan Shakur - Future Engineer

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

From  Alice Pearmain 0 likes 171 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  Debs Storey 0 likes 123 plays 0  

Louise, Future Engineer at The University of Nottingham

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  Tom Travis 0 likes 110 plays 0  

Steve, Future Engineer at The University of Nottingham

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  Tom Travis 0 likes 31 plays 0  

Daniel, Future Engineer at The University of Nottingham

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  Tom Travis 0 likes 58 plays 0  

Matt, Future Engineer at The University of Nottingham

Matt Farndon, undergraduate studying Chemical Engineering at The University of Nottingham, discusses his course experience and how group work will set him up for a great career in the industry.

From  Tom Travis 0 likes 57 plays 0  

Grace, Future Engineer at The University of Nottingham

Grace Pownall, undergraduate studying Civil Engineering student at The University of Nottingham, discusses her summer placement and the experience she has gained from the University having such…

From  Tom Travis 0 likes 65 plays 0  

Alex, Future Engineer at The University of Nottingham

Alex Grey, third year undergraduate studying Architectural Environment Engineering student at The University of Nottingham discusses his industrial placement and the experience he has gained from the…

From  Tom Travis 0 likes 43 plays 0  

Securing the future of food

Our multidisciplinary research tackles one of the key challenges facing the planet: how do we feed ourselves as the growing global population puts unsustainable pressure on the world's…

From  Robert Ounsworth 0 likes 90 plays 0  

Helium Lost in Space

Helium is a non-renewable resource and is essential in supporting research into drug discovery to cure diseases such as Alzheimer’s and at current usage rates will be exhausted by 2050. The…

From  Tom Travis 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Chevening Scholars – Fan Qin from China

Fan Qin works as Protocol Officer at Chongqing Foreign Affairs Office in China. She studied Master of Public Administration (MPA) at The University of Nottingham in 2013-14, funded by Chevening…

From  David Watts 0 likes 473 plays 0  

Chevening Scholars - Hadiza Santali Sa'eed from Nigeria

Hadiza Santali Sa'eed works for the National Judicial Institute in Nigeria and studied MA International Law, Security and Terrorism at The University of Nottingham in 2013-14, funded by…

From  David Watts 0 likes 1,337 plays 0  

Chevening Scholars – Ira Paulo Pozon from the Philippines

Ira Paulo Pozon is Legal Counsel to the Vice President of the Republic of the Philippines. He studied LLM International Commercial Law at The University of Nottingham in 2013-14, funded by Chevening…

From  David Watts 0 likes 549 plays 0  

Chevening Scholars – José Ramón Jaramillo from Mexico

José Ramón Jaramillo works in an investment bank in Mexico and studied MSc Economics and Financial Economics at The University of Nottingham in 2013-14, funded by Chevening…

From  David Watts 0 likes 609 plays 0  

Chevening Scholarships at The University of Nottingham

Four of our international students studying under the UK government’s Chevening Scholarship scheme talk about the advantages of studying in the UK, the Chevening programme, and life at The…

From  David Watts 0 likes 5,972 plays 0  

How to Read Your Boss Course Promo

Have you ever wondered how to actually talk to your boss? Having trouble getting your message across in meetings? How to Read your Boss can help. Led by Dr Louise Mullany from the School of English…

From  Simon Barnett 0 likes 71 plays 0  

Talk on Bambara Groundnut impresses at UK PlantSci 2014

One of the two prize winners speaking in the ‘Future generations’session of this year's UK PlantSci event organised by UK Plant Sciences Federation was Presidor Kendabie. The…

From  Elizabeth Cass 0 likes 98 plays 0  

Sustainability, Society and You, Course Trailer

Taking a little step towards making a real impact A new online course introducing learners of any age to the key issues surrounding sustainability - it is free and open to everyone. This is the…

From  Simon Barnett 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Impact Campaign - An Introduction

Impact: The Campaign for Nottingham will raise £150 million in philanthropic support across five strategic themes over the next five years. Our five themes encompass a series of high-impact…

From  Sarah Blythe 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Impact Campaign - Ingenuity

Impact: The Campaign for Nottingham will raise £150 million in philanthropic support across five strategic themes over the next five years. Our five themes encompass a series of high-impact…

From  Sarah Blythe 0 likes 32 plays 0  

Impact Campaign - Health and Well-Being

Impact: The Campaign for Nottingham will raise £150 million in philanthropic support across five strategic themes over the next five years. Our five themes encompass a series of high-impact…

From  Sarah Blythe 0 likes 76 plays 0  

Impact Campaign - Sustainable Futures

Impact: The Campaign for Nottingham will raise £150 million in philanthropic support across five strategic themes over the next five years. Our five themes encompass a series of high-impact…

From  Sarah Blythe 0 likes 60 plays 0  

Impact Campaign - Nurturing Talent

Impact: The Campaign for Nottingham will raise £150 million in philanthropic support across five strategic themes over the next five years. Our five themes encompass a series of high-impact…

From  Sarah Blythe 0 likes 65 plays 0  

Impact Campaign - The Nottingham Experience

Impact: The Campaign for Nottingham will raise £150 million in philanthropic support across five strategic themes over the next five years. Our five themes encompass a series of high-impact…

From  Sarah Blythe 0 likes 83 plays 0  

Crops for the Future - work on new centre begins

The development of a new Crops for the Future Research Centre begins alongside the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

From  Digital Communications 0 likes 70 plays 0  

Anisha Parmar - PhD Crop Improvement

Anisha tells us how well she works with her supervisor.

From  Digital Communications 0 likes 118 plays 0  

The University of Nottingham's Doctoral Training Centres

Professor Jerry Roberts explains how the Doctoral Training Centres can benefit both students and industry. To read more about the Doctoral Training Centres visit http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/dtc

From  Debs Storey 0 likes 246 plays 0  

How will Plants Cope with Climate Change?

Crucial international research into climate change and agriculture is being carried out at the University of Nottingham. Find out more about international research at the University of Nottingham on…

From  Digital Communications 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Global Food Security and Efficient Plants

How are scientists working to double global food production by 2050? The University of Nottingham is producing world-class research into producing nutrition-efficient plants, as part of a wider look…

From  Digital Communications 0 likes 30 plays 0