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2014 news releases

23 September 2014

New funds for research as ‘Manufacturing the Future’ conference opens

16 September 2014

£900k investment to use patient stem cells to treat dementia

3 September 2014

City Observatory shows visions of the future

3 September 2014

Vaccine programme leads to reduction in cervical abnormalities

25 August 2014

Fun-filled night of inspirational research in store

20 August 2014

Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre to receive £2.7m funding boost

7 August 2014

New research aims to improve energy efficiency

1 August 2014

Light technology will help battle against hospital infections

28 July 2014

Tribunal fees have 'severely limited access to justice' for workers

23 July 2014

£30 million boost for infrastructure safety studies

10 July 2014

Strathclyde and Surrey selected as partners in operation of National Physical Laboratory

2 July 2014

Innovation across Continents – new research collaborations in life science and energy

30 June 2014

University of Strathclyde and New York University join in landmark research and academic partnership

26 June 2014

MP takes tour of Strathclyde research facilities

25 June 2014

Strathclyde launches Oil and Gas Institute

18 June 2014

Burgeoning boom risks bust

17 June 2014

Scottish universities win EU funding to host night of inspirational research

11 June 2014

Satellite Mission Laboratory launched at Strathclyde

11 June 2014

Strathclyde academic appointed to World Health Organization panel

10 June 2014

Award to help fund first clinical trial with C. diff antimicrobial

6 June 2014

Newly discovered insect 'Supersonus' hits animal kingdom's highest-pitch love call

4 June 2014

Lasers create table-top supernova

3 June 2014

Spiders know the meaning of web music

29 May 2014

High aspiration entrepreneurs could boost Scottish economy

22 May 2014

Parents ‘need to be convinced’ to let children walk to school

20 May 2014

Scots kids among world’s least active, global health report card reveals

13 May 2014

Concerns raised over EU ban on ditching unwanted fish

8 May 2014

Monitor for sunburn risk goes on sale

7 May 2014

Time to close attainment gap between rich and poor Scots kids

6 May 2014

Strathclyde chemist wins prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry award

2 May 2014

Shining a light on heart disease

25 April 2014

Strathclyde launches Centre for Health Policy

25 April 2014

Get creative in RE:ACTIVE research funding competition

25 April 2014

Strathclyde Scotland’s first University to land European scholarship

16 April 2014

Vaccine cuts rates of cancer virus among Scots women

14 April 2014

Postgraduate training boost for Strathclyde students

11 April 2014

Social media pics may lead to negative body images

10 April 2014

Funding boost for doctoral training

31 March 2014

Referendum debate sparks new thinking on workplace relations

24 March 2014

Atoms and light get together to form cool, complex patterns

19 March 2014

Strathclyde biology researcher strikes gold at Westminster

17 March 2014

Scottish centre to bring space technologies down to earth

14 March 2014

£23m boost for pharmaceutical manufacturing project

12 March 2014

Direct interventions shown to improve weight reduction in cancer patients

12 March 2014

Students’ space experiment recovered from Arctic Circle

11 March 2014

Obesity associated with lower academic attainment in teenage girls, says new study

24 February 2014

£1.7 million project to investigate insect hearing systems

21 February 2014

First Fraunhofer UK research chair announced

19 February 2014

Strathclyde to provide £1.4bn boost to Scottish economy, report reveals

12 February 2014

Patients could benefit from new meningitis test

5 February 2014

New industrial biotechnology innovation centre to create 1500 jobs

31 January 2014

Strathclyde researchers set for mission to Mars

Three Strathclyde academics land Royal Society research awards

22 January 2014

Chief Medical Officer joins Strathclyde and International Prevention Research Institute

21 January 2014

Forensic science student contributes to Ministry of Defence research

20 January 2014

Strathclyde is No.1 for business collaborations

8 January2014

Researchers grapple with nuclear legacy

Business Secretary opens leading medicines research centre


2013 news releases

19 December 2013

World’s first International Max-Planck Partnership launched by Scots universities

19 December 2013

Psychological effect of stories to be probed by Strathclyde linguistics expert

17 December 2013

Strathclyde pharmacology research hailed by politicians and scientists

5 December 2013

Director of Strathclyde’s Advanced Forming Research Centre wins UK award for industry partnerships

29 November 2013

Strathclyde secures third consecutive Times Higher Education award

29 November 2013

Strathclyde academic wins risk research prize

22 November 2013

Major role for Strathclyde to educate future engineers and scientists

21 November 2013

Strathclyde students launch experiment into stratosphere

18 November 2013

Research programme to tackle asteroid and space debris manipulation

5 November 2013

Health initiative will transform patient care

28 October 2013

'Li-fi' via LED light bulb data speed breakthrough

22 October 2013

Health report card for kids shows Scotland "could do better"

21 October 2013

Moderate to vigorous exercise boosts teens’ academic performance

10 October 2013

Impact of ageing on smart phone use to be examined

9 October 2013

Peer pressure’s influence calculated by mathematician

2 October 2013

World cancer burden outlined by Strathclyde expert

1 October 2013

Legionella bacteria found in compost products

26 September 2013

3D tongue images will boost speech research

5 September 2013

Strathclyde shortlisted in prestigious awards

4 September 2013

Treatment of children with cerebral palsy could be boosted by Strathclyde research

26 August 2013

'Shapeshifting' computer program will open up drug discovery for tricky disease targets

22 August 2013

Performance boost for Scotland’s top rugby players

19 August 2013

Prestigious fellowship award for Strathclyde mathematician

13 August 2013

Highest winter losses in recent years for honey bees in Scotland

7 August 2013

Diamonds are a laser scientist’s new best friend

18 July 2013

European fish stocks poised for recovery

3 July 2013

£20 million for new health informatics research institute

2 July 2013

Institute of Physics gold medal for Strathclyde academic

28 June 2013

Strathclyde academic honoured for pioneering autism research

26 June 2013

Research raises concerns over smoke detectors’ effectiveness in waking children

25 June 2013

Gold probes may offer valuable insight into cancer

18 June 2013

New Strathclyde institute to deal with global health issues

18 June 2013

Imaging technology to improve quality of cakes

14 June 2013

Strathclyde report indicates recovery for Scottish economy

11 June 2013

World-leading future cities institute launched in Glasgow

6 June 2013

‘Team Scotland’ approach needed to boost entrepreneurship

5 June 2013

World-class manufacturing research centre receives £34.2m funding boost

5 June 2013

Schools join Strathclyde for Research Day

29 May 2013

Nanomedicines’ impact on patients under the microscope

23 May 2013

Europe’s biggest innovation organisation introduces UK base at Strathclyde

22 May 2013

Multi-million project will map the changing nature of employment

15 May 2013

Seas to be scoured for treasure trove of medicines

15 May 2013

Multi-million pound electricity grid research centre opens in Scotland

13 May 2013

Maths know-how could prevent catastrophic computer errors

9 May 2013

Scientists develop device for portable, ultra-precise clocks and quantum sensors

8 May 2013

Researchers discover world’s most extreme hearing animal

2 May 2013

Mental health network aims to promote brain disorder discoveries

1 May 2013

Strathclyde researchers explore media reporting of suicide

29 April 2013

University of Strathclyde launches space institute

23 April 2013

Strathclyde researchers work with Scotland’s fastest-growing SME

22 April 2013

Businesses and organisations to engage with University of Strathclyde

18 April 2013

World-class laser research centre opens at Strathclyde

15 April 2013

Ancient reservoir holds clues to help climate change technology

8 April 2013

Strathclyde Principal welcomes renewables inward investment from US

21 March 2013

World-class research centre set for expansion

19 March 2013

Research to boost availability of windfarms

19 March 2013

Strathclyde research highlights risk to voluntary sector

13 March 2013

International research agreement set to transform wound care

4 March 2013

Launch of food packaging ‘smart label’ developed at Strathclyde

25 February 2013

Intelligent software technology to transform power industry

25 February 2013

Students to send inflatable satellite into space

23 February 2013

Strathclyde research will help improve prostate cancer care

22 February 2013

Environmental ‘alarm’ to help monitor captured greenhouse gas

20 February 2013

Strathclyde playing a crucial role in microscope revolution

31 January 2013

Tiny lights could spark communications revolution

30 January 2013

Strathclyde spin-out to develop gels with biomedical applications

29 January 2013

Scholarship programme to develop future energy leaders

25 January 2013

Strathclyde support secures city investment

22 January 2013

Centre for White Space Communications launched

11 January 2013

Strathclyde Business School to spearhead European employment study

8 January 2013

Early years ‘barometer’ can improve children’s lives


2012 news releases

Dolphin hearing system component found in insects

Institute of Global Public Health established in Lyon and Glasgow

Strathclyde named University of the Year

European energy experts meet in Glasgow

Multi-million pound boost for innovation

Enterprise research centre will boost business growth

University researchers land prestigious brownfield award

UK’s first Fraunhofer Centre – at University of Strathclyde – announces new Head

Internet security innovation could eradicate online fraud

Strathclyde mathematician receives Royal Society award

Disgust discussed by Strathclyde researcher

£6.7 million European funding for Strathclyde research centre

University of Strathclyde to host Confucius Institute

Swine flu vaccination programme a success in Scotland

Strathclyde joins UK-wide biomedical programme

Strathclyde takes the lead in space research

Double award success for Strathclyde’s industry partnerships

New Director for Scottish Universities Insight Institute

University spin-out company shares in £7.9 million marine energy funding boost

Scottish base for company commercialising Strathclyde technology

Science council appointment for engineering professor

Green tea compound shows promise for tackling cancer

Bullying worries ‘make sleep problems 20 times more likely’

New technology to transform blood processing

Bilingualism ‘can increase mental agility’

How active is your child really?

Mapping melanin’s structure to fight skin cancer

Sun monitor set to go on the market

Strathclyde joins UK-wide biomedical programme

Students' carbon audit identifies £300,000 of savings for Scottish SMEs

Investment will help meet renewable energy targets

Glasgow to lead £3m European energy future

Business School collaborates with global energy group Senergy

Europe's largest contract research organisation to set up UK headquarters

Scotland to lead the way in smart grids

Prosthetic retina offers simple solution to restoring sight

Space School inspires next generation of scientists and engineers

Prince’s Foundation and University unveil collaborative agreement

Bright future for solar power in space

World expert outlines the future for air space travel

Major research boost for space technologies

Wound care device to be trialled in Birmingham hospital

Engineers set their sights on asteroid deflection

Strathclyde students set to spin web of the future

Researcher takes gold for engineering display in parliament

Operations director appointed at leading energy centre

MGB Biopharma announces latest successes in MRSA battle

A week of events for businesses & organisations w/c 30 April 

Major investment to support over 300 Scottish businesses

Experiment in space construction design set for rocket launch

Boost for supercomputer research

Scotland’s Space industry set for lift-off

Strathclyde collaboration highlighted in report

£10m funding boost for low carbon business support

Top bosses tell tales to keep ahead of the game

Funding boost for Malawi energy project

Green light for £89m Technology and Innovation Centre

'Texting cow' technology boost for farmers

New research centre to support UK's offshore wind industry

Lens produces hours of scientific work in seconds

Strathclyde welcomes £50 million energy technology centre

Smart paint could revolutionise structural safety

System to deliver organ transplant drug without harmful side effects

Engineers turn destructive plant into valuable carbon

New research centre to support the UK's offshore wind industry

Lens produces hours of scientific work in seconds

University welcomes £50 million energy technology centre

System to deliver organ transplant drug- without harmful side effects

BBSRC invests £3m in biosciences postgraduate training

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