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Review of 2021 at the University of Nottingham

A year in which we supported our communities, collaborated with partners and joined the global effort to fight Covid-19. Our research continued to make a significant impact, delivering economic,…

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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.

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Class of Winter 2021 - a message from our Chancellor and Vice-Chancellor | University of Nottingham

On Wednesday 8 December we celebrate our extraordinary Class of 2021 online rather than in person. Here's a message from our Chancellor Baroness Young of Hornsey OBE and Vice-Chancellor…

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Compelling new video raises awareness of eating disorder in men and boys

This video has been produced as part of the University of Nottingham's Institute for Policy and Engagement 'Limelight' series. The programme is throwing a spotlight on some of the…

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Net Zero Aviation l University of Nottingham

The UK was the first major aviation sector in the world to commit to net zero CO₂ by 2050. Achieving net zero aviation will take coordinated and determined action, taking in clean aircraft…

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My Favourite Module: Communicating the Past

Professor Helen Lovatt discusses her favourite module - second year 'Communicating the Past' where students create projects on a subject of their choice. Helen also gives an example of one…

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Welcome to your home from home.

Home isn’t a place – it’s the feeling that you’re free to be whoever you want to be. And you’ve just found it. We can’t wait to welcome you to the University of…

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Archaeology Labs Tour 2021

Final Year student Rachel Rolph takes us on a tour of the Archaeology Labs and explains what happens in the Bones, Materials and Teaching Labs with the aid of a few friendly lecturers.

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Nottingham Africa Policy Dialogue Webinar - Digital Transformation - 26 July 2021

Welcome to the the inaugural University of Nottingham Africa Policy Dialogue Webinar held on 26 July 2021. The keynote speaker was H.E. Alhaji Dr Bawumia, Vice-President of the Republic of Ghana…

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Graduation 2021: This is not your ordinary graduation

We can’t wait to invite you back to walk the stage as soon as it’s possible. Until then, know that we are indescribably proud of each of you. What you have achieved in these…

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Class of Summer 2021 - a message from our Chancellor and Vice-Chancellor | University of Nottingham

On Wednesday 4 August 2021 we celebrated our extraordinary Class of 2021 online rather than in person. Here's a message from our Chancellor Baroness Young of Hornsey OBE and Vice-Chancellor…

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Searching for snails in Hawaii

Watch Dr Angus Davison, evolutionary geneticist at the University of Nottingham, as he hunts for some very specific snails out in the Ko’olau mountains of Oahu.

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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:…

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Normal Never Changed the World: Join the University of Nottingham in 2022

Going to university in 2022? Join the world-renowned University of Nottingham for exceptional teaching and student experience. A place where we don’t settle for ordinary, average, everyday -…

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Covid-19 Day of Reflection: A Year on at UoN

It's been one year since the University of Nottingham - along with the rest of the country - went into lockdown. As we mark this #DayOfReflection, we wanted to take a moment to say: thank you. …

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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

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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

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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

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Vlog: Week in the life of a PhD student (studying online from home)

Fiona shows what she got up to during the first week of her PhD studying from home.

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Melton Hall Tour | Self-Catered Accommodation | Jubilee Campus | University of Nottingham

Postgraduate student Sarah gives us a tour of Melton Hall on Jubilee Campus. #universityofnottingham #meltonhall #jubileecampus #weareuon #extraordinarynottingham Find out more about accommodation…

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Dean of Business School - why NUBS

Nottingham University Business School’s Dean, Professor Duncan Angwin, explains that an emphasis on sustainability is at the centre of all research and teaching activities at the School. The…

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Dean of Business School - working with partners

Nottingham University Business School’s Dean, Professor Duncan Angwin, explains that engaged research with partners has high impact and leads to sustainable solutions. The Business School works…

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Research culture at Nottingham University Business School

Professor Mihaela Kelemen talks about the interdisciplinary methods of research at the Business School. Staff use a variety of methods including big data visualisation, data simulations,…

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Eradication of Modern Slavery - Professor Thomas Chesney

The research group that we’re part of is aiming to eradicate modern slavery around the world by 2030. The team builds computer models of industries to develop hypotheses that support the ending…

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Engaged research at Nottingham University Business School

Nottingham University Business School’s Dean, Professor Duncan Angwin, explains that an emphasis on sustainability is at the centre of all research and teaching activities at the School. The…

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It's All For UoN | Original song by Amelia Coburn | University of Nottingham

"Virtually together, even though we’re apart, through thick and thin we keep our heart, we help each other to be all we want to be, in this world of possibilities." It’s All For…

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Student accommodation house hunting tips | UoN SU | University of Nottingham

This year it’s more important than ever to ensure you’re making the right decisions about your housing and accommodation for next year. The University and Students’ Union are…

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Why you shouldn't panic! | BeU Week | University of Nottingham

Why you shouldn't panic! | BeU Week | University of Nottingham Why you shouldn't panic in your first few months as a student. Connecting to others is vital for our wellbeing as well as…

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Mental Health panel event Wednesday 1 July 2020

The Institute for Policy and Engagement and the Institute for Mental Health teamed up to discuss the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on our mental health and how policy makers should be…

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Research Methods and Resources

Professor Frances Knight introduces the Research Methods and Resources module which is intended to support MA students with some basic skills of research and scholarship. The image n the video…

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India's Solar Energy

Dr Liz Chatterjee, specialist in the history and political economy of energy in the age of climate change and lecturer at Queen Mary University of London, talks to us about the challenges and…

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Overseas Filipino Nurses to the UK

Dr Joy Spiliopoulos, specialist on gender and migration with a particular focus on healthcare professionals in Southeast Asia and based at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China, talks to us about…

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India's Foreign Policy

Professor Ian Hall, Deputy Director of the Griffith Asia Institute, talks to us about the unique aspects of India’s foreign policy since it became independent in 1947. Professor Hall…

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The United Front in China

Didi Kirsten Tatlow, a Senior Fellow at the German Council on Foreign Relations, Berlin, talks with us about the history and development of the United Front in China. Didi is also a senior…

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Postgraduate research in Engineering

Our research experts and impressive facilities make Nottingham the place to study your PhD.We welcome students from across the globe, who join our friendly community and develop into the engineering…

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Getting in to research

This video is a short talking-head interview with Dr Rachael Tarlinton detailing how she started work in the research sector.

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Getting in to research

This video is a short talking-head interview with Dr Richard Payne detailing how he started work in the research sector.

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Getting in to research

This video is a short talking-head interview with Dr Fiona Lovatt detailing how she started work in the research sector.

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Getting in to research

This video is a short talking-head interview with Professor Sarah Freeman detailing how she started work in the research sector.

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Let's talk about tech

Children are growing up surrounded by tech, but does the law adequately protect them online? Our research is challenging lawmakers and tech companies to protect children's rights in an…

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Our world-changing engineering research

We're proud to have a diverse and talented community of engineers here, from students and researchers to academics and alumni. Everyone in our community makes a difference and an impact.…

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Are you a vet interested in research? Watch this!

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…

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15. How to view student answers

This video demonstrates how to view answers submitted by your students in any Open Labyrinth case.

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14. Adding a photo counter to create progress bars

This video demonstrates how to add image counters to give students an idea of how far through an Open Labyrinth case they are.

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13. Adding a numerical counter

This video demonstrates how to add numerical counters to calculate an accumulation of cost in an Open Labyrinth case eg. how much diagnostic testing has cost the client.

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12. Adding a pop up message

This video demonstrates how to add a pop up message in Open Labyrinth.

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11. Making questions: Drag and drop

This video demonstrates how to add drag and drop questions in Open Labyrinth.

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10. Making questions: Free text box

This video demonstrates how to add free text box questions in Open Labyrinth.

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9. Making questions: MCQs

This video demonstrates how to add multiple choice questions in Open Labyrinth.

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8. Making small corrections quickly

This video demonstrates how to quickly make minor corrections in Open Labyrinth.

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7. Inserting a video via YouTube

This video demonstrates how to incorporate videos in to your Open Labyrinth cases.

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6. Inputting hyperlinks

This video demonstrates how to add hyperlinks to your Open Labyrinth cases.

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5. Uploading an image and changing size

This video demonstrates how to add photos and images to your Open Labyrinth cases.

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4. Tour of and using the visual editor

This video introduces you to the visual editor in Open Labyrinth.

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3. Editing nodes

This video demonstrates how to edit nodes (case pages) in Open Labyrinth.

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2. Making a case by duplicating an existing one

This video demonstrates how to make a new case in Open Labyrinth by duplicating an existing case.

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1. Tour of Open Labyrinth

This video is an introduction to the basic features of Open Labyrinth, an online platform for interactive patient based scenarios.

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The School of Veterinary Medicine and Science

The School of Veterinary Medicine and Science is research focused, highly rated by our students, and has a tradition of winning awards. Watch the video to find out more. Visit the website for more…

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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…

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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…

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#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…

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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.…

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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.…

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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…

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University of Nottingham Knowledge Exchange and Impact Awards 2018

The discovery of new bacteria-resistant plastics to reduce the incidence of hospital acquired-infections, one of the UK's most significant heritage regeneration projects, a one-in-a-million…

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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

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Three minutes with Fashion Designer Sir Paul Smith

On 12 November 2018 Sir Paul Smith visited the University to deliver a lecture about his career and the inspiration he finds in everyday things. As part of his visit he took a tour of our Ingenuity…

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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,…

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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…

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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

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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

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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…

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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…

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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.

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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…

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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

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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,…

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2017: a landmark year for research at the University of Nottingham

2017 was an unprecedented year for research at the University of Nottingham. The largest planned investment in research in the University's history was announced at the Royal Society in London,…

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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…

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Zoology | parasitology, work placements and societies

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

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Neuroscience | advice, work experience and city life

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

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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…

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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…

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Join our Superhero Walk

Grab your capes and join our 5km family friendly fancy-dress walk at University Park to help children battling brain tumours. Register yourself or a group and start your fundraising today! Date: 1…

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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…

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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…

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Rail at Nottingham

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

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Automotive at Nottingham

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

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Seamless and Intelligent Mobility at Nottingham

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

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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…

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New materials paving the way for the next generation of solar devices

The University of Nottingham’s cross cutting energy research is leading the way in the development of new solar energy technologies that could have global impact. Energy Technologies Research…

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Professor Todd Landman's blindfolded bike ride

On 17 June Todd Landman, Academic Magician and Pro-Vice-Chancellor for the Faculty of Social Sciences, cycled around Highfields Park lake blindfolded. The stunt was part of 'Wonder', the…

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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…

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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,…

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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,…

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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…

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Supporting early career researchers through our fellowships

Our competitive, internally funded fellowships aim to attract and retain exceptional early career researchers to deliver world-leading research. Dr Frankie Rawson, a current Nottingham Research…

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