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Published: 2017-09-24T21:02:48Z

 



UCL graduates are among highest paid in Sunday Times university guide

2017-09-22T09:07:12Z

UCL has again made the top ten in the latest rankings of UK universities by The Times and The Sunday Times which also includes new figures showing that UCL’s graduates are among the highest paid six months after leaving.


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UCL ranked in world's top five universities for arts and humanities

2017-09-15T10:44:56Z

UCL has been ranked fifth in the world for arts and humanities in the latest league table published by The Times Higher Education.


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Hopes for deal on EU research rise as Provost mounts Brussels mission

2017-09-11T09:34:43Z

Hopes for continued close research links between the UK and the EU after Brexit have risen after a top EU commissioner declared that securing a deal on it is “a no brainer”.


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UCL academics presenting at British Science Festival

2017-09-05T10:02:09Z

A number of UCL academics will be delivering presentations at the British Science Festival taking place in Brighton this week.


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Personality drives purchasing of luxury goods

2017-08-23T14:01:12Z

People who are 'extraverted' and on low incomes buy more luxury goods than their introverted peers to compensate for the experience of low financial status, finds new UCL research.


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Using glucose to fuel drug delivery to the brain

2017-08-04T11:47:35Z

A new drug delivery system that autonomously navigates the body using its own glucose molecules has been developed and tested by a UCL-led team of scientists.


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Measuring distance with a single photo

2017-07-25T13:29:23Z

Most cameras just record colour but now the 3D shapes of objects, captured through only a single lens, can be accurately estimated using new software developed by UCL computer scientists.


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UCL researchers honoured by The Royal Society

2017-07-18T09:20:28Z

The outstanding achievements of two UCL researchers – Professor Essi Viding and Professor Mark Miodownik – have been recognised by The Royal Society in this year’s Awards and Prizes announcement.


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Smart detectors to monitor urban bat life

2017-06-28T15:34:35Z

The activity of urban bats in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London is being monitored in real-time using new, automated smart detectors that have been developed and installed by UCL and Intel scientists in collaboration with Arup, the Bat Conservation Trust and the London Wildlife Trust.


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Magnetic implants used to treat ‘dancing eyes’

2017-06-26T11:06:05Z

A research team has successfully used magnets implanted behind a person’s eyes to treat nystagmus, a condition characterised by involuntary eye movements.


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UCL community recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours

2017-06-23T15:35:31Z

A number of people from the UCL community have been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list. 


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Authenticity key to landing a new job

2017-06-22T12:55:04Z

At job interviews, relax and be yourself – if you’re good, being yourself may be the best way to secure a job offer, according to a new study involving UCL researchers.


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Professor Patrick Wolfe to become UCL's appointed non-executive Director and Trustee at The Alan Turing Institute

2017-05-11T08:54:16Z

Patrick Wolfe, UCL Professor of Statistics and Honorary Professor of Computer Science, has agreed to join the board of the Alan Turing Institute.


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Record-breaking month for Professor Mohan Edirisinghe

2017-05-09T14:25:03Z

Professor Mohan Edirisinghe FREng (UCL Mechanical Engineering) has received three prestigious awards in as many months, recognising his groundbreaking research in materials science at UCL.


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Revolutionary method reveals impact of short circuits on battery safety

2017-04-12T14:14:28Z

How lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries behave under short-circuit conditions can now be examined using a new approach developed by a UCL-led team to help improve reliability and safety.


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How gut bacteria change cancer drug activity

2017-04-12T13:07:42Z

The activity of cancer drugs changes depending on the types of microbes living in the gut, according to a UCL-led study into how nematode worms and their microbes process drugs and nutrients.


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Collaborating AI learns to play StarCraft

2017-04-05T09:31:13Z

Multiple artificial intelligence (AI) agents have learned to work together to play StarCraft, a science fiction combat video game, by using two-way communication according to a team from UCL and Alibaba Group.


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Improving defence against earthquakes and tsunamis

2017-03-09T16:50:33Z

A pioneering new computer model has been developed to simulate the whole chain of hazard events triggered by offshore mega subduction earthquakes, by a team involving UCL and Bristol engineers.


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UCL part of new £100 million Rosalind Franklin Institute

2017-02-24T12:42:05Z

UCL is involved in the Rosalind Franklin Institute (RFI) – a major new £100 million investment by the government into the development of an innovative multi-disciplinary science and technology research centre.


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UCL staff recognised in New Year Honours 2017

2017-01-06T15:34:25Z

Congratulations to the members of the UCL community who have been recognised in the 2017 New Year Honours list.


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Revolutionary X-ray technology developed

2016-12-12T14:24:13Z

UCL scientists have successfully developed a new X-ray imaging technology that has the potential to benefit society through life-saving applications in security and healthcare.


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New solution for making 2D nanomaterials

2016-11-18T12:22:19Z

Two-dimensional (2D) nanomaterials have been made by dissolving layered materials in liquids, according to new UCL-led research. The liquids can be used to apply the 2D nanomaterials over large areas and at low costs, enabling a variety of important future applications.


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Most updates to mobile apps don’t make a noticeable difference

2016-11-15T15:02:57Z

The majority of updates to mobile apps don’t have a significant impact on user ratings, suggesting developers might release updates too frequently, according to a new study by UCL researchers.


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New UCL liaison with the Alan Turing Institute

2016-11-09T12:51:15Z

Professor David Pym (UCL Computer Science) has been appointed UCL’s University Liaison Director with the Alan Turing Institute (ATI), succeeding Professor Sofia Olhede (UCL Statistical Science).


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Peking University and UCL agree joint MBA programme

2016-11-02T11:51:52Z

Two world-leading universities, Peking University (PKU) and UCL, today reinforced their key strategic partnership, which will see them work even more closely together to address pressing global challenges.


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