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Professor Ann Dowling President of the Royal Academy of Engineering

Professor Ann Dowling President of the Royal Academy of Engineering

Royal Academy of Engineering celebrates its first female President

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Call for Posters: Future Energy Challenge

Call for Posters: Future Energy Challenge

Energy@Cambridge are delighted to announce a Future Energy Challenge Poster Showcase event to be held on 22 October 2014 in Cambridge. This will precede a guest lecture given by Andy Brown, Upstream International Director at Shell. This is an open call to take part in the poster session and highlight your research to a...

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Nature Energy – Launching January 2016

Nature Energy – Launching January 2016

The provision of energy is a key issue at the heart of modern society: where do we get it from, how do we use it, and is there enough of it for what we want? Our growing thirst for energy must be matched by its supply, and that supply must be sustained. Tackling these challenges is an essential part of many fields of...

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CSaP Policy Placement Opportunities in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS)

CSaP Policy Placement Opportunities in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS)

There are a range of opportunities for PhD students and post docs at Cambridge to take up part-time and full-time secondments in BIS. Interested candidates should first seek permission from their supervisor or line manager before applying for a secondment. Secondees are not paid but travel expenses will be covered. Details...

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Climate Change Tweetathon

Climate Change Tweetathon

Relevant authorities will come together from food, water, health, business, biodiversity, the natural environment, government, cities, homes and sport to talk about the impacts of climate change and the action that can be taken to tackle it – both in the UK and globally From 0900 until 1900 (GMT) on 25 November you can...

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Senior academic promotions announced June 2014

Senior academic promotions announced June 2014

As you may have seen in The Reporter , a number of senior academic promotions were approved with effect from 1 October 2014: Our congratulations to the following 15 members of Energy@Cambridge who have been appointed to Professorships, Readerships and Senior Lectureships. NB. Academic titles on the Energy@Cambridge website...

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Queen's Birthday Honours 2015

Queen's Birthday Honours 2015

Congratulations to Professor Harry Bhadeshia FRS FREng who is knighted for his work on metals and services to Science and Technology, Professor James Jackson FRS, who receives the CBE for services to Environmental Science and Prof Lisa Hall, who has been awarded the CBE for services to higher education and to sport.

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Future Cities Prize Fellowships - PhD student opportunities

Future Cities Prize Fellowships - PhD student opportunities

The Cambridge Forum for Sustainability and the Environment is pleased to announce the first annual Research Student competition on the topic of Future Cities for University of Cambridge students. Eight PhD students will receive £2000 each to develop a short (at most 10,000 words) research paper and summarise the findings...

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Sir David Baulcombe elected President of the Biochemical Society

Sir David Baulcombe elected President of the Biochemical Society

World-renowned plant scientist and geneticist Sir David Baulcombe, FRS, has been elected President of the Biochemical Society. Sir David, whose research has contributed to major advances in molecular biology and biotechnology, will become President of the Society, the largest discipline-based learned society in the...

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ERC Advanced Grants: €445 million from the EU to 190 senior research leaders

ERC Advanced Grants: €445 million from the EU to 190 senior research leaders

The European Research Council (ERC) has announced today the award of its prestigious Advanced Grants to 190 senior researchers. The funding, worth in total €445 million, will enable them and their teams to pursue ground-breaking ideas. These are the first ERC Advanced Grants awarded under the 'excellent science' pillar of...

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