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Lu Yao, was one of thrirty one students awarded the 2015 National Award for Outstanding Self-financed Chinese Students Studying Overseas by the Chinese government.
Published: May 23, 2016 1:53:49 PM
Sadly, Professor Mike Ewing passed away last Saturday.
Mike was a member of the UCL Chemistry Department from his arrival, in 1975 from Australia, as a Ramsay Fellow.
Published: May 23, 2016 11:43:10 AM
In his recent UCL Maths and Physical Sciences Colloquium, Prof. Martin Rees (Lord Rees of Ludlow) delivered a commanding history of our universe. In keeping with the title of his talk - Real and Counterfactual Universes - Prof. Rees described the hierarchal structure of our own universe.
Published: May 23, 2016 11:00:18 AM
Two UCL scientists, Professor Ivan Parkin (UCL Chemistry) and Professor Angelos Michaelides (UCL Physics & Astronomy), have been awarded two of the Royal Society of Chemistry’s top prizes in this year’s awards.
Published: May 9, 2016 12:08:34 PM
The surface of
Mars – including the location of Beagle-2 – has been shown in unprecedented
detail by UCL scientists using a revolutionary image stacking and matching
Published: Apr 26, 2016 6:50:06 AM
The department wishes to congratulate Dr Pierre-André Maugis on his promotion to the role of Senior Research Associate. Dr Maugis joined the department after completing his PhD with the Applied Mathematics Laboratory, Sorbonne University, with his thesis work on "Dependence Models in High Dimensions". Pierre-André is working on developing nonparametric methods for network analysis, and is simultaneously leading the technology transfer of the UCL Big Data Institute.
Published: May 20, 2016 4:59:16 PM
The World’s first motion picture of our Universe, being dubbed the ‘greatest movie ever made’, is to be produced by international astronomers.
Published: May 19, 2016 1:20:02 PM
STS continues its annual series of Research Days, a forum where the STS community gathers to discuss the research we are undertaking. This fosters interdisciplinary connections and collaborations. It's a fabulous day for the community.
Published: May 18, 2016 8:24:59 PM
UCL will soon begin accepting applications for a new MSc in Health Economics and Decision Science,
due to commence in September 2017. This Masters degree spans the disciplines of
economics, statistics and epidemiology, training students in applied issues,
while providing the theoretical foundations expected of an outstanding UCL
Published: May 16, 2016 1:40:01 PM
Dr Ricardo Silva has been awarded a Knowledge Transfer Partnership grant along with Stratagem Technologies Limited, a London-based company focused on analytics for sports trading market. The grant will sponsor a Research Associate for two years, who along with the company will develop capabilities in modelling network-level effects of sport outcomes.
Published: May 4, 2016 4:51:59 PM