News and events
Scientists at UCL have shown a new way of reading electron spins, which eliminates the need for powerful magnetic fields and reduces the reliance on very low temperatures. The study is published this week in the journal Nature Materials.
Published: Mar 26, 2015 9:49:40 AM
The European Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science, Carlos Moedas, visited UCL today. He held a meeting with the President & Provost of UCL, Professor Michael Arthur, before being visiting the London Centre for Nanotechnology.
Published: Mar 24, 2015 4:21:56 PM
Research has demonstrated laser control of quantum states in
an ordinary silicon wafer and observation of these states via a conventional
Published: Mar 20, 2015 11:42:14 AM
Patrick Wolfe, executive director of UCL’s Big Data
Institute has recently returned from Japan, where he was working on developing
closer links between UCL and Japanese institutions.
Published: Mar 17, 2015 11:11:01 AM
A team of scientists at UCL led by Peter Barker and Tania
Monteiro (UCL Physics and Astronomy) has developed a new technology which could
one day create quantum phenomena in objects far larger than any achieved so far.
Published: Mar 17, 2015 9:44:12 AM
Dr Codina Cotar has been awarded the EPSRC Grant EP/M027694/1 under the First Grant Scheme. The project is called “Continuous gradient interfaces with disorder”.
Published: Mar 23, 2015 9:56:20 AM
STS first year PhD Student, Alex Mankoo, has won a competitive award to attend the 8th European Spring School on History Of Science And Popularization. This year’s theme is “Living In A Toxic World (1800-2000), Experts, Activism, Industry And Regulation” and will be held at Maó (Menorca), 14-16 May 2015. There will be talks by a number of experts on all aspects of the history of toxic environments, as well as poster and workshop sessions on the same theme. Alex’s doctoral research is on the history tear gas, which fits well with the general theme of the Spring school.
Published: Mar 20, 2015 6:43:45 PM
4 March 2015 STS MSc students were joined from professionals from science communication to learn more about potential careers.
Published: Mar 17, 2015 5:08:41 PM
Congratulations to Jack Stilgoe on the publication of his new book:
Published: Mar 14, 2015 7:40:07 AM
The use of time resolved aerosol assisted chemical vapour deposition in mapping metal oxide thin film growth and fine tuning functional properties
by Nicholas P. Chadwick, Sanjayan Sathasivam, Salem M. Bawaked, Mohamed Mokhtar, Shaeel A. Althabaiti, Sulaiman N. Basahel, Ivan P. Parkin and Claire J. Carmalt.
Published: Mar 12, 2015 3:10:39 PM