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Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing.
Kingston University
Penrhyn Road
Kingston upon Thames
Surrey KT1 2EE
Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 9000


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Professor stars on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Professor gives BBC's Dick and Dom pointers about banishing bugs

Congratulations to KU e-Racing

The week after the likes of Lewis Hamilton raced at Silverstone, students from around the world competed in Formula Student.

Media technology

Meet some of our Media Technology students and see their work.

Cutting edge research

Research poised to lead to major advances in cataract treatment

Hugo steers to an engineering degree

Working all hours as an ambulance driver, father of two and now helping drive the KU e-Racing team to success in Formula Student.

Sam's adventure into 3D films

Kingston graduate Sam Salek leads stereo conversion team for BAFTA and Oscar winner Gravity.

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Have you wondered how the film Gravity was made?

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The much talked about special effects created for the BAFTA and Oscar award winning film Gravity, reflected in the technical skills of a group of people, with graduate – Sam Salek along with his team of colleagues at Framestore producing powerful imagery.  Sam Salek who graduated in 2009 with a BSc in Media Technology, talks about how he worked with …

Posted in Computing and Information Systems News, Media Tech, SEC News

Health implications of contaminated water following the recent floods

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Expert medical microbiologist, Professor Mark Fielder at the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing, was asked by LBC news to analyse flood water in Egham, Surrey following the recent floods.  His findings by taking a sample of water for analysis in the microbiology laboratories in Kingston University revealed around 85,000 …

Posted in Infection and Immunity, SEC News, Uncategorized

Supporting the Weir Archer Academy Saturday 15 February 7:00pm-10:30pm

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The Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing will be supporting the Weir Archer Academy Charity Fundraising Evening where David Weir CBE and Coach Jenny Archer share their experiences of their success in the London 2012 Paralympics David Weir, CBE and Jenny Archer have worked together for over 10 years with …

Posted in SEC News, Sport and Exercise Science

Government Investment of £1.85 million into STEM postgraduate market

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As part of a new HEFCE grant of £25 million the Postgraduate Support Scheme, a Kingston University-led consortium has been awarded £1.85 million Government funding for a major project that will encourage more students to progress on to postgraduate study in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The funding from the Higher …

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Cafe Scientifique: The view from space

Tuesday 29 April 2014, 6.00pm - 8.00pm

Venue: Woody's, 5 Ram Passage, Kingston upon Thames

Postgraduate open evening

Wednesday 16 July 2014, 3.30pm - 6.00pm

World Renewable Energy Congress 13 - WREC XIII

Saturday 2 August 2014 - Friday 8 August 2014