News & Events

Roehampton Vale Donor event a big success

Laila Guseva and guest at the Donor reception, Roehampton Vale

“A big thank you to all those who helped to make the Donor reception possible,” said Laila Guseva a member of KU e-Racing’s Electric Bike team. Laila and Ryan were collecting ideas for their team while chatting to guests. These ranged from the exciting ones like having fire produced by the bike to business orientated ...

Posted in Motorsport

Parasites and Infections: From Biodiversity to Disease

Infection and Immunity Theme and the School of Life Sciences present Celebratory symposium in memory of Professor Angela Davies Russell and her research Please join us on the afternoon of Wednesday the 8th of October for a series of talks by researchers who collaborated with Prof Russell. Registration: 13:00 - 13:25 outside PRJG0002 on the ground floor ...

Posted in Infection and Immunity, Infection and Immunity Calendar, Life Sciences News

KU e-Racing social event to kick off new academic year

KU e-Racing is celebrating a new year with a kick off social to welcome new team members from all over the University. Everybody is welcome to come and chat with the teams and understand what the teams are about. Although motorsport is the activity it requires students from all levels from foundation degree to PhD, from Arts ...

Posted in Motorsport

Endocrinology Society prize for DCRG member

Nirun Hewawasam has been awarded the Endocrinology Society Prize for her undergraduate project on the regulation of beta cell growth factor signalling.  The prize was awarded by Dr Nigel Page on behalf of the Endocrinology Society.  Also shown in the photo is Dr Natasha Hill, project supervisor. Nirun was an enthusiastic member of the DCRG during ...

Posted in Diabetes Research Group

KU e-Racing teams on campus to welcome freshers

New Students at the Roehampton Vale campus were treated to presentations from both KU e-Racing teams this week. As part of their induction to SEC, the students received a big welcome from the electric bike team who talked about how they could make the most of their time at the University. Francesco, Laila and Ryan showed ...

Posted in Motorsport

Low Carbon Vehicle Event 2014 – Vayon Group

On the 10th and 11th of September, some of the most forward-thinking names in the low carbon automotive and motorsport sectors came together for Cenex’s Low Carbon Vehicle event. This unique, two day-long exhibition allowed for some of the most innovative companies to showcase their capabilities and new technologies. Read more...

Posted in Motorsport

PhD student joined the CFES in September 2014

Maqsood Alam has joined the CFES in September 2014 to start his PhD project on “Large eddy simulation modelling of LNG pool fires”. The thesis is carried out in the frame of the EU project SafeLNG and will be supervised by Dr S. Dembele & Prof.  J. Wen.

Posted in Centre for Fire and Explosion Studies

Rewilding the UK: Living in the Past or Preparing for the Future?

When: Thursday 16 October, 7pm (bar opens 6pm) Where: Royal Geographical Society, Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AR Cost: Free There's less than a month to go until the exciting Earthwatch debate, chaired by TV Presenter and farmer Kate Humble. Book your free ticket here. If human activity is to blame for the wolf’s demise in the UK, along with ...

Posted in Geography, Geology and Environment News, Uncategorized

Presentation for the Cancer Research Group and DDDPC

Interested students are invited to this presentation on behalf of the Cancer Research Group and Drug Discovery, Deliver and Patient Care (DDDPC) research groups. Please put the date for this highly informative talk in you diary. Presentation Title: Patient driven research and the impact on the Chemotherapy Pathway Speaker: Pinkie Chambers, Lead Pharmacist,  Chemotherapy expert reference group, London ...

Posted in Cancer Biology Research Group, Drug Discovery, Delivery and Patient Care, IhSHA Calendar, Interdisciplinary Hub for the Study of Health and Age-related conditions

The Ion Horse stabled at Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle Show

The Ion horse paraded it’s new colours (thanks to a partnership with Autocare Bodywork) during the Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle Show  held at the world famous Milbrook Proving Ground. Read more ...

Posted in Mechanical and Automotive Engineering News, Motorsport, SEC News