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SENPHRG expertise on show at the Food Matters Live event.

The Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing hosted a stand to demonstrate KU's expertise in the food related life sciences field. Our experts were on hand to talk about their work, for example Dr Liz Opara who last year, published a report on the metals content of infant milk for First Steps Nutrition Trust, and Professor ...

Posted in Life Sciences News, Sport, Exercise, Nutrition and Public Health Research Group

Four new PhD Researchers joined CFES

We would like to welcome the following four PhD researchers who recently joined the CFES to work on the SafeLNG EU project: Antoine Hubert, Konstantinos Lyras, Farhad Nazarpour and Reza Khodadadi.

Posted in Centre for Fire and Explosion Studies

Dr Dembele awarded a DVFS Grant from the Royal Academy of Engineering

Dr Dembele was awarded in January 2015 a Distinguished Visiting Fellowship grant from the Royal Academy of Engineering. The Fellow is Dr Dombrovsky  (Joint Institute for High Temperatures of the Russian Academy of Science) and the project will investigate the optimisation of the fire performance of water mist.

Posted in Centre for Fire and Explosion Studies

A new doctor-patient relationship in landform and landscape studies?

Professor Nick Clifford from King's College London will be giving the 2014-15 CEESR Annual Lecture on Wednesday, 25 February at 17.00 hrs in the Clattern Lecture Theatre. Read more

Posted in Centre for Earth and Environmental Science, Geography, Geology and Environment News

‘A lab in the Bush’ – 24th February, Doctoral School

What: Talk - A lab in the bush. When: 2pm Tuesday 24th February Where: Doctoral School, PRMB2021 Who: Neil Bentley, Head of Technical Services (Specialist Microbiology)- Public Health England. Neil is Head of Technical Services for the PHE’s specialist microbiology services division. His role provides technical and scientific coordination and leadership for the PHE laboratories across England. He also helps facilitate ...

Posted in IhSHA Calendar

New research PhD studentships 2015

Kingston is now offering 35 prestigious research studentships to students who wish to study for a full-time PhD beginning in 2015 (part-time studentships are not available). Funding is at Home/EU level for three years only. You can see a list of available project ideas within Science, Engineering and Computing here or get more details and apply on this page

Posted in Aerospace and Aircraft Engineering News, Civil Engineering and Construction News, Computing and Information Systems News, Diabetes Research Group, Doctoral School, Geography, Geology and Environment News, IhSHA Calendar, Life Sciences News, Mathematics News, Mechanical and Automotive Engineering News, Pharmacy and Chemistry News, Research News, SEC News

From Petri Dish to Human: Lost in Translation – 23 February

From Petri Dish to Human: Lost in Translation Nick Amiss Room PRMB2021, The Doctoral School Life Science, Pharmacy and Chemistry, Penrhyn Road Campus, Kingston University 1-2pm Monday 23 February  Seminar Abstract In an increasingly competitive environment more and more life science research has to be translatable to the therapeutic or diagnostic arenas. The journey from Petri dish to human is ...

Posted in Diabetes Research Group, IhSHA Calendar, Infection and Immunity, Infection and Immunity Calendar

Congratulations to the latest DCRG graduate

Congratulations to Dhwani Thakkar MScR, who graduated yesterday, shown above with other members of the lab.

Posted in Diabetes Research Group

IgE Immunotherapy of cancer – Seminar 23 January

On behalf of Caner Theme, you are invited to attend our next Cancer Study Group Seminar to be delivered by Dr Debra Josephs, Kings College London as detailed below. Please put the date for this highly informative talk in you diary. Presentation Title: IgE Immunotherapy of cancer Speaker: Dr Debra Josephs MRCP PhD, Clinical Lecturer, Medical Oncology, ...

Posted in Cancer Biology Research Group, Doctoral School, IhSHA Calendar is proud sponsor of KU e-Racing

The KU e-Racing team is very pleased to announce that will sponsor The Ion Horse at the Isle of Man TT. Both and the KU e-Racing team share the same attitude: dedication, ambition and a passion for motorbikes! When asking why Motortourer decided to sponsor this team, Ben de Boer, founder of, explains: ...

Posted in Motorsport