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Virtual Reality. A solution in search of a problem?

Virtual Reality. A solution in search of a problem?

Date and time: Mon 16 Apr 2018, 16:45 - 20:30
Duration: 3.75 hours

A free public University of Bradford Knowledge Transfer Network event on 'Virtual Reality. A solution in search of a problem?'

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Bradford researcher awarded grant to investigate possible cancer treatments

Published: 6 March 2018

A lecturer at the University of Bradford has been awarded a grant by the Academy of Medical Sciences for this year’s Springboard Round.

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University of Bradford researcher presents findings to Parliament

Published: 22 February 2018

A University of Bradford lecturer has been selected to present her research to MPs and expert judges in Parliament.

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Ancient DNA reveals impact of the “Beaker Phenomenon” on prehistoric Europeans

Ancient DNA reveals impact of the “Beaker Phenomenon” on prehistoric Europeans

Published: 21 February 2018

In the largest study of ancient human DNA ever conducted, an international team of scientists has revealed the complex story behind one of the defining periods in European prehistory. The study is published this week in the journal Nature.

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Lost landscapes of the Irish Sea explored

Lost landscapes of the Irish Sea explored

Published: 20 February 2018

“Europe’s Lost Frontiers” project joins IT Sligo, University College Cork, and the Irish Marine Institute to explore the lost landscapes of the Irish Sea

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Feminism and social media – the threats and opportunities explored

Published: 9 February 2018

In the centenary year of women – at least a section - in Britain first gaining the vote, the need is as great as ever to champion the cause of gender equality.

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Discovery paves way for treatment to prevent blood vessel damage

Published: 8 February 2018

The discovery of a previously unknown interaction between proteins could provide a breakthrough in the prevention of damage to healthy blood vessels.

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Professor shortlisted for award celebrating outstanding women

Professor shortlisted for award celebrating outstanding women

Published: 1 February 2018

Professor Diana Anderson, Established Chair of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Bradford has been shortlisted for an award celebrating outstanding women in the North of England.

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China honours Bradford professor

China honours Bradford professor

Published: 9 January 2018

A University of Bradford professor has been recognised with China's highest award for a foreign scientist.

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Bradford School of Management extends global business accreditation

Published: 25 January 2018

The University of Bradford's School of Management has extended its global accreditation in business, one of just 49 business schools across the world to do so.

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New diagnostic offers hope to sufferers of serious eye infections that pose biggest risk to contact lens wearers

Published: 22 December 2017

Some of the most devastating eye infections leading to possible blindness and to which contact lens wearers are particularly vulnerable have until now proved difficult to diagnose quickly enough for effective treatment.

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Bradford is tranquillity trailblazer

Published: 14 December 2017

The University of Bradford is leading the way in showing city dwellers how they can escape the hustle and bustle and recharge their batteries, without leaving the city.s.

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Bradford scientist awarded £90k to investigate link between diabetes and breast cancer

Published: 4 January 2018

A leading Bradford scientist has been awarded a grant worth more than £90,000 by research charity Breast Cancer Now to carry out cutting-edge research to uncover why breast cancer is more likely to spread in those with type two diabetes, than in those without the disease.

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Free Business Development Events for SMEs

Free Business Development Events for SMEs

Published: 5 April 2018

A series of free events in April, May and June to help SMEs in the region grow their businesses

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Relationships with China go from strength to strength

Relationships with China go from strength to strength

Published: 11 December 2017

Since its inception Science Bridges China, a University of Bradford-RCUK international research platform in advanced materials for healthcare, has been responsible for many major research successes and highly valued relationships with China, and continues to go from strength to strength.

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Decade long relationship enhanced by knowledge transfer partnerships

Decade long relationship enhanced by knowledge transfer partnerships

Published: 11 December 2017

The Centre for Pharmaceutical Engineering Sciences (CPES) has secured its second Knowledge Transfer Partnership with Natures Laboratory to support their latest innovation goals using the healing properties of propolis.

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Tackling obesity through Motivational Avatars

Tackling obesity through Motivational Avatars

Published: 11 December 2017

Experts from the Universities of Bradford and Leeds are changing the way healthcare professionals tackle obesity with the creation of motivational avatars.

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Understanding images in biological and computer vision

Understanding images in biological and computer vision

Date and time: Mon 19 Feb 2018, 09:00 - Tue 20 Feb 2018, 17:00
Duration: 2 days

Professor of Visual Perception Marina Bloj is co-organiser of a forthcoming event at The Royal Society examining recent advances at the junction of biological and computer vision.

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Bradford appoints first Honorary Professor of Medical Education in boost to medical school ambition

Bradford appoints first Honorary Professor of Medical Education in boost to medical school ambition

Published: 19 September 2017

The University of Bradford has appointed Dr Alex Brown as Honorary Professor of Medical Education

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Bradford leads creation of first global Technology Universities Network

Published: 19 September 2017

The University of Bradford has led the creation of the first World Technology Universities Network.

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Opening of new centre set to improve lives

Opening of new centre set to improve lives

Published: 26 September 2017

The University of Bradford and the Digital Health Enterprise Zone are launching a new research and innovation centre to develop pioneering relationships between academics, students, businesses and health professionals.

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Old meets new as prehistoric cave is digitised

Published: 29 September 2017

Archaeologists from Bradford have created a digital model of the iconic Sculptor’s Cave in Moray, Scotland.

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Researchers receive almost 300,000 Euros to improve patient safety

Published: 04/09/2017

Researchers from across Europe have joined forces to reduce disparities in health and healthcare for patients with diverse needs and to better equip health professionals through increased cultural competence.

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