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WMG to help Jaguar Land Rover develop self-driving car that can ‘see’ around corners 

24 Apr 18

WMG at the University of Warwick is to work with Jaguar Land Rover in a key part of a£4.7 million project called AutopleX which will develop vehicles that can ‘see’ around corners and through obstacles, enhancing the capability of self-driving …


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Warwick Law School teaching fellow wins British Academy Rising Star Engagement Award 2018 

24 Apr 18

Dr Andi Hoxhaj, Teaching Fellow in the University of Warwick Law School, has won a British Academy Rising Star Engagement Award.


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Warwick and Aston awarded half a million pounds to study 10,000 of the UK’s smallest businesses 

23 Apr 18

The Enterprise Research Centre (ERC) led by Professor Stephen Roper of Warwick Business School at theUniversity of Warwick, and Professor Mark Hart of Aston University has been awardedhalf a million pounds to research up to 10,000 of UK’s smallest …


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New research could literally squeeze more power out of solar cells 

20 Apr 18

Physicists at the University of Warwick have today, Thursday 19th April 2018, published new research in the Journal Science today 19 th April 2018 (via the Journal’s First Release pages) that could literally squeeze more power out of solar cells …


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Dodo’s violent death revealed 

20 Apr 18

The famous Oxford Dodo died after being shot in the back of the head, according to breakthrough research by Oxford University Museum of Natural History and WMG at the University of Warwick.


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Applications open for Midlands ICURe pilot programme to fund university researchers’ commercial ideas 

19 Apr 18

University researchers are being offered up to £35,000 to take their commercially-promising ideas out of the lab and into the marketplace, thanks to a new competition being delivered by the University of Warwick.


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Warwick and Leicester researchers help map the route to a highly skilled digital future for museums 

19 Apr 18

Research from the University of Warwick and the University of Leicester, being launched today in Vancouver, will help to transform the ways UK museums use digital technologies to share their collections and engage new audiences with their work.


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New insights into disabled young people who ‘succeed but don’t proceed’ at school 

18 Apr 18

Social factors including low expectations and experiences of bullying are creating barriers to higher education for young people with disabilities in England, according to new research from the University of Warwick and the London School of Economics…


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Medical school to show the public how to build a human 

17 Apr 18

The University of Warwick will be opening its doors to explain how we all got here.


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Submissions open for Warwick associated Sunday Times Young Writer award 

16 Apr 18

Submissions are now open for The Sunday Times / Peters Fraser + Dunlop Young Writer of the Year Award 2018 in association with the University of Warwick.


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Warwick helps bring Shakespeare to Yosemite National Park 

16 Apr 18

An eco-focussed version of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream is to be performed in one of the world’s most beautiful locations, thanks to a team involving the University of Warwick.


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Warwick joins university partnership to launch Midlands Innovation Commercialisation of Research Accelerator (MICRA) 

16 Apr 18

The University of Warwick is part of a new connected system of technology transfer offices that has been launched to drive jobs and economic growth across the Midlands region, following a £5million award from Research England.


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Professor Peter Marshall shortlisted for Wolfson History Prize 

16 Apr 18

Heretics and Believers: A History of the English Reformation , by Professor Peter Marshall of the University of Warwick, has been shortlisted for the Wolfson History Prize 2018.


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£850,000 fund powers launch of Feuer International Scholarships in AI at University of Warwick 

16 Apr 18

A half million pound donation by Warwick graduate, philanthropist and AI technology based entrepreneur Jonathan Feuer, matched with additional funding by the University of Warwick is powering the launch of the new the Feuer International Scholarships…


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Lack of Sleep leads to Obesity in Children and Adolescents 

16 Apr 18

Children who get less than the recommended amount of sleep for their age are at a higher risk of developing obesity.


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Three senior figures from AstraZeneca, JLR, and Associated British Ports grapple with Brexit’s impact on global supply chains at special WMG event 

16 Apr 18

Three senior figures from Jaguar Land Rover, AstraZeneca, and Associated British Ports will be giving their views on Brexit’s potential impact on Global Supply Chain at a special WMG debate and event at the University of Warwick on Tuesday 8 May …


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New research project will crowdsource philosophical thinking about current affairs 

12 Apr 18

Each month, the Philosophy in a Time of Crisis website will host a dialogue on one of the key problems and challenges faced by Europe, inviting short contributions and interviews from leading philosophers, artists, writers and intellectuals.


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More Leverhulme Success for University 

12 Apr 18

Another member of the University of Warwick Department of Sociology has been awarded a prestigious Philip Leverhulme Prize in the 2017 awards round.


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Warwick-backed state-of-the-art cryo-electron microscopy facility opened 

12 Apr 18

A new state-of-the-art Cryo-Electron Microscope (Cryo-EM) facility that will advance the understanding of the processes of life has been officially opened.


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Warwick academic honoured with British Sociological Association Distinguished Service award 

11 Apr 18

Professor John Solomos from the University of Warwick Department of Sociology has been given this year’s Distinguished Service to British Sociology Award, an award made each year by the British Sociological Association to an outstanding individual …


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Coventry’s Film and TV Heritage Returns to City Centre 

11 Apr 18

Coventry’s history of film and television is set to be celebrated with a new exhibition that provides Coventrians with a unique opportunity to view their city through the years, thanks to a new project led by Dr Helen Wheatley of Film and …


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Warwick Centre for Industrial Ultrasonics open day 

9 Apr 18

The Centre for Industrial Ultrasonics (CIU) at the University of Warwick is holding an Open Day event at Warwick’s Department of Physics on Wednesday April 25th, 2018.


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Pint of Science Coventry brings scientists out of the lab and into your local pub 

9 Apr 18

The public science festival, Pint of Science, is coming to Coventry for the first time this year, with experts from the Universities of Warwick and Coventry talking about their research work in a selection of pubs and venues around the city.


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University of Warwick hosts international child protection conference 

4 Apr 18

The University of Warwick is hosting a major conference about child protection.


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Professor Lord Bhattacharyya recognised by China 

4 Apr 18

Professor Lord Bhattacharyya, Chairman and founder of WMG, at the University of Warwick, has been honoured by the presentation of a China Talent Visa (R), in recognition of his high-level expertise in manufacturing and inward investment and sustained…