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Eight Chinese and UK businesses sign international R&D agreements at Lancaster University

Eight Chinese and UK businesses sign international R&D agreements at Lancaster University

Eight international research partnership agreements have been signed between Chinese and UK businesses at a special ceremony at Lancaster University. The partnership agreements will lead to research and developments of new products and services for global markets and are the first agreements resulting from the university’s novel £5.1 million Lancaster China Catalyst Programme. In addition, the partnerships offers UK companies a new route into Chinese markets.

Fri 24 April 2015

Lancaster’s new Engineering Building wins prestigious architectural awards

Lancaster’s new Engineering Building wins prestigious architectural awards

Lancaster University Engineering Building has won recognition in the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Regional Awards.

Fri 24 April 2015

Partnership with EDF to boost student job prospects

Partnership with EDF to boost student job prospects

Lancaster University and energy company EDF have teamed up to provide opportunities for students to gain valuable industry experience.

Fri 24 April 2015

Shape changing display could spell the end for the 2D graph

Shape changing display could spell the end for the 2D graph

Imagine your computer screen could change shape. Imagine if that screen could spring to life at the touch of a fingertip, translating numbers and trends into shapes and gradients you can reach out and touch.

Fri 24 April 2015

University helps light the way to success for innovative climbing business

University helps light the way to success for innovative climbing business

Engineers from Lancaster University are helping an adventure sports business to scale new heights by developing the next generation of climbing walls.

Fri 24 April 2015

Computer Scientists ‘Make it Digital’ with the BBC

Computer Scientists ‘Make it Digital’ with the BBC

Computer scientists from the School of Computing and Communications are at the forefront of a UK-wide BBC initiative launched on March 12 to inspire a new generation to get creative with coding, programming and digital technology.

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Tue 31 March 2015

Major feat of engineering opens doors to future

Major feat of engineering opens doors to future

Lancaster University’s new flagship Engineering Building will provide a beacon of excellence for research and recruitment for the UK’s buoyant and significant engineering industry.

Mon 23 March 2015

Lancashire start-up blends textile heritage with high tech innovation

Lancashire start-up blends textile heritage with high tech innovation

An innovative Lancashire start-up has drawn on the county’s textile heritage and modern high-tech engineering expertise to expand its product range.

Mon 09 March 2015

New Business Partnerships and Enterprise Deputy Director in post

Dr Jerry Avis joined the Faculty on 2nd March 2015 as Deputy Director for Business Partnerships and Enterprise. He has a PhD in Microbial Chemistry from the University Of Manchester and has worked in the higher education and private sectors in both commercial and operational roles.

Tue 03 March 2015

A decade of ‘Innovation, Interaction and Impact’: InfoLab21 turns Ten Years Old

A decade of ‘Innovation, Interaction and Impact’: InfoLab21 turns Ten Years Old

A decade of ‘Innovation, Interaction and Impact’ was celebrated in style at InfoLab21’s tenth anniversary event on Thursday 26th February.

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Mon 02 March 2015