Quantum Quarterly launched
Following the launch of the first phase of the Quantum Technology Centre, the centre issued a free quarterly e-newsletter; Quantum Quarterly, to keep businesses informed of funding and support opportunities, news and events.
The first issue included details of the launch event, which attracted representatives from EDF Energy, BAE Systems, Nokia, NEC Corporation, Alfa Aesar, Avion Oy, e2v and IQE, guests from UK academic institutions, government, and research councils, an opportunity for funded R&D through third year Physics student projects, a survey on transnational support opportunities, an invitation to a public lecture by Nobel Laureate and honorary graduate Professor David Lee and Distinguished Physics Professor George Pickett FRS, the latest business awards open for entry, and in the opportunities around the university section, and finally, how to access funded additive manufacturing support from Lancaster University's new Engineering Design Academy.
To subscribe, contact Dr Mark Rushforth, Head of Business Partnerships & Enterprise, Physical Sciences.
Wed 23 July 2014
School of Computing and Communications computer scientists are at the forefront of a UK-wide BBC initiative launched on March 12th to inspire a new generation to get creative with coding, programming and digital technology.
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Tue 31 March 2015
A Faculty team representing science, technology, engineering and maths took part in EDF Energy's 'Science Day' on Saturday 21st March at Heysham Power Station.
Wed 25 March 2015
Professor Roger Jones has replaced Professor Peter Ratoff as Head of the Physics Department. Roger gained a PhD studying neutrino interactions at CERN and Fermilab before starting his career at CERN working at the Large Electron-Positron (LEP) Collider.
Tue 24 March 2015
As part of British Science week, 170 students from 14 schools across the region came to Lancaster University on Wednesday 18th March to compete in science, technology, engineering and mathematics challenges.
Mon 23 March 2015