Balloons and Rockets for Atmospheric and Space Studies (BRASS)
The BRASS workshop was organised by Prof. Mike Kosch and held in Lancaster on 24 September to discuss future research opportunities using high altitude balloons and rockets for atmospheric and space studies. The event attracted 28 people from Germany, Italy, Norway, Sweden, USA and UK. New controllable low-cost hybrid rocket motors as well as new projects and ideas for atmospheric and space research linking to climate change issues were presented. Some of the ideas, outcomes and presentations can be found at http://isrw.rocketrange.no/.
Fri 26 September 2008
The Faculty’s seven departments have been recognised for demonstrating research of 3* and 4* world-leading and internationally excellent standard in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF).
Fri 19 December 2014
Envision brings together a powerful group of UK researchers with 44 industry and NGO partners to provide a new generation of environmental scientists with the skills, knowledge and experience they need to take on the challenges of a changing world.
Wed 17 December 2014
Research into child development is to benefit from two awards worth a total of £1.3m from The Leverhulme Trust.
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Mon 08 December 2014
Students and staff this week witnessed a significant development in the construction of two new super-labs providing teaching space for more than 200 students.
Wed 26 November 2014