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      City academic addresses Greek parliament

      On 4th December, Professor of Software Engineering, Professor George Spanoudakis, gave a presentation on Smart City technologies to the Research and Technology Committee of the Hellenic Parliament.

      Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:30:58 GMT

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      City University London's world leading research recognised

      The results of the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) have been released

      Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:00:55 GMT

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      Biased statistic leads to less spending for severe railway accidents

      Professor Philip Thomas says that the Department for Transport's (DfT) safety policy on severe railway accidents is based on opinion measurements that were filtered using the Valuation Index, a statistic biased in favour of low values.

      Tue, 16 Dec 2014 17:43:03 GMT

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      Analysis: City academics give expert insight on CIA torture report

      Experts in law and international politics debate revelations.

      Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:54:18 GMT

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      Centre for Maternal and Child Health Research annual research partnership event

      First annual research partnership event for the Centre for Maternal and Child Health Research provides a forum for development of ideas and future research initiatives

      Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:29:42 GMT

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      How Tech City gets giving

      City University London hosts half-day symposium on new partnerships for philanthropy

      Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:10:59 GMT

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      The City Law School's students prepare for the Senior Moot 2015

      Savills, one of the world's largest real estate firms and providers of property expertise, are sponsoring this eagerly anticipated competition for budding advocates which opens on the Moodle Moot Module at 1pm on Thursday 18th December.

      Fri, 12 Dec 2014 12:33:53 GMT

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      City students collect presents to donate to Islington children

      Students and staff at City University London have collected unwanted toys this Christmas to give to children living in poverty in Islington

      Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:47:00 GMT

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      Local regeneration, democracy and citizen involvement

      Dr John Stanton, a Lecturer in the City Law School, has written a new book titled 'Democratic Sustainability in a New Era of Localism', which looks at the impact of local democracy on local regeneration.

      Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:45:19 GMT

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      Drawing on the creativity of the famous

      The new Bright Sparks website produced by City researchers searches the World Wide Web for information about people who have achieved fame and provides users with clues to support creative thinking.

      Fri, 12 Dec 2014 12:10:44 GMT

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      Atypical development of language in children

      Professor Nikki Botting talks about what we know - and don't know - about language development

      Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:02:19 GMT

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      Local walks help student nurses understand patient communities

      Walks develop student nurses' skills and knowledge in observing and reflecting on the neighbourhoods where their patients live

      Thu, 11 Dec 2014 12:11:25 GMT

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      City engineering students rewarded for outstanding achievement

      Jignasha Panchal and Philip West have received the 2014 Salters’ Institute Prize for Exceptional Achievement in Physical Sciences.

      Thu, 11 Dec 2014 12:10:39 GMT

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      Giving Voice: raising Speech and Language Therapy awareness

      Students and staff use carols and sign to educate people about the importance and need for speech and language therapy support

      Wed, 10 Dec 2014 15:21:16 GMT

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      City University London alumni among winners at 2014 British Journalism Awards

      George Arbuthnott and Tom Warren both clinch awards

      Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:34:05 GMT

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      £100k boost for City's Department of Library and Information Science

      A generous grant from the estate of the late Montagu Hyams will go towards funding an annual bursary for students studying for the MSc in Information Science.

      Tue, 09 Dec 2014 19:40:56 GMT

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      Scholarships worth up to €48,000 available for postgraduate global journalism students

      Applications for the 2015 Erasmus Mundus course now being accepted

      Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:19:49 GMT

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      Journalism's new risks and rewards

      Christine Ockrent delivers the 2014 James Cameron Memorial Lecture

      Fri, 05 Dec 2014 10:25:56 GMT

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      Telling the story of a legendary clockmaker

      Delivering City’s annual George Daniels Lecture on 3rd December, horological historian, Andrew King, spoke of the significance of John Harrison’s remarkable contribution to time and maritime navigation.

      Fri, 05 Dec 2014 07:27:44 GMT

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      City academics contribute to new national birthplace guidance

      Latest guidelines from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence incorporate City research

      Fri, 05 Dec 2014 11:19:30 GMT

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      City celebrates the 300th anniversary of the Act of Longitude

      On 3rd December, Andrew King, historian and Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers, will give the second George Daniels Lecture, examining the work of legendary clockmaker and carpenter, John Harrison and the Act of Longitude

      Fri, 05 Dec 2014 09:46:45 GMT

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      City's Aeronautical Engineering facilities get MP's seal of approval

      Nic Dakin MP visits City

      Thu, 04 Dec 2014 20:10:53 GMT

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      City students triumph at the Guardian Student Media Awards

      Eight students from City University London have picked up prizes at the prestigious Guardian Student Media awards.

      Thu, 04 Dec 2014 15:46:04 GMT

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      City student awarded exclusive journalism bursary

      City MA Newspaper Journalism student wins bursary sponsored by The Tab.

      Thu, 04 Dec 2014 15:57:24 GMT

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      The Autumn Statement

      City University London academics comment on what's inside George Osborne's red briefcase

      Thu, 04 Dec 2014 12:01:57 GMT

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      Journalism disrupted

      Helen Merrills reports from Professor Jane Singer’s inaugural lecture

      Wed, 03 Dec 2014 11:27:31 GMT

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      Balancing national security and the right to privacy

      David Haynes, a researcher at City’s Department of Library and Information Science, says Facebook has come in for undue criticism from Parliament’s Intelligence and Security Committee.

      Mon, 01 Dec 2014 10:51:57 GMT

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      City alumna invited to present at the European Communication Research and Education conference

      Carolina Are presented research into how journalists use twitter at prestigious journalism conference

      Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:37:41 GMT

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      Regulating in Recovery

      FCA Chairman, John Griffith-Jones, examines the critical importance of effective conduct financial regulation as we enter a post-crisis period of economic recovery

      Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:03:02 GMT

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      Luxembourg: a tax haven by any other name?

      Professor Ronen Palan on 'secret' tax deals

      Thu, 27 Nov 2014 14:36:43 GMT

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      City engineering student takes top award

      Jignasha Panchal, a final year MEng (Civil Engineering) student has won the Ground Engineering Next Generation Undergraduate of the Year Award 2014.

      Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:25:33 GMT

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      Visual component of UK driving test needs modernising

      Study shows that the current fitness to drive assessments are not testing the right areas of the visual field

      Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:11:13 GMT

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      City alumna celebrated for debut novel

      Alumna Kate Worsley wins Historical Writers’ Association Award

      Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:22:06 GMT

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      Mental health nursing cuts

      City University London academic warns of mental health services strain

      Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:31:47 GMT

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      Sweet success for UK champions

      Winning Colossus F1 team from Robert May's School in Odiham Hampshire, beats 37 competitors to lift the coveted Bernie Ecclestone World Champions trophy and win City engineering scholarships in the F1 in Schools World Finals 2014.

      Mon, 24 Nov 2014 23:11:24 GMT

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      City student entrepreneur finds success at Institute of Directors Awards

      Popcord co-founder celebrated for his directorial business skills

      Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:00:08 GMT

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      Barts Charity to fund City mental health research

      Study to investigate diabetes care in people with severe mental illness

      Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:07:29 GMT

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      Cyberjacking commercial airplanes

      In his interview with The Guardian about his collaborative cybersecurity research, Professor David Stupples comments on the possibilities of digitally compromising an aircraft.

      Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:14:23 GMT

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      City academics deliver largest ever telemonitoring study

      Professor Stanton Newman, Dean of the School of Health Sciences, leads largest randomised control trial of telehealth and telecare in the world

      Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:48:59 GMT

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      City academics contribute to report on the frail elderly

      Professors Julienne Meyer and David Oliver consult on HSJ/Serco Commission on care for the elderly

      Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:53:45 GMT

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      Improving the quality of dementia care

      Care staff looking after sufferers of dementia express their satisfaction with mobile phone apps developed by a team of researchers led by Professor Neil Maiden.

      Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:45:03 GMT

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      Kick-starting safer cycling

      City students launch crowdfunding campaign to help develop bike indicators

      Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:06:07 GMT

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      The EU and the Western Balkans - where next?

      City to host roundtable discussionwith leading academics and policy-makers

      Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:03:48 GMT

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      Cass Christmas Angels have £100,000 to help entrepreneurs

      Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:29:19 GMT

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      Raising awareness of child and adolescent mental health

      Sarah Campbell, senior lecturer and programme director of the MSc in Child & Adolescent Mental talks about her role, the course and the key issues in the sector

      Mon, 17 Nov 2014 12:15:08 GMT

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      Bright prospects for the Greek oil and gas sector

      Dimitrios Arvanitis, a PhD candidate in The City Law School, addresses Greece’s important regional and geostrategic role as a natural gas supplier.

      Fri, 14 Nov 2014 10:17:17 GMT

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      Towards a new science of cuisine

      City will host Professor Charles Spence of Oxford University, who will deliver a lecture in the Oliver Thompson Lecture Theatre on 12th November, titled “Gastrophysics: the new science of the table".

      Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:47:07 GMT

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      City academic takes top Brazilian literary prize

      Dr Carolina Matos takes the communications category in the Premio Jabuti awards

      Wed, 12 Nov 2014 14:16:12 GMT

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      City wins major EU innovation award

      Dr Eduardo Alonso leads the victorious team which carried off the First Prize of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology’s(EIT) ICT Labs Idea Challenge on Smart Energy Systems, held in Berlin on the 31st October.

      Wed, 12 Nov 2014 17:48:29 GMT

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      Twenty five years of the Bar Vocational Course

      Professor Peter Hungerford-Welch, Head of Professional Programmes at the City Law School, recounts the story of the innovative Bar Vocational Course, which recently celebrated its 25th year.

      Tue, 11 Nov 2014 15:49:27 GMT

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      Eye diseases identified by how we watch TV

      One of the leading causes of blindness worldwide could be detected by how our eyes respond to watching TV according to a new study from researchers at City University London.

      Tue, 11 Nov 2014 17:01:12 GMT

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      Knowledge organization goes mobile

      City's Department of Library and Information Science organised a half-day event with the UK chapter of the International Society for Knowledge Organisation (ISKO UK) on 5th November.

      Tue, 11 Nov 2014 12:39:23 GMT

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      Exploring the Science of Invisibility

      The 41st annual Edwards Lecture, delivered by Professor Sir John Pendry FRS on the 29th of October, offered a glimpse into the extraordinary future possibilities of metamaterials.

      Mon, 10 Nov 2014 22:34:51 GMT

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      New BBC series filmed at City's Department of Music

      Historic performances recreated on camera for Sound of Song

      Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:33:35 GMT

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      City co-sponsors UN consultation

      Dr Sara Silvestri consults on religion and development post 2015

      Fri, 07 Nov 2014 11:04:55 GMT

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      City celebrates World Usability Day

      On 13th November the Centre for Human-Computer Interaction Design will team up with the UXPA UK to host their event themed around ‘engagement’.

      Thu, 06 Nov 2014 16:55:39 GMT

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      Q and A with Clifford Thompson

      City University London alumnus discusses prestigious summer scholarship

      Thu, 06 Nov 2014 15:41:40 GMT

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      'Fundamentally we're better together'

      Professor Nicholas Christakis talks social networks to an audience at Cass

      Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:50:47 GMT

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      13 years on, should 'BRIC' now be shortened to 'IC'?

      Famous emerging market economist Jim O'Neill talks to an audience at City

      Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:37:47 GMT

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      More than just a happy accident

      Research carried out by Lecturer in Information Interaction, Dr Stephann Makri, suggests that though serendipity cannot be directly controlled, it can be sought after and influenced and may have implications for interactions in the digital domain.

      Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:16:19 GMT

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      A tribute to Efua Dorkenoo

      Efua Dorkenoo OBE, an Honorary Visiting Senior Fellow in the School of Health Sciences, sadly passed away on Saturday 18 October.

      Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:54:10 GMT

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      City's MSc in Data Science registers record intake

      New postgraduate course draws on strengths in machine learning, neural computing, high performance computation, and visual analytics.

      Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:05:07 GMT

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      City dominates in Student Media Awards shortlist

      Four City students nominated for this year's Guardian Student Awards

      Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:09:20 GMT

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      'Taste the dust, feel the heat - but it's not worth dying for'

      City hosts powerful debate on the safety of reporting from the Middle East

      Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:36:38 GMT

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      Surviving and thriving in a changing legal market

      The City Law School's (CLS) Andrew Worthley joins a Question Time style panel of experienced barristers and solicitors at a Legal Cheek event at Gray's Inn on 21st October, to explore what it is like to be a law student in 2014 against the background of rapid change in the legal market.

      Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:12:03 GMT

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      Putting on the cloak of concealment

      Professor Sir John Pendry of Imperial College London will address 'The Science of Invisibility' in the 41st Edwards Lecture on 29th of October.

      Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:49:45 GMT

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      How open is "Open Access"?

      City's Department of Library & Information Science marks the 7th International Open Access Week on the 23rd October with a panel discussion titled "Open Access: Where are We Now?"

      Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:52:04 GMT

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      Maternal mental health

      City University London academic calls for recognition of mental health issues for expectant and new mothers following new report

      Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:35:01 GMT

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      Showcasing City's culture

      University to host four events for fifth annual Inside Out Festival

      Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:10:03 GMT

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      Are we seeing a revival in investigative journalism?

      Interview with acclaimed US journalist Anya Schiffrin

      Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:47:19 GMT

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      City Law School academic appointed to National DNA Database Ethics Group

      Professor Jennifer Temkin, director of City Law School's Forensic Science and the Legal Process course, has been appointed to the National DNA Database Ethics Group (NDDEG).

      Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:46:04 GMT

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      The joys and challenges of coding

      First-year computer science students showcased their interactive and graphical projects after an intensive two-week coding bootcamp.

      Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:21:12 GMT

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      City civil engineering academic wins EPSRC Bright Ideas Award

      Senior Lecturer in Structural Engineering, Dr Agathoklis Giaralis, has won a £250,000 award for his innovative pitch to the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Bright Ideas Awards (The Big Pitch: Ground, structural and water engineering) for the optimum design of tall...

      Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:10:11 GMT

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      City University London academics expose flaws in the “value of a prevented fatality”.

      New research spearheaded by Professor of Engineering Development, Professor Philip Thomas, demonstrates the invalidity of a widely used measurement which may have compromised the safety of UK citizens for the last 15 years.

      Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:43:27 GMT

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      The role of law in the transatlantic relationship

      Dr Elaine Fahey, Senior Lecturer in the City Law School, has co-edited a new book titled ‘A Transatlantic Community of Law’, which brings together legal perspectives on the relationship between the EU and US legal orders.

      Fri, 10 Oct 2014 07:02:44 GMT

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      City's future stars shine bright at Startup Fest 2014

      The event celebrates student enterprise and entrepreneurship

      Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:51:09 GMT

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      Optical expert

      Having spent over 50 years at City University London since joining as a student in the sixties Henri Obstfeld helps runs the Optical Appliances Testing Service, one of the leading independent laboratories of its kind in the UK

      Thu, 09 Oct 2014 10:54:48 GMT

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      Food Banks: a New Crisis for Old Plates?

      Special edition of the British Food Journal edited by Professor Martin Caraher

      Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:46:53 GMT

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      Caring for the future

      New behavioural styles assessment will help assess if applicants have the right values to become successful healthcare professionals

      Tue, 07 Oct 2014 16:44:32 GMT

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      City student finds success with first book

      Faber & Faber to publish Rod Reynold'€™s debut novel

      Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:03:36 GMT

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      Let's get it started!

      City University London hosts its annual entrepreneurship fair

      Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:50:33 GMT

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      City Law School academic awarded distinguished EU Law Chair

      Professor of European Law, Professor Panos Koutrakos, has been awarded a Jean Monnet Chair in EU Law by the European Commission.

      Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:59:30 GMT

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      Making the cut in music technology research

      City's Music Informatics Research Group (MIRG) joins forces with City's Music Department and King's College London's Centre for Telecommunications Research on 14th October in the College Building's Performance Space for a presentation of Cutting Edge Research.

      Thu, 02 Oct 2014 16:16:10 GMT

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      Understanding and communicating cyber risk to critical infrastructure

      Researchers at City's Centre for Software Reliability (CSR) have won a £400,000 Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) grant to carry out work in communicating and evaluating cyber risk to industrial control systems.

      Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:17:16 GMT

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      Top award for City alumnus

      Paul Pires, a 2014 BSc Computer Science graduate, was awarded the Best Undergraduate Computing Student prize at City by the Central London chapter of the British Computer Society.

      Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:51:59 GMT

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      Professor Ken Grattan elected as President of the International Measurement Confederation (IMEKO)

      George Daniels Professor of Scientific Instrumentation and Dean of the City Graduate School, Professor Ken Grattan, has been elected to serve as President of the International Measurement Confederation (IMEKO) for the period 2015-2018.

      Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:40:25 GMT

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      City Law School to host 4th Maritime Law Symposium in Greece

      The City Law School's Professor Chris Ryan and Professor John Carlton of the School of Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering, are featured speakers at the 4th Maritime Law Symposium which is being held at the Hilton Athens on 2nd October.

      Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:30:07 GMT

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      Evaluating engineering and product design education

      City MEng graduate, Sara Linda, presented a paper on engineering and product design education on September 5th at the 16th International Conference at the University of Twente, in which she explored learning outcomes for students participating on the collaborative European Global Product...

      Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:20:39 GMT

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      Gearing up for the new academic year

      Jake Grant and Tom Agars, members of the winning Cold Fusion team during the eighth world finals of the F1 in Schools competition (Abu Dhabi, 2012) have arrived at City from Australia to take up their top prize engineering scholarships.

      Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:37:52 GMT

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      New optical suite to provide state-of-the-art eye care

      City University London's Fight for Sight Eye Optometry Clinic will use the latest technology from Topcon to deliver excellent eye care for the general public and local businesses in the heart of the city

      Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:58:53 GMT

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      City academic elected as a Fellow

      Professor of Software and System Dependability, Professor Robin Bloomfield, has become a Fellow of the prestigious Royal Academy of Engineering (RAE).

      Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:18:02 GMT

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      The secret to a longer life

      Keep your waist to less than half your height, study suggests

      Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:07:56 GMT

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      The rise of the referendum?

      New data from the European Social Survey (ESS) reveals a 'democratic deficit' across Europe

      Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:26:05 GMT

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      Care for older people doesn't come top of the list, but we disregard them at our peril

      Radical reform and a public debate about the future funding of health and social care are urgently needed, writes Professor Julienne Meyer in The Conversation

      Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:17:28 GMT

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      Nurturing coding talent

      City mentor Charlie Watson assists Stemettes, a charity that introduces young girls to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and whose members were recently interviewed by BBC Radio 1 Newsbeat in the City Interaction Lab.

      Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:44:17 GMT

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      Analysing an aviation tragedy

      Director of City's aviation management programmes, Captain Tilmann Gabriel, is interviewed by BBC London Television regarding the Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) report into last year's fatal Vauxhall helicopter crash.

      Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:28:21 GMT

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      Tracking the proceeds of crime

      Alexander Mills travelled to Africa to educate prosecutors on how to tackle money laundering and confiscate criminal assets

      Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:59:54 GMT

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      Lighting the path for UK photonics research

      Professor Azizur Rahman has been selected as president of the prestigious Optical Society of America’s (OSA) first local section in the UK.

      Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:35:15 GMT

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      City academic bowls over Mac App Store games enthusiasts

      Cricket Captain 2014, developed by games technology lecturer Dr Chris Child rises to third in the UK and Australia in apps and first in games on the Mac App Store listings and is assisting in developing the next generation of games technologists.

      Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:13:56 GMT

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      Who owns Street Art?

      Academic argues that graffiti and street art deserve copyright protection

      Tue, 09 Sep 2014 13:35:58 GMT