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City University London academic warns of mental health services strain
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:31:47 GMT
Popcord co-founder celebrated for his directorial business skills
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:00:08 GMT
Study to investigate diabetes care in people with severe mental illness
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:07:29 GMT
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
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
Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the EU to the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Mr Angelos Pangratis, will deliver a lecture titled ‘‘The Paradox of Multilateralism and the WTO: The role of the EU in the WTO” at 6pm on 2nd December in Room A130 in the College Building.
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:09:20 GMT
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
Professors Julienne Meyer and David Oliver consult on HSJ/Serco Commission on care for the elderly
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:53:45 GMT
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:29:19 GMT
City to host roundtable discussionwith leading academics and policy-makers
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:03:48 GMT
City students launch crowdfunding campaign to help develop bike indicators
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:06:07 GMT
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
PhD entrepreneurs launch Kickstarter campaign
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 14:58:54 GMT
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
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
Dr Carolina Matos takes the communications category in the Premio Jabuti awards
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 14:16:12 GMT
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
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
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
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
Historic performances recreated on camera for Sound of Song
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:33:35 GMT
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
Dr Sara Silvestri consults on religion and development post 2015
Fri, 07 Nov 2014 11:04:55 GMT
City University London alumnus discusses prestigious summer scholarship
Thu, 06 Nov 2014 15:41:40 GMT
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
Professor Nicholas Christakis talks social networks to an audience at Cass
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:50:47 GMT
Famous emerging market economist Jim O'Neill talks to an audience at City
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:37:47 GMT
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
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
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
Four City students nominated for this year's Guardian Student Awards
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:09:20 GMT
City hosts powerful debate on the safety of reporting from the Middle East
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:36:38 GMT
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
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
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
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
University to host four events for fifth annual Inside Out Festival
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:10:03 GMT
Interview with acclaimed US journalist Anya Schiffrin
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:47:19 GMT
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
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
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
Senior Lecturer in Structural Engineering, Dr Agathoklis Giaralis, has won a Â£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
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
The event celebrates student enterprise and entrepreneurship
Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:51:09 GMT
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
Special edition of the British Food Journal edited by Professor Martin Caraher
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:46:53 GMT
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
City University London hosts its annual entrepreneurship fair
Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:50:33 GMT
Faber & Faber to publish Rod Reynold's debut novel
Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:03:36 GMT
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Keep your waist to less than half your height, study suggests
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:07:56 GMT
New data from the European Social Survey (ESS) reveals a 'democratic deficit' across Europe
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:26:05 GMT
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
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
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
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
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
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
Academic argues that graffiti and street art deserve copyright protection
Tue, 09 Sep 2014 13:35:58 GMT
Formula 1 study reveals why hiring two top performers could be a fast-track to failure
Mon, 08 Sep 2014 15:03:17 GMT
David Haynes, a PhD student and Visiting Lecturer in the School of Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering, analyses new rules issued by the UK's Information Commissioner's Office (ICO).
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 16:45:03 GMT
Professor Julienne Meyer plays an important role as commissioner in Demos Commission on Residential Care
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 10:25:43 GMT
Professor of Civil Engineering, Professor Andreas Kappos, has been elected Secretary-General of the European Association for Earthquake Engineering (EAEE).
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:02:55 GMT
Dr Neil Thurman delivers two summer guest lectures
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:20:29 GMT
Professor John Carlton will address the current understanding of issues and future research into cavitation at the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) on 16th September.
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:42:10 GMT
Scientists have proposed a way to monitor glaucoma using a tiny device implanted in the eye
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:32:10 GMT
Only two broadcasters, BBC and Sky One, accurately represent the ratio of white people to ethnic minorities in England and Wales
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:53:54 GMT
Students rated City the best University in London for Aural and Oral Sciences, Mechanical Engineering and Ophthalmics
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:34:02 GMT
Professor David Stupples will give a presentation at the 2014 Science and Information Conference (SAIC) which addresses how aircraft avionic and flight control systems may be subverted in a cyber attack.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 10:48:39 GMT
David Young’s novel shortlisted for the 2014 Yeovil Literary Prize
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:51:14 GMT
Professor of Pervasive Computing, Professor Adrian Cheok, is honoured at becoming a new Fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA).
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 09:53:26 GMT
City alumna Aisha Zia’s play about Muslim female boxers is being performed at this year’s Edinburgh Festival
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 15:30:45 GMT
The Inquiry is investigating the deaths of 44 people in South Africa's platinum mining belt in 2012
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 12:32:36 GMT
City University London receives a donation of equipment from Capumen International Recruitment for the Interaction Lab of the Centre for Human Computer Interaction (HCI) Design.
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 11:51:58 GMT
A visual display was unveiled to illustrate the contributions made by men and women from the University
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 11:34:34 GMT
Dr Lyn Robinson explains how information professionals must adapt to manage new types of documents.
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 14:18:25 GMT
Schoolchildren, prospective students and alumni visit the City stand during the Farnborough International Airshow.
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:43:22 GMT
Success of City’s student enterprise initiative recognised with award nomination
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:38:51 GMT
Dr Emmanouil Benetos aims to produce a multipurpose software tool capable of analysing music recordings and complex acoustic scenarios.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:58:32 GMT
Award will enable Dr Shema Tariq to take up a visiting scholar's post in New York in order to analyse data from South Africa to explore reasons for late diagnosis of HIV infection
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:34:12 GMT
Principal Urban Design Advisor at Transport for London (TfL), Gareth Sumner, wins City's 2014 Design Council Masters in Innovation, Creativity and Leadership (MICL) Scholarship Competition.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:40:03 GMT
Professor Andrew Clare and Dr Nick Motson take the academic category
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:51:17 GMT
New report from City shows that the numbers of women with Female Genital Mutilation living in England and Wales has increased
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:00:07 GMT
Students celebrate their achievements at City’s summer graduation ceremonies
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:12:22 GMT
Sir Paul Nurse is recognised for his outstanding contribution to biological sciences
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:53:37 GMT
Sandie Okoro recognised for her outstanding achievements in the legal profession
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:31:49 GMT
2014 graduates from Erasmus Mundus MA in Journalism, Media and Globalisation receive joint certificates from City University London and Aarhus University, Denmark
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:31:18 GMT
City University London recognises the Reverend Dr Martin Dudley
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:46:40 GMT
City University London's Professor Jo Silvester and Dr Carolina Matos comment ahead of anticipated Cabinet re-shuffle
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:32:50 GMT
Professor Tim Lang and civil society organisations produce report to challenge current thinking on farming, wildlife, food and health
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:49:12 GMT
Money will be used to investigate treatments for age-related macular degeneration in NHS clinics
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:52:09 GMT