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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
The results of the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) have been released
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:00:55 GMT
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
Experts in law and international politics debate revelations.
Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:54:18 GMT
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
City University London hosts half-day symposium on new partnerships for philanthropy
Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:10:59 GMT
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
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
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
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
Professor Nikki Botting talks about what we know - and don't know - about language development
Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:02:19 GMT
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
Jignasha Panchal and Philip West have received the 2014 Saltersâ Institute Prize for Exceptional Achievement in Physical Sciences.
Thu, 11 Dec 2014 12:10:39 GMT
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
George Arbuthnott and Tom Warren both clinch awards
Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:34:05 GMT
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
Applications for the 2015 Erasmus Mundus course now being accepted
Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:19:49 GMT
Christine Ockrent delivers the 2014 James Cameron Memorial Lecture
Fri, 05 Dec 2014 10:25:56 GMT
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
Latest guidelines from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence incorporate City research
Fri, 05 Dec 2014 11:19:30 GMT
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
Nic Dakin MP visits City
Thu, 04 Dec 2014 20:10:53 GMT
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
City MA Newspaper Journalism student wins bursary sponsored by The Tab.
Thu, 04 Dec 2014 15:57:24 GMT
City University London academics comment on what's inside George Osborne's red briefcase
Thu, 04 Dec 2014 12:01:57 GMT
Helen Merrills reports from Professor Jane Singer’s inaugural lecture
Wed, 03 Dec 2014 11:27:31 GMT
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
Carolina Are presented research into how journalists use twitter at prestigious journalism conference
Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:37:41 GMT
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
Professor Ronen Palan on 'secret' tax deals
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 14:36:43 GMT
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
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
Alumna Kate Worsley wins Historical Writers’ Association Award
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:22:06 GMT
City University London academic warns of mental health services strain
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:31:47 GMT
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
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
Professors Julienne Meyer and David Oliver consult on HSJ/Serco Commission on care for the elderly
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:53:45 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
City students launch crowdfunding campaign to help develop bike indicators
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:06:07 GMT
City to host roundtable discussionwith leading academics and policy-makers
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:03:48 GMT
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:29:19 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
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
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
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
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
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
Historic performances recreated on camera for Sound of Song
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:33:35 GMT
Dr Sara Silvestri consults on religion and development post 2015
Fri, 07 Nov 2014 11:04:55 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
City University London alumnus discusses prestigious summer scholarship
Thu, 06 Nov 2014 15:41:40 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
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
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
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
Faber & Faber to publish Rod Reynold's debut novel
Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:03:36 GMT
City University London hosts its annual entrepreneurship fair
Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:50:33 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
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
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
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
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
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
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