March 2015

Funding boost on back of research excellence

Brunel’s strong showing in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) means a more than £600,000 funding boost in 2015-16 from the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE).

February 2015

Professor Asoke Nandi’s co-authored paper in the 2014 International Journal of Neural Systems selected as one of the top 10 best papers

The International Journal of Neural Systems has selected 10 best papers from all the papers published in the Journal during 2014.

January 2015

Modular disability aids for world's poorest

A modular kit of interchangeable mobility aid parts from crutches to walking frames is set to change the lives of some of the world’s poorest people with disabilities thanks to a design engineering student from Brunel University London.

Brunel academic joins BBC’s Naked Scientists

Brunel expert Professor Karnik Tarverdi joined BBC Radio’s Naked Scientists at the weekend discussing possible futures for plastics - and exploded some common myths along the way.

Learning & Teaching Symposium 2015

Annual Learning & Teaching Symposium and Student Led Teaching Awards Reception

Saffron Brunel Brand Prize 2014 Winner announced

Sebastian Grenzhäuser has been awarded the 2014 Saffron Brunel Brand Prize for Excellence in Strategic Design and Branding.

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