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Loughborough shortlisted for Times Higher Education ‘University of the Year’

Loughborough shortlisted for Times Higher Education ‘University of the Year’

The University has also been shortlisted in the ‘Entrepreneurial University of the Year’ category.

Issued on 3 September 2015

Loughborough University unveils breakthrough technology with potential to revolutionise the global rail industry

Loughborough University unveils breakthrough technology with potential to revolutionise the global rail industry

A failsafe track switch designed to eradicate a 200-year-old problem on the railway has been created by engineers at Loughborough University.

Issued on 9 September 2015

Love your trainers? Collaboration on cutting-edge technology could transform global manufacturing of footwear parts

Love your trainers? Collaboration on cutting-edge technology could transform global manufacturing of footwear parts

The materials research team from Loughborough University has partnered with global footwear structural component suppliers Texon to bring significant benefits to the modern footwear industry.

Issued on 14 September 2015

Using ‘Human Factors & Ergonomics’ to improve patient safety

Using ‘Human Factors & Ergonomics’ to improve patient safety

A Loughborough University professor is working with Health Education England to develop recommendations to improve NHS patient safety.

Issued on 16 September 2015

Fifth annual conference provides insight into responsible sourcing in the construction industry

Fifth annual conference provides insight into responsible sourcing in the construction industry

Loughborough University and the Construction Industry Research and Information Association (CIRIA) have announced their fifth annual conference providing an insight into innovative tools and guidance used for responsible sourcing in the construction industry.

Issued on 22 September 2015

Loughborough University project supports visionary research-based artwork

Loughborough University project supports visionary research-based artwork

Loughborough University’s Creative Outreach Resource Efficiency (CORE) project has provided the impetus for the development of a brand new research-based artwork, due to go on display this weekend.

Issued on 24 September 2015

Loughborough University part of new enterprise zone bid

Loughborough University part of new enterprise zone bid

Loughborough University Science and Enterprise Parks are at the heart of a new Enterprise Zone (EZ) bid which will make Leicestershire a magnet for science, innovation and hi-tech manufacturing companies looking for research facilities and industrial and office space to base and expand their business.

Issued on 23 September 2015

Immersive 3D training experience unveiled with potential to transform the chemical engineering industry

Immersive 3D training experience unveiled with potential to transform the chemical engineering industry

A Loughborough University computer science expert has collaborated with BP on an immersive training experience that enables safety-critical tasks to be rehearsed in a simulated environment.

Issued on 23 September 2015

Loughborough University's Advanced Technology Innovation Centre welcomes new tenants

Loughborough University's Advanced Technology Innovation Centre welcomes new tenants

A key handover event to mark the opening of Loughborough University’s Advanced Technology Innovation Centre (ATIC) and welcome its new tenants took place last week.

Issued on 28 September 2015

Rapid diagnosis of a range of health conditions is just a breath away

Rapid diagnosis of a range of health conditions is just a breath away

A new centre launched tomorrow (Friday 2 October) is the base for a team of scientists developing breath analysis tests that could help in the rapid diagnosis and treatment for a range of conditions including cancers, respiratory infections and diseases such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Issued on 1 October 2015