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シンガポール国立大学とのパートナーシップ締結
2013年5月16日

バース大学は、シンガポール国立大学との覚書に調印し、エンジニアリング・デザインの教育・研究における協力関係を築くことに合意しました。 Both institutions have strong engineering design activities and the future vision and plans for transforming the way it is taught are complementary. A number of visits have taken place and a workshop ...詳細 »

Times Higher Education (THE) Student Experience Surveyで6位
2013年4月25日

バース大学は本日発表された最新のTimes Higher Education (THE) Student Experience Survey において、102のイギリス高等教育機関中6位にランクインしました。昨年から15位上昇の素晴らしい結果です。 この調査では全国の学生12000名に、自身の大学の長所や短所についてのフィードバックや、友人に勧めたいかどうか...詳細 »

バース大学 留学生対象奨学金
2013年3月4日

バース大学留学生課より、留学生対象の奨学金をご案内します。 出願を検討されている方はぜひご確認ください。   Dear Bath Applicant, Thank you for your application to the University of Bath. I am delighted that you are interested in studying with us. I am writing to tell you about some of the scholarships and awards that we offer to inte...詳細 »

本学触媒化学のプロジェクトに国家研究資金が投入
2013年1月31日

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC)は、イギリス経済と両立するCO2排出削減、水の浄化、持続可能なエネルギーの創出の実現を念頭においた触媒化学の全国的な研究プログラムthe UK Catalysis Hubに対し、1290万ポンドを投資します。 Matthew Davidson教授率いる.バース大学Centre for Sustainable Chemical T...詳細 »

ブラジル人理学療法士がバース大学の2012年ロンドンオリンピック・パラリンピックにおける功績に貢献
2013年1月15日

ブラジルのカンピナス大学に在籍し、昨年のオリンピックで同国のチーフスポーツ理学療法士に選出された博士課程学生が、バース大学に11ヶ月滞在し、本学のDisAbility Sport & Health (DASH)リサーチグループに加わりました。Marilia Passos Magno e Silvaさんはブラジル教育省のCAPES基金から資...詳細 »

バース大学卒業生が「ヤング・エンジニア・オブ・ザ・イヤー」を受賞
2012年12月18日

バース大学建築・土木工学学科卒業生が、the AFBE-UKによる「ヤング・BMEエンジニア・オブ・ザ・イヤー」を受賞しました。 Phil Anthony Moutousamyさんは、2008年に本学の誇るMEng degree in Civil and Architectural Engineeringプログラムを卒業され、現在はバースに拠点を置く建築人事務所Buro Happoldに勤務されています。...詳細 »

BP社による新たな奨学金プログラムが開始
2012年11月19日

英国大学卒業生の採用に最も力を入れている企業の一つであるBP社は、science, technology, engineering and maths (科学・テクノロジー・エンジニアリング・数学、STEM)分野の優秀な学部生に対する新たな奨学金プログラムを、全英9つの大学で開始することを発表しました。 開始1年目の取り組みとして、BP社による...詳細 »

バース大学研究者が著名な建築学賞を受賞
2012年11月8日

バース大学建築・土木工学学部の研究者が、名誉あるRoyal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)のPresident’s award for Outstanding University-Located Researchを受賞しました。この賞は、全国で取り組まれている建築学研究を網羅し、その中でもとりわけて顕著な功績のあるものに贈られます。建築家であり、バース大学講師、研...詳細 »

物理学博士課程学生が国際会議でベストポスター賞を受賞
2012年11月6日

物理学博士課程最終学年に在籍するAshok Chauhanさんが、ナノサイエンスに関する著名な国際会議のポスタープレゼンテーションで第一位を獲得しました。Nanocon 2012と呼ばれるこの国際会議は10月末にチェコ共和国で開催され、350名/団体以上の参加者が集結した大規模なものとなりました。Ashokさんはカーボン・...詳細 »

サンデー・タイムズ紙大学ランキングにおいて3位
2012年9月28日

サンデータイムズ紙による大学ガイドが発表され、バース大学は全英3位となりました。これはバース大学史上最高であり、対象となった126大学・カレッジのうち、オックスフォード大学及びケンブリッジ大学に次ぐ名誉あるランクを意味します。バース大学は昨年、同じくサンデー・タイムズ紙による“ユニ...詳細 »

全英有数の学生満足度を実現
2012年9月27日

2012年全国学生調査National Student Survey (NSS)の結果が9月27日に発表され、バース大学は全英有数の学生満足度を達成しました。バース大学は総合満足度で全国の高等教育機関の平均(85%)より6ポイント高い91%と評価され、250以上の英国教育機関のなかで第5位となりました。  また、バース大学は2012年NSSに...詳細 »

サンパウロ大学とのパートナーシップが成立
2012年9月18日

バース大学とラテンアメリカにおける最高峰の教育機関、サンパウロ大学(ブラジル)との間でパートナーシップ合意が締結されました。 The University has established a new partnership with the leading university in Latin America, after signing a Memorandum of Understanding with the Universidade de São Paulo (...詳細 »

化学学部に新教授が着任
2012年9月10日

バース大学化学学部にマーク・ウェラー教授が着任されました。教授は本学においてエネルギー素材研究の発展に取り組まれます。 This strategic professorial appointment will complement and build on Bath’s multidisciplinary expertise in energy and environment-related areas, which is already at the forefront of UK activity and is of intern...詳細 »

Top award for Bath student in property competition
2012年6月1日

A University of Bath student has been named as one of the top property students in the country in a national property industry competition, the Association of Women in Property (WiP) National Student Awards. Anne-Marie Ratcliffe, studying Civil Engineering has taken the South West title. ...詳細 »

Bath ranked among top universities in the world under the age of 50
2012年5月31日

We have been ranked in the top 50 in two global league tables published this week. On Tuesday 29 May The Guardian published the ‘...詳細 »

Bath students head to Zambia to help improve lives through sport
2012年5月28日

A group of students is preparing to go to Zambia to teach school children sports skills that they can also use to improve their lives. ...詳細 »

Investiture at Buckingham Palace – a message from the Vice-Chancellor
2012年5月24日

Before the ceremony, the member of the Royal Family who will bestow the honours remains unannounced, so when we arrived I was very pleased to...詳細 »

Professor Hugh Lauder interviewed on Asian televsion
2012年5月24日

Professor Hugh Lauder from the Department of Education was ...詳細 »

Thousands celebrate the Olympic Torch’s visit to campus
2012年5月23日

Thousands of cheering students, staff, school children and local people lined the route of the Olympic Torch Relay through campus yesterday as we hosted the start of the Bath leg of its 8,000 mile journey around the UK. ...詳細 »

Top ten ranking for Bath in the Complete University Guide 2013
2012年4月24日

Bath’s high student satisfaction levels and excellent graduate employment prospects have been highlighted as key strengths in the 2013 Complete University Guide. ...詳細 »

Top ten ranking for Bath in the Complete University Guide
2012年4月24日

We have once again been ranked in the top ten of UK universities by the Complete University Guide. ...詳細 »

Interactive smart phone apps could revitalise cemeteries
2012年3月27日

Researchers at the University of Bath are designing new interactive technology to make cemeteries more accessible. ...詳細 »

Engineers make waves in Women’s History Month
2012年3月13日

Four leading female researchers from across the University’s engineering faculty are making history during Women’s History Month, having secured significant funding awards that will allow them to continue their ground-breaking research....詳細 »

Stock market stereotypes undervalue female directors in the short-term
2012年2月23日

New research into how the stock market perceives the capabilities of female company directors finds that an initial negative response by investors is overturned in the longer term, once markets respond to corporate performance rather than st...詳細 »

KT Champion funding continues to support showcasing, secondments and website development
2012年1月10日

Dr Felia Allum, Department of Politics, Languages & International Studies has been awarded funding to run an event on Italian mafias in the UK for the Association of Chief Police Officers, the Home Office and individual Police Constabularies. ...詳細 »

Volunteers needed for energy project
2011年9月6日

Researchers from the University of Bath are looking for volunteers to participate in a study on the design of energy meter displays as part of a PhD project in the Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering. The study is a part of research being carried out at the University on ...詳細 »

Britain’s Paralympians prepare their gold rush
2011年8月26日

Those hoping to win Paralympic medals for Great Britain next summer have been spending two weeks at the University of Bath as part of the British Paralympic Association’s (BPA) ‘year to go’ preparation camp. ...詳細 »

Hydrogen Fuel cell cars on show at Electrochem 2011
2011年8月25日

The University of Bath will host visitors from across the world in September when the international Electrochem 2011 conference takes place.  ...詳細 »

Launch of new Internal Peer Review College
2011年5月17日

Jane Millar, Pro-Vice Chancellor for Research, has hosted a reception to launch our new ...詳細 »

Visitors from India spend a week in Bath
2011年5月16日

A high-level delegation from India visited campus this week. The group were from the Faculty of Scie...詳細 »

Workshop celebrates 100th anniversary of superconductivity
2011年5月12日

An international workshop held in Bath last week celebrated the 100th anniversary of the discovery of superconductivity by Heike Kamerlingh Onnes in Leiden in 1911. ...詳細 »

Barking business plan has big future
2011年5月10日

Two University of Bath students have won a national competition, after founding a company which aims to reduce the cost of keeping track of treasured possessions. ...詳細 »

Bath students win prestigious national awards
2011年5月3日

Two students from the University’s Faculty of Engineering have been awarded ‘Undergraduate of the Year’ awards in a recent National ceremony that took place in Canary Wharf, London. ...詳細 »

Jade Goody and the internet: a new way of looking at death
2011年2月11日

Experts in death from the Universities of Bath and Bath Spa will be looking at changing perceptions of dying at a seminar next month. ...詳細 »

Eating disorders linked with autism in school children
2011年2月10日

Researchers at the University of Bath and Great Ormond Street Hospital have found that school children who show tendencies towards eating disorders also have traits associated with autism. ...詳細 »

New guide helps builders tackle ‘embodied carbon’
2011年2月9日

A new guide by the University of Bath is set to help the construction industry measure and tackle the full carbon footprint of building materials and reduce negative impact on the environment. ...詳細 »

Vice-Chancellor appointed to West of England LEP Board
2011年2月7日

Professor Glynis Breakwell, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Bath, has been appointed as the Higher Education representative on the Board of the West of England Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP). ...詳細 »

Government should study quality of life rather than happiness says expert
2010年12月6日

The Government’s survey into wellbeing should focus on quality of life rather than happiness says a University of Bath academic. From April, the Office for National Statistics will ask people to rate their own well-being with the first official happiness index due in 2012. But Professor Suzanne Skevington from the University of Bath’s Department of Psychology said the Government should instead focus on qual...詳細 »

The dead body and its disposal
2010年11月29日

How do we dispose of our dead? Academics from the University of Bath will be discussing three different points of view at a free seminar next week. It is being organised by the Centre for Death & Society (CDAS) and will be focussed around research presented by its members. Dr Kate Woodthorpe, who is the programme leader on the University’s foundation degree in funeral services, will look at anatomical patholo...詳細 »

Mayor of Bath opens new Advice and Representation Centre
2010年11月6日

On Saturday 6 November the Students’ Union will hold an official opening of its new Advice and Representation Centre in the University of Bath’s new £5.5m Student Centre. The centre will be opened by Councillor Shaun McGall, Learning & Teaching Development Officer at the University. He has a special history with the Students’ Union, having worked in advice and academic representation from 1...詳細 »

New ‘Skills for Study’ Website
2010年11月2日

Posted in News by Stephanie Dennett on the October 28th, 2010 There are fan...詳細 »

Brazilian students get a taste of engineering at Bath
2010年11月2日

A group of engineering students from Brazil visited the Faculty of Engineering for two weeks to get an insight into what it’s like to study and do research at Bath. The visit, sponsored by Santander Universities Global Division, welcomed 12 students and two professors from seven Brazilian universities to a series of talks and hands-on demonstrations in each of the University’s three engineering de...詳細 »

Technophobia starts in the womb, scientists believe
2010年10月13日

Having a good grasp of, or an aversion towards, using technology can be predicted by the hormones we are exposed to in the womb, researchers at the University of Bath have discovered. Pre-natal testosterone exposure has been argued to have an effect on the way the brain develops that makes it either easier or more difficult to understand technology. Researchers in the Departme...詳細 »

Student saves chemical giant thousands of pounds on industrial placement
2010年10月8日

A Chemical Engineering student at the University of Bath has saved a Northwest chemicals firm £325,000 on its annual utility bills whilst on placement. Cigdem Kemal, 22, developed a number of cost saving projects while on placement at the plant of Basell Polyolefins UK Ltd in Carrington, Manchester, a company belonging to the multi-national chemicals manufacturer LyondellBasell. Her efforts w...詳細 »

Former Bath researcher wins Nobel Prize
2010年10月5日

A former University of Bath researcher is sharing this year’s Nobel Prize for Physics, for groundbreaking research on graphene carried out at Manchester University. Professor Andre Geim spent a year at Bath in his early career, working as a Research Officer in the Department of Physics from 1992 to 1993 with Professor Simon Bending. Their work focused on semiconductor electronic devices and S...詳細 »

Bath ranked 9th in the UK and best in the South West in new Sunday Times guide
2010年9月13日

The University of Bath has been ranked 9th out of 121 universities and colleges in the latest UK league table published by The Sunday Times. The Sunday Times University Guide 2011 ranked the University number one in a list of South West universities, and seventh in the UK for the percentage of students in graduate level jobs. Bath also featured in the newspaper’s top 20 lists for high student...詳細 »

バース大学通訳・翻訳科ディレクター 清水美子先生のインタビュー
2010年7月27日

バース大学通訳・翻訳科(MAIT)コース・ディレクターの清水美子(しみず・よしこ)先生が、イギリスの日本人向けの新聞でインタビューを受けました。その記事をPDFファイルでダウンロードできますので、ぜひお読みください。 Yoshiko Shimizu, course director of the Pre-MA in Interpreting and Translating (MAIT) program, was r...詳細 »

Bath entrepreneur holds key to internet security
2010年7月26日

Paul Kane, CEO of CommunityDNS, based at the University of Bath’s SETsquared Innovation Centre, has been selected to safeguard one of seven keys to restart the World Wide Web in the event of a catastrophic event, such as a terrorist attack. From this month, the internet will become more secure through a new international agreement and process which verifies web sites and helps protect email accounts...詳細 »

Bath academic awarded prestigious fellowship to study how order arises from chaos
2010年7月21日

A physics lecturer at the University of Bath has been awarded a prestigious fellowship as part of new investment in the next generation of scientists and engineers announced today (Wednesday 21 July) by the Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC). Dr Robert Jack, from the University’s Department of Physics, is one of 30 outstanding UK researchers to be awarded EPSRC Career Acce...詳細 »

Students to teach Indian pupils life-changing skills
2010年7月20日

Eleven students from the University of Bath have travelled to rural India to teach basic engineering skills to young people, to help them find technical solutions to practical problems in their communities. The Bath students will spend three months in voluntary teaching posts at six education centres across the Maharashtra region. They will teach Indian pupils who have dropped out of school skil...詳細 »

Student racing team in pole position for Silverstone
2010年7月13日

A team of mechanical engineering students from the University of Bath is heading for Silverstone this week for the annual international Formula Student competition (Thursday 15 to Sunday 18 July). The team is in pole position among the 30 other UK teams, after ranking as the best British team in the past three years. They will be up agains...詳細 »

Research to protect historic architecture from floods
2010年7月8日

A new interdisciplinary research project, led by the University of Bath, will monitor and predict the impact of floods and driving rain on historic buildings to try and protect them for future generations. The risk of flooding is likely to increase due to climate change and the effects of increased urban development. The 2007 flooding in the South West and the 2009 flood in Cumbria have shown that sub...詳細 »

Soldier who served in Afghanistan to receive degree in military dress
2010年7月5日

A British Army soldier who has served in Afghanistan is among the graduates who are collecting their degrees from the University of Bath this week (Wednesday 7 July). Captain Nick Nicholls from the Royal Engineers Corps has received a Masters Degree with distinction in Electrical Power Systems through the University’s Electronic & Engineering distance learning course. Cap...詳細 »

Sir James Dyson to open innovative new University building
2010年6月30日

World famous British entrepreneur Sir James Dyson will officially open the University of Bath’s newest building this week. Sir James will perform the official opening ceremony for the new multi-million pound 4 West building this Friday, 2 July. 4 West opened in April and has provided much needed additional research and teaching space on the University campus, as well as being home to a new Post...詳細 »

Bath professor made management “Champion of the Year”
2010年6月28日

Professor Richard Mawditt from the University of Bath’s School of Management has been awarded the City of London Institute of Management Champion of the Year 2010. Professor Mawditt is recognised for his contribution to higher education management over many years. He has held the UNESCO Chair in Higher Education Management for the past ten years with special interests and activity ...詳細 »

The serious mathematics of cereal, socialising and starlings
2010年6月25日

What have muesli, social networking sites and flocks of birds got to do with mathematics? Scientists and students from the University of Bath will be explaining all at the Royal Society’s prestigious Summer Science Exhibition which opens today (25 June 2010). Their exhibit, called ‘Living in a complex world’ will show how complex and une...詳細 »

Research to help bring honeybees back from the brink
2010年6月24日

Researchers from the University of Bath are collaborating on a £1 million project to reduce the impact of disease on honeybees. The work, led by the Food & Environment Research Agency (Fera), will look at 20 years worth of data collected by Fera’s National Bee Unit (NBU) on the damaging disease European Foulbrood (EFB) to build a model of how this and o...詳細 »

Public lecture: Jumping about in applied probability
2010年6月23日

Professor Andreas Kyprianou will give a gentle introduction to probability theory and its pivotal role in current mathematics research in his inaugural lecture at the University on Wednesday 30 June. Professor Kyprianou, from the Department of Mathematical Sciences, said: “Chance is a mathematical concept which all of us understand. It is therefore surprising that, as an axiomatic theory, the forma...詳細 »

Battle of the sexes exists in the plant world too
2010年6月22日

Research led by the University of Bath has discovered that plants, like animals, also have a battle of the sexes when it comes to raising their offspring. Their findings could open new avenues to increase crop yields and improve food security for an ever-growing global human population. Since mothers give birth to young, they must invest more of their resources into producing offspring than fath...詳細 »

University to inspire Formula One stars of the future
2010年6月21日

A group of primary pupils from Bath who are gearing up to build their own racing cars will be hoping to get some tips for success when they come face to face with the University of Bath’s Formula Student team and their racing car on Tuesday 22 June. The Year 4 and 5 pupils will be taking part in an Extended Services project called Inspiring Engineers, organised by the South Bath Primary Cluster Exte...詳細 »

BRE CICM Research Wins International Awards
2010年6月18日

Researchers in the BRE Centre for Innovative Construction Materials in the Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering have been awarded two seperate prizes for best papers published in the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) Journals during 2009. The paper 'Deep embedment of FRP for concrete shear strengthening', author...詳細 »

Interdisciplinary prize and medal for Bath scientist
2010年6月17日

Professor Barry Potter from the Department of Pharmacy & Pharmacology has been awarded a 2010 Interdisciplinary Prize & Medal for outstanding biological and medicinal chemistry accomplishments. This prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) award recognises work done at the interface of chemist...詳細 »

Research will help submariners breathe more easily
2010年6月17日

Professor Stan Kolaczkowski and his team from Chemical Engineering at the University of Bath are collaborating with mechanical engineers from Duke University in the US to develop a chemical-free way of removing carbon dioxide from the air inside deep sea human habitats. They are developing a system that uses sea water and Dixon rings in deep sea submersible vehicles and other submersible human habitat...詳細 »

Researchers investigate fishy sense of smell
2010年5月4日

As every Jaws fan knows, sharks can smell a drop of blood from up to a kilometre away, but how are their noses so sensitive? Research led by the University of Bath is using the latest technology to find out how these fish are able to sniff out their prey. Dr Jonathan Cox from the University’s Department of Chemistry has been working with researchers...詳細 »

Every picture tells a story…of research at Bath!
2010年5月4日

Pictures, it is said, can tell a thousand words. Well, academics and researchers from the University of Bath hope to do just that in a new photography exhibition taking place in the city this month. Researchers have the challenge of explaining their research to the public just by the use of a single striking image and a short piece of text. The Images of Research exhibition will be held...詳細 »