Professor Ross Anderson FRS FREng has been named as the recipient of the 2015 BCS Lovelace Medal awarded by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT. The award is presented annually to individuals who, in the opinion of BCS, have made a significant contribution to the advancement of Information Systems. It is the top award in computing in the UK.
Agilent Technologies Inc. today announced that Jules Griffin has received an Agilent Thought Leader Award in recognition of his work in lipidomics.
Recognizing that the issue has exercised scholars for over two millennia and has significant implications for educational policy, the ESRC has awarded Christine Howe, Neil Mercer and Sara Hennessy from the Faculty of Education a research grant of £343,214 to chart patterns of classroom dialogue and to examine their consequences for student learning and attitudes to school.
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) announced on Saturday it will provide €1 million over five years to create a research hub for German studies at the University of Cambridge.
The American Academy of Neurology (AAN) and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society are awarding the 2015 John Dystel Prize for MS Research to Alastair Compston, MBBS, PhD, Professor of Neurology at the University of Cambridge.
Land Economist wins international award for real estate research
Dr Gilly Carr, Senior Lecturer and Academic Director in Archaeology at the Institute of Continuing Education, and Principal Investigator on the grant, has been awarded a British Academy grant in collaboration with Professor Marek Jasinski of the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim.
Wafa Mohammed Abutaleb, PhD student in Radiology at the School of Clinical Medicine, has won two awards in the latest international European Society of Radiology.
The Royal Society of Edinburgh welcomes 56 new Fellows.