4 May 2009
Complete RAE Returns Published
The complete RAE 2008 returns, in particular for each unit of assessment:
Have now been published at http://www.rae.ac.uk/news/2009/sub.asp.
2009 is the second year that the School has organised the
UK Schools Computer Animation Competition. This year the competition --
Animation09 -- was funded by EPSRC, with project partners Electronic Arts and
the Manchester Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI). Animation09 closed for
entries on 1 May, and we've received a staggering 800 animations from 200
schools across the
Updating University Research Profiles
Just a reminder that if you wish to update the profile which appears for you on the University webpages at:
Then you need go to http://info.eps.manchester.ac.uk/login.jsp and log in and update your details. The login is your University username and password. This info will then automatically update what appears on the University webpages.
Perspectives – public engagement session September 09
The British Science Association is running a Public
Engagement session at the British Science Festival at the
Research Group leaders: please consider encouraging your PhD students, and/or RAs, or yourselves to enter this scheme - the deadline to apply is 8 May.
New email list
There is a new email list to advertise seminars in the
UTOPIA/Papyro 6 May 09
13:00, Atlas 1
Schuster Colloquia 6 May 09
Ordered and Disordered Packing in Soft Matter
Daan Frenkel, Amsterdam/Cambridge
14:30, Bragg Lecture Theatre
15:00 Room 1.10,
Andy Mason - CRAY, will be presenting current installation examples. If you wish to have a meeting with Andy Mason; from buying your own machine to speeding up code, please contact Martin Turner to arrange a slot.
Writing Ontologies in the Web Ontology Language (OWL) 19-20 May 09
The BioHealth Informatics group at the
This two-day introductory hands-on workshop aims to provide
attendees with both the theoretical foundations and practical experience to
begin building OWL ontologies using the latest version of the Protégé-OWL tools
(Protege4). It is based on
For registration and further information go to the conference website.
New Funding and Award Opportunities top
Marie Curie funding event 7 May 09
The UK Research Office is organising several Marie Curie
events, one of which will be held at MMU in