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Hertfordshire history research ranked top in the country for impact

Hertfordshire history research ranked top in the country for impact

History research at The University of Hertfordshire has been rated as ‘world leading’ and ‘internationally excellent’ in this year’s Research Excellence Framework (REF) results.

18 December 2014
Hertfordshire rated as internationally excellent and world leading for research

Hertfordshire rated as internationally excellent and world leading for research

Over 55% of the University’s research has been rated ‘world leading’ and ‘internationally excellent’ in the Government’s 2014 Research Excellent Framework announced today (18 December 2014).

18 December 2014

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    Full-Circle – an oral history project bridging the gap between the UK and Western Australia

    Full-Circle – an oral history project bridging the gap between the UK and Western Australia

    Full-Circle seeks to bridge the gap between the UK and Western Australia by collecting memories of family members separated by 10,000 miles.

    10 September 2014

  • Astronomers unveil secrets of giant elliptical galaxies

    Astronomers unveil secrets of giant elliptical galaxies

    New findings of how giant elliptical galaxies move have been discovered by an international team of astronomers using the newly installed Multi Unit Spectroscopic Explorer (MUSE) at the European Southern Observatory’s (ESO) Very Large Telescope (VLT) facility.

    4 September 2014

  • Resident views sought on sustainable living

    Resident views sought on sustainable living

    Residents of Grand Union Village in Northolt are being asked to give their views on what it is like living in a neighbourhood that has been designed to encourage sustainable living for a University of Hertfordshire research project.

    22 July 2014

  • Can England still bring home the World Cup from Brazil?

    Can England still bring home the World Cup from Brazil?

    Football success in Brazil may not be over yet for England. Although England’s national team failed to make the knockout stages of the FIFA World Cup, the University of Hertfordshire’s robot football team, the ‘Bold Hearts’, is set to fly out to Brazil next week to compete in the 2014 RoboCup robotics world championship – taking place in João Pessoa, Brazil, 19 – 24 July 2014.

    11 July 2014

  • New international collaboration to protect the world’s crops

    New international collaboration to protect the world’s crops

    Experts from the UK and India are working together to identify and develop novel environmentally-sustainable strategies to control plant pests, known as plant-parasitic nematodes or eelworms, to ensure global food production and security. This project is funded by the UK-India Education and Research Initiative (UKIERI).

    7 July 2014

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