14 November 2014
A new, advanced electronic voting system developed by the University of Surrey and the Victorian Electoral Commission (VEC), in collaboration with the Universities of Melbourne and Luxembourg is to be used in Australia’s Victorian State election, which opens on Monday. This is the first time worldwide that an electronic election system that can be checked at every stage has been used in a large-scale politically binding election.
12 November 2014
A new study published today in The British Journal of Developmental Psychology has found that conversations mothers have with their daughters tend to contain more emotional words and content, than the conversations they have with their sons.
07 November 2014
New research published today in the journal Nature Communications, has demonstrated how glass can be manipulated to create a material that will allow computers to transfer information using light. This development could significantly increase computer processing speeds and power in the future.
04 November 2014
At an event in London today, the University of Surrey’s 5G Innovation Centre (5GIC) shared its vision for the future of 5G technologies with an overview of its achievements so far, alongside industry partners including Huawei, Fujitsu Laboratories of Europe and Vodafone.
Nursery places for three-year-olds: introduction of free entitlement did not deliver long-term benefits for children’s development, new research finds »
22 October 2014
A report presented to the House of Lords today reveals that free part-time nursery places for three- year-olds enabled some children to do better in assessments at the end of Reception, but overall educational benefits are small and do not last.
14 October 2014
The University of Surrey’s School of Veterinary Medicine is appealing to animal lovers in Guildford and the surrounding areas to help with students’ training, by becoming volunteer veterinary clients.
08 October 2014
University of Surrey Professor and BBC Radio 4 Life Scientific presenter Jim Al-Khalili will host the next in his series of his 'Jim Meets' interviews with special guest, comedienne and mental health campaigner, Ruby Wax on Thursday 27 November at the University of Surrey.
06 October 2014
48 students from across the UK and Europe have made history by becoming the first to embark on the new five-year Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine & Science offered by the University of Surrey’s School of Veterinary Medicine – the UK’s newest vet school.
26 September 2014
New research published today in the journal Advanced Functional Materials suggests that graphene-treated nanowires could soon replace current touchscreen technology, significantly reducing production costs and allowing for more affordable, flexible displays.
19 September 2014
The University of Surrey has achieved its highest ever position in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2015, rising to 11th place. This follows on the University’s ranking of 6th place in The Guardian League Table earlier this year.
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