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The Discovery of the Higgs Boson

Our free short online course, The Discovery of the Higgs Boson, allows you to learn the significance and importance of this famous particle. Find out more about particle physics and understanding the…

From  Mari-Nikol Panteva on March 22nd, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

The personalisation of insurance: Data, behaviour and innovation - Liz McFall

talk by Liz McFall for the data controversies series 2021March 10th 2021, 4:32:49 pm The adoption of Big Data analytics (BDA) in insurance has been controversial but there has been little analysis…

From  Elizabeth Mcfall on March 10th, 2021 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Library resources refresher - HCA

A brief refresher session for students in School of History, Classics and Archaeology on Library resources and services (February 2021). A PDF version of the slides can be downloaded from the…

From  Caroline Stirling on February 11th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Research during a Pandemic - Grant opportunities and funding landscape changes in the Covid-19 era

Dr Andy Liken and Al Innes from the Edinburgh Research Office (ERO) take us through the changes to the current funding landscape. Highlighting some of the grant opportunities that exist in the…

From  Josephine Merrifield on January 20th, 2021 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Neuromuscular junction endomicroscopy

Real-time monochromatic movie of axons and motor nerve terminals in a mouse gastrocnemius muscle visualised by fibre-optic confocal endomicrosopy using a 1.5 mm diameter probe. Generated by the…

From  Rebecca Devon on January 7th, 2021 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Can we Trust Data-Driven Scientific Discoveries?

Genevera Allen discusses "Machine Learning & Scientific Reproducibility: Can we Trust Data-Driven Scientific Discoveries?" As more and more scientific domains are collecting vast…

From  Belle Taylor on December 18th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Professor Richard Ribchester's retiral lecture and tributes

Lecture by Prof Richard Ribchester entitled 'Unfinished business', followed by tributes to Richard from his colleagues. Recorded at the Euan MacDonald Centre / Centre for Discovery Brain…

From  Rebecca Devon on December 1st, 2020 0 likes 38 plays 0  

LLC Research Skills and Methods 2020_Library

How to make the best use of Library resources for research in the areas of literatures, languages and cultures

From  Shenxiao Tong on September 29th, 2020 0 likes 130 plays 0  

Welcome to the Library, Part 1: Basics and finding your reading materials (MHO students)

This presentation for students doing the Advanced Professional Studies - Mental Health Officer (MHO) Award is an introduction to the University Library. This session covers finding and accessing…

From  Caroline Stirling on September 25th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Process Mining

Process Mining

From  Dimitrios Doudesis on June 30th, 2020 0 likes 56 plays 0  

Inaugural Lecture - Prof Damian Mole

The pancreas is responsible for digesting all the fat, protein and carbohydrates that we eat, and is essential for health. However, when things go wrong with the pancreas, as happens in inflammation…

From  Peter Crooks on May 6th, 2019 0 likes 136 plays 0  

Prof Richard Morris: Memory: why it matters and how it works

The Edinburgh Neuroscience Christmas Lecture 2016 delivered by Professor Richard Morris, CBE, FRS, Professor of Neuroscience, Centre for Cognitive & Neural Systems, and 2016 Brain Prize Winner …

From  Jane Haley on December 11th, 2017 0 likes 89 plays 0  

Curing Parkinson's with Parkure Ltd., (Video 3 of 4) Conditions, Innovating with Open Knowledge

This video is part of the Innovating with Open Knowledge series at The University of Edinburgh. Interview with Lysimachos Zografos at Parkure Ltd., a drug discovery company that aims to cure…

From  Morna Simpson on August 25th, 2017 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Curing Parkinson's with Parkure Ltd., DEMO video, Innovating with Open Knowledge

This video is part of the Innovating with Open Knowledge series at The University of Edinburgh. Interview with Lysimachos Zografos at Parker Ltd., a drug discovery company that aims to cure…

From  Morna Simpson on August 25th, 2017 0 likes 10 plays 0