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The smallest astronauts: how can microorganisms support us in space?; Dr Rosa Santomartino

Microorganisms such as bacteria are everywhere on Earth's biosphere, including the human body, and will necessarily follow us as we explore space. As they play many important roles here on Earth…

From  Stuart Dunbar on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Networking (Masters session - CSE & MVM)

For PG students in Colleges of Science & Engineering and Medicine & Vet Medicine. This session will demystify networking and look at ways to make it less intimidating, with practical tips and…

From  Khalis Ariff Mustafa Reza on November 13th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

IAD Finding Academic Literature - for CSE taught postgraduates

One of the first tasks a research student has to undertake is producing a literature review. This session will help by providing a brief introduction to library resources and services. The…

From  Heather Stewart on November 3rd, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

IAD Finding Academic Literature - for CSE PGRs

One of the first tasks a research student has to undertake is producing a literature review. This session will help by providing a brief introduction to library resources and services. The…

From  Heather Stewart on November 3rd, 2020 0 likes 0 plays

Applying for undergraduate programmes in the College of Science & Engineering

A short animated video which explains how to apply for undergraduate programmes offered by College of Science and Engineering at The University of Edinburgh.

From  Alison Fitch on November 3rd, 2020 0 likes 101 plays 0  

CSE Town Hall - 24 August 2020

The College of Science & Engineering held a Town Hall event for its staff on the 24th August, 2020. It was chaired by David Robertson, Head of College, with support from other members of the…

From  George Lawie on August 25th, 2020 0 likes 66 plays 0  

CSE Town Hall Meeting 14 July 2020

Town Hall meeting for CSE Staff led by Head of College Prof Dave Robertson, this session was focussed on Professional Services Staff queries.

From  Kenneth Bell on July 14th, 2020 0 likes 128 plays 0  

CSE Town Hall - 09 June 2020

The College of Science & Engineering held a Town Hall event for its staff on the 9th June, 2020. It was chaired by David Robertson, Head of College, with support from other members of the…

From  George Lawie on June 10th, 2020 0 likes 145 plays 0  

Artificial Intelligence versus Us: building explainability and ethical responsibility into automated systems; Dr Vaishak Belle

Artificial Intelligence provides many opportunities to improve modern society, and it has enjoyed significant investment globally. Indeed, discovering patterns and structures in data in an automated…

From  Stuart Dunbar on October 25th, 2019 0 likes 33 plays 0  

Lab-grown human eggs; Prof Evelyn Telfer

2018 marked the 40th anniversary of the birth of the first IVF baby and since then there have been over 8 million babies born through IVF. There have been many developments in the area of Assisted…

From  Stuart Dunbar on March 1st, 2019 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Learning from Vikings: archaeological lessons for 21st century climate change adaptation

The end of Norse Greenland is an iconic example of societal collapse, but how can we use this, and other ‘completed experiments’ from the past to inform contemporary debates about the…

From  Stuart Dunbar on December 7th, 2018 0 likes 74 plays 0  

Inaugural Lecture of Professor Jason Reese, Regius Professor of Engineering "A World in a Grain of Sand" (Audio MP3 only)

The Inaugural Lecture of Professor Jason Reese, Regius Professor of Engineering was held at 5.30pm on Wednesday, 30th May 2018 in the Gordon Aikman Lecture Theatre (formerly known as the George…

From  Billy Rosendale on June 4th, 2018 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Inaugural Lecture of Professor Jason Reese, Regius Professor of Engineering "A World in a Grain of Sand"

The Inaugural Lecture of Professor Jason Reese, Regius Professor of Engineering was held at 5.30pm on Wednesday, 30th May 2018 in the Gordon Aikman Lecture Theatre (formerly known as the George…

From  Billy Rosendale on June 4th, 2018 0 likes 130 plays 0  

Catching Cosmic Cataclysms: the new field of gravitational wave astronomy

On September 14th 2015, LIGO (Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory) instruments detected gravitational waves from a binary black hole merger. This was the first ever direct observation…

From  Stuart Dunbar on April 9th, 2018 1 likes 18 plays 0