Faculty of Science, Agriculture & Engineering

News Items

  • Success at Parliament for Newcastle University Chemist

    PhD student Yvonne Choo strikes Gold at House of Commons competition for the excellence of her chemistry research.

    published on: 22 March 2017

  • Investing in research excellence

    Newcastle University wants to discover six potential research leaders and appoint them to five-year fellowships. We're also advertising four funded PhD studentships in Engineering and Science.

    published on: 3 May 2017

  • First Athena SWAN Silver award in SAgE

    The first Silver Athena SWAN award in the Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering.

    published on: 8 May 2017

  • BBSRC Funding Success for Agriculture and Business Development team

    published on: 24 August 2017

  • Newcastle Professors named Fellows of Royal Academy of Engineering

    Two leading academics have been elected to join the most exclusive fellowship in the engineering profession.

    published on: 6 September 2017

  • World University Subject Rankings

    The influential Times Higher Education subject rankings have returned exciting results in two key areas of the Faculty's work.

    published on: 17 October 2017

  • Global Challenges Academy website launches

    Newcastle University has launched a new Global Challenges Academy website. It highlights work with partners across academic borders and disciplines to help address challenges facing the world.

    published on: 2 November 2017

  • Duke of Northumberland to introduce Newcastle University lecture

    Professor Sally Shortall will give her inaugural public lecture in the Newcastle University Insights series on Thursday 16 November.

    published on: 8 November 2017

  • Prestigious prize awarded to Statistics Research Associate

    Joint 3rd place in The Giovani Talenti 2017 awarded to Pier Giovanni Bissiri

    published on: 24 November 2017

  • A local partnership for global innovation

    The Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering at Newcastle University has published a series of case studies for industrial stakeholders on our leading research in water engineering with Northumbrian Water Group (NWG).

    published on: 29 November 2017

  • Professor wins Outstanding Contribution to Farming award

    Professor Sandra Edwards has won a top prize at the 2017 Food and Farming Industry Awards.

    published on: 4 December 2017

  • Wizz kid mathematicians reveal secrets of Toilet Trouble

    Mathematics lecturers Dr Andrew Baggaley and Dr Nick Parker took a look at the game, Toilet Trouble, to analyse the seemingly random sequence of flushes and squirts.

    published on: 21 December 2017

  • USB scoops sustainability award

    The Urban Sciences Building (USB), the University’s flagship £60m building for urban research, has received the Lord Mayor’s Design Award for Sustainability in Newcastle.

    published on: 5 February 2018

  • Industrial partner enhances University's analytical research resources

    Newcastle University is reaping the benefits of local industry collaboration through equipment donation.

    published on: 6 February 2018

  • Rural experts visit Ambridge conference

    Less than 20 per cent of the UK population lives in rural areas so it’s not surprising that, for many people in the UK, long-running BBC Radio 4 soap opera The Archers is an important source of knowledge and understanding of the countryside.

    published on: 12 February 2018

  • Interactive posters highlight plight of endangered Cross River Gorilla

    A Biology student has come up with an innovative way to aid efforts to save endangered gorillas.

    published on: 7 March 2018

  • Newcastle pays tribute to Physicist and Honorary Graduate of our University

    Newcastle University is sad to learn of the death of Professor Stephen Hawking, renowned Physicist.

    published on: 14 March 2018