Exhibition bytes into the history of computers
Sixty years on from the creation of the first computing lab at Newcastle University, a special exhibition will highlight some of the ground-breaking IT developments that have since taken place.
published on: 13 August 2018
Minister marks construction of the National Innovation Centre
The first phase of progress on a £50 million home for business, academics and the public, which will put the UK at the forefront of AI, digital economy and Ageing Society is being marked today.
published on: 24 July 2018
Virtual opening for award winning Urban Sciences Building
Newcastle University’s pioneering ‘building-as-a-lab’, which will pave the way for more sustainable, efficient developments in the future, has been officially opened in a rather unusual way.
published on: 27 June 2018
Constructing Excellence in the North East: Urban Sciences Building wins prestigious construction awards
The Urban Sciences Building, Newcastle’s University’s £58 million flagship project which opened in September 2017, has won five Constructing Excellence in the North East (CENE) awards.
published on: 22 June 2018
Student-Staff Committee runner up for Pride of Newcastle University award
The student-staff committee for the School of Computing are the runners up for the Outstanding Contribution to the Student Voice award.
published on: 11 June 2018
USB one of the Top 10 architectural landmarks in Great Exhibition of the North
As part of the Great Exhibition of the North, construction industry specialist NBS will be staging a Future Buildings exhibition to showcase some of the exceptional architectural work in the region.
published on: 22 May 2018
Research projects to assess trust and security in digital technology
At a time when the financial services industry is increasingly using algorithms to automate lending decisions, researchers at Newcastle University are to look at the impact on consumer trust.
published on: 14 May 2018
Siemens and Newcastle University relationship extends to accelerate digital innovation
Latest development in the partnership will accelerate digitalisation and boost skills to meet the needs of an increasingly digitalised industry and society.
published on: 14 May 2018
£3.9m scheme to connect research with industry
The North East’s universities are joining forces under a £3.9m scheme to connect the region’s businesses with research to encourage growth and job creation.
published on: 4 May 2018
Academic receives IEEE TCCPS Early Career Award
Outstanding contributions to the field of Cyber Physical Systems recognised
USB scoops awards for design, innovation and sustainability
Newcastle University's Urban Sciences Building (USB) has won and was shortlisted for multiple regional and national awards.
published on: 25 April 2018
Games Engineering student wins prestigious gaming award
Student wins Grad in Games award
published on: 9 April 2018
Newcastle University buildings shortlisted for architecture award
Two Newcastle University buildings are in the running for the RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects) North East Awards 2018.
published on: 23 March 2018
Newcastle paper selected for 2018 Best Paper Award
The IEEE Systems Journal has selected Dr Rajiv Ranjan’s paper for its 2018 Best Paper Award.
published on: 19 March 2018
International student satisfaction at Newcastle ranked in UK's top 10
International students continue to rate highly their experience at Newcastle University, an international student survey has revealed.
published on: 6 March 2018
Student wins award whilst on placement with IBM
IBM awards School of Computing placement student with Offering Management Award
published on: 16 February 2018
Students sought for prestigious international competition
This summer Newcastle University will again be entering a team of students into the prestigious International Genetically Engineered Machines (iGEM) competition.
published on: 15 February 2018
£5.2 million for PhD training
Newcastle University has been awarded £5.2 million for doctoral training starting September 2018.
published on: 8 February 2018
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: 2 February 2018
Plugging the digital skills gap
Prime Minister announces £20 million for Institute of Coding to train next generation of digital specialists.
published on: 30 January 2018
Inventors of the past inspire new innovation programme
First cohort of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning start-ups give a whole new meaning to the phrase ‘tinkering in the garage’.
published on: 24 January 2018
Newcastle University graduates help bring popular video games to life
In an industry that is typically male dominated, female graduates from Newcastle University are forging their way in the video gaming profession.
published on: 24 January 2018
Newcastle team take 3rd place in Procter & Gamble European IT Hackathon
Students from Newcastle University competed against teams from across Europe in this 24-hour challenge.
published on: 7 December 2017
Newcastle University set to join The Alan Turing Institute
Newcastle University is set to join the national institute for data science – The Alan Turing Institute – as a new university partner.
published on: 21 November 2017
Newcastle Students Win Gold Medal in iGEM competition
Cross-faculty student team competed against Oxford, Harvard, MIT and 300 other teams from across the world at the Boston Synthetic Biology competition.
published on: 17 November 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
IEEE Cloud Computing selects Newcastle paper as October's feature
BigData is now a fundamental part of all decision making processes but it is far more complicated than the public perception.
published on: 1 November 2017
Highly-cited paper features in special article collection
A paper by Rajiv Ranjan has been included in an Elsevier article celebrating the Chinese Computer Science Research landscape.
published on: 30 October 2017
Establishing the engineering fundamentals of three-dimensional synthetic biology
Dr Angel Goni-Moreno has won an EPSRC First Grant for SynBio3D, a project that will change engineers' understanding of synthetic biological systems.
published on: 19 October 2017
A World Top 100 University for Computer Science
We are proud to announce that we've retained our status as one of the very best in the world for computer science.
published on: 17 October 2017
Fifty years on
Five alumni from the postgraduate class of 1967 recently reconvened to see how their course and the University have changed.
published on: 11 October 2017
Prime Minister of Greece visits Open Lab: Athens
The Prime Minister of Greece, Alexis Tsipras, was given an introduction to Open Lab: Athens as part of a visit to the Impact Hub in Athens.
published on: 26 September 2017
International Conference on Reliability, Safety and Security of Railway Systems
published on: 20 September 2017
Newcastle research contributes to the ISO/IEC and IoT standards
published on: 18 September 2017
Newcastle security researchers win best paper award
published on: 11 September 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
Newcastle Computing Lecturer named National Teaching Fellow
Dr Lindsay Marshall, a Senior Lecturer in Computing at Newcastle University, has received the top accolade in the country for teaching in higher education.
published on: 31 August 2017
Performance, Energy, Reliability: Newcastle Researchers Enable Next Generation Processor Design
This month's issue of IEEE Computer - the flagship publication of the IEEE Computer Society - features pioneering work by Newcastle researchers that will help designers evaluate the trade-offs between crucial features in the design of scalable processors.
BBC Arabic interview Graham Morgan about ASTEROID project
The Asteroid project, led by Jenny Reed (Institute of Neuroscience) in collaboration with Graham Morgan and Craig Sharp (School of Computing Science), is a highlight of a BBC Arabic special report.
published on: 9 September 2016
Cyber Security online course begins 5 September
The Secure and Resilient Systems research group in the School of Computing are putting the finishing touches on a new MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) on Cyber Security.
published on: 5 September 2016
Asynchronous circuits event held
In a three-day event, the Asynchronous Systems Laboratory has celebrated the 60th Birthday of its co-founder, Prof. Alex Yakovlev.
published on: 1 September 2016