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article News story: Impact of renewables and trading on power grid frequency fluctuations
10, January , 2018

The effect of energy trading is strong and comparable in size to the effect of renewables on the frequency fluctuations of a power grid, according to a new study published in Nature Energy.

article News story: Intervention reduces ‘stress hormone’ in war-affected youth
12, January , 2018

A new study shows that a humanitarian program to improve the mental health of adolescents affected by the Syrian war has decreased levels of cortisol (a hormone associated with stress) in participants by a third.

article News story: Mathematicians develop model for how new ideas emerge
24, January , 2018

Researchers from Queen Mary University of London have developed a mathematical model for the emergence of innovations.   

article News story: Nationwide institute to plug digital skills gap
25, January , 2018

Queen Mary University of London is part of a £40 million initiative to create the next generation of digital specialists, announced today in a speech by the UK’s Prime Minister in Davos. Known as the Institute of Coding (IoC), Queen Mary will spearhead the theme of boosting equality and diversity in technology-related education and careers.

article News story: Cells in the heart sense stiffness by measuring contraction forces and resting tension simultaneously
26, January , 2018

Researchers from Queen Mary University of London have identified a new mechanism in which adhesive structures within the cells of the heart sense stiffness through muscle contractions and resting tension at the same time.

article News story: Researchers unravel the time of origin of flowering plants
6, February , 2018

Flowering plants likely originated between 149 and 256 million years ago according to new research involving Queen Mary University of London, and led by University College London (UCL).

article News story: Queen Mary and UAL receive grant to co-develop new curriculum model for games design
7, February , 2018

Queen Mary University of London, in partnership with London College of Communication, part of the University of the Arts London (UAL), has been granted £158,354 from the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) to develop a games design curriculum. 

article News story: School teams solve world water problems with Lego robots at Queen Mary competition
13, February , 2018

Teams from schools across London competed to solve the world’s water problems with Lego robots at an event hosted by Queen Mary University of London’s School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science (EECS).

article News story: New printing technique uses cells and molecules to recreate biological structures
16, February , 2018

Researchers from Queen Mary University of London have developed a printing technique using cells and molecules normally found in natural tissues to create constructs that resemble biological structures.

article News story: Cells ‘walk’ on liquids a bit like geckos
19, February , 2018

Researchers at Queen Mary University of London have discovered that cells can ‘walk’ on liquids a bit like the way geckos stick to other surfaces.

article News story: Materials expert joins Queen Mary University of London
23, February , 2018

Professor Sir Colin Humphreys, CBE, FREng, FRS, the renowned British physicist and materials expert, is set to join Queen Mary University of London as Professor of Materials Science.

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