University of Southampton

University of Southampton

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Location: Southampton - South East England
Burgess Road Library, Burgess Rd, Southampton SO16 3HD, UK


Astronomy / Space Science

University of Southampton researchers are set to play a key role in developing the next generation of gravitational wave detectors, which could help astronomers probe the furthest reaches of the cosmos. A consortium of seven British universities, including the University of Southampton, has secured £7m in support from the UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) Infrastructure Fund.

Health - Dec 7

Southampton residents are to benefit from a £5million investment that aims to tackle health inequalities in key community groups across the next five years.

Health - Dec 6

Pregnant women are not getting the essential nutrients they and their babies need from modern diets say scientists, who have warned that the situation will likely worsen as more people turn to plant-based foods.

Health - Dec 5

A paper from the University of Southampton examining how best to treat psychosis has concluded that a greater range of individually targeted therapies could improve outcomes for patients. The research questions if Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBTp) for psychosis should remain the dominant treatment and suggests that, in the future, big data and artificial intelligence may help to develop a range of more bespoke therapies.

Earth Sciences

The return of bluefin tuna to Northern European waters is a conservation success story, but rising sea temperatures in their Mediterranean nursery grounds mean this recovery may be short-lived, according to new research led by the University of Southampton.

Law - Nov 22

The powerful role universities and charities can play together was explored by Law School students during a visit from criminologist and prison reform campaigner, Lady Edwina Grosvenor.

Event - Nov 17

Photographs exploring the working-class experiences of students and staff at the University of Southampton have gone on display at a city art gallery.

Social Sciences

New research into children convicted of terrorism offences in England and Wales has revealed a sharp rise in -homegrown- teenage terrorist activity, with extreme-right ideology fuelling the majority of cases.

History / Archeology

Songs composed by a prisoner while he was detained in Dachau concentration camp during the Second World War have been performed to the public for the first time ever in a concert at the University of Southampton.

Environment - Dec 6

A new study, by an international team of scientists, has found the presence of seabirds on islands near to tropical reefs helps corals to 'bounce back' much quicker from bleaching events.

Chemistry - Nov 29

An electronic glove that enables movement in the paralysed hand of stroke survivors - supporting their rehabilitation - has been invented by a team from the University of Southampton.

Environment - Nov 28

A new study from the University of Southampton sheds light on the impact climate change is having on marine environments in a relatively recent global phenomenon known as 'tropicalisation'.

History / Archeology

A team of archaeologists, co-led by a researcher at the University of Southampton, believe they have located the site of the lost Monastery of Deer in Northeast Scotland.

Environment - Nov 16

The UK public is complacent when it comes to personal action on climate change and, without intervention, meaningful changes to lifestyles and consumption behaviours will not happen, according to new research by the University of Southampton.

Environment - Nov 15

A new study by the University of Southampton has been launched to assess the relationship between measures aimed at enhancing ship energy efficiency and underwater radiated noise emissions.