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Learning from experience…

From Greek myth to improving medical diagnostics, final-year undergraduate Andrej Zukov Gregoric explains the basis of the PhD he is starting in September in a branch of Artificial Intelligence called ‘machine learning’. History is full of tales of animate beings created … Continue reading

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Women in Science Athena SWAN awards for Psychology and Earth Sciences

Two Royal Holloway Science departments have been given Athena SWAN awards this week, recognising their commitment to supporting the careers of women in science. The Department of Psychology have been awarded a silver award and the Department of Earth Sciences … Continue reading

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Royal Holloway Science Festival firing on all cylinders

Schools, students, staff and the local community flooded onto campus just before Easter for Royal Holloway Science Festival. The Science Faculty, together with several Arts departments, threw open their doors for a week-long programme of activities including an opera about … Continue reading

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Does forest diversity matter?

By Julia Koricheva and Harriet Milligan, School of Biological Sciences. Prof. Julia Koricheva and PhD student Harriet Milligan report on their work in the collaborative EU project which examines links between forest diversity and ecosystem functioning. This project takes them … Continue reading

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What I learnt: A Year 12 student’s account of life in our Department of Physics

A blog post by Daniel Tootil, a year 12 pupil at Robert Gordon’s College, Aberdeen. Daniel spent a week,  from Monday 11 to Friday 15 June, shadowing members of Royal Holloway’s Centre for Particle Physics group as they conducted their research, … Continue reading

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Science Open Day ‘set to be a corker’

By Lucy Yeomans Science Outreach Officer, Royal Holloway, University of London This Saturday is our annual Science Open Day (www.rhul.ac.uk/scienceopenday) and it looks set to be a corker.  There will be a whole range of spectacular science on offer from … Continue reading

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A science festival of fun for all!

We are inviting visitors of all ages to our annual Science Open Day on Saturday 25 February from 10am to 4pm. The theme, Pills and Potions, is inspired by our founding father Thomas Holloway who made his fortune by selling … Continue reading

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