Chem4Energy meeting Botswana Sept 2018

Chem4Energy is a fantastic program run by Cardiff University with colleagues in Ghana, Botswana, South Africa, and Namibia.  The consortium has been running for a few years and is interested in graduating PhD students in African countries in the field of chemistry with an energy focus.  Much of their work is computational and I have … Read more

HYENA Conference Cabo Verde 2019

On the 29th and 30th April 2019, we held our first International 2 day HYENA conference.  It was held in Cabo Verde in collaboration with University Cape Verde.  The first day had a conference dinner and travel to the island of Santiago and the second day we had a meeting at the university facilities. The … Read more

Big Bang Science Fair 2019

This year part of the MEng team accompanied the Hydrogen Bike to the NEC in Birmingham. The fair hosts a collection of the biggest engineering companies from around the world displaying their past, present and future projects. This was a great opportunity to showcase hydrogen technology to people of all ages and abilities, and a … Read more

Big Bang 2019

We attended the Big Bang over the full 4 days of the event in 2019  with TheHydrogenBike. The Big Bang is a HUGE STEM outereach event and one of the biggest science fairs in Europe. This year we split the team into 2 teams one for the set-up and the first 2 days and then … Read more

Interdisciplinary Futures: Enhancing Research & Impact

Leicester University hosted 50 Rutherford Fellows representing 15 countries from various host Universities across the UK. The event, ‘Interdisciplinary Futures: Enhancing research and impact through collaboration’, welcomed representatives from UUKi and the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission to the event.   We had a good day at the conference and a nice meal in the evening.