Research News

The following items provide an overview of the variety of research that is currently being undertaken at Keele University.  A full list of news items is available by year from the menu on the left.

  Ultra-cool addition to Keele equipment Posted on 04 February 2014 The Research Institute for Science and Technology in Medicine has invested over £60,000 in state-of-the-art, low temperature and cryo-cooling equipment to upgrade its Xcalibur X-ray Diffraction equipment, based in the Huxley Building. Tsachi Keren Paz   'Evolution or Revolution? The Biomaterials Property Debate and Changing Ethical, Legal, and Social Norms' Presentation Posted on 22 January 2014 Professor Tsachi Keren-Paz has been invited to present his work in a workshop taking place at the Brocher Institute, 16-17 January 2014 'Evolution or Revolution? The Biomaterials Property Debate and Changing Ethical, Legal, and Social Norms'. dchari   Cover image in prestigious publication Posted on 20 January 2014 An image taken from a recent publication from Dr Divya Chari's laboratory at the Research Institute for Science and Technology in Medicine, has featured as the cover of the January issue of the American Chemical Society's journal ACS Chemical Neuroscience Rosenfeld_Dana 90x90   KEELE STUDY ON AGEING WITH HIV ENDS WITH NATIONWIDE MEDIA COVERAGE Posted on 27 October 2013 The HIV and Later Life (HALL) study, funded by the MRC and ESRC through the Lifelong Health and Wellbeing Cross-council Programme, led by Dr Dana Rosenfeld, Senior Lecturer in Sociology and member of Keele's Centre for Social Gerontology, pictured, closed with an end of project community dissemination event at London's University of Westminster. 8cams   Keele astronomers push worldwide exoplanet tally over 1000 Posted on 23 October 2013 The total number of extra-solar planets known through the efforts of worldwide astronomers has just passed 1000 - Keele astronomers pushed it over that number by announcing 12 new planets from the WASP (Wide Angle Search for Planets) survey. Back Pain 90x90   PAIN IN EUROPE Posted on 21 October 2013 Dr Paul Campbell attended the 8th EFIC "Pain in Europe" in Florence, Italy last week where, out of 1300 abstract submissions, his study, "The Influence of partners on musculoskeletal consultations in primary care patients", was selected as one of the "Top 30 Abstracts". Hunt_Karen 90x90   KEELE HISTORIAN IN BBC's WORLD WAR ONE AT HOME PROJECT Posted on 21 October 2013 Keele historian Karen Hunt is one of the researchers selected to participate in the BBC's 'World War One at Home' project, who were announced this week.