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.

  Keele astronomers find new planets around twin stars Posted on 06 October 2014 Astronomers at Keele have found two new Jupiter-sized extra-solar planets, each orbiting one star of a binary-star system. Hughes_Anne 90x90   Prestigious fellowships for research on preachers and hearers in the English revolution Posted on 27 May 2014 Professor Ann Hughes has been awarded two prestigious fellowships to support her own research on 'Preachers and Hearers in the English Revolution.' Harris_Oliver 90x90   Climax to William Burroughs 100th Anniversary Posted on 06 May 2014 As the climax of international events to mark the 100th anniversary of William Burroughs, in New York last week Professor Oliver Harris, American Studies, participated in three major events.   Successful research on ageing forum Posted on 06 May 2014 Almost 30 early career and PhD researchers on ageing, from Keele, Aston and Worcester universities, gathered at The Hub last week to discuss their research. A total of 11 papers were presented together with a number of poster presentations.   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