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25 January 2017

Thermal Infrared Monitoring for Smart Farming: Agriculture Embracing the IoT

Dr JM Andrade has been sponsored by Farnell Element 14, the leading distributor of electronic components, in collaboration with Panasonic, with Grid-EYE evaluation kits to be used in a research project on thermal infrared monitoring for smart farming.


15 December 2016

Innovative Derby STEM building one step closer to opening its doors to students

Celebrations have taken place this week at a new Derby-based science, technology and mathematics (STEM) building, following completion on site by contractor Willmott Dixon (14 December).


28 July 2016

Bombardier Transportation offers Mechanical Engineering students real world rail experience in national competition

Mechanical Engineering students at the University of Derby joined forces with world-leading rail manufacturer Bombardier Transportation for a taste of the real world last week (July 6), as they took part in the annual Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) Railway Challenge.


30 June 2016

Architecture student designs ‘E-Hub’

A specialist hub to allow professionals in Derby to “work and play” in the same building has been designed by an architecture student at the University of Derby.


30 June 2016

Highest point of new STEM building completed!

The roof of the new £12.5m STEM building at Markeaton Street has been completed.


12 February 2016

University attracts international companies to high profile event on Big Data and cyber security

Technology academics at the University of Derby are joining forces with cyber security experts and businesses to discuss the importance of security and predictability when moving large amounts of data.

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