What we're doing

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The rise of smart cities

This issue explores perspectives and challenges concerning the future, including the role technology has to play in elevating and advancing the cities we inhabit and whether Derby could become a ‘smart city’.

Read more about smart cities in our University MagazineRead more about smart cities in our University Magazine
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We're working with the city to tackle plastic water pollution

The University of Derby, Rolls-Royce and the Derby and Sandiacre Canal Trust have come together to tackle plastic pollution in local Derbyshire canals.

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