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Architecture student wins Research Images as Art/Art Images as Research award

Architecture student wins Research Images as Art/Art Images as Research award

19 December 2014

A striking image demonstrating the science behind a flock of starlings in flight has been announced as the winner of this year’s Research Images as Art/Art Images as Research competition, run by the UCL Doctoral School. 'Birds of a Feather' (pictured) by Chris Falla, an MArch Architecture student ...

ISR
Two new PhD Studentship Opportunities at UCL ISR

Two new PhD Studentship Opportunities at UCL ISR

18 December 2014

The UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources invites applications for two new fully-funded PhDs to commence in 2015.

Architecture
The Bartlett confirmed as built environment research heavyweight in the Government’s Research Excellence Framework

The Bartlett confirmed as built environment research heavyweight in the Government’s Research Excellence Framework

The Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment has the most world-leading research in its field in the UK, according to the Government’s Research Excellence Framework (REF2014). As one of UCL’s ten ...

ISR
UCL ISR continues to grow in 2014

UCL ISR continues to grow in 2014

The UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources (UCL ISR) continued to grow its international reputation in 2014 with further successes in teaching, research and its partnerships. 

The Bartlett
UCL Institute for Sustainable Heritage 2014 highlights

UCL Institute for Sustainable Heritage 2014 highlights

Prior to becoming an Institute, the UCL Institute Sustainable Heritage (UCL ISH) contributed to the Bartlett’s REF 2014 results as a successful research cluster within the Faculty. UCL ISH will continue to ...

The Bartlett
UCL IEDE 2014 highlights

UCL IEDE 2014 highlights

Prior to becoming an Institute, the UCL Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering (UCL IEDE) contributed to the Bartlett’s REF 2014 results as a successful research cluster within the Faculty. UCL IEDE ...

Energy
UCL Energy Institute continues to grow in 2014

UCL Energy Institute continues to grow in 2014

The UCL Energy Institute (UCL-Energy) continued to grow its international reputation in 2014 with further successes in teaching, research and its partnerships.

CASA
Creating and Exploring Digital Empathy

Creating and Exploring Digital Empathy

A digital installation at St Peter's Church, De Beauvoir Town, Hackney recently featured on BBC Technology website.  The digital installation - a partnership between CASA, Imagination Labs at the University of Lancaster, InstEAD ...

The Bartlett
UCL Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering contributes to The Bartlett's REF2014 success

UCL Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering contributes to The Bartlett's REF2014 success

The UCL Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering (UCL IEDE) is proud to have contributed to The Bartlett and UCL’s excellent results in the REF2014.

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UCL Institute for Sustainable Heritage contributes to Bartlett REF 2014 success

UCL Institute for Sustainable Heritage contributes to Bartlett REF 2014 success

The UCL Institute for Sustainable Heritage (UCL ISH) is proud to have contributed to The Bartlett and UCL’s excellent results in the REF2014.

ISR
UCL ISR Contributes to Bartlett REF2014 Results

UCL ISR Contributes to Bartlett REF2014 Results

UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources is proud to have contributed to The Bartlett and UCL’s excellent results in the REF2014.

Energy
UCL Energy Institute contributes to Bartlett REF 2014 success

UCL Energy Institute contributes to Bartlett REF 2014 success

UCL Energy Institute is proud to have contributed to The Bartlett and UCL’s excellent results in the REF2014.

The Bartlett
The Bartlett confirmed as built environment research heavyweight in the Government’s Research Excellence Framework

The Bartlett confirmed as built environment research heavyweight in the Government’s Research Excellence Framework


The Bartlett has the most world-leading research in its field in the UK, according to the Government’s Research Excellence Framework (REF2014). As one of UCL’s ten faculties, The Bartlett’s performance ...

Energy
Blog: Decision-Making in the Face of Uncertainty: Jim Watson Discusses The Future of UK Carbon Reductions at UCL

Blog: Decision-Making in the Face of Uncertainty: Jim Watson Discusses The Future of UK Carbon Reductions at UCL

This December, Professor Jim Watson spoke at UCL on the topic of decision-making in the face of uncertainty. As the lead author of the UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC) synthesis reportUK Energy ...

DPU
Reflections on COP 20 - or was it COP -10?

Reflections on COP 20 - or was it COP -10?

The 20th Conference of Parties in Lima represents the latest attempts by national governments from across the world to define a common purpose, enshrined in legislation, to combat the growing perils of climate ...

Energy
PhD Studentship in Transport Analysis

PhD Studentship in Transport Analysis

The UCL Energy Institute invites applications for a fully funded (UK/EU fees plus stipend) 3.5-year PhD studentship funded under the EPSRC’s DTG programme. We are looking to fund thesis topics ...

Energy
CarbonBuzz review

CarbonBuzz review

UCL-Energy has recently conducted the latest of a series of reviews of the data contained in the CarbonBuzz data set (www.carbonbuzz.org).  The review shows a marked difference in actual energy use ...

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3x4 - Exploring metaspace platforms for inclusive future cities

3x4 - Exploring metaspace platforms for inclusive future cities

In Indian megacities such as Delhi and Mumbai, more than 50% of the population lives in informal settlements. 3x4 metres is the plot size provided in some resettlement colonies, a government initiative which ...

Architecture
New Urban Design Bursary from Foster+Partners awarded

New Urban Design Bursary from Foster+Partners awarded

The second in a new series of Urban Design Bursaries sponsored by Foster+Partners has been awarded to B-Pro MArch Urban Design student Eleftherios Sergios. 

DPU
Climate Change Governance in Cities: Why Experimentation is Essential

Climate Change Governance in Cities: Why Experimentation is Essential

An Urban Politics of Climate Change, a timely new book by Vanesa Castán Broto and co-authors Harriet Bulkeley and Gareth Edwards, is now available. The book looks in detail at how experimentation ...

Energy
Blog: Would you let your energy supplier turn off your heating?

Blog: Would you let your energy supplier turn off your heating?

UCL-Energy PhD student Mike Fell has written for the UCL-Energy blog, giving the background to a recent co-authored paper which explores what people think about efforts to influence when they use electricity:

CASA
CASA helps launch the new Knowledge Quarter

CASA helps launch the new Knowledge Quarter

On Thursday 4th December, CASA Teaching Fellow in Big Data Analytics, Steven Gray, met the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, at the launch of the Alan Turning Institute for Data Science. The ...

Planning
If women built cities, what would our urban landscape look like?

If women built cities, what would our urban landscape look like?

Bartlett academics Yasminah Beebeejaun, Kate Henderson and Caren Levy were interviewed in a recent article on gender and planning which appeared in the Guardian.

Architecture
MiAS Architects nominated for 2015 Mies van der Rohe Award

MiAS Architects nominated for 2015 Mies van der Rohe Award

The 'Can Zariquiey Health Centre' designed by MiAS Architects, the practice of Bartlett School of Architecture Unit 16 tutor Josep Miàs, has been nominated for the prestigious Mies van der Rohe Award ...