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B-made 3D printing technology restores rare quagga skeleton

B-made 3D printing technology restores rare quagga skeleton

26 August 2015

Cutting-edge technology from The Bartlett School of Architecture's B-made (Bartlett Manufacturing and Exchange) facility has enabled the world’s rarest skeleton – a South African extinct zebra called a quagga – to stand on four legs once again.

Planning
Handbook on Transport and Development

Handbook on Transport and Development

19 August 2015

A new book edited by The Bartlett School of Planning's Dr Robin Hickman, Dr Moshe Givoni (Tel Aviv University) and Dr David Bonilla and Professor David Banister (University of Oxford).

ISR
Love Food, Hate Waste - Poster Competition

Love Food, Hate Waste - Poster Competition

Calling all UCL students, this is your chance to help make a difference.

Architecture
aae2016 Call for Work: Research-Based Education

aae2016 Call for Work: Research-Based Education

Hosted by The Bartlett School of Architecture in collaboration with the association of architectural educators (aae), aae2016 is an international peer-reviewed conference on ‘Research-Based Education’ which will run from 7 to 9 April ...

CPM
Prof Andrew Davies calls for more innovation in the management of megaprojects

Prof Andrew Davies calls for more innovation in the management of megaprojects


Professor Andrew Davies was featured in the Sunday Times on 2nd August, talking about his work on innovation in large UK infrastructure projects. Based on 10 years of research with leading executives ...

Energy
UCL Energy Institute Turns Six

UCL Energy Institute Turns Six

Among the UCL Energy Institute's many developments and milestones of 2015, UCL-Energy celebrated the sixth anniversary of its formal launch. Since June 2009, UCL-Energy has grown from being a small upstart based ...

Energy
November 19 2015 set as date for LoLo Annual Colloquium

November 19 2015 set as date for LoLo Annual Colloquium

We are pleased to announce that the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Energy Demand (LoLo) Annual Colloquium will be held on Thursday, 19th November 2015.  

DPU
cLIMA sin Riesgo project launches digital platform

cLIMA sin Riesgo project launches digital platform

One of our latest action-research projects - cLIMAsinRiesgo - has launched a dedicated website www.climasinriesgo.net which will serve as the digital space of dialogue throughout the project lifetime and beyond as it gains ...

Planning

BSP centenary and BSP-RTPI scholarships

We are pleased to offer two ‘BSP Centenary Scholarships’, celebrating the 100th anniversary of the founding of the School of Planning, available to students on the MSc Housing Development, and two ‘BSP-RTPI Scholarships ...

Energy
The UCL-Energy air transportation group is awarded EPSRC research grant to model the implications of airport capacity expansions

The UCL-Energy air transportation group is awarded EPSRC research grant to model the implications of airport capacity expansions

In May, the air transportation group at the UCL Energy Institute, in collaboration with Imperial College London and the University of Southampton, was awarded an EPSRC research grant of around £ 1.5 million ...

Architecture
UCL digital research facility gets go-ahead

UCL digital research facility gets go-ahead

The Government has committed to investing £4 million in a new facility at UCL to help policymakers develop ways of evening out the UK’s regional economic divides. This figure is matched by ...

Energy
New UCL-Energy research group, EnergySpaceTime, experiences great success

New UCL-Energy research group, EnergySpaceTime, experiences great success

Launched in April 2015, the Energy, Space and Time group, led by UCL-Energy’s Dr Mark Barrett and Dr Catalina Spataru has already achieved great success and has been involved in many new ...

Energy
Join us: Postgraduate Research Manager & EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Energy Demand (LoLo CDT) Manager

Join us: Postgraduate Research Manager & EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Energy Demand (LoLo CDT) Manager

We are seeking to recruit a Postgraduate Research Manager/EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Energy Demand (LoLo CDT) Manager. This position provides an exciting opportunity for an experienced and enthusiastic administrator to ...

CPM
Building partnerships through the power of projects: IRNOP 2015 conference review

Building partnerships through the power of projects: IRNOP 2015 conference review

On June 21-24 The Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management hosted the 12th IRNOP (International Research Network on Organising by Projects) conference. Led by two of our very own academic colossi ...

Planning
Government Office for Science Publishes Report on Prospects for Land, Rent and Housing
in UK Cities

Government Office for Science Publishes Report on Prospects for Land, Rent and Housing in UK Cities

The UK's Government Office for Science has published a report by the Bartlett School of Planning's Michael Edwards into the prospects for housing in UK cities over the next 45 years.

Energy
Dr Tristan Smith wins UCL Consultant of the Year Award 2015

Dr Tristan Smith wins UCL Consultant of the Year Award 2015

Dr Tristan Smith from UCL's Energy Institute has been awarded the Enterprise Award for Consultancy by UCL Consultants.

Over the last 5 years Dr Smith and his colleagues have undertaken a variety ...

Energy
PhD Studentship in Energy Modelling

PhD Studentship in Energy Modelling

The UCL Energy Institute is a multidisciplinary school within the Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources, with around 70 faculty and staff. It brings together multidisciplinary teams, providing critical mass and capacity ...

DPU
New Book Captures the Essence of Managing City Economies

New Book Captures the Essence of Managing City Economies

We are happy to announce the recent release of a new book: Managing the City Economy by Dr Le-Yin Zhang, Senior Lecturer and Course Director of the MSc Urban Economic Development at the ...

Architecture
Bartlett PhD student curates section of exhibition in Denmark

Bartlett PhD student curates section of exhibition in Denmark

Nerea Amorós Elorduy (PhD Architectural Design candidate at The Bartlett) and Tomà Berlanda (Director of the School of Architecture and Planning at the University of Cape Town) have jointly curated the section ...

Energy
Stronger action needed to transform the UK’s energy system

Stronger action needed to transform the UK’s energy system

An ambitious policy package is essential for the UK to transform its energy system to achieve the deep reductions in carbon emissions required to avoid dangerous climate change, according to research led by ...

Architecture
The Bartlett Book 2015 now available

The Bartlett Book 2015 now available

The Bartlett Book 2015 is now available to purchase on Amazon for £20. The book is a comprehensive and richly illustrated guide to the distinctive and radical work of The Bartlett's architecture ...

Energy
Bartlett postgraduate teaching assistant positions available

Bartlett postgraduate teaching assistant positions available

The Bartlett is committed to offering teaching experience to its research students through a postgraduate teaching assistant (PGTA) programme. For the 2015–2016 academic session the faculty will fund 35 posts spread across ...

Energy
New report published by INSIGHT_E focuses on how EU defines issues of energy poverty

New report published by INSIGHT_E focuses on how EU defines issues of energy poverty

The report, titled: Energy poverty and vulnerable consumers in the energy sector across the EU: analysis of policies and measures, focuses on how EU Member States define the issues of energy poverty and ...