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Professor John Plane elected as Fellow to the Royal Society

Atmospheric Chemist Professor John Plane, one of the exceptional scientist from around the world, recognised for his outstanding contribution to science

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95%

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Laidlaw scholarship award

Student Caitlin Gough appointed to the Laidlaw Undergraduate Research and…

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Laidlaw scholarship award

Five scholars from the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences have been…

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Faculty of EPS Partnership Awards 2020

The Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences Partnership Awards is an…

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