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Dr Alex Southern
Alex investigates how sound design makes for sound design

Posted on Friday 17 October 2014

An expert on acoustic modelling is to work with the University of York’s Department of Electronics investigating and developing new methods for architectural and environmental sound design.


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Are there enough fish to go around?

Posted on Tuesday 14 October 2014

Scientists from the University of York have released a report highlighting the gap between declining wild fish supplies and healthy eating advice recommending more seafood.


Great crested grebe with roach. Credit: Charles Tyler, University of Exeter
Researchers assess risks to wildlife and ecosystems posed by pharmaceuticals

Posted on Monday 13 October 2014

A University of York researcher has edited a special edition of a Royal Society publication examining the potential risks and impacts of pharmaceuticals in the environment on wildlife and ecosystems.


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Research Assessment Exercise 2008

Outstanding results in RAE 2008 confirmed York's standing as a leading research university:

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From the search for carbon-free fuel to our role in the restoration of the magnificent York Minster, discover more about some of our key research projects in this series of videos.

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