News 2019

Towards point of care detection of antibiotic resistance: Bio-inspired technologies group publishes their recent work for detecting signs of bacterial resistance

Posted on Tuesday 10 September 2019

Steven Johnson, Lisa Miller and Callum Silver of the Bio-inspired technologies group in the Department of Electronic Engineering have published their recent work in the American Chemical Society (ACS): Applied Materials and Interfaces.

Grow MedTech photo shoot at LIVE lab

Posted on Thursday 22 August 2019

The programme is collaborating with Dr Adar Pelah on an upcoming feature, showing support at a recent Electronic Engineering gathering.

Andy White shortlisted for IET award

Posted on Wednesday 21 August 2019

Andy White has been nominated for the IET Technician of the Year award.

Popular Science magazine revisits Dr Adar Pelah’s strange treadmill effect

Posted on Wednesday 31 July 2019

Research on the treadmill illusion has been re-published in Popular Science Magazine.

PhD student has been accepted to present her work on robotic communication.

Posted on Wednesday 26 June 2019

Naomi Gildert, a member of York Robotics Lab, will present her work at the 2019 Automation Science and Engineering conference in Vancouver, Canada.

Virtually breaking the sound barrier

Posted on Thursday 23 May 2019

Virtual reality (VR) is an immersive experience which owes as much to sound as it does vision. Our research is now used by some of the internet’s biggest names to provide the most realistic 3D audio.

Fish and microchips

Posted on Thursday 23 May 2019

Our researchers are gaining important new insights into the development of Parkinson’s by using the latest digital technology to study the way fish swim. It could take neurodegenerative research analysis to the next level.

University of York researcher named among Nation’s Lifesavers

Posted on Friday 17 May 2019

Professor Stephen Smith and his team have been recognised for their research into the diagnosis and treatment of Parkinson’s.

Prof Yongbing Xu has published his recent work in the journal of Science Advances

Posted on Thursday 2 May 2019

Prof Yongbing Xu of the Department of Electronic Engineering has published his recent collaborative work in the journal of Science Advances.

Head of Department delivers presentation at international workshop SelPhyS 2019

Posted on Monday 29 April 2019

Professor Andy Tyrrell presented work on the use of biology as an inspiration for robotic and computer hardware design.

Students win national bursary for engineering talent

Posted on Friday 5 April 2019

Five students awarded Engineering Horizons Bursary of up to £4000

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