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The country’s first Continuous Improvement in Public Services MSc

11 November 2014

The country’s first Continuous Improvement in Public Services MSc is launching at the University of Buckingham following a request by the Institute of Continuous Improvement in Public Service (ICiPS) to set up the course. The aim of the part-time Masters…

In the news – 11 November 2014

11 November 2014

An article by Professor Glees was published in the Daily Mail on 5 November 2014. Read article: They help our mortal enemies — but couldn’t care less says Professor Anthony Glees

International Space Station crew return to Earth with marine plankton

11 November 2014

A Russian-US-German team of astronauts landed in Kazakhstan after 165 days in space, with their discovery of new forms of life labelled “one of the most important discoveries” in recent history.  Professor Wickramasinghe is quoted extensively in an article by…

Publication of the week: Professor Paul Finn

10 November 2014

Oliver Korb, Paul W. Finn & Gareth Jones, “The cloud and other new computational methods to improve molecular modelling”, Expert Opinion on Drug Discovery 2014, 9, 1121-1131.  doi: 10.1517/17460441.2014.941800. Industrial, as well as academic, drug discovery efforts are usually supported by computational…

In the news: 4 November 2014

6 November 2014

Professor Glees was quoted in an article in the Daily Mirror (1 Nov): “Foreign Office warns British tourists abroad are ‘terrorism targets’ after airstrikes on ISIS”.  Read article.

Two-year BSc (Hons) Computing and Software Entrepreneurship

3 November 2014

The University of Buckingham has developed a unique two-year undergraduate degree programme in Computer Science, which incorporates self-directed projects encouraging entrepreneurial development through innovative creation. Computing and ICT are an integral part of today’s modern society, playing a significant role…

Publication of the week: Dr Juan Castañeda

3 November 2014

José Luis Cendejas, Juan E. Castañeda and Félix-Fernando Muñoz, “Business cycle, interest rate and money in the euro area: A common factor model”, Economic Modelling 43 (Dec 2014), 136–141. doi: 10.1016/j.econmod.2014.08.001 Surprisingly enough money has long been neglected both by academia…

In the news: 28 October 2014

29 October 2014

Professor Anthony Glees appeared on Sky News discussing “Canada On Alert After Two Attacks In Days “.  He was also quoted on the attacks in Canada in the Daily Express and Metro. He was quoted in a Times article: “Seizing…

Talk by Mike Rogers, Chairman of US Congress Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence

27 October 2014

Mike Rogers, Chairman of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence of the US Congress, came to Buckingham to speak about the future of intelligence and the need to stand firm against terrorism. In his talk the US Congressman also praised…

Publication of the week: A. Abdulla, H. Sellahewa & S. Jassim

27 October 2014

A.A. Abdulla, H. Sellahewa & S.A. Jassim, “Steganography based on pixel intensity value decomposition”, Proc. Mobile Multimedia/Image Processing, Security, and Applications (SPIE 9120, 912005, May 2014); doi: 10.1117/12.2050518. This paper focuses on steganography based on pixel intensity value decomposition. A…