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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…

Renault-Nissan Consulting is University of Buckingham’s new partner for Lean Enterprise

26 October 2014

The University of Buckingham has a new partner – Renault-Nissan Consulting – for its MSc in Lean Enterprise and its short courses. The Managing Director of Renault-Nissan Consulting, David Howells, will be teaching students on some modules from the MSc…

Stonehenge may feature in 8th Century poem

21 October 2014

A University of Buckingham academic has uncovered an Eighth Century poem, thought to have been written about Bath, which could be the oldest surviving text to describe Stonehenge. Research Fellow Dr Graeme Davis, a mediaeval language expert, said the poem…

Publication of the week: Professor Susan Edwards

20 October 2014

Edwards, Susan S.M., “The Claims of Culture: The Occident and the Orient in Child Custody”, Journal of Comparative Law  JCL 9.1 (2014), 271-295 This article considers the application and interpretation of the principle of the “welfare of the child” as…