Press Office


News in April 2012

  • Electric vehicles deliver double the environmental benefit

    Drivers tend to be more thoughtful in the way they use their cars when they switch to an electric vehicle, a new study has found.

    published on: 4 April 2012

  • Leading the way in Carbon Capture and Storage

    Newcastle University has been named one of the key players in a £13m UK Centre for Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) research.

    published on: 3 April 2012

  • Newcastle Professor selected as Government advisor

    Professor Simin Davoudi has been selected as a member of the new Social Science Expert Panel for Defra (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) and DECC (Department of Energy and Climate Change). The panel’s purpose is to bring high quality multi-disciplinary social science advice to both departments.

    published on: 2 April 2012

  • New book maps life of influential painter

    A new book looking at the life and works of one of Britain’s most influential artists has been written by an eminent Newcastle University art historian.

    published on: 2 April 2012