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19 October 2022

Fully immersive virtual reality cave opens on Oxford Brookes campus in UK university first

Oxford Brookes University has today unveiled its new fully immersive Virtual Reality Cave, the first in the UK that can be used to experience two different dynamic perspectives of a 3-D landscape simultaneously.

Fully immersive virtual reality cave opens on Oxford Brookes campus in UK university first

18 October 2022

Academic awarded prestigious Royal Society Newton International Fellowship

An academic at Oxford Brookes University has received the highly prestigious Newton International Fellowship award from the Royal Society to conduct cutting-edge research on nanomaterials.

Academic awarded prestigious Royal Society Newton International Fellowship

05 September 2022

£1.2m grant to revolutionise product design and manufacturing

Academics from three UK universities, including Oxford Brookes University, have been awarded £1.2million for a research project.

£1.2m grant to revolutionise product design and manufacturing

09 August 2022

Researchers agree: The world can reach a 100% renewable energy system by or before 2050

New analysis of energy research by 23 scientists around the world has concluded that the world can reach a 100% renewable energy system by or before 2050.

Researchers agree: The world can reach a 100% renewable energy system by or before 2050

14 July 2022

Oxford Brookes Racing take home 7 awards from Silverstone

Oxford Brookes Racing (OBR) picked up seven awards from the Formula Student (FS) competition at Silverstone which took place on the weekend of 9-10 July.

Oxford Brookes Racing take home 7 awards from Silverstone

17 June 2022

Oxford Brookes Racing unveils 2022 Formula Student all-electric race car

Award winning Formula Student team Oxford Brookes Racing (OBR) have launched a brand new all-electric race car ready to compete with other universities on the track this year.

Oxford Brookes Racing unveils 2022 Formula Student all-electric race car

21 December 2021

£2 million for new state-of-the-art teaching facilities

Thousands of students at Oxford Brookes University are set to benefit from a £2 million investment into new technology-enhanced facilities and simulation equipment with a grant awarded from the Office for Students (OfS).

£2 million for new state-of-the-art teaching facilities

16 June 2021

Protecting pedestrians from air pollution with bus shelter design - new research begins

Researchers at Oxford Brookes University have been awarded funding to improve bus shelter design, to counteract roadside traffic pollution.

Protecting pedestrians from air pollution with bus shelter design - new research begins

26 April 2021

Vertical turbines could be the future for wind farms

The now-familiar sight of traditional propeller wind turbines could be replaced in the future with wind farms containing more compact and efficient vertical turbines.

Vertical turbines could be the future for wind farms