festival of research 2014

Swansea University’s festival of research 2014

The University’s 3rd annual festival of research took place during 19 – 22 February, 2014.

Amongst this year’s highlights were Professor David Bewley-Taylor, debating issues of global drug policies; Professor Nuria Lorenzo Dus and Dr Cristina Izura who brought together expertise in cognitive psychology and linguistics to develop a communicative profile of online sexual predators; Professor Frances Rapport who advocated that poetry offers readers and listeners privileged access to Holocaust survivor testimonials and Dr Richard Johnston who revealed how science and engineering explain the super powers of many a MARVEL Super Hero.