Global Research highlights

A snapshot of our research highlights

Here you will find a gateway to some of our international and world-leading research.   

 

Mapping Civil Society in the Philippines

Mapping Civil Society in the Phillppines

Research currently being undertaken by Dr Gerard Clarke, College of Science.

In countries where democracy underpins the constitutional order, civil society plays an important role in complementing the state and the private sector...

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Calving Glaciers

Calving Glaciers

On 28 June 2011, Professor Tavi Murray (Geography) was interviewed by BBC Science Correspondent.  Read and listen more here...

CERN

CERN

Geneva, 7 March 2012. In a paper published online today by the journal Nature, the ALPHA collaboration at CERN* reports an important milestone on the way to measuring the properties of antimatter atoms

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Questioning Scale in Urban Cities

Questioning Scale in Urban Cities

Research undertaken by Dr Richard G. Smith, Senior Lecturer, Human Geography in the College of Science. Excerpt taken from a chapter in his recent book 'Urban Studies Without 'Scale': Localising the Global through Singapore'

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BLOODHOUND SSC

BLOODHOUND SSC

Over the last 30 years Swansea University has been at the forefront of international research in the area of computational engineering. Find out how our expertise is used in the BLOODHOUND supersonic car. 

Immigration

Immigration

Professor Heaven Crawley has recently completed research on why asylum seekers come to the UK. She is based in the College of Science and is Director of the Centre for Migration Policy Research. 

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