Virtual time travel through pre-reformation Edinburgh

In “A View from a Hill”, a ghost story by M. R. James, an archaeologist’s binoculars allows them to see scenes from the past. The Edinburgh 1544 project enables visitors and residents of Edinburgh to see the city as it …

August 1, 2017 | History


Muscle contraction sensor

Dr Simonas Krotkus & Prof. Ifor Samuel  | School of Physics & Astronomy Wearable sensors are desirable for a wide range of medical applications including long-term continuous health monitoring and various robotic tools based on human-machine interactions. Ideally, wearable sensors …

December 2, 2016 | Medicine


English poetry goes digital

The study of Medieval and Renaissance English poetry conjures up images of quiet libraries and beautiful volumes, but researchers in the School of English are endeavouring to change this image.

February 20, 2015 | English