: ' Nottingham Trent University'

Increased smartphone use and selfie-taking linked to lower connection to nature and higher anxiety in new University of Derby study

A team of academics at the University of Derby has conducted the first study into the link between smartphone use, the number of selfies a person takes and how connected they feel to nature – and [...]

Researchers KNIT satellite antenna for outer space

Satellite antennas knitted from wires thinner than hair are being developed by Nottingham Trent University for use in outer space. Researchers from the Advanced Textiles Research Group (ATRG) are knitting antenna reflectors from high performance gold [...]

Nottingham Trent University Receives Large Donation in Memory of Inspirational Lecturer

The family behind a successful Nottingham business is making a substantial gift to Nottingham Trent University in memory of one of its inspirational lecturers and authors. The gift by Dr John Ellis, who founded Exel Computer [...]

Vice Chancellor of Nottingham Trent University revealed as Nottingham City Business Club guest speaker

The Vice-Chancellor of Nottingham Trent University, Professor Edward Peck, will be addressing diners as guest speaker at Nottingham City Business Club January’s lunch. The event will take place on Friday 19 January, being the first event [...]

Nottingham Trent University shortlisted for University of the Year title

Nottingham Trent University has been shortlisted for the prestigious ‘University of the Year’ title in the Times Higher Education Awards. These annual honours, rightly dubbed the ‘Oscars’ of the higher education sector, celebrate outstanding contributions from [...]

Old bike parts turn the cogs of new wave energy harvester

Researchers at Nottingham Trent University used old bike parts and a disused pressure cooker to create a wave energy harvester powerful enough to charge a mobile phone. BSc Product Design undergraduate Owen Griffiths and Professor Amin [...]