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Kingston University PhD student wins Vitae Three Minute Thesis national final with presentation about research into sustainable future for concrete

Kingston University PhD student wins Vitae Three Minute Thesis national final with presentation about research into sustainable future for concrete

A Kingston University postgraduate engineering student has won this year's Vitae Three Minute Thesis national competition.

Kingston University researcher shortlisted for influential Disability Power 100 list

Kingston University researcher shortlisted for influential Disability Power 100 list

A research assistant at Kingston University and St George's, University of London has been shortlisted for the Shaw Trust's prestigious Disability Power 100, which honours the most influential disabled people in the United Kingdom.

From wooden giraffe toys to a new future for concrete: Kingston University PhD student's presentation earns place in Three Minute Thesis national final

From wooden giraffe toys to a new future for concrete: Kingston University PhD student's presentation earns place in Three Minute Thesis national final

A postgraduate engineering student whose research could help drive sustainable innovations in the concrete industry has reached the national final of this year's Vitae Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition – with a little help from a childhood toy. Ana Pavlovi?, from Belgrade in Serbia, has been exploring the use of a common volcanic rock, basalt, as an emerging alternative material to steel for reinforcing concrete structures as part of her PhD, having already completed a Masters degree at Kingston University and a second Masters at the University of Belgrade.

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Research events

KSA Show 2021

KSA Show 2021
Thursday 23 September - Friday 31 December 2021

Celebrate with us online for the KSA Show 2021.

Artists and the Garden: New Perspectives Conference

Artists and the Garden: New Perspectives Conference
Monday 27 September - Tuesday 28 September 2021

‘Artists and the Garden: New Perspectives' will explore the relationship between cultural production and the garden, across creative disciplines and media, from the 18th century until the present day.

Alex Demirovic: On the Concept of Ideology

Alex Demirovic: On the Concept of Ideology
Thursday 7 October 2021

Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy Research Seminar.

Donatella di Cesare: The Political Vocation of Philosophy

Donatella di Cesare: The Political Vocation of Philosophy
Wednesday 13 October 2021

Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy, 2nd Annual Gillian Rose Memorial Lecture

 Philosophies of Art and Mathematics

Philosophies of Art and Mathematics
Thursday 28 October 2021

Please join this CRMEP Research Seminar.

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