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University of Nottingham Smart Products Beacon – job opportunity

Research Associate/Fellow (fixed term) Reference: SC1494719 Closing date: Tuesday 4th February 2020 Job Type: Research Department: Smart Products Beacon Salary:  £27511 – £40322 per annum (pro rate if applicable) depending […]

73. Turlough

It’s time to talk about Turlough. In spite of our guitar being named after the legendary Irish bard Turlough O’Carolan, and even though we’ve played his compositions (see Post 35 […]

Smart Products Beacon – “Sensors support machine learning”

Nicholas Watson, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Engineering discusses whether online sensors and machine learning can deliver industry 4.0 to the food and drink manufacturing sector in the Journal of the […]


A somewhat nerdy post about guitar tunings today, very much aimed at the guitarists among you. Guitars don’t always have to be played in ‘standard’ (EADGBE) tuning. Indeed, while standard […]

ReEnTrust Research Update

EPSRC ReEnTrust is the follow-on project from UnBias, which works on rebuilding and enhancing trust in algorithms.  The project explores new technological solutions to enable platforms to regain user trust, […]