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Novel medical scanner begins trials

CAPTION: (Left)A SCREEN SHOT FROM THE SCANNER IMAGES A PAIR OF HANDS, (Right) DR DUNCAN ROBERTSON WITH THE SCANNER. CREDIT: Dr Duncan Robertson

26 March 2004Research

Tripping the light fantastic

The role of light in everything from non-invasive medical procedures to the next generation of space travel will be demonstrated by a new UK-wide science roadshow.

5 March 2004Research

Partnership welcomes new intake

CAPTION: The joint Microelectronics and Photonics degree students at St Andrews this week.

29 October 2003Student experience

‘SMART’ joint venture awarded funding

CAPTION: Enterprise Minister Jim Wallace presenting the SMART Award to Donald Walker.

27 July 2003Awards

Physicists ‘score’ with beer-can idea

CAPTION: The light-emitting display material being developed by University of St Andrews' Scientists.

11 September 2002Research

Photonics innovators launch on-line catalogue

Scottish researchers have launched an innovative on-line catalogue selling specialist 'quasi-optical' components which can be used for applications such as security scanning, improving mobile telephone signals and car crash avoidance.

17 December 2001Public interest stories

Tripping the light fantastic

A new degree aimed at meeting the needs of tomorrow's engineering industry has been created by the Universities of Dundee and St Andrews.

4 October 2001University news