Research News

Applying research to the fight against cyberstalking

Wed 08 March, 2017

Cyberstalking is a new phenomenon and is on the rise - Dr Emma Short is an expert on why it happens and how it can be reported and prevented.

How the voice of young people can tackle child sexual exploitation

Wed 08 March, 2017

Child sexual exploitation can be a complex crime that is devastating to those who are victims of it. A team of dedicated academics at the University of Bedfordshire are working to stop it.

Leading the way to a cure for Parkinson's disease

Wed 08 March, 2017

We are closer than ever before to finding a cure for Parkinson’s disease thanks to the breakthrough research by Dr Bushra Ahmed in the School of Life Sciences.

University part of European project to give food entrepreneurs a helping hand

Fri 24 February, 2017

The University of Bedfordshire has joined forces with European partners to help food entrepreneurs across Ireland and Europe.

Tackling mental illness stigma the focus of conference at the University

Thu 23 February, 2017

Breaking the stigma around mental illness in Luton was the focus of a conference held at the University of Bedfordshire.

Bedfordshire professor praises Botswana’s tourism industry during visit

Mon 20 February, 2017

The University of Bedfordshire’s leading international tourism expert praised Botswana for placing conservation and sustainability at the heart of tourism in the country.

Research students showcase projects at annual conference

Thu 16 February, 2017

Research students from the University of Bedfordshire’s Research Graduate School presented their work at their annual winter conference.

Bedfordshire announces contractor for STEM building

Wed 08 February, 2017

The University of Bedfordshire has appointed a contractor to build its £40m STEM building at the Luton campus

New research investigates the potential of culturally aware robots

Mon 30 January, 2017

Care for the elderly could be revolutionised through a €2.5m ground-breaking international study to build culturally aware robots.

Bedford youngster to benefit from 3D printed hand

Thu 26 January, 2017

A five-year-old boy from Bedford will be able to use a knife and fork and ride a bike thanks to a 3D printed hand under development by experts at the University of Bedfordshire.

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