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New UWS Spinout set to disrupt the global sensor industry
AlbaSense, based within UWS’s Institute of Thin Films, Sensors and Imaging (ITFSI), is the third spinout company from the University and will develop low-cost, high-performance thin film optical coatings and photonic sensors, using exclusive patented processes.
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UWS & NMIS robotics sensors could help transform prosthetics
The pioneering project, which aims to develop advanced sensors for use in robotic systems, could transform prosthetics and robotic limbs.
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Lockdown restrictions led to poorer health behaviours according to UWS and Glasgow researchers
Strict lockdown restrictions during peak periods of the COVID-19 pandemic have been linked to poorer health behaviours such as drinking more and exercising less.
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Post-COVID bid to boost businesses unveiled at UWS
Supporting small and medium-sized enterprises’ (SME) post-Covid recovery efforts will be the focus of a new University of the West of Scotland (UWS) initiative.
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UWS chancellor celebrated with special installation ceremony
Acclaimed entrepreneur Yekemi Otaru has been officially installed as University of the West of Scotland’s (UWS) Chancellor as part of a special ceremony at Paisley Abbey.
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UWS to Support Largest Study Into Online Sperm Donation
The four-year study, led by Leeds Beckett University, and also including UWS and the Universities of Manchester, Sheffield and Sussex, aims to shine an academic light on what is and is not working well and to collaborate with people who are actively involved in the process to identify and bring…
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UWS Scientists Develop Technology to Successfully Decontaminate PPE
Germs and viruses such as E. coli, S. aureus and coronavirus were successfully 'killed' during trials.
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Universities Across Glasgow City Region Globally Recognised in National Assessment
Glasgow City Region’s universities have performed very strongly in the latest national assessment of the UK’s higher education, the Research Excellence Framework 2021 (REF).
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