News

The latest news from the Sustainable Energy Research Group (SERG) and its projects.


AbuBakr Bahaj explaining the groups research activities
6th July, 2006

The Conservative Party Leader Mr David Cameron MP visited the Sustainable Energy Research Group within the School of Civil Engineering and the Environment. He was welcomed to the University by the Vice Chancellor Prof Bill Wakeham and Prof William Powrie, head of School. Prof ‘Bakr Bahaj described some of the Sustainable Energy Research Group’s activities […]


YCAST visting the university
21st February, 2006

YCAST visting the Professional Services Building PV insataltion at the university 5 Canadian undergraduates, Natalie Parks of Dalhousie U, David Rancourt of Sherbrooke U, Kathryn Klement of U Toronto, Vittorio Spoldi of U Calgary, and Michael Burgess of UBC were the first recipients of a new British Council Canada award for Young Canadian Ambassadors in […]


Photo of AbuBakr Bahaj Interview
25th May, 2005

BBC’s South Today News requested an interview with Dr. Bahaj on photovoltaics and solar thermal energy. The PV array on the roof of the new Professional Services Building was visited and demonstrated to the reporters. On air 25 August 2005, 6:30pm – BBC South Today


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13th May, 2005

G8 scientists requested a visit to the Sustainable Energy Research Group at the University of Southampton to see current research and test facilities of the group, including marine current energy converters and the group’s PV installations. The scientists visited the laboratory of the group taking a closer look at the marine current energy converter prototypes […]


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2nd March, 2005

Poster of the IDCOP research consortium awarded best poster of Sustainable Urban Environments: Vision into Action Conference EPSRC SUE: Vision into Action Conference, Birmingham, UK 28 February – 02 March 2005  IDCOP Consortium Poster      


Lab 2004
20th November, 2004

  16 November – EPSRC International Panel visit 19 November – Vice-Chancellor visit


Icon of LCN poster
22nd September, 2004

  International Conference on Fine Particle Magnetism, London Centre for Nanotechnology,20 – 22 September 2004 poster on microbially produced iron sulfide bioabsorbent [pdf]  


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16th September, 2004

10 papers presented by the Sustainable Energy Research Group at the World Renewable Energy Congress VIII in Denver, including papers on Marine Current Energy Converters, Photovoltaics and HOEs. World Renewable Energy Congress VIII. Denver Marriott City Center, Denver, Colorado USA. 29 August – 03 September 2004.         World Renewable Energy Congress VIII.