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Pioneering laser technology experiment completed at Dundee

Professor Amin Abdolvand's pioneering laser technology, which could aid future experimentation at CERN's Large Hadron Collider (LHC), has been used successfully in an experiement which explored its interaction with samples of the cold bore experiment (COLDEX) beam screens used in the LHC. The research team at the University of Dundee used the COLDEX beam screens, which had been provided by CERN, in order to determine laser par...

Professor Dame Sue Black named as Outstanding Woman of Scotland

The University of Dundee’s Professor Dame Sue Black has been named as one of the Saltire Society’s Outstanding Women of Scotland for 2017.Professor Black is among 10 Scottish women from the fields of the arts, culture, politics, activism and science who were honoured at a special ceremony at Glasgow Women’s Library on Tuesday, 7th March.The 2017 inductees join the likes of First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, J.K....