#University of Bath

Hand-cranked washing machines given to refugees

2 weeks ago — Quick Read

Navjot Sawhney - the inventor of the hand-cranked washing machine - has headed out to Iraq to give away 30 of the low-cost device to refugees.

Washing machine project – scheme expands to help refugees in more countries

6 months ago — Quick Read

Handwashing clothes sounds like an easy task but for 70% of the world’s population who lack access to washing machines, it poses a significant obstacle and impacts their wellbeing and...

Compact Cane – Creating meaningful and purposeful products

7 months ago — Quick Read

Meet the Engineer who developed a university research assignment into a commercial product using holistic user-centred design.​​​​​​​ University of Bath Engineer Nia Simpson took her final-year mechanical engineering project, the...

Bath Engineers make Covid breakthrough

9 months ago — Quick Read

University of Bath Engineers have created a pioneering new way to ventilate multiple COVID patients in the event equipment shortages. Demand for ventilator - machines that assist a patient to...

Homeschool Resources – University of Bath ‘Taster talks’

1 year ago — Quick Read

The University of Bath last year launched a series of Engineering Taster talks. From ancient architectural concepts to the electronics of the future. The five talks are each under five...

AI to help arthritis patients manage their flare-ups

3 years ago — Long Read

A partnership between UK health company Living With, the Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust (RUH), and the University of Bath has nabbed a major grant to develop a...