#University of Oxford

This stunning photo shows a single atom trapped by electric fields

2 years ago — Quick Read

This remarkable photo shows a single atom trapped by electric fields. The image was shot by David Nadlinger, at the University of Oxford. The photograph was taken through a window...

Smart sensor will revolutionise crime and terrorism prevention

2 years ago — Quick Read

A new chemical sensor, designed by engineers at the University of Oxford, are set to revolutionise everything from terrorism prevention, environmental monitoring, reusable electronics, medical diagnostics to food safety.

How a bubbly drink inspired more effective cancer treatment

3 years ago — Long Read

Scientists are developing a bubbly drink for Cancer Research UK, that is packed with oxygen microbubbles which could make treatments more potent for hard to treat tumours like pancreatic cancer....