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Scotland’s leading quantum technology research centre, which brings together experts from Heriot-Watt and the Universities of Glasgow, Bristol and Edinburgh, has been officially opened.

A group of early career scientist from around the UK has taken part in a new Heriot-Watt run course to bring them up to industry standard in scientific diving.

Heriot-Watt has opened its new, £35m purpose-built campus in Malaysia, building on the success of the University’s first overseas campus in Dubai.

Heriot-Watt University Malaysia has been awarded its first research grant for research on the topic of Internet addiction.

Since 2005 FASTrac has undertaken 227 studies for 47 industry companies - providing real research impact.

New developments, including a £225,000 investment in the infrastructure of the campus and studentships, were announced during the visit.

An image submitted by the Centre for Environmental Scanning Electron Microscopy (CESEM) to FEI's 2014 micrograph competition won one of the prizes for December 2014.

On Tuesday 20 January Professor Garry Pender, Head of the School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society, and Professor Bhaskar Sen Gupta launched the new MSc in Water, Technology and Desalination at the International Water Summit in Abu Dhabi.

Dr. Eitan Abraham, Professors Marc Desmulliez and Paul Conway from Heriot-Watt University and Loughborough University, organised a workshop devoted to Naturally-Inspired Manufacturing on 5 and 6 December 2014.

The School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences at Heriot-Watt University continued to demonstrate the outstanding quality and impact of its research in the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) assessment of research quality in the UK.