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Geographical spread of teams relegated from the Premiership (Wed, 17 May 2017 15:31:11 +0000)

Once again a discussion at the coffee break posed an interesting question. Is this the closest the relegated teams have been to each other in the history of the Premier league. Some quick googling suggested it probably wasn’t and 2011-12 … Continue reading

Code Sprint scholarship – Kenya (Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:35:31 +0000)

Kaizer Moreri, CEG PhD student from Botswana, researching aspects of Volunteered Geographic Information in improving Land Administration Systems, was awarded a full travel scholarship to contribute to a ‘code sprint’ in Kenya this week. Second from left in the attached … Continue reading

DREAM PhD Studentships 2017 (Wed, 08 Feb 2017 09:13:11 +0000)

We are now looking for applications for our available fully funded PhD studentships with the DREAM CDT (Centre for Doctoral Training). DREAM, Data, Risk and Environmental Analytical Methods, is a partnership between four leading universities based within the UK, Cranfield, … Continue reading

Football Travel – the cost of TV fixture changes (Wed, 07 Dec 2016 14:52:10 +0000)

In recent years, television broadcasters have pumped more and more money into the football industry, resulting in Premier League clubs in particular receiving both more TV money and more TV coverage. This extra coverage, however, has come at a cost … Continue reading

PhD opportunities – DREAM (Fri, 18 Nov 2016 09:40:40 +0000)

We have funding available for a number of PhD’s in the area of big data, risk and environmental analysis, with a start date no later than March 2017. The funding is available through the DREAM CDT (, offering students access … Continue reading