Maths, artificial intelligence, robotics and fluid dynamics were on the agenda when Universities Minister Chris Skidmore visited the University.
UK scientists are taking to the skies as part of a major international research campaign to better understand the behaviour of clouds and their role in climate change.
Researchers have found that the latest generation of global climate models predict more warming in response to increasing carbon dioxide than their predecessors.
A new centre will enable 50 fully-funded PhD researchers to harness satellite data to tackle global environmental challenges.
New research shines a light on the history of oxygen on our planet, and gives new insight into the prevalence of oxygenated worlds other than our own.