Current Research

There are over 100 Fellows at King's. They carry out a huge variety of research, from investigating the origin of the Universe to uncovering the classical world. The following articles and media give a taste of the research being done at the moment.
 


 

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Seven graduate students will be coming to King's in Michaelmas 2022 as part of the Gates Cambridge programme

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The portrait of Professor Dame Caroline Humphrey is the first of three portraits to be painted as part of the College's 50th anniversary of the admission of women

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Kerrie McNally and Tiphaine Douanne are combining their expertise to gain new insights into the role of protein trafficking in T cells.

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Anne Davis and her co-authors have been awarded 3rd prize in the Buchalter Cosmology Prize for their paper on the detection of dark energy

George Efstathiou has been awarded the 2022 Royal Astronomical Society Gold Medal.

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Mira Siegelberg has been awarded the Francesco Guicciardini Prize for Best Book in Historical International Relations.

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Alumni Dr Tom Geue and Professor Kathryn Stevens have both been awarded Philip Leverhulme Prizes in Classics.

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Matthijs Maas has led a submission of Evidence to the UK Cabinet Office, providing input on the UK’s proposed National Resilience Strategy.

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Gillian Griffiths and her team have discovered how T cells are able to replenish their ability to destroy cancer cells.

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Part of Open Cambridge, the exhibition showcases a feast of food-related material from the special collections.

Research News

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2022 Gates Cambridge Scholars announced

Seven graduate students will be coming to King's in Michaelmas 2022 as part of the Gates Cambridge programme

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New portrait of King's Fellow unveiled

The portrait of Professor Dame Caroline Humphrey is the first of three portraits to be painted as part of the College's 50th anniversary of the admission of women

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King's CRAs working together to fight cancer

Kerrie McNally and Tiphaine Douanne are combining their expertise to gain new insights into the role of protein trafficking in T cells.