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.
 


 

Chai Keong Toh (KC 1993) is one of only four new International Fellows to be elected to the Academy this year.

Honorary Fellow Michael Cook (KC 1959) has been awarded the prestigious prize for his contribution to Islamic Studies.

King's Fellow Anne Davis has been awarded the Richard Glazebrook Medal and Prize for her outstanding support and leadership in physics.

Musicologist Natassa Varka (KC 2005) has won the prestigious award with her dissertation on librettist Charles Jennens’ collection of oratorios.

King's PhD student Julien Domercq (KC 2007) has been appointed as the new Assistant Curator of European Art at the Dallas Museum of Art in Texas.

A new orchestral piece by King's Fellow Richard Causton was one of just two pieces selected by BBC Radio 3 to represent the UK at the International Rostrum of Composers.

King’s College welcomes Cambridge University’s inquiry into the University's historical links to slavery.

Professor Ashley Moffett has been elected as a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences in recognition of her pioneering work on the placenta and reproductive immunology.

A trio of Fellows have been recognised with honours from across the world in recognition of their academic endeavours.

Nobel Laureate and Senior Fellow at King's, Sydney Brenner, died on Friday 5th April 2019, aged 92. 

Research News

King's alumnus elected as a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering

Chai Keong Toh (KC 1993) is one of only four new International Fellows to be elected to the Academy this year.

Professor Michael Cook awarded the Balzan Prize

Honorary Fellow Michael Cook (KC 1959) has been awarded the prestigious prize for his contribution to Islamic Studies.

Professor Anne Davis honoured by the Institute of Physics

King's Fellow Anne Davis has been awarded the Richard Glazebrook Medal and Prize for her outstanding support and leadership in physics.