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Quantum projects launched to solve the universe’s mysteries

Researchers will use cutting-edge quantum technologies to transform our understanding of the universe, answering key questions around dark matter and black holes. UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) is supporting seven projects with a £31 million investment to demonstrate how quantum technologies could solve some of the greatest mysteries in fundamental physics.

Quantum projects launched to solve the universe’s mysteries
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£213m to upgrade the UK’s world-class research infrastructure

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) is investing £213 million to expand and upgrade existing research infrastructure. The funding will help UK researchers tackle major challenges such as COVID-19 research and recovery, and net zero goals.

£213m to upgrade the UK’s world-class research infrastructure
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New Horizons for research through adventurous projects

More than 100 transformative projects have been funded through a ground-breaking new programme designed to support adventurous, high-risk research.

New Horizons for research through adventurous projects
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Powering the future of offshore wind farms

Supported by EPSRC, computer modelling and stratified-flow wind-tunnel simulation is being used for the first time to improve the efficiency, reliability and operational life of large offshore wind farms.

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Embedding EDI in EPSRC policy, partners and practice: a Strategic Advisory Group perspective

Professor Sarah Sharples, Pro-Vice Chancellor in Equality, Diversity and Inclusion and People, reflects on the work of the EPSRC EDI Strategic Advisory Group and the diversity challenges in the research base.

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Paving the way for self-sufficient buildings

EPSRC funded project is developing low-cost solar technologies that can make buildings energy self-sufficient.

This article relates to the following themes Engineering
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Building a resilient cyber secure future

Cybersecurity trailblazer Centre for Secure Information Technologies at Queen’s University Belfast has sparked the emergence of a thriving local hotbed of cybersecurity excellence with a rising global profile.

This article relates to the following themes Digital economy
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How do you build and install a supercomputer?

Professor Mark Parsons, Director of EPCC at the University of Edinburgh explains the complexities of launching the UK’s next national research supercomputer.

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How supercomputers are helping in the fight against COVID-19

Syma Khalid, Professor of Molecular Biophysics at the University of Southampton, discusses how high performance computer ARCHER has provided computational resource and brought researchers together to tackle COVID-19.

This article relates to the following themes Engineering Global uncertainties Healthcare technologies
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The joy of collaboration: Reflections of an ICASE doctoral student

Charlie House reflects on his experience of being an EPSRC Industrial CASE doctoral student working with BAE Systems  

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Improving our new lives through research

Dr Andrew Bourne, Director of Partnerships at EPSRC, discusses how underpinning long-term investment in research has enabled the UK to adapt and respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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