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Markerless motion capture technology could help skeleton athletes' training

Researchers funded by EPSRC and AHRC at the University of Bath, have been working with GB skeleton athletes to develop a new type of motion capture technology that can accurately track the performance of the athlete during push start phase of performance.

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call: Expression of interest

EPSRC-JSPS Core-to-Core Collaboration in Advanced Functional Materials

EPSRC, on behalf of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) Research Councils, is seeking Expressions of Interest for participation in the Japanese Society for Promotion of Science (JSPS) Core-to-Core programme.

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call: Expression of interest

ISCF Manufacturing Made Smarter Research Centres

On behalf of UKRI, EPSRC are offering funding for up to 4-5 Centres with total funding available of up to £20 million.  Expressions of interest are requested for delivering cross-cutting research in the area of Digital Manufacturing. 

This article relates to the following themes Digital economy Engineering ICT Manufacturing the future Mathematical sciences Physical Sciences
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Coronavirus updates

The latest guidance and information on the vital work of UKRI and our community in response to the crisis

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call: Invitation for outlines

Statements of Need for National Research Facilities

This is the seventh call for Statements of Need for new and existing National Research Facilities that will support excellent engineering and physical sciences research. These facilities provide leading edge capabilities and technique development at a national level and/or access to European research facilities.

This article relates to the following themes Energy Engineering Healthcare technologies ICT Manufacturing the future Physical Sciences Research Infrastructure
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call: Invitation for proposals

Digital Economy Sustainable Digital Society

The Digital Economy Theme, led by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), in close collaboration with the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and Innovate UK, is investing up to £5 million (at 80% FEC) of EPSRC funding to support around six sociotechnical, interdisciplinary, co-created, novel research projects that explore user-focused, transformational digital technologies and services to achieve a Sustainable Digital Society.  The Digital Economy Theme welcomes multi-disciplinary research that spans the whole of the remit of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), however, the research must be at least 50% within EPSRC's remit to qualify for funding.

 

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COP26 Fellows to build scientific evidence into climate negotiations

Four researchers have been awarded fellowships to support international climate negotiations ahead of the 26th Conference of the Parties of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP26) through the provision and interpretation of scientific evidence.

This article relates to the following themes LWEC
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£6 million award to drive next-generation solar technology into new applications

Researchers at Swansea University, Imperial College London and the University of Oxford have launched a project to drive next-generation solar technology into new applications.

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South Wales Semiconductor Cluster Sets Sights on Global Role

Vision and commitment, fresh investment, world-beating science – these key ingredients are enabling CSconnected, the world’s first compound semiconductor (CS) ‘cluster’, to take root and thrive in South Wales.

This article relates to the following themes Manufacturing the future
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Franklin 100: Celebrating the life and career of Rosalind Franklin

Saturday 25 July marks 100 years since the birth of Rosalind Franklin, whose research helped change the world.

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news: Announcement, News

EPSRC to launch new Fellowships scheme

A new, more flexible fellowship scheme, ‘Open’ and ‘Open Plus’ Fellowships, will be announced by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) during autumn/winter 2020.

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call: Invitation for proposals

Future Electrical Machines Hub 1st Call for Feasibility Studies

The EPSRC Future Electrical Machines Manufacturing (FEMM) Hub is offering 3 awards up to the value of £50,000 each (80% fEC) to support Feasibility Studies at TRLs 1-3.

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call: Invitation for proposals

Strategic Priorities Fund: Preparing for Future Clean Air Challenges – Interdisciplinary research and innovation consortia

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) invites proposals for interdisciplinary research and innovation consortia under the second wave of the Strategic Priorities Fund (SPF) Clean Air Programme.

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£3 million awarded to help tackle air pollution

UK Research and Innovation has awarded £3 million to support six research networks that will investigate solutions to air pollution.

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Engagement Champions to inspire the public with impact of engineering

Five new Engineering Engagement Champions will be supported to inspire the public and introduce more members of underrepresented groups to engineering.

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