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call: Invitation for outlines

UKRI Interdisciplinary Circular Economy Centres

A call for outlines for up to five Interdisciplinary Circular Economy Centres is open. Centres must conduct interdisciplinary research (from across the remit of UK Research & Innovation Councils) that accelerates understanding and solutions to enable circularity of a resource flow (materials, material systems, products and/or services), including consideration of (multi-) sector contexts.

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call: Invitation for proposals

UKRI Interdisciplinary Circular Economy Coordinator

A call for proposals to be the Interdisciplinary Circular Economy Coordinator is open. The Coordinator will receive £150,000 (at 80% FEC) for up to 11 months to engage with the full spectrum of interdisciplinary research and stakeholder communities and design a proposal for an Interdisciplinary Circular Economy Hub, with up to £3.3m available at the second stage for the Coordinator to lead the integration Hub.

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Engineering Engagement Champions (Pilot)

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) has up to £1.5 million available through the Engineering Theme to provide bespoke support to EPSRC researchers in our community to undertake public engagement activities in order to inspire,and interact with the public as well as attract them to Engineering and Physical Sciences. 

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news: Announcement

Global Grand Challenges Summit: Engineering in an unpredictable world

EPSRC, part of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), is proud to be supporting this year’s Global Grand Challenges Summit, the second in a series of summits jointly hosted by the UK, US, and Chinese academies of Engineering. 

This article relates to the following themes Engineering
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call: Invitation for proposals

ISCF Industrial Decarbonisation Research and Innovation Centre - Champion

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News

Chemistry professor awarded fellowship to research plastics production

Five-year Established Career Fellowship awarded to chemistry professor to research the production of plastics.

This article relates to the following themes Manufacturing the future Physical Sciences
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call: Invitation for proposals

Resource Allocation Panel (RAP): Open access to Tier-2 (Autumn 2019)

EPSRC is offering open access to five Tier-2 High Performance Computing facilities through this call for proposals. The five facilities users can access through this call are: Cirrus, GW4, CSD3, HPC Midlands +, and JADE. Further details on each of these centres can be found in the call document.

This article relates to the following themes Research Infrastructure
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news: Announcement, News

EPSRC appoints Deputy Executive Chair

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) has appointed Professor Charlotte Deane as Deputy Executive Chair.

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call: Invitation for proposals

EPSRC Future Manufacturing Hub in Manufacture using Advanced Powder Processes (MAPP) – 2nd Round Feasibility Studies

MAPP, the EPSRC Future Manufacturing Hub, is offering funding for at least 3 feasibility studies to conduct novel research which closely aligns with the Hub’s core research programme: Powders by Design and Process by Design.

This article relates to the following themes Engineering ICT Manufacturing the future Physical Sciences
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news: Announcement, News

Networks to prepare UK transport for a low carbon future

Five new networks will help to tackle climate change by removing barriers to low carbon transport in the UK, ranging from commercial flights using electric airplanes to decarbonised freight transport and hydrogen-fuelled cars.

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call: Invitation for proposals

EPSRC AI3SD Network Plus announces second funding call with the focus on Design and Synthesis of Chemicals and Materials

The EPSRC Funded AI3SD Network+ (Artificial Intelligence and Augmented Intelligence for Automated Investigations for Scientific Discovery) is pleased to announce their second Funding Call, with an application deadline of 19th December 2019.

This article relates to the following themes Healthcare technologies ICT Physical Sciences
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call: Expression of interest

Early Career Forum in Manufacturing Research

EPSRC seeks expressions of interest for the refresh of the membership of the Manufacturing the Future Early Career Forum.

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News

NERC Digital Environment workshops

Following on from our March 2019 workshop in Manchester, the new NERC Digital Environment team will be holding a series of regional workshops in October ahead of the next phase of the SPF Constructing a Digital Environment Programme.

This article relates to the following themes Digital economy
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News

Agreement strengthens ties between UK and US mathematical sciences researchers

Research ties between the UK and USA have been further strengthened through a lead agency opportunity that will boost collaboration between mathematical sciences communities in the two nations.

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news: News, Press Release

UK joins forces with international experts to tackle global challenges

UK researchers and innovators will work with counterparts across the planet to tackle global challenges such as Ebola outbreaks, the impact of subpolar ocean currents on global climate, and the effect of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on society and individuals’ happiness and wellbeing following a major funding announcement.

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