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EPSRC seeks applicants for Strategic Advisory Teams

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) is welcoming applications for membership of its Strategic Advisory Teams (SATs).

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call: Invitation for outlines

ISCF Transforming Foundation Industries Hub pre-announcement

The Transforming Foundation Industries ISCF Challenge will be investing up to £4.7m in a Research and Innovation Hub which will be delivered by EPSRC on behalf of UKRI.

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call: Invitation for outlines

Pre-announcement for Adventurous Manufacturing call

EPSRC will shortly be inviting investigators to submit outline proposals to Round 2 of the Adventurous Manufacturing call.

This article relates to the following themes Digital economy Energy Engineering Healthcare technologies ICT Manufacturing the future Mathematical sciences Physical Sciences Quantum technologies
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call: Invitation for proposals

Hardware for Efficient Computing

The EPSRC is inviting submission of full proposals to a Hardware for Efficient Computing call.

A total of £3 million of funding is available to support 4-6 projects (18–36 months) in length under this call.

This article relates to the following themes ICT
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Medical robotics challenge launched as part of UK Robotics Week

Robotics researchers are being invited to submit breakthrough solutions to aid the global response to current and future pandemics as part of UK Robotics Week 2020.

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call: Invitation for proposals

SUSTAIN Future Steel Manufacturing Hub First Call for Feasibility Studies

The SUSTAIN Future Steel Manufacturing Hub is initially offering funding for three feasibility studies to conduct novel research which aligns with the Hub’s two Grand Challenges: Carbon Neutral Iron and Steelmaking and Smart Steel Processing.

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call: Invitation for proposals

ISCF Transforming Foundation Industries Network Plus

The Transforming Foundation Industries ISCF challenge will be investing up to £2m in a Network Plus which will be delivered by EPSRC on behalf of UKRI. The aim of this challenge is to enable the foundation industries (made of six separate sectors: metal, glass, ceramics, paper, cement and bulk chemicals) to work together to address their common challenges of competitiveness and sustainability.

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

International Centre-to-Centre Research Collaborations

This call is the second round of a new EPSRC funding initiative which aims to provide opportunities for leading UK research groups to work in partnership with the best international researchers, with projects to start from summer 2021 onwards. 

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X-ray analysis of artefacts from Henry VIII's warship the Mary Rose

Cutting-edge X-ray technology has allowed University of Warwick scientists to look back through time at the production of the armour worn by the crew of Henry VIII's favoured warship, the Mary Rose.

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

EPSRC NetworkPlus in Digitalised Surface Manufacturing

As part of the EPSRC Digitalised Surface Manufacturing Network Plus award we have a flexible fund for fundamental research and feasibility studies. We will fund up to nine Fundamental Research and Feasibility Studies.

This article relates to the following themes Digital economy Manufacturing the future
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Nanobodies hold the key to imaging COVID-19

Researchers from Protein Production UK, a collaborative project led by The Rosalind Franklin Institute, have isolated nanobodies - a type of antibody used in research, which bind to the ‘spike’ protein of the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

This article relates to the following themes Healthcare technologies
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Researchers discover novel optical sensing technology

Researchers at Northumbria University have developed a new optical sensing technology which can light up areas of an object or material by creating microscopic wrinkles and folds within its surface.

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

Call for participants to attend a virtual workshop: 'Identifying challenges for a Sustainable Digital Society'

This is a call for expressions of interest to take part in a one-day scoping workshop to explore how research can tackle the challenges in establishing a Sustainable Digital Society. The outputs of the workshop will be used to scope a Digital Economy Theme call to be funded by EPSRC for up to £5m.

This article relates to the following themes Digital economy
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news: Announcement

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 proposals

Circular Economy Network+ in Transportation Systems – Call for Feasibility Studies

The EPSRC funded Circular Economy Network+ in Transportation Systems is pleased to announce their first Call for Feasibility Studies, with an application deadline of 7 May 2020.

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