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Every day from now until Christmas, the EPSRC Advent Calendar will be opening the door on some of the most memorable EPSRC headlines of 2016.

Researchers create alternative to QR Codes that allows mobile phone users to digitally interact with products and services, share content and draw their own code

Unique new system developed with EPSRC support records temperature, humidity and energy use to cut household bills and health risks

Research outputs 2016 provides an overview of data gathered by EPSRC through researchfish® (an online web-based system for reporting UK research outcomes), supplemented with data and information from other sources.

The new Energy Innovation Board, that replaces and builds on the work of the Low Carbon Innovation Coordination Group, is announced

On Thursday 03 November 2016 EPSRC's National Quantum Technology Hubs, working with the National Quantum Technologies Programme partners, successfully delivered the second Quantum Technologies Showcase event.

Major UK-India collaborative projects announced that will address challenges in energy storage and demand

The second UK Robotics Week officially launches, with entries now open in Surgical Robot and School Robot Challenges

Winning funding bids for UK Quantum Technology Innovation Fund revealed at International QT Showcase

New research on sperm could lead to cut in infertility rate and better advice for couples trying to conceive.

EPSRC is continuing its support for outstanding early careers scientists and engineers with the appointment of two new Royal Society - EPSRC Dorothy Hodgkin Fellows.

The UK's first public trials of a self-driving car have attracted significant media interest this week.

Due to essential updates, the EPSRC website, Grants on the Web and Gateway to Research may be unavailable on Saturday 15 October 2016 between 08:30 - 11:00.

A Scientist who achieved his breakthrough while supported by the EPSRC has been jointly awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

Three British scientists have been congratulated after they were awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics

Four research grants to develop new technologies that address health issues of UK's aging population announced by Science Minister

The EPSRC is re-opening its search for applications to join two of our Strategic Advisory Teams (SATs).

EPSRC's Professor Tom Rodden outlines how joint UK/China research is going to deliver clean energy and move us to a lower carbon future

Since 2007 RCUK now UK Research and Innovation has invested over £33 million in joint UK-China energy research projects, most with matched resources from China.

On Monday 26 September 2016, EPSRC will be launching its fourth Science Photo Competition.

New research into the interpretation of data could lead to a wide range of benefits, ranging from more efficient use of resources and higher productivity to health improvements.

A leading academic has now been awarded an EPSRC Senior Fellowship to find new ways of allowing the countryside to reap the benefits of the digital age.

EPSRC's Information and Communication Technologies theme, together with its partners, is launching a study into the status of underrepresented groups in UK academia.

A new radar-based system producing 3D images from deep inside avalanches could lead to better protection for towns, buildings, roads and railways.

EPSRC partners The Engineer's first Collaborate to Innovate awards

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