UK-ROK Civil Nuclear Research Programme Phase 2

EPSRC and the National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF) seek collaborative research applications with UK- and Republic of Korea (ROK)-based principal investigators covering research challenges in the areas of nuclear waste management, decontamination and environmental assessment, and robotics for decommissioning/decontamination.

Up to £1,500,000 is available through EPSRC to support up to four UK-based projects (80% fEC). NRF will fund the corresponding component proposals in ROK.

UK-based component proposals must be submitted via the Research Council Joint e-System (Je-S) by 16:00 GMT on 20 November 2018. Please note that this time does not coincide with the ROK closing time, which will be 18:00 KST on 27 November 2018.

Key dates/times

  EPSRC timeline NRF timeline
Call opens 5 October 2018 16 October 2018
Call closes 16:00 GMT on 20 November 2018 18:00 (KST) on 27 November 2018