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Professor Thomas Rodden has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering in recognition of his outstanding and continuing contributions to the profession.


£18 million for three programme grants to develop new engineering approaches to reducing carbon emissions, improving energy efficiency, and production and efficacy of medicine and pharmaceuticals

Explore the EPSRC portfolio through either a sector or lifestyle lens

Researchers at Swansea University have attracted media attention after that they found a way to turn discarded plastic into hydrogen to fuel cars.

Mathematical sciences research impacts every aspect of our lives today and into the future

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) are proud to announce the sixteen finalists in our UK-wide competition recognising exceptional research contributions towards the development of a Connected Nation.

The Joint Electronic Submissions (Je-S) service is now available again following the recent outage.

A robotic system which makes use of artificial intelligence (AI) to learn from chemical reactions and discover new molecules as a result, has been developed by chemists at the University of Glasgow.

Eleven projects launched at universities across the UK to improve equality, diversity and inclusion within engineering and the physical sciences

Helpful hints and tips for new and early career researchers.

EPSRC publishes new diversity data set on peer review in response to growing community interest

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council is looking to appoint new members to the Strategic Advisory Network (SAN) to start on 1 October 2018, with an expectation for new members to try and attend the 6 November 2018 All-SAN Conference.

Three £5 million energy research hubs and a new £1 million network in solar energy announced

EPSRC has refined how it reviews its portfolio making it more continuous and flexible.

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) has published its Annual Report and Accounts for the financial year 2017/18.

Network Plus Call announced for Transforming Construction.

Construction Sector Deal launched to transform construction through innovative technologies to increase productivity.

New form of carbon could improve safety, power and lifespan of batteries

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) is welcoming applications for membership of its strategic advisory bodies.

EPSRC-supported research highlighted during UK Robotics Week 2018

Seven projects aim to create novel digital tools, techniques and processes that will support the translation of digital capabilities into the manufacturing sector

Business Secretary Greg Clark today (21 June 2018) unveiled a major new £900 million investment in the UK Research and Innovation Future Leaders Fellowship Scheme.

Seventy four new fellowships will nurture future leaders in academia and industry.

Fifth of adults polled believe we are already co-existing in harmony with robots in the UK

Science Minister announces £20 million Plastics Research and Innovation Fund to turn the tide on plastics production

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