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Nominations and Recruitment Process for Council Members to the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC)

Information on the nomination and recruitment process and further details including the Person Specification and How to Apply can be found on both the UKRI and the EPSRC Web.

The closing date for the receipt of applications is 12:00pm (mid-day GMT) on Monday 13 November 2017.

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i-sense researchers working to help track, test and treat bacterial infections

To support World Antibiotic Awareness Week, PhD student Isabel Bennett discusses how rapid diagnostic testing could reduce antimicrobial resistance (AMR).  

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Government announces that 2018 will be the Year of Engineering

EPSRC to join forces with government, industry and other organisations as part of a year-long campaign to showcase inspiring examples of engineering.

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Women who receive HPV jab may only require three cervical screens in a lifetime

Study by researchers at Queen Mary University of London receives widespread media coverage

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

Future Manufacturing Research Hubs 2018

EPSRC invites outline applications for three large-scale, multidisciplinary research Hubs. Hubs should address major, long-term challenges facing manufacturing industries, and/or capture opportunities from emerging research areas.

This article relates to the following themes Digital economy Energy Engineering Healthcare technologies ICT Manufacturing the future Mathematical sciences Physical Sciences
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Break-through robotics and AI projects funded through Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund

£68 million awarded to the latest ground-breaking research and innovation projects in robotics and artificial intelligence systems.

This article relates to the following themes Energy Engineering Manufacturing the future
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Success through Collaboration

Paul Glendinning, Scientific Director, International Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Edinburgh discusses the value of mathematical sciences infrastructure

This article relates to the following themes Mathematical sciences Research Infrastructure
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call: Expression of interest

UK-China low carbon manufacturing workshop

EPSRC as part of the RCUK Energy Programme is inviting expressions of interest to attend a two-day Workshop in March 2018 to engage in discussion and initiate new collaborative working partnerships with selected Chinese participants in the area of low-carbon manufacturing. The Workshop will be held in Wuhan, China. A UK-China call for research proposals, to be funded by EPSRC in partnership with the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), will follow the Workshop, although attendance at the Workshop is not a requirement to apply to the call.

This article relates to the following themes Energy Engineering ICT LWEC Manufacturing the future Mathematical sciences
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EPSRC Healthcare Technologies Challenge Awards winners announced

Eight projects will address key long-term health challenges through technology development

This article relates to the following themes Healthcare technologies
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Automating Science Discovery: call for feasibility studies

This is a call for Feasibility Studies for research that explores the application of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to aid and accelerate discovery in fundamental physical sciences.

This article relates to the following themes ICT Mathematical sciences Physical Sciences
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Battery Modelling for Application

Research Postgraduate, Mei-Chin Pang, talks about her research in Battery Modelling at Imperial College London and the Powering Up Research event that was held in September 2017.

This article relates to the following themes Energy Research Infrastructure
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EPSRC project crowned winner of Newton Prize in India

Prize awarded to UK-India programme developing environmentally-friendly and cost-effective solar technology

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Jo Johnson announces international Energy research investments

Science Minister announces series of joint UK/India investments in energy research funded by £4 million from the Newton Fund in India

This article relates to the following themes Energy ICT
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