news: Press Release

Chance find has big implications for water treatment's costs and carbon footprint

Accidental discovery of bacteria could lead to huge reduction in electricity costs of cleaning up wastewater

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media: Podcast, Video

Deciphering the dawn chorus

Find out how EPSRC supported research at Queen Mary University of London could provide more insight into how birds communicate with each other.

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call: Invitation for proposals

Research Institute in Hardware Security - Call for Director

Reflecting the aims of the National Cyber Security Strategy, the UK Government and its delivery partners are working to increase the UK's academic capability in all fields of Cyber Security. EPSRC and NCSC are inviting proposals from academic researchers to form a Research Institute in Hardware Security.

This article relates to the following themes Digital economy Global uncertainties ICT
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news: Press Release

Boost for ground-breaking research into self-healing construction materials

£4.7 million for further ground-breaking research to develop self-healing concrete announced during Science Minister’s visit

This article relates to the following themes Engineering Manufacturing the future Physical Sciences
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Blog

A Snapshot of Science

British Science Week begins on the 10 March; featuring an array of exciting science-based events and activities across the UK designed to engage more people with science, technology, maths and engineering. Asha Patel, an EPSRC E-TERM post-doctoral fellow at the University of Nottingham and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) tells us about her experience in creative science communications.

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news: Press Release

CRUST adds new layer of defence against earthquakes and tsunamis

New computer model simulates whole chain of events caused by offshore earthquakes

This article relates to the following themes ICT LWEC
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News

EPSRC welcomes Chancellor's boost for science and skills

Investment in development of disruptive technologies and support for research talent welcomed

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call: Invitation for proposals

Diagnostics, prosthetics and orthotics to tackle health challenges in developing countries

This call is supported through EPSRC’s Global Challenges Research Fund allocation. The aim of this activity is to support an internationally leading programme of research, centred around innovative healthcare technologies, to tackle the challenges faced by developing countries.

This article relates to the following themes Engineering Healthcare technologies
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Celebrating Women in Science and British Science Week

To celebrate International Women's Day and British Science Week, six leading women in science share their thoughts on choosing a career in science, challenges for women in STEM and advice for the next generation.

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call: Invitation for tenders

EPSRC Mid-Range Facility in X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS)

EPSRC is inviting tenders for a contract to run a mid-range facility providing a high-specification X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy service to the UK academic community and other users.

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Blog

Walking into a World of Fun, Opportunity and Game-Changing Science

For researchers looking to build experience in healthcare technologies, a new discipline-hopping funding opportunity is available. We hear from a clinician who discipline-hopped early in his career.

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news: Media Coverage

UCL microfossil discovery generates major media interest

Major media interest in UCL-led study looking into the world's oldest lifeforms

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call: Invitation for proposals

Healthcare technologies discipline hopping call

This open call is designed to enable individual researchers to develop new skills and build new collaborations with other disciplines and end users so they can address the key health challenges identified in the Healthcare Technologies strategy.

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