call: Call for participants

Water quality in India - Scoping workshop

NERC and the Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) are inviting applications from UK scientists to attend a jointly organised workshop with the Indian Department of Science & Technology (DST), in Delhi on 17-18 November 2016.

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call: Invitation for proposals

UK Carbon Capture & Storage Research Centre 2017

Funding for the UK Carbon Capture and Storage Research Centre (UKCCSRC) is coming to an end in September 2017. To continue supporting research excellence within the Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) community, the Research Councils UK (RCUK) Energy Programme is inviting proposals into an open Call for the renewal of a UK Centre specialising in CCS. Up to £6 million is available for a single award, with duration of five years.

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call: Invitation for outlines

Invitation for 'Challenge Ideas'

The sponsors of the UK Regenerative Medicine Platform (UKRMP) have issued a call for ‘Challenge Ideas’ to provide an opportunity for all interested parties to highlight scientific areas, generic technologies and platform approaches that would significantly advance the overall mission of the Platform in its next phase.

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call: Invitation for proposals

Tackling global development challenges through engineering and digital technology research

The aim of this call, supported through EPSRC's Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) allocation, is to support an internationally-leading programme of research, centred around engineering and digital technologies, to tackle the challenges faced by the developing world.

This article relates to the following themes Digital economy Energy ICT
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Blog

The engineering behind Olympic stadiums

We take it for granted that the sporting action at the Olympics will be framed by a majestic stadium. But why do stadiums take the forms that they do? And why do these forms often differ quite markedly from each other?

This article relates to the following themes Engineering Mathematical sciences
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call: Collaborative research

Nuclear Energy University Programs (NEUP) US/UK Collaborative Funding Opportunity

The RCUK Energy Programme (RCUKEP), led by EPSRC, would like to encourage the participation of UK researchers in the current DoE NEUP programme.

This article relates to the following themes Energy Engineering LWEC Manufacturing the future Physical Sciences
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news: Announcement

RCUK welcomes HM Treasury statement on continuity of funding under Horizon 2020

The Research Councils have issued a joint statement welcoming the statement made by HM Treasury on continuity of funding for UK applicants to Horizon 2020.

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call: Invitation for tenders

Mid-range Facility in Advanced Electron Microscopy (AdvEM)

EPSRC is inviting tenders for a contract to run a mid-range facility providing a high-specification transmission electron microscopy service to the UK academic community and other users. The contract will run initially for three years with an option to extend it to five years subject to a review.

This article relates to the following themes Engineering ICT Physical Sciences
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Blog

What is an EPSRC YINI?

Since 2004, EPSRC has provided year-long placement opportunities for a number of Year in Industry (YINI) students.

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News

Balancing capability: Call for Evidence update

Details of information received and next steps.

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call: Expression of interest

Prosperity Partnerships: EPSRC, Business and Universities

EPSRC wishes to support existing, strategic, research-based partnerships between business and universities by providing an opportunity for co-investment in large-scale, TRL 1-3 research programmes which address EPSRC's Prosperity Outcomes Framework.

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call: Expression of interest

Academic Centres of Excellence in Cyber Security Research

EPSRC and GCHQ are leading on a scheme to recognise UK Academic Centres of Excellence in Cyber Security Research (ACEs-CSR).

This article relates to the following themes Digital economy Global uncertainties ICT
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Blog

The answer to the next public health epidemic is in your hands

How can your phone predict a national health epidemic and advise of areas which may be of danger, to avoid? Vasileios Lampos at the University College London explains how user generated content may lead to breaking discoveries in public health surveillance, which could support major events like the Olympic Games.

This article relates to the following themes ICT
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call: Expression of interest

EPSRC-JSPS Core-to-Core Collaboration in Advanced Materials

EPSRC are seeking Expressions of Interest for participation in the JSPS Core-to-Core scheme.

This article relates to the following themes Physical Sciences
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blog: Blog, Conference

The Transmed Student Conference 2016

Holly Fleming and Catherine Lynch are students in the EPSRC and MRC-funded Centre for Doctoral Training in Optical Medical Imaging (OPTIMA CDT). They tell us about the challenges involved in organising the inaugural Transmed Student Conference in May 2016. 

This article relates to the following themes Healthcare technologies
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