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EPSRC to launch academic networking features

Handshake 52-365 by Julia Taylor CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

EPSRC have announced they will be shortly launching “EPSRC Communities”. It includes a suite of features that allow academics to set up profiles, manage subscriptions, set up email alerts and bookmark pages for others to see. It will also allow some functionalities to customise your experiences on the site. The system changes are being rolled…

EPSRC Invites Proposals Which Address Key Research Challenges Facing…

Any idea by Massimo Barbieri CC BY-SA

EPSRC invites proposals that tackle challenges experienced in the Manufacturing Industry today in the UK. The Manufacturing The Future theme has proiritised Investigator-Led Research Projects. There is no closing date for this appeal, but proposals are organised around batching dates. The next set of batching dates are 27th February 2015 and 31st August 2015. For…

Energy catalyst – late-stage awards – pre-commercial technology validation

Energy Catalyst

The Energy Catalyst has been established by Innovate UK, the EPSRC and the Department of Energy and Climate Change and is open to innovative businesses and researchers from any sector who can address the three major challenges facing the energy sector – the energy ‘trilemma’ of: reducing emissions improving security of supply reducing cost. Expressions of interest are invited for their energy…

EPSRC Design the Future

Do You Remember the Future by JD Hancock CC BY 2.0

EPSRC has recently announced the Design the Future call, which aims “to encourage adventurous research addressing future design challenges, researching the effect of new science and engineering on the designers and the design process, leading to the development of future products, processes, devices, services and industrial and infrastructure systems.” What’s available? Up to £300,000 in total for…

RCUK-Brazil Research Partnerships Call

Brazil 2014 by Adrien Sifre CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

RCUK has recently released a call for research partnerships with Brazil as part of the £375M Newton Fund, which we blogged about earlier in the year: RCUK-CONFAP Research Partnerships Call Preliminary Notice – Deadline 17th Oct 2014 What’s the call about? The aim of this call is to provide flexible short-term support for small-scale research…