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Mathematics: big data, advanced measurement and hearing aids

Mathematics by Tom Brown CC BY 2.0

There have been several opportunities relating to mathematics announced this week and I thought I’d wrap them up in a single post: EC Consultation on Mathematics and Big Data/HPC: An EC consultation, open until 30th September 2014, is seeking views on how mathematics can help science to better address the big data and HPC (high performance…

EPSRC Engineering Grand Challenges: Attend the next workshop

Nanofabrication Facility by Brookhaven National Laboratory CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

EPSRC have opened a call for applications to attend one of three workshops in the autumn on the next steps in defining their future “grand challenges”. The workshops will: Engage the research and user community to identify clear targets or milestones for each of the selected Grand Challenges areas; Start the process of building collaborations…

David Young

EPSRC and the Technology Strategy Board are inviting proposals for High Value Manufacturing Catapult fellowships. Fellowships will enable academic staff to spend six-month research visits, spread over one to four years, in one or more of the HVM Catapult centres. The projects must be aligned to work previously funded by EPSRC. Applicants should have a track record of EPSRC-funded research and strong awareness of the international context of their research. Deadline: 29th August.


Assistive, Adaptive, Rehabilitative Technologies Sandpit

Eye_orbit_anatomy_anterior2 by Patrick J. Lynch CC BY 2.5

EPSRC has recently announced a call for participants for its Assistive, Adaptive and Rehabilitative Technologies Sandpit, scheduled to take place 1st – 5th September 2014: “The EPSRC is running a sandpit in the broad area of assistive and rehabilitative devices in order to try to engender a radical change in the research undertaken in this…

EPSRC Early Career Forum in Manufacturing Research

Catalysis research at Argonne by Argonne National Laboratory CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

EPSRC is looking to refresh the membership of its Early Career Forum in Manufacturing Research. They are looking for new members of the forum to form professional networks with other manufacturing researchers around the country and contribute to their Manufacturing the Future strategic challenge. Forum activities will include: Networking and idea-sharing with all other Early…

David Young

Next year is EPSRC’s 20th anniversary and to mark the occasion they are seeking nominations of the most inspirational scientists and engineers. “These awards will honour some of the best, both as established leaders in their field and as future leaders in emerging fields…” Nominations are open now until February 2014.