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Leeds wins the RAEng ERA Foundation Entrepreneurs’ Award

Leeds wins the RAEng ERA Foundation Entrepreneurs’ Award

Four businesses spun out of UK universities will receive funding, mentoring and support from The Royal Academy of Engineering’s Enterprise Hub.

The four entities are:

Dr Matthew Murray, University of Leeds, Ultramatis anti-counterfeiting implantation
Dr George Frodsham, University College London, MediSieve magnetic haemofiltration for malaria
Dr Peiman Hosseini…

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Newcastle crowd sources legal drone flight info

Newcastle crowd sources legal drone flight info

AppMovement.com is a website created by Newcastle University where designers can propose and develop mobile applications.

They are being urged to help grow an app for drone flyers which helps to keep them informed of locations where it is legal and safe-to-fly drones.

There is an increasing…

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Cardiff University studies compound semiconductors Read More
Robotic guides aid firefighters

Robotic guides aid firefighters

A potentially life-saving application of robotics has been developed by Sheffield Hallam University and King’s College London, with funding from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

Essentially, a small mobile robot equipped with tactile sensors would lead the way, with the firefighter following a metre or…

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EPSRC blogs on innovation and science funding policy

EPSRC blogs on innovation and science funding policy

We’re happy to promote a new entry to the electronics blogosphere. The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) is launching a new science and engineering blog and is seeking contributions from scientists and engineers, as well as EPSRC staff…

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The Dyson School of Design Engineering opens at Imperial Read More
Cambridge scoops iCAN UK sensor contest Read More
Warwick University readies WUSAT 2 cubesat mission Read More