News Archive for November 2015

PhD Studentship – Biomaterials (Faculty of Engineering – University of Nottingham)

November 19, 2015

Applications are invited from suitably qualified graduates for a fully (ORUK) funded PhD studentship (3 years) as part of a multidisciplinary project based within the Advanced Materials Research Group. The work will be based at the University of Nottingham Faculty of Engineering, a premier engineering faculty in the UK. The 2014-15 Times Higher Education World University Rankings […]

Industrial Fellowships – The Royal Commission 1851

Do you want to pursue a PhD without leaving your job or perhaps you want to collaborate with industry on research? The aim of the scheme is to encourage profitable innovation and creativity in British Industry – to the mutual benefit of the Fellow and his or her sponsoring company. Projects in any science or […]

17th annual meeting of the Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering Group – Tuesday 15 December

December 15, 2015

BiTEG are now taking registrations and inviting abstracts for presentation in either oral or poster form for the 17th annual meeting of the Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering Group which is due to take place on Tuesday 15 December at the University of York.  The deadline for registration and for submitting abstracts is Friday 13th November. […]

Dr Parikshit Goswami receives Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Samman Award

September 25, 2015

Dr Parikshit Goswami, a MeDe Innovation investigator in textile technology (Stratified design & manufacture of nonwoven collagen scaffolds) is one of 25 Indians across the world to receive a Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Samman Award for helping to create a positive image of India. Dr Goswami from the School of Design has been awarded this prestigious […]

Prof Phil Coates honoured with Tianfu Friendship Award

September 18, 2015

Professor Phil Coates (MeDe Innovation Co-Investigator, University of Bradford) has been honoured with the Tianfu Friendship Award for his outstanding and significant contributions made to Sichuan’s social and economic development and foreign exchanges and cooperation granted by the Sichuan Provincial People’s Government After recommendation of relevant regions and experts, Sichuan Provincial Talent Introduction and Consulting […]

New project to support medical innovation in Leeds City Region’s universities

September 3, 2015

The University of Leeds has secured a £2.25 million investment to support the commercialisation of medical technologies developed by five universities in the Leeds City Region. The Medical Technologies Innovation Catalyst project, funded by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE), will translate the region’s best medical technology research into practical products available to […]

Vacancy – Clinical Project Scientist – JRI Othopaedics Ltd

September 10, 2015

This is a multi-faceted role which combines elements of re-evaluating JRIs literature based rationales and arguments, and constructing new ones sometimes in very innovative product areas where there may be little precedent. By staying on the cutting edge of both clinical publications, trends and industry standards, the individual will be the thought leader for the business […]

Vacancy: Research Associate/Fellow Stem Cell Biology and Biomaterial Interactions – University of Nottingham

September 8, 2015

Applications are invited for the above post based at the University Park Campus, Nottingham to undertake research related to a National Institute Health Research (NIHR) funded project to investigate stem cell related biomaterial interactions (MIDOs). The project concerns the manipulation of stem cells via ions released from resorbable glasses and the capture and use of […]

Boost for UK medical technology innovation

July 30, 2015

The University of Leeds Medical Technologies Innovation and Knowledge Centre (IKC) has won £3 million to continue bringing the best of the UK’s medical technology research to patients. The centre has been a leader in medical technology innovation since it was established in 2009, building a reputation for fostering close collaboration between industry and top […]

Partner news: Innovations at Glass Focus 2015

May 27, 2015

Independent specialists, Glass Technology Services Ltd (GTS) are proud to be supporting the forthcoming Glass Focus 2015 conference and are encouraging those interested in glass research, development and innovation, or simply operating within the supply chain, to join them at the event. This unique supply-chain conference is to be held on Friday, 12 June 2015, […]