News Archive for February 2018

The Engineer ‘Winners Showcase 2017′ – Academic Innovator award for MeDe Innovation

February 20, 2018

A special edition of The Engineer magazine featuring MeDe Innovation’s collaborative approach to innovation has been published. The Winners Showcase 2017 is a celebration of the UK’s most innovative engineering collaborations. MeDe Innovation won the Academic Innovator award at The Engineer’s Collaborate to Innovate Awards in London on 7th September 2017. Download a PDF copy […]

Webinar – Simpleware for Medical Device Simulation

February 27, 2018

Join this webinar on 27th February at 2pm to learn how to build patient-specific models in Simpleware for the interdisciplinary area of medical science, simulation and product development. Learn how to reconstruct and process 3D image data (MRI, CT, micro-CT…), obtain measurements and statistics, and export simulation-ready meshes to the FE or CFD solver of […]

MeDe Innovation PhD secondment scheme 2018 now open

February 12, 2018

MeDe Innovation is providing funding for PhD students from any of our five partner Universities to undertake external placements which will help them to deliver effective impact in MeDe Innovation key research challenges. Placements are expected to broaden researcher experience in a way that will impact on student benefit, e.g. through the acquisition of new high […]

Call for abstracts: Young Researchers’ Futures Meeting 2018

February 8, 2018

Nano-engineering approaches to biomedical science. The Panel for Biomedical Engineering organises this biennial, multi-disciplinary meeting to attract the best young engineers and scientists from throughout the UK. The meeting provides a unique forum for early-career researchers to showcase their work with opportunities for mentoring and guidance on scientific and professional opportunities from selected experts across […]

MeDe Innovation Annual Conference 2018 – a review

February 5, 2018

The Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) in Sheffield was host to the fifth MeDe Innovation Annual Meeting in January this year, where over 150 delegates gathered to hear the latest developments in the changing landscape of design and manufacture for orthopaedic devices. The programme was opened by Professor Paul Hatton who introduced the key note […]

‘Vlog like a pro’: competition winner – public vote

In 2017, we asked our Early Career Researchers to create some ‘vlog’ style content, describing their experiences with MeDe Innovation such as secondments, collaborative projects and funding opportunities. We received 7 entries uploaded to YouTube, and ran a competition to find the best content as voted by both the public and our Executive board. Our […]