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EPSRC Fellowships in Manufacturing

March 2, 2015

EPSRC is inviting proposals for EPSRC Fellowships in Manufacturing, with a closing date of 14 May 2015. In this fifth call EPSRC is looking to support a number of EPSRC Fellowships in Manufacturing who have the potential to be future research leaders in their field in Manufacturing research, supporting either academics who have recently moved […]

Innovate UK: Production line readiness for high-value manufacturing

February 17, 2015

Innovate UK is to invest up to £1 million in late-stage experimental development projects to help companies bring recent technology innovations closer to the point of manufacturing readiness. This competition builds on previous investments in high-value manufacturing feasibility studies and collaborative R&D projects. The call aims to challenge businesses to address a gap which can […]

Fresh Ideas Fund Winners Announced

January 30, 2015

MeDe Innovation are to invest in a further two research projects to develop early stage, fresh ideas that will aid the fundamental understanding and development of innovation in medical device manufacturing.  A further two to three projects will be developed through sandpit events. Seven early career researchers will take a share in the Fresh Ideas […]

Simpleware Version 7.0 Now Available

January 6, 2015

Simpleware is delighted to announce the release of version 7.0 of its industry-leading 3D image processing, analysis and model generation software suite. The latest release includes new features such as a particles analyser, a centrelines editor, animation tools, and new modules for calculating effective material properties using homogenisation techniques. Version 7.0 significantly extends the software’s […]

Dr Junyan (Jerry) Li wins iMechE 2014 Tribology Trust Bronze Medal

December 4, 2014

The Tribology Trust have confirmed that Dr Junyan (Jerry) Li, a MeDe Innovation researcher based at the University of Leeds, has been named as the recipient of the 2014 Tribology Trust Bronze Medal. The Tribology Bronze Medal is an encouragement award for engineers and scientists working in the fields of friction, lubrication and wear, ie […]