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Uniting the women of science and engineering

March 17, 2015

Professor Ruth Wilcox – a MeDe Innovation investigator from the University of Leeds – has been honoured with Suffrage Science Award, supported by the Medical Research Council and the Royal Society, selected by current MRC Suffrage Award holders as outstanding researchers in science and engineering. As part of the award, the winners receive jewellery, either […]

Abstracts open for MEIbioeng15 – the largest ever UK gathering of biomedical engineers, bioengineers and medical engineers

March 3, 2015

Abstract submission is now open for MEIbioeng15 on 7th and 8th September 2015 at the University of Leeds. The Scientific Advisory Panel of nine internationally recognised scientists and research leaders welcome abstracts across nine themes, including scientific research areas, commercial translation and careers and outreach. Top abstracts will be selected for oral presentation; all abstracts […]

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 […]