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Industrial Fellowships – The Royal Commission 1851

November 19, 2015

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 […]