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Partner news: Fripp Design Ltd awarded UK Patent for 3D printing silicone

February 17, 2016

This is a momentous moment for everyone associated with Sheffield and London based Fripp Design and Research; their method for 3D Printing silicone has been granted a UK patent. “This is a significant step forward for the company and its shareholders” stated Steve Roberts, Director and co owner of the company “It finally recognises the […]

Partner news: Simpleware work with ANSYS on new solutions for sports concussion

January 10, 2016

Exeter-based software company Simpleware are working with simulation leaders ANSYS® (Canonsburg, PA, USA) to develop breakthroughs in reducing the risk of football concussion through 3D models. Image-based modelling of the human skull and brain from computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) enables detailed analysis of how the anatomy responds to impact. With concussion […]

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. […]

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 […]

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

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]