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28 projects, page 1 of 3
  • project . 2011 - 2015
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/I031170/1
    Funder Contribution: 536,960 GBP
    Partners: University of London, Adobe Systems Incorporated, Autodesk Inc, BBC, University of Toronto, Harvard University

    Current computer graphics techniques allow us to render almost any object at near photo-realistic quality. However, the standard approach necessitates that the user painstakingly specifies all aspects of the geometric and material properties of the object. This is time-...

  • project . 2011 - 2014
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/J00538X/1
    Funder Contribution: 289,002 GBP
    Partners: WINMEC Laboratory, STFC - Laboratories, University of Toronto, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY, Pierre Simon Laplace Institute IPSL, DKRZ

    Climate science demands on data management are growing rapidly as climate models grow in the precision with which they depict spatial structures and in the completeness with which they describe a vast range of physical processes. For the Climate Model Inter-comparison P...

  • project . 2011 - 2011
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: BB/J004197/1
    Funder Contribution: 1,988 GBP
    Partners: UBC, University of Bristol

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  • project . 2011 - 2015
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/H021868/1
    Funder Contribution: 569,600 GBP
    Partners: Academy of Science of the Czech Republic, UWO, UW, Durham University, Opole University

    The Cretaceous, 146-66 million years ago, experienced high levels of atmospheric CO2, and the warmest climates and highest global sea-levels in the last 300 Ma. On several occasions, the oceans became abruptly depleted in oxygen, so-called oceanic anoxic events (OAEs), ...

  • project . 2011 - 2015
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/I006672/1
    Funder Contribution: 807,791 GBP
    Partners: University of Reading, Met Office, University of Michigan–Flint, EnviroSim (Canada), CSIRO

    PAGODA will focus on the global dimensions of changes in the water cycle in the atmosphere, land, and oceans. The overarching aim is to increase confidence in projections of the changing water cycle on global-to-regional scales through a process-based detection, attribu...

  • project . 2011 - 2016
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/I019278/1
    Funder Contribution: 5,012,100 GBP
    Partners: Pilkington Group Limited, Innovia, ETI, Asahi Photoproducts UK Ltd, BECKERS UK, CPI Ltd, Welsh Government, JM, Arup Group Ltd, National Grid PLC...

    In the UK there are more than four billion square metres of roofs and facades forming the building envelope. Most of this could potentially be used for harvesting solar energy and yet it covers less than 1.8 % of the UK land area. The shared vision for SPECIFIC is devel...

  • project . 2011 - 2011
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/H029583/1
    Funder Contribution: 148,329 GBP
    Partners: T-Ray Science Inc, University of Leeds

    In this proposal, we seek Follow-on funding to support the technical and commercial development of a cheap highly portable terahertz (THz) frequency time-domain spectrometer that will, within a five year timescale, reduce both the cost and size of such instrumentation b...

  • project . 2011 - 2017
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/I005420/1
    Funder Contribution: 1,500,010 GBP
    Partners: ROLLS-ROYCE PLC, EDF, Chalmers University of Technology, SERCO ASSURANCE LTD, Defence Science & Tech Lab DSTL, University of Salford, Diamond Light Source, IFA, Queen's University Canada, Westinghouse Electric (Sweden)...

    This project focuses on energy and more specifically on nuclear fission. Core material such as fuel assemblies are exposed to irradiation from the moment a nuclear reactor is switched on. The bombardment of material with neutrons creates collision cascades that immediat...

  • project . 2011 - 2018
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/I015507/1
    Funder Contribution: 1,248,000 GBP
    Partners: Swansea University, TIMET UK LIMITED, Tata Steel UK, SABMILLER PLC, Jaguar Cars Limited and Land Rover, Linpac Metal Decorating, Aerocan UK Ltd, MEL Chemicals, Novelis Global Technology Centre, Tata Steel (United Kingdom)...

    Underinvestment in Manufacturing in the UK over the past decade has left this vital pillar of the economy exposed. OECD statistics show this starkly when comparing the UK to competitors whose sectors have grown since the start of the new millennium - the UK has- The lar...

  • project . 2011 - 2015
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/I005978/2
    Funder Contribution: 278,079 GBP
    Partners: University of London, AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY, University of St Andrews, Nanjing Institute of Geology & Palaeonto, University of Exeter, McGill University, NERC British Geological Survey, University of Birmingham

    The Earth is a truly remarkable planet. In addition to the physical processes driving plate tectonics, climate and ocean-atmospheric exchange, it supports an extraordinary diversity of living organisms, from microbes to mammals and everything in between. Such wasn't alw...

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