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26 projects, page 2 of 3
  • project . 2016 - 2018
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: AH/N003160/1
    Funder Contribution: 35,375 GBP
    Partners: University of Edinburgh, MUN, University of Aberdeen, Traditional Music Forum, Scottish Culture & Traditions Assoc

    We aim to energise a network of North Atlantic fiddle and dance scholars to initiate new and challenging directions of research in relation to the theme of memory. We are seeking AHRC funding for initiatives that will inspire new research and make existing research acce...

  • project . 2016 - 2019
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/N034872/1
    Funder Contribution: 488,108 GBP
    Partners: University of Oxford, Diamond Light Source, NIMS, University of Toronto, PSI

    Magnetic phenomena pervade the world around us and are used in a huge variety of practical devices, ranging from nanoscale data storage devices through electric motors to plasma fusion reactors. At a fundamental level, magnetism in solids comes from the coordinated acti...

  • project . 2016 - 2021
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/N009754/1
    Funder Contribution: 342,225 GBP
    Partners: Met Office, UBC, University of Bergen, IMO, UNIS, UEA, University of Toronto, UCB, Woods Hole Oceanographic Inst

    The subpolar region of the North Atlantic is crucial for the global climate system. It is where coupled atmosphere-ocean processes, on a variety of spatial scales, require an integrated approach for their improved understanding and prediction. This region has enhanced '...

  • project . 2016 - 2017
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/N023129/1
    Funder Contribution: 83,525 GBP
    Partners: UBC, Go Kids Go, University of Lincoln

    This project integrates Human-Computer Interaction and Computer Vision to provide a platform for in-home interactive wheelchair skills training. In the UK, more than ten million people live with a disability, and 1.2 million people have a mobility disability that requir...

  • project . 2016 - 2022
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/N017188/1
    Funder Contribution: 5,296,040 GBP
    Partners: Oxford Nanopore Technologies (United Kingdom), University of Oxford, Private Address, IBM Research GmbH, Oxford Instruments plc, CDT, MV Portfolios Inc, Amadeus Capital Partners Limited, UQ, Hitachi Cambridge Laboratory...

    Put your hand under a working laptop computer and you'll find that it's warm, due to the heat produced by the transistors in it. This isn't just a problem for your own computer: nearly 5% of the world's electricity is used by computers and the internet, a figure expecte...

  • project . 2016 - 2017
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/P006078/1
    Funder Contribution: 333,594 GBP
    Partners: Heriot-Watt University, Vienna University of Technology, CNR, Enshape, UBC, University of Trento

    Some of the most fundamental and perhaps bizarre processes expected to occur in the vicinity of black holes are out of observational reach. To address this issue we utilise analogue systems where we study fluctuations on a background flow that in the experiment reproduc...

  • project . 2016 - 2017
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: AH/N006178/1
    Funder Contribution: 26,235 GBP
    Partners: University of Sussex, TNA, University of Cambridge, University of London, University of Waterloo (Canada)

    In recent years we have all become familiar with the notion of information overload, the digital deluge, the information explosion, and numerous variations on this idea. At the heart of this phenomenon is the growth of born-digital big data, a term which encompasses eve...

  • project . 2016 - 2019
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/M017540/2
    Funder Contribution: 284,801 GBP
    Partners: BIO, Durham University, Victoria University of Wellington, Shell International Exploration & Produc, BU, MBARI, SDSU, Middlesex University London, Osaka Institute of Technology, UNIMI...

    Turbidity currents are the volumetrically most import process for sediment transport on our planet. A single submarine flow can transport ten times the annual sediment flux from all of the world's rivers, and they form the largest sediment accumulations on Earth (submar...

  • project . 2016 - 2019
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/N018745/1
    Funder Contribution: 320,381 GBP
    Partners: Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), Perimeter Institute, University of Waterloo (Canada), University of Oxford, UBC, State University of New York at Potsdam

    Realizing the potential of applications of quantum theory to information processing, which include quantum communication and quantum computation, is one of the primary goals of contemporary engineering and physics. The key theoretical breakthroughs enabling quantum comm...

  • project . 2016 - 2022
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: MR/N005759/1
    Funder Contribution: 3,039,500 GBP
    Partners: McMaster University

    Cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of death globally estimated to be responsible for approximately 17 million deaths annually. Heart disease and stroke account for nearly one third of all deaths and are a major cause of hospitalization. Patients with congestive h...

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