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27 projects, page 1 of 3
  • project . 2017 - 2023
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/P031277/1
    Funder Contribution: 692,318 GBP
    Partners: DLR, University of Liverpool, NRC

    The vision for this research is to develop a novel toolset for flight simulation fidelity enhancement. This represents a step-change in simulator qualification, is well-timed making a significant contribution to the UoL initiated NATO STO AVT-296-RTG activity and will h...

  • project . 2017 - 2018
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: AH/R001677/1
    Funder Contribution: 30,036 GBP
    Partners: University Health Network, Toronto, University of Westminster, Université Concordia

    Since the first successful operation in 1967, heart transplantation has become an almost routine form of surgery. Yet whilst significant bio-scientific research has been conducted into the procedure and its medical outcomes, there has been very little research into the ...

  • project . 2017 - 2020
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/P012493/1
    Funder Contribution: 284,824 GBP
    Partners: CH2M HILL UNITED KINGDOM, SEVERN TRENT WATER, COSTAIN LTD, Loughborough University, Queen's University Canada

    Infrastructure is vital for society - for economic growth and quality of life. Existing infrastructure is rapidly deteriorating, the rate of which will accelerate with increasing pressures from climate change and population growth, and the condition of the large majorit...

  • project . 2017 - 2019
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/P017401/1
    Funder Contribution: 100,794 GBP
    Partners: Autodesk Inc, University of Salford, University of Toronto

    Synthetic biology is an exciting new discipline which offers the potential to bring many benefits to human health and welfare. One near-market example is the use of engineered genetic networks to make biological sensors, or biosensors, which can rapidly detect toxins an...

  • project . 2017 - 2021
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: BB/P02582X/1
    Funder Contribution: 30,612 GBP
    Partners: SFU, University of Aberdeen, MUN, UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA

    Abstracts are not currently available in GtR for all funded research. This is normally because the abstract was not required at the time of proposal submission, but may be because it included sensitive information such as personal details.

  • project . 2017 - 2021
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/P013090/1
    Funder Contribution: 419,180 GBP
    Partners: AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY, RAS, SIA, University of Cambridge, Swedish Museum of Natural History, Natural History Museum, University of Bristol, The Great North Museum: Hancock, University of Ottawa, The Hunterian...

    Our proposal brings together world class expertise and cutting-edge methods to answer a key question in the history of life: how did vertebrates conquer the land? We address this question by testing four key hypotheses derived from long-standing assertions that selectio...

  • project . 2017 - 2021
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/P006493/1
    Funder Contribution: 508,106 GBP
    Partners: International Arctic Science Committee, UoC, Institute of Marine Research (IMR), HGF, OSU, Alfred Wegener Inst for Polar & Marine R, PAU, CNR, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH Zürich, UQAR...

    ChAOS will quantify the effect of changing sea ice cover on organic matter quality, benthic biodiversity, biological transformations of carbon and nutrient pools, and resulting ecosystem function at the Arctic Ocean seafloor. We will achieve this by determining the amou...

  • project . 2017 - 2021
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/R001324/1
    Funder Contribution: 253,939 GBP
    Partners: University of Sheffield, Utrecht University, UWEC, UBC, Boston College

    In establishing the theory of evolution Charles Darwin realized that life originated only once and over billions of years diversified, through evolution, into the bewildering diversity of life on Earth today. Since this monumental paradigm shift a major goal of biology ...

  • project . 2017 - 2022
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/P002099/1
    Funder Contribution: 580,838 GBP
    Partners: NERC Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, University of Pennsylvania, University of Oxford, CSIR - South Africa, EnviroSim (Canada), KNMI, Lab of Climate and Environment LSCE, UBA, JBA Trust

    The role of external drivers of climate change in mid-latitude weather events, particularly that of human influence on climate, arouses intense scientific, policy and public interest. In February 2014, the UK Prime Minister stated he "suspected a link" between...

  • project . 2017 - 2021
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: ES/P009255/1
    Funder Contribution: 2,156,860 GBP
    Partners: University of Vechta, UNSW, University of Bergen, Care England, UNISON, Eurocarers, ZJOU, UL, UWA, Employment & Social Development Canada...

    Our programme focuses on the care needs of adults living at home with chronic health problems or disabilities, and seeks sustainable solutions to the UK's contemporary 'crisis of care'. It is distinctive in investigating sustainability and wellbeing in care holistically...

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