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  • project . 2009 - 2018
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/H009612/1
    Funder Contribution: 5,814,410 GBP
    Partners: Dalhousie University, Zero Carbon Hub, Purdue University West Lafayette, Helsinki University of Technology, Lighting Education Trust, University of California, Berkeley, LBL, EDF, Communities and Local Government, KU...

    Reducing carbon emissions and securing energy supplies are crucial international goals to which energy demand reduction must make a major contribution. On a national level, demand reduction, deployment of new and renewable energy technologies, and decarbonisation of the...

  • project . 2016 - 2018
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/K00008X/2
    Funder Contribution: 42,744 GBP
    Partners: SFU, University of London, NOC, Durham University, University of Bergen, Met Office, Fugro (United Kingdom), SMRE, Willis Limited, UCD...

    Submarine landslides can be far larger than terrestrial landslides, and many generate destructive tsunamis. The Storegga Slide offshore Norway covers an area larger than Scotland and contains enough sediment to cover all of Scotland to a depth of 80 m. This huge slide o...

  • project . 2016 - 2018
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/N018958/1
    Funder Contribution: 507,674 GBP
    Partners: University of Edinburgh, MICROSOFT RESEARCH LIMITED, Wolfram Research Europe Ltd, University of Salford, NAG, University of Sheffield, Maplesoft, The Mathworks Ltd, 3DS, University of London...

    "Software is the most prevalent of all the instruments used in modern science" [Goble 2014]. Scientific software is not just widely used [SSI 2014] but also widely developed. Yet much of it is developed by researchers who have little understanding of even the ...

  • project . 2013 - 2018
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: AH/K006029/1
    Funder Contribution: 914,212 GBP
    Partners: MUN, Trent University Canada, University of Aberdeen, UAF, UBC, Qanirtuuq Incorporated, AVCP

    Northern sea ice levels are at an historical and millennial low, and nowhere are the effects of contemporary climate change more pronounced and destructive than in the Arctic. The Western Arctic rim of North America is considered the climate change "miners canary&q...

  • project . 2009 - 2018
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/G036950/1
    Funder Contribution: 6,371,160 GBP
    Partners: Alcoa Europe Flat Rolled Products, WESTINGHOUSE ELECTRIC COMPANY UK LIMITED, MEL Chemicals, Capcis Ltd, University of Sheffield, Tata Steel (United Kingdom), Firth Rixson Limited, NNL, TIMET UK LIMITED, BP British Petroleum...

    This is an application for a Doctoral Training Centre (DTC) from the Universities of Sheffield and Manchester in Advanced Metallic Systems which will be directed by Prof Panos Tsakiropoulos and Prof Phil Prangnell. The proposed DTC is in response to recent reviews by th...

  • project . 2009 - 2018
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/G036608/1
    Funder Contribution: 6,550,560 GBP
    Partners: Forest Research, JM, AU, TU Dortmund University, Yorkshire Forward, International Innovative Technologies, Highview Enterprises Ltd, E.ON UK PLC, Bical, Biffa Waste Services Ltd...

    There are major challenges inherent in meeting the goals of the UK national energy policy, including, climate change mitigation and adaption, security of supply, asset renewal, supply infrastructure etc. Additionally, there is a recognized shortage of high quality scien...

  • project . 2015 - 2018
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/M003159/1
    Funder Contribution: 508,163 GBP
    Partners: University of Cambridge, Yunnan Institute of Building Materials, NTU, Premier Magnesia, Lehmann & Voss, University of Toronto, Shell Global Solutions UK, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Laing O'Rourke plc, CECEP DADI...

    Material innovations focussing on delivery and sustainability are key as our global efforts intensify in the development of a secure and sustainable future energy landscape. Many infrastructure-related material challenges have emerged as a result of the need (i) to expl...

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

    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 . 2016 - 2018
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: AH/P008038/1
    Funder Contribution: 80,530 GBP
    Partners: Inst for Justice & Democracy in Haiti, Inst of Social Work & Social Science, University of Birmingham, Queen's University Canada

    As of April 2016, a total of 103,510 uniformed personnel from 123 countries were serving in 16 peacekeeping operations around the world. Where foreign soldiers - during war, occupation or peacekeeping operations - are on foreign soil, military-civilian relations develop...

  • project . 2013 - 2018
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: AH/K003054/1
    Funder Contribution: 785,054 GBP
    Partners: Durham World Heritage Site, Durham Cathedral, University of Toronto, Durham University

    'Records of Early English Drama North-East' (REED-NE) is part of a massive international project to assemble a complete record of surviving sources for medieval and early modern performance in Britain. REED volumes are to scholars in literature and theatre what Pevsner ...

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