The Foundation has today issued a global call for partners active in the area of robotics and autonomous systems (RAS) related to the safety and performance of engineered assets and infrastructures on which modern society relies. The Foundation aims to advance the safety benefits from RAS with a...
10 February, 2017
EPSRC held a RAAI Theme Day on 31st January 2017. This was in part to facilirate a review of current robotics, automation and artificial intelligence portfolios in relevance to Robotics and Autonomous Systems (RAS), in order to evaluate the quality and importance of EPSRC’s portfolio of research...
09 February, 2017
by Colin Smith, Amanda Wolthuizen A Government Minister came to Imperial on a fact-finding mission as part of a recent industrial strategy announcement.
09 February, 2017
An industrial group project with the Edinburgh-based Company Pyreos in Semester 1 has so impressed the Company that Pyreos asked Prof. Marc Desmulliez, the HWU academic supervisor of the project, to establish a CDT PhD studentship between the Company and Heriot-Watt University for 2017-2018. The...
26 January, 2017
The Rt Hon Greg Clark MP, the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, visited WMG, at the University of Warwick, on Friday 20th January 2017, taking up an invitation to see for himself the work underway to complete the new £150 million National Automotive Innovation Centre ...
26 January, 2017
Programme to showcase art installation A project that turned Preston into the centre of our solar system will feature in the BBC programme Stargazing Live after it caught the attention of the show’s producers.
19 January, 2017
Additive manufacturing of hydrogel-based materials for next-generation implantable medical devices Sau Yin Chin, Yukkee Cheung Poh, Anne-Céline Kohler, Jocelyn T. Compton, Lauren L. Hsu, Kathryn M. Lau, Sohyun Kim, Benjamin W. Lee, Francis Y. Lee, and Samuel K. Sia
18 January, 2017
One of our academic supervisors, Prof Jon Huntley is Loughborough University lead for one of the three £10 million research hubs awarded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council designed to strengthen the UK’s manufacturing base.
13 January, 2017
Lutz Pathfinder driverless cars tested in Milton Keynes The UK's government is keen to make the country the best place to develop autonomous car technology. One of the places driverless vehicles are already being tested is in Milton Keynes. The BBC reported on the public reaction.
13 January, 2017
Interactive 3D models of human joints, showing how common medical complaints have arisen and how we are likely to evolve in the future, have been created at Oxford University. The researchers created 3D computer models of human joints by compiling 128 slice CT scans of bones from humans, early...
13 January, 2017

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