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  • Funder: UKRI Project Code: ES/G037310/1
    Funder Contribution: 296,469 GBP
    Partners: MMU

    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.

  • Funder: UKRI Project Code: BB/G022682/1
    Funder Contribution: 542,923 GBP
    Partners: University of Dundee

    Comparison is a central part of everyone's daily life. If two objects look similar, then a first guess is that they might have similar functions. Likewise, comparison of the biological molecules DNA, RNA and proteins from different individuals or species is central to u...

  • Funder: UKRI Project Code: G0800339
    Funder Contribution: 1,266,040 GBP
    Partners: University of London

    In worms, flies and mice, it has been known for a long time that reduced feeding can result in longer life-spans, and in recent years, simple manipulations in the way these animals sense and response to sugars through insulin have also been shown to increase life-span. ...

  • Project . 2009 - 2014
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/G029946/1
    Funder Contribution: 904,117 GBP
    Partners: University of Sheffield, Cranfield University, UKWIR, Yorkshire Water Services Ltd

    In the developed world most people are able to take the supply of safe clean drinking water for granted, most of the time. However water quality failures do occur and there are associated health risks. The analysis of water samples, taken at the customers tap by the UK ...

  • Project . 2009 - 2014
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/H003819/1
    Funder Contribution: 1,877,070 GBP
    Partners: University of St Andrews

    Ion transport through solids is one of the most fundamental processes in solid state science. The phenomenon is crucialto the function of many devices including fuel cells and batteries as well as sensors, displays and the emerging topic ofnanoionic electronic devices. ...

  • Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/F067828/1
    Funder Contribution: 830,691 GBP
    Partners: Academy of Science of the Czech Republic, UPM, IT Power, Imperial College London, Ericsson, WUT, Antenova Ltd, St Petersburg Electrotechnical Uni

    The original objectives of the Platform grant were:1. development of new materials2. characterisation3. theory and modelling development4. device developmentOur achivements against these objectives were:1 Microwave dielectric ceramics / Niobates / Pb Free pezoelectrics ...

  • Funder: UKRI Project Code: BBS/E/J/000CA392
    Funder Contribution: 388,468 GBP
    Partners: JIC

    The Pulse Crop Genetic Improvement Network (PCGIN), funded by Defra, is a platform that serves the process of legume crop improvement in the UK. It establishes the route by which scientific resources, results and knowledge are delivered to breeders, producers and end us...

  • Project . 2009 - 2014
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/G02684X/1
    Funder Contribution: 444,315 GBP
    Partners: University of Birmingham

    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.

  • Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/H009817/1
    Funder Contribution: 608,548 GBP
    Partners: University of Salford, McMaster University, QinetiQ Ltd

    The global semiconductor market has a value of around $1trillion, over 90% of which is silicon based. In many senses silicon has driven the growth in the world economy for the last 40 years and has had an unparalleled cultural impact. Given the current level of commitme...

  • Funder: UKRI Project Code: G0802434
    Funder Contribution: 368,018 GBP
    Partners: University of London

    Past research on violence and mental illness focussed on crimes committed by psychiatric patients. However, recent evidence suggests that, compared with the general population, people with severe mental illness (such as schizophrenia or bipolar disorder) are significant...