Category Archives: Advanced Engineering and Manufacturing

Funding Opportunity: £60m for Low Carbon Propulsion Technologies

Innovate UK along with the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and the Midlands based Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) is to invest up to £60m in collaborative research and development funding to support the development of low carbon, low emission automotive propulsion technologies.  Projects must demonstrate technologies that deliver significant reductions in vehicle CO2 or

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Introduction to OpenFOAM and High Performance Computing

The Loughborough University School of Civil and Building Engineering along with the International Building Performance Simulation Association – England will host an Introduction to OpenFOAM and High Performance Computing on June 8th at Loughborough University. The OpenFOAM® (Open Field Operation and Manipulation) CFD Toolbox is a free, open source CFD software package which has a large user base

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Manufacturing SME Funding Opportunity: NW Leicestershire District Council

An excellent opportunity has arisen for manufacturing SMEs in North West Leicestershire to up-skill and expand to take advantage of High Performance Computing. North West Leicestershire District Council have launched a new £500,000 grant funding programme to support businesses. Manufacturing and Creative are two HPC heavy industries eligible for the grants between £5,000 and £25,000 per

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Industry Breakfast – Funding and Innovation Opportunities with High Performance Computing

Scaling Up to Bursting Out HPC Midlands, the East Midlands Regional Centre of Excellence for High Performance Computing (HPC), is proud to welcome researchers and industry representatives to learn about the power of HPC in delivering competitive advantages, and how to connect those advantages with collaboration, funding and innovation opportunities within Advanced Engineering and Manufacturing,

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EPSRC opens ARCHER Leadership Project call

The EPSRC has opened up a pilot call for Leadership Projects on the UK’s national HPC facility, ARCHER. The call is open to academic and non-academic research groups with individual projects requiring significant compute resource and fitting the remits of the ARCHER partner councils (i.e. EPSRC and NERC). Use of ARCHER requires applicants to demonstrate substantial

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