Category Archives: Funding Opportunities

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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Funding Opportunity: Finding value in complex biological data

Innovate UK and BBSRC are to invest up to £2.5 million to stimulate innovative, integrated approaches to biological systems. The aim of this competition is to build a commercial ecosystem to exploit the commercial opportunities of ‘omics (e.g. genomics, proteomics etc.), systems biology and complex biological data streams. These could become key technologies for growth

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HPC Europa: Access to Europe’s largest supercomputers

Access to Europes largest supercomputers: Are you a scientist of postgraduate level or above, working in the EU or an Associated State? Do you require large scale computing power to improve your research? Would you like to visit a similar research group in Italy, Spain, the UK, Germany, France, the Netherlands or Finland? Then the

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