Author: John Lincoln

EPSRC strategic advisory team vacancies

EPSRC is seeking applications from respected industrialists, academics, users of research and individuals  to join EPSRC’s Strategic Advisory Bodies. Strategic Advisory Teams of up to 16 members, provide Heads of Theme at EPSRC with strategic advice to help develop their theme, meeting at least 2x a year. The deadline for application 1 August 2018. https://epsrc.ukri.org/about/governance/recruitment/membershipsab/ There are vacancies…

Next PLG Meeting

The next PLG meeting scheduled for 24 May to be held jointly with the Sensor Industry Leadership Committee has been moved to later, as yet to be confirmed date, due to lack of availability of a suitable venue.  Members will be notified of the revised data as soon as a venue has been confirmed.

London Institute for Advanced Light Technologies to launch 9 May

The London Institute for Advanced Light Technologies, a multidisciplinary research network bringing together scientists and industries in London working on emerging photonic technologies, will launch at King’s College London on the 9th May 2018 with a combination of public exhibition and key note talks:- 1300-1600  King’s Anatomy Museum: Light Experiments and Light Art – This…

Photonics Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summer School

St Andrews will host the biennial  Summer School in Photonics Innovation and Entrepreneurship from 16-22 June 2018.  Organised by EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Applied Photonics in collaboration with the Scottish Universities Summer Schools in Physics. The summer school is open to industrial and academic early-career researchers and PhD students working in photonics and…

PLG welcomes Innovate call to identify key challenges faced by industry for ISCF wave 3

In the first call from UKRI , the new body combining the Research Councils and Innovate_UK expressions of interest have been invited on the main challenges faced by industry where intervention will make a significant impact on the grand challenges identified in the 2017 industry strategy. The PLG welcomes this open call from UKRI which…