Case Studies

Prosiectau cyfredol KESS 2 mewn partneriaeth â Gofal Canser Tenovus

Tenovus Cancer Care

Mae’r ymchwil sy’n cael ei chefnogi drwy KESS 2 a Gofal Canser Tenovus wedi gwneud cymaint eisoes i helpu cleifion â chanser. Dyma brosiectau sy’n cael eu cefnogi ar hyn o bryd gan Ofal Canser Tenovus gyda KESS 2, i barhau i helpu pobl y mae canser yn effeithio arnynt.   2018 Amlinellu sut mae… Darllen mwy »

Troi nwyon gwastraff yn gynnyrch adnewyddadwy

Rhiannon Chalmers-Brown

Mae Rhiannon Chalmers-Brown wedi dychwelyd i astudio ar gyfer ei Doethuriaeth ym Mhrifysgol De Cymru, ar ôl cael BSc mewn Cemeg yn y coleg hwnnw. Cafodd ei hannog gan ei goruchwyliwr ymchwil, Richard Dinsdale, i wneud cais am yr ysgoloriaeth KESS 2, gan fod ganddi ddiddordeb brwd mewn ynni adnewyddadwy a’r sector amgylcheddol yn gyffredinol…. Darllen mwy »

Cefnogi pobl sydd â niwed i’r ymennydd yn gysylltiedig ag alcohol

Rob Heirene

Ar hyn o bryd, mae Rob Heirene yn gweithio tuag at Ddoethuriaeth KESS 2 sy’n cael ei hariannu gan Gronfa Gymdeithasol Ewrop, a hynny ym Mhrifysgol De Cymru. Mae’n gwneud gwaith ymchwil sy’n edrych ar sut y gellid gofalu am bobl sydd â niwed i’r ymennydd yn gysylltiedig ag alcohol mewn tai â chymorth. Mae… Darllen mwy »

Defnyddio Data Mawr i wella cynhyrchiant

Rebecca Peters

Mae Rebecca Peters yn fyfyriwr ymchwil yn Ysgol Cyfrifiadureg a Mathemateg Prifysgol De Cymru. Ar hyn o bryd mae’n gweithio ar ei Doethuriaeth dan raglen KESS 2 sy’n cael ei hariannu gan Gronfa Gymdeithasol Ewrop ym maes Dadansoddeg Data Mawr. A hithau’n gweithio yn Tata Steel ym Mhort Talbot, mae Rebecca yn defnyddio’i diddordeb brwd… Darllen mwy »

(English) Low carbon behaviour change improves the bottom line

RUMM

(English) Low carbon behaviour change is a fundamental aspect of a transition to a low carbon society, but is also key when a large company is looking into reducing its utility bills. RUMM (Remote Utility Monitoring and Management) is a University of South Wales spin-out company helping companies consuming more than £100,000 of electricity, gas or water per year to reduce their energy bills…

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(English) Enhancing technology to improve patient care

Huntleigh Healthcare

Ymddiheurwn, nid ar gael yn y Gymraeg. Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) is the less well-known branch of cardiovascular disease which relates to the narrowing or obstruction of the arteries in the legs. Previous research has shown that individuals with PAD have a three-to-six-fold increased risk of cardiovascular death compared to those who don’t have it. The main… Darllen mwy »

Ffyrdd newydd o drin ffenomenon Raynaud (Cyflwyniad)

(English) Presentation by Danny Clegg, University of South Wales. The goal of the project is to provide tested and trialled gloves to people with Raynaud’s disease; with the intention of reducing severity of symptoms. Potential sites in the gloves for further intervention (such as heated elements) are being investigated based on anatomical sites of vascular insufficiency; as described by the use of infrared image analysis following symptom provocation.

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Tracio ymgysylltiad ymwelwyr ar sawl dimensiwn: astudiaeth achos arloesol gyda Gardd Fotaneg Genedlaethol Cymru

(English) The Student Perspective by Gwendoline Wilson, Swansea University. My KESS project is looking at visitor behaviour in the National Botanical Gardens using animal tracking devices on humans. These devices not only track people’s movements throughout the garden but also where they are looking. This allows me to map out the parts of the garden that receive the highest volumes of traffic and those areas where there is less interest.

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Diffinio sut mae defnyddio systemau model cohort newydd cyn-glinigol

(English) The Student Perspective by Huw Morgan, Cardiff University. The project that I am working on is in partnership with Tenovus. I am looking at the utility of a novel pre-clinical cohort model system, which is in relation to breast cancer. The discovery and development of new drugs at any given time point is termed the drug pipeline and it can be broken down into four broad categories: i) discovery, ii) pre-clinical trials, iii) clinical trials and iv) marketing.

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Deall rôl gwrth/pro tiwmorigenig INF-Y mewn canser y coluddyn

Safbwynt Myfyriwr gan Chris Towers, Prifysgol Caerdydd. Mae fy mhrosiect KESS yn ystyried rôl molecwl o’r enw gama interfferon yn y system imiwnedd, ac rwy’n ceisio gweld p’un ai a yw’n cael effaith gadarnhaol ynteu effaith negyddol ar ganser colorectal. Mae fy mhrosiect yn bwysig gan mai canser colorectal yw’r ail ganser mwyaf difrifol o ran marwolaethau ac o ganlyniad mae’n hynod o bwysig dod o hyd i ffordd o leddfu’r dioddefaint a achosir gan yr afiechyd hwn.

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