Tag: Cardiff University

Understanding Welsh mining legacy impacts for predicting the environmental impacts of future global mining (PhD Scholarship)

Understanding Welsh mining legacy impacts for predicting the environmental impacts of future global mining School of Engineering, Cardiff University Project ID: CUK261 Annual Stipend: Doctoral stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum Application Deadline: 30 June 2018 Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships 2 (KESS2) is a pan-Wales higher-level skills initiative led by Bangor University on behalf… Read more »

Investigating Advanced Measurements and Modelling of Semiconductor Devices (PhD Scholarship)

Investigating Advanced Measurements and Modelling of Semiconductor Devices School of Engineering, Cardiff University Project ID: CUK231 Annual Stipend: Doctoral stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum Application Deadline: 30 April 2018 The project will include research in novel application space around a recently launched product, the RAPID load-pull system developed by Mesuro. Mesuro is a… Read more »

Diagnosing and mitigating the adverse effects of extreme winter climate on salmonid spawning (PhD Scholarship)

Diagnosing and mitigating the adverse effects of extreme winter climate on salmonid spawning School of Biosciences, Cardiff University Project ID: CUK230 Annual Stipend: Doctoral stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum Application Deadline: 30 April 2018 Previous work in Wales and elsewhere has identified the sensitivity of rivers to climate change. Amongst all freshwater organisms,… Read more »

The creation of a low alcohol fermented honey drink using yeast isolated from the bees (MPhil Scholarship)

The creation of a low alcohol fermented honey drink using yeast isolated from the bees School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cardiff University Project ID: CUK257 Annual Stipend: Stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum Application Deadline: 31 May 2018 In collaboration with the Bang on Brewery in Bridgend, we have developed a fermented alcoholic beverage… Read more »

Improving usability and acceptability of mobile health applications for congestive heart failure patients (PhD Scholarship)

Improving usability and acceptability of mobile health applications for congestive heart failure patients School of Mathematics, Cardiff University Project ID: CUK236 Annual Stipend: Doctoral stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum Application Deadline: 20 April 2018 Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) is a major chronic condition characterised by the inability of the heart to pump sufficient… Read more »

Development of novel sorptive extraction materials (PhD Scholarship)

Development of novel sorptive extraction materials School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cardiff University Project ID: CUK221 Annual Stipend: Doctoral stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum Application Deadline: 31 May 2018 Markes International is a pioneer of analytical thermal desorption instrumentation and associated sampling equipment. The company’s products are widely used for analysis of… Read more »

EU funded research projects showcased at KESS 2 Awards event

KESS 2 Awards 2017

On Thursday 27th July at the National Botanic Garden of Wales, ESF funded project KESS 2 presented awards to three competition winners during an engaging evening of live Presentations and an exhibition of Research Images, titled ‘Making Waves’. The event, attended by students, companies and academics, showcased just some of the ongoing EU funded research… Read more »