Tag: PhD

Provably Secure Cloud Storage Technologies for Big User Data (PhD Scholarship)

Provably Secure Cloud Storage Technologies for Big User Data Cardiff Metropolitan University Project ID: CMU-UNX Annual Stipend: £14,300 p.a. Application Deadline: 9th March 2018 Project Team: Dr. Chaminda Hewage (Academic Lead Supervisor) Dr. Ambikesh Jayal (Academic Supervisor) Mr. Ian Drury (Lead Company Supervisor) Mr. Allan Hagan (Company Supervisor) Project Outline: This project will investigate different technologies for secure… Read more »

Hen Blant Bach nominated for International Film & Television Award

Hen Blant Bach

Original article posted by Bangor University: https://www.bangor.ac.uk/news/latest/hen-blant-bach-nominated-for-international-film-television-award-35876 A programme, of which Bangor University was an integral part, has received international praise by reaching the 2018 New York Festivals International Film and Television Awards final. Hen Blant Bach, a production by Darlun production company is nominated in the Community Portraits category. The series was a new factual format… Read more »

Five ingenious ways snakes manipulate their bodies to hunt and survive

This article by Tom Major, KESS 2 PhD candidate in Biological Sciences at Bangor University, was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. Do a quick search for “snakes” in the news and you’ll find people terrified, bitten or, sadly, killed by these creatures. Many of us fear their slithering ways and researchers have found evidence which… Read more »

Using Distributed Ledger Technologies to Guarantee the Integrity of the Company Register (PhD Scholarship)

Using Distributed Ledger Technologies to Guarantee the Integrity of the Company Register Cardiff Metropolitan University Project ID: CMU-CH Annual Stipend: £14,300 p.a. Application Deadline: 28th February 2018 Project Team: Dr Imtiaz A. Khan (Academic Lead Supervisor) Dr Chaminda Hewage (Academic Supervisor) Ben Lidgey (Lead Company Supervisor) Project Outline:             This proposed KESS2 doctoral research project will investigate the use… Read more »

Engaging Workers to adopt positive Health and Safety Behaviours (PhD Scholarship)

Engaging Workers to adopt positive Health and Safety Behaviours Cardiff Metropolitan University and Bridgend Ford Engine Plant Project ID: CMK205 Annual Stipend: £14,198 p.a. Application Deadline: 28th February 2018 Director of Studies: Dr Peter Sykes (Academic Lead Supervisor) Project Team: Dr Caroline Limbert (Academic Supervisor) Simon Matthews (Lead Company Supervisor) Stuart Scott (Academic Adviser) Project Outline: Employers… Read more »

Hydrogen Amplification from Coke Oven Gas (COG) (PhD Scholarship)

Hydrogen Amplification from Coke Oven Gas (COG) University of South Wales Project ID: USW MAXI 20427 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 25th February 2018   This exciting PhD project is funded by the Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarship (KESS) programme and will be based in internationally renowned Sustainable Environment Research Centre (SERC) within the Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science at… Read more »

Isolation & Purification of bioactive peptides from protease treated bovine milk protein (whey protein and β-casein) to develop biotechnologies and process technologies for scaled up production of peptide-containing products with health benefits (PhD Scholarship)

Isolation & Purification of bioactive peptides from protease treated bovine milk protein (whey protein and β-casein) to develop biotechnologies and process technologies for scaled up production of peptide-containing products with health benefits. Annual Stipend: £14,198 Application Deadline: 28th February 2018 Project Team: Dr Ian Ashton (Academic Lead Supervisor) Dr Ara Kanekanian (Academic Supervisor) Dr Anita Setarehnejad… Read more »

Isolation and Purification of glycomacropeptide (GMP) from whey on industrial scale for its use as a bioactive compound to improve human health (PhD Scholarship)

Isolation and Purification of glycomacropeptide (GMP) from whey on industrial scale for its use as a bioactive compound to improve human health. Annual Stipend: £14,198 Application Deadline: 28th February 2018   Project Team: Dr Ian Ashton (Academic Lead Supervisor) Dr Anita Setarehnejad (Academic Supervisor) Dr Ara Kanekanian (Academic Supervisor) Dr Phil Evans (Lead Company Supervisor)… Read more »

Metabolomic and proteomic approaches to identify target biomarkers as analytes for the development of improved diagnostic tests for Bovine TB (PhD Scholarship)

Metabolomic and proteomic approaches to identify target biomarkers as analytes for the development of improved diagnostic tests for Bovine TB Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30015 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 23rd February 2018 Bovine tuberculosis is caused by the infection of Mycobacterium bovis in cattle. The Welsh Government is committed to a “long-term goal… Read more »