Tag: PhD

Adaptive Real-Time Intelligent Systems for Self-management of Chronic Lung Diseases (PhD Scholarship)

Adaptive Real-Time Intelligent Systems for Self-management of Chronic Lung Diseases Aberystwyth University, Computer Science Project ID: AU30025 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 22nd June 2018 Low cost wearable sensing technologies have shown increasing potentials for monitoring patients with chronic conditions at home. However, lack of support with reliable personalised analytics and predictive intelligence may hamper… Read more »

Determination of the most appropriate cell sources and harvest methods for in vitro culturing of pig meat (PhD Scholarship)

Determination of the most appropriate cell sources and harvest methods for in vitro culturing of pig meat Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30027 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 28th June 2018 In vitro cultured meat has the potential to provide an opportunity for UK agriculture to improve meat production and so, is a key technology… Read more »

Upgrading and implementing mathematical models to increase nitrogen use efficiency of lactating dairy cows (PhD Scholarship)

Upgrading and implementing mathematical models to increase nitrogen use efficiency of lactating dairy cows Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30024 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 5th August 2018 Increased efficiency of N use in dairy production is proposed as a key action to reduce environmental N contamination, and mathematical models provide a powerful tool to… Read more »

The automated detection of potential bullying, grooming and indoctrination of youngsters in online educational settings (PhD Scholarship)

The automated detection of potential bullying, grooming and indoctrination of youngsters in online educational settings University of South Wales Project ID: 21083 Annual Stipend: circa £14 k p.a. Application Deadline: 17 June 2018 PhD wedi’i gyllido yw hwn, sy’n cynnwys cyflog hael a ffioedd dysgu, gydag amgylchiadau sydd â digon o adnoddau ar gyfer ysgoloriaeth lwyddiannus. This… Read more »

Developing point of care biomarker and molecular diagnostic assays for bacterial pathogens based on Magneto-optics (PhD Scholarship)

KESS 2 PhD in Medicine: Developing point of care biomarker and molecular diagnostic assays for bacterial pathogens based on Magneto-optics School of Medicine, Cardiff University Project ID: CUK265 Annual Stipend: Stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum Application Deadline: 31 May 2018 Project Description: Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships 2 (KESS2) is a pan-Wales higher-level skills… Read more »

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 »

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: 5 June  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: 30 June 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 »

Metal recovery and CO2 sequestration with steel production waste materials (PhD Scholarship)

Metal recovery and CO2 sequestration with steel production waste materials Aberystwyth University, DGES Project ID: AU30017 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 1st July 2018 Applications are sought for a 36 month funded Knowledge Economy Skills PhD Scholarship (KESS 2) working on an exciting project investigating metal recovery and CO2 sequestration with steel production waste materials…. Read more »

Valorisation of Industrial Hemp Waste Material Through the Recovery of Secondary Compounds with Therapeutic Properties (PhD Scholarship)

Valorisation of Industrial Hemp Waste Material Through the Recovery of Secondary Compounds with Therapeutic Properties Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30026 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 30th July 2018 This project builds on an existing collaboration between the academic and industrial partners that aims to valorise industrial hemp by developing a process of recovery of secondary… Read more »