Tag: Scholarship

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: 14th January 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… 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: 25th February 2018 Applications are sought for a 36 month funded Knowledge Economy Skills PhD Scholarship (KESS 2) working on an excting project investigating metal recovery and CO2 sequestration with steel production waste materials…. Read more »

Exploring the use of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles in gathering data on the fine scale movements of fish (MRes Scholarship)

Applications for this scholarship are now closed. Exploring the use of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles in gathering data on the fine scale movements of fish (MRes Scholarship) College of Physical and Applied Sciences, Bangor University Project ID: BUK2129 Annual Stipend: £11,358 Application Deadline: 1st December 2017 Automated Underwater Vehicles (AUV’s) are now being routinely used to collect… Read more »

Modelling Arctic charr population dynamics to assess the outcome of management interventions (MRes Scholarship)

Applications for this scholarship are now closed. Modelling Arctic charr population dynamics to assess the outcome of management interventions Bangor University, Molecular Ecology and Fisheries Genetics Laboratory Project ID: BUK2150 Annual Stipend: £11,541 Application Deadline: 4th December 2017 Project Description: The studentship is an exciting opportunity to apply existing scientific knowledge to management practices, including interacting… Read more »

Rapid diagnostic approaches for thoracic disease based on pleural effusions (PhD Scholarship)

Rapid diagnostic approaches for thoracic disease based on pleural effusions Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30008 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 14th December 2017 A pleural effusion is a build-up of extra fluid in the pleural space between the lungs and the chest wall.   Pleural effusions can arise from leakage from other organs: usually from congestive heart… Read more »

Optimising microbial production of lactic acid from municipal solid waste (MSW); Insights into genome stability for industrial biotechnology (IB) (PhD Scholarship)

Optimising microbial production of lactic acid from municipal solid waste (MSW); Insights into genome stability for industrial biotechnology (IB) Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU20011 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 14th January 2018 With growing population and increased demands on resources including oil, there is a need to develop economically and environmentally sustainable processes for… Read more »

Seed yield for the emerging market of forage grass seed production in Wales (PhD Scholarship)

Seed yield for the emerging market of forage grass seed production in Wales Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30007 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 28th July 2018 This KESS 2 studentship provides an ideal entry into advanced plant breeding, genetics and agronomic research. Working with academics, the appointed student will gain invaluable training in modern… Read more »

Understanding our oceans: How and where do fish swim?

Saithe & Pollack Fish

Bangor University’s Schools of Ocean Sciences, Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, working in collaboration with company partner Tidal Lagoon Power, are looking for a computer science student to help them build an autonomous vehicle that will answer questions that have bugged ecologists and fisheries scientists for years – how and where do fish swim? The new project… 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 »