Monthly Archives: February 2010

Publication Update 10th February 2010

Recent Polymer Centre Member Publications: Development of a Three Dimensional Multiscale Computational Model of the Human Epidermis. Adra, S.; Sun, T.; MacNeil, S.; Holcombe, M.; Smallwood, R., PLOS ONE 2010 5 (1): Art. No. E8511. Link Scaling Effects in Notched Composites. Wisnom, M. R.; Hallett, S. R.; Soutis, C., Journal Of Composite Materials 2010 44 […]

Posted on Wednesday, February 10th, 2010 in Publications.

Vacancies: plasma CVD scientists

Requaero, a recruitment agency located in Surrey, seeks Applied Research Scientists to develop plasma chemical vapour deposition (CVD) processes. Their client is a market-leading manfacturer of liquid repellent nano-coating technology and is based in Oxfordshire. Interested candidates should download the PDF below for contact details and more information. Recruitment will continue until all vacancies are […]

Posted on Tuesday, February 9th, 2010 in Vacancies in polymer science and industry.

Researchers to improve UK’s rail system

Experts at the University of Sheffield are set to join forces with Network Rail in a bid to improve rail infrastructure and engineering, after being picked as one of the research institutes for the Rail Innovation and Technology Centre (RITC). The research, which will be conducted in the Faculty of Engineering, will see academics work […]

Posted on Saturday, February 6th, 2010 in News.

EPSRC supports industry-focussed PhD studentships

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council has opened their competition for Industrial CASE PhD studentships to commence in 2010/11. Industrial CASE provides funding for PhD studentships where businesses take the lead in arranging projects with an academic partner of their choice. Funding for around 40 3.5-year PhD studentships is available. EPSRC aims to award […]

Posted on Friday, February 5th, 2010 in Funding calls, News.