Monthly Archives: March 2010

FP7 Info Sessions Planned for April

Nanofactory and Enterprise Europe Network – Yorkshire announce two information sessions to help regional companies and academic groups access financial support for research and development work through the European Commission’s Seventh Framework Programme. The sessions, to be held at the Advanced Manufacturing Park in Rotherham on the afternoon of April 27, and at Novotel Leeds […]

Posted on Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 in Courses and Training, Event, Funding calls, News.

Polymer Centre at Sheffield’s KTA Launch

The University of Sheffield launches its EPSRC-funded £5.7M Knowledge Transfer Account (KTA) on March 26th. More than 150 delegates from business, government, public sector and academia are expected and the Polymer Centre is proud to exhibit, to describe its contribution to knowledge transfer between academia and the polymer industry. The KTA is designed to ensure […]

Posted on Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010 in Event, News, Polymer conferences.

Bio Based Materials in Sport

InCrops Enterprise Hub in conjunction with Centre for Sports and Exercise at the University of Essex are holding a half day event for businesses focused on Bio Based Materials in Sport on the afternoon of April 20 at the University of Essex in Colchester. This event will inform businesses and industries associated with sports and […]

Posted on Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010 in Event, Polymer seminars.

Publication Update 12th March 2010

Recent Polymer Centre Member Publications: How Wide Do You Want the Jar?: The Effect on Diameter for Ease of Opening for Wide-mouth Closures. Yoxall, A.; Langley, J.; Janson, R.; Lewis, R.; Wearn, J.; Hayes, S. A.; Bix, L., Packaging Technology And Science 2010 23 (1). Link Controlled propulsion in viscous fluids of magnetically actuated colloidal […]

Posted on Friday, March 12th, 2010 in News.

University supports local businesses with graduate scheme

The University of Sheffield, along with other universities in the Yorkshire and Humber region, is launching a new round of internships this week (Thursday 11 March 2010) which are set to help local businesses and graduates during the economic downturn. This scheme will offer financial support to organisations that could benefit from employing a recent […]

Posted on Friday, March 12th, 2010 in Courses and Training, Funding calls, News.