Biomimetics and Biomimicry in Engineering

Posts Tagged ‘Cosmesis’

Post-doc job opportunity announced

In Funding, Info, Jobs & Vacancies on 2010/05/24 at 12:53 pm

My research group has advertised a new position for the EPSRC/Healthcare partnership with Blatchford and PACE. I announced the funding grant a few weeks ago in this blog. This is the original post.

We are recruiting now and the job ad can be found here

Deadline for applications is 25th June. (Interviews held on 17th August 2010)

Join us!


Grant Awarded

In Funding on 2010/04/02 at 3:09 pm

EPSRC has granted us funding (approx £250k) for our “Customisation of Cosmetic Covers for Artificial Limbs” project. The project, submitted under the EPSRC-Healthcare Partnerships call, will start on 1st August 2010. The PI for the project is Prof J. Corney (DMEM, Univ of Strathclyde), Co-I is Dr K. Murray (National Centre for Prosthetics and Orthotics, Glasgow) and Researcher Co-I Dr. Carmen Torres-Sánchez. There will be a fourth member of the team (TBA). The industrial partners for the projects are PACE Rehabilitation and Blatchford Ltd.