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Cardiff Innovation Campus – Construction Update

Posted on 7 March 2019 by Laura Kendrick

Piling is complete on the Cardiff Innovation Campus site on Maindy Road and a tower crane is now on site, signalling the start of construction of the concrete frame. During January Bouygues UK were joined by a Go Wales placement student. Abdi worked hands-on with the teams and had the opportunity to experience what it’s
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Partnerships, People

How a KTP changed my life

Posted on 27 February 2019 by Laura Kendrick

Dr Maria Rubiano-Saavedra has been working on a successful Knowledge Transfer Partnership project between Cardiff University’s School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences and market leader GAMA Healthcare. GAMA Healthcare specialises in developing and manufacturing antimicrobial products. The world leader developed the first universal disinfectant wipe available in the UK under the Clinell brand. Maria came
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Partnerships, People

Cardiff and Hokkaido – a special friendship

Posted on 20 February 2019 by Duncan Wass

Catalysis speeds up chemical reactions. Without it, the modern world would be very different – everything from fuels to materials to pharmaceutical products rely on catalysis in their manufacture. Like closed shells of electrons, we scientists sometimes stay in our fields, sticking to what we know, not interacting with others. Our ‘catalytic moments’ are human
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Partnerships, People

Innovative research into lean, green energy to reduce fuel poverty and improve air quality

Posted on 13 February 2019 by Sali Button

FLEXIS (Flexible Integrated Energy Systems) aims to de-risk decarbonisation by enabling low carbon transport, integrating renewables into the grid and developing reliable means of carbon capture and storage. Its unique approach models energy flows and uses social science expertise to understand public perception of new energy technologies. An academic-industrial-local government partnership FLEXIS is a consortium
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