Science Minister announces seven new research programmes

engineering careers  Science Minister announces seven new research programmes

Universities and Science Minister, Jo Johnson, has announced seven new research projects aimed at addressing engineering challenges, in areas such as clean water supplies, robotics and autonomous systems and new meta-materials and advanced materials.

The research projects have received £21m in funding from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), as well as £11m from industry, and are set to start in December.