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Case Studies

STFC strives to  maximise the impact of our science and technology for the benefit of the UK and its people.
 
This is a vitally important at any time, but especially so now, given the challenges the UK faces to  maintain  the economy and the important role that science must play in this task.  
 

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Designing novel antimicrobial peptides
14 May 2019
Designing novel antimicrobial peptides

Ingenza is working with the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) Hartree® Centre on molecular simulation techniques with the potential to reduce the time and costs associated with bringing new drug designs to market.

"Ask Oli" chatbot starts an AI revolution in children's healthcare
7 May 2019
"Ask Oli" chatbot starts an AI revolution in children's healthcare

A groundbreaking collaboration between the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) Hartree® Centre and Alder Hey Children’s Hospital is harnessing the power of intelligent computing to personalise healthcare and enhance the patient experience.

ESA BIC UK helps start-up keep chickens happy and healthy
7 May 2019
ESA BIC UK helps start-up keep chickens happy and healthy

Thrive Multi Visual provides smart insights to poultry farmers to improve their business operations.

GPU acceleration at scale with OpenPower platforms
30 April 2019
GPU acceleration at scale with OpenPower platforms

We are working to optimise Code_Saturne, an open-source software package developed by EDF for complex CFD simulations to run on next-generation architectures.

ESA BIC UK accelerates intelligent recruitment start-up
11 April 2019
ESA BIC UK accelerates intelligent recruitment start-up

Founded in 2014, MeVitae uses augmented intelligence (AI) to help companies shortlist top diverse talent in the hiring process.

ESA BIC UK supports startup to challenge growing fake news threat
8 April 2019
ESA BIC UK supports startup to challenge growing fake news threat

In a bid to counter increasingly Founder and CEO, Serelay Limited sophisticated methods of editing photographs and videos, Serelay analyses both the content and context of uploaded images to flag any alterations made to visual content.

SME creates sustainable cities thanks to ESA BIC UK funding and expertise
18 March 2019
SME creates sustainable cities thanks to ESA BIC UK funding and expertise

By applying machine learning and artificial intelligence to geospatial, satellite Earth observation and nonspatial data, Energeo can determine the energy performance of towns and cities down to the level of individual properties.

STFC's support for start-ups accelerates business growth
8 March 2019
STFC's support for start-ups accelerates business growth

Oxford nanoSystems (OnS) develop novel surface coating technologies that improve heat transfer in components. 

ESA BIC UK enables access to expertise for new tech development
12 February 2019
ESA BIC UK enables access to expertise for new tech development

Entocycle produces a cost-effective and environmentally friendly protein source for animal feed, made entirely from insects.

Utilising 3D printing for rapid prototyping of healthcare technologies
6 December 2018
Utilising 3D printing for rapid prototyping of healthcare technologies

From health and wellness to diabetes and wound care, Nanoflex’s highly sensitive and accurate sensors enable the production of powerful healthcare technologies that help improve lives.

Last updated: 01 August 2019

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