STFC joint funds research through programmes operated by other funding bodies e.g.
Knowledge Transfer Partnerships, which encourage technology transfer partnerships between universities and industry. They place associates (graduate and postdoctoral) in a company to work on a project that is a key part of the company's business development strategy. KTPs are sponsored by a variety of organisations and Research Councils and are managed by Innovate UK.
Science and Technology Facilities Council Switchboard: 01793 442000