News (from Edinburgh Research and Innovation)

Edinburgh Innovations Licence Novel Fluorescent Dyes to Cambridge Research Biochemicals

31 August 2017
Edinburgh Innovations Licence Novel Fluorescent Dyes to Cambridge Research Biochemicals

Edinburgh Innovations, today signed a licence agreement with Cambridge Research Biochemicals® (CRB).

Inspire Launch Grow Awards Winners Announced

6 June 2017
Inspire Launch Grow Awards Winners Announced

The Inspire Launch Grow event showcases the exceptional entrepreneurial talent from students and academic staff at the University of Edinburgh. 

Industry meets academia to explore innovative technology in Energy

28 April 2017

AIMday® Energy designed to bring organisations, who have a challenge relating to the energy theme, together with multi-disciplinary researchers in order to find possible solutions.

University experts aid industry forest protection project

13 January 2017

University of Edinburgh researchers are to provide expertise in a prominent international project to protect the world’s tropical forests using satellite data.

Low carbon research project wins Volvo Climate Challenge funding

13 January 2017

A University industry partnership with Costain Group has been awarded more than £250,000 to identify and reduce carbon in the construction industry supply chain.

University start-up wins Facebook Innovation Challenge in Africa award

7 November 2016

University of Edinburgh start-up wins $210K ‘social impact’ award for bridging the computer science education divide between rich and poor in Africa.

New licence agreement set to enhance our understanding of disease

24 October 2016

The University has signed a licence agreement with life sciences giant Merck for pioneering fluorescent probe technology that helps understand how disease progresses.

ERI extends industry alliance with licence deal for University software

24 October 2016

ERI has concluded a licence deal with sustainability software and data company Ecometrica for software developed at the University of Edinburgh.

Top-level appointment at ERI to lead push for more industry engagement

18 October 2016

New chief executive officer joins Edinburgh Research & Innovation (ERI) to spearhead commercialisation and industry engagement activity at the University of Edinburgh.

Tenth University of Edinburgh AIMday tackles infectious disease

30 August 2016

AIMday® Infection brings University of Edinburgh academics and industry together to find innovative solutions to meet the urgent global challenges of microbial infection.

AIMday Sensor Signal Processing & Imaging, September 2016

5 August 2016

This latest University of Edinburgh AIMday® brings academics and companies together to find innovative solutions to tackle the global demands facing industry.

New software detects hazardous chemicals in complex mixtures

2 August 2016

Powerful analytical software that can detect complex chemical mixtures in real-time using hand-held spectroscopy devices available for industrial development.


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