News (from Edinburgh Research and Innovation)


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.

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.

Start-up company signs deal with Edinburgh to collaborate on research

24 September 2016

The University of Edinburgh has signed a memorandum of understanding with start-up Ecometrica as part of long term research partnership.

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.

University AIMday helping construction industry in building the future

15 June 2016

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

University hosts first AIMday to tackle risk & resilience challenges

20 October 2015

This latest AIMday® brings academics and companies together to tackle the risk and resilience challenges facing companies in today’s global marketplace.

University AIMday seeks to unravel sensor & signal processing challenges

11 June 2015

Edinburgh Research and Innovation, the commercialisation arm of the University of Edinburgh, has announced a new AIMday® for companies looking to find an innovative solution to challenges around sensors & signal processing.

Life science businesses to capitalise on Edinburgh's expertise

16 April 2015

Edinburgh Research and Innovation has announced a new AIMday, the first to look at the topic of Life Sciences with registration now open for companies looking to find innovative solutions using Edinburgh's world-class academic expertise.


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