The UK’s aerospace industry is expected to continue to flourish thanks to increasing global demand for high-quality UK manufactured aerospace products, according to a new report from Santander and EEF.
The APC Spoke community has launched the world’s first network of virtual testing facilities, allowing the automotive industry to significantly reduce the R&D process of low-carbon propulsion technologies.
Scientists at BAE Systems and City, University of London have revealed how research work on how falcons fly is inspiring new technologies for future aircraft that could contribute to their safety in the air, aerodynamics and fuel efficiency.
When big meets small, slow meets fast and old meets young there are bound to be culture clashes. Nevertheless, ‘David and Goliath’ collaborations can and do bring many benefits to both parties. Dr Frank Tietze from the University of Cambridge’s Institute for Manufacturing explores strategies that enable established companies and start-ups avoid the pitfalls and reap the rewards of cooperation.
Increased investment in research and development (R&D) by business is crucial if university research is to be transformed into successful commercial products, according to the latest Science and Technology Committee report.