Research announcements


CZO Announcement of Opportunity: A UK China Collaboration

Closing date: 6 Mar

26 Jan 2015

Applicants submitting expressions of interest for this programme are advised to consider making provisional preparations to attend the workshop in Nanjing, China in April 2015, should their application be successful.

RAPID - US AMOC International Science Meeting 2015

23 Jan 2015

Abstract submission has now closed for the RAPID - US AMOC International Science Meeting 2015 'Towards a holistic picture of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation via observation modelling and synthesis'.

Increasing Resilience to Natural Hazards in Earthquake-prone & Volcanic Regions

23 Jan 2015

Three-year research grants funded through the Newton Fund will be available to support UK and Chinese natural and social scientists in substantial research collaborations which aim to increase the resilience of communities through reducing risks from multiple natural hazards in earthquake-prone regions in China. A call is expected to open by March 2015.

Belmont Forum funding decision

16 Jan 2015

The Belmont Forum has announced a final funding decision for the call on Food Security and Land Use Change - Type 2 (medium to long-term integrated projects).

Atmospheric Pollution & Human Health in a Developing Megacity Announcement of Opportunity: Research funding

Closing date: 6 Mar

6 Jan 2015

Expression of Interest applications are invited for the Atmospheric Pollution & Human Health in a Chinese Megacity programme, funded by NERC and MRC in the UK (with input from the Newton Fund) and NSFC in China.

Sustainable Gas Futures Announcement of Opportunity: Workshop

Closing date: 13 Jan

22 Dec 2014

NERC invites applications from UK scientists and industry representatives to attend a jointly organised workshop with FAPESP São Paulo Research Foundation in Brazil on 25-27 February 2015.

Workshop to identify NERC marine equipment requirements

Closing date: 12 Jan

1 Dec 2014

A workshop will be held on 15 January 2015 in London to engage the wider scientific community in developing plans for NERC marine equipment requirements over the next ten years.

Applying to use HPC services

1 Dec 2014

If you have been approved for funding and are intending to use ARCHER in 2015-16, please submit your new application or continuation form by 28 February 2015.

Understanding & Representing Atmospheric Convection across Scales - Announcement of Opportunity: Call for workshop participants

Closing date: 15 Dec

21 Nov 2014

Applications are invited to attend a one-day workshop, on 2 February 2015, to develop a programme of research.

Coordinators for Valuing Nature programme appointed

12 Nov 2014

NERC have appointed the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology to coordinate work on the Valuing Nature programme.