How much could businesses grow if we could harness innovation to improve their current products; to improve reliability and reduce rejection rates; to improve the manufacturing speed or reduce manufacturing costs; to expand markets by proving performance in new specifications?
Innovation Lead for Advanced Materials.
Lien is responsible for helping businesses exploit completely novel substances, such as two-dimensional materials and nanomaterials, as well existing materials, such as high-performing composites and light metal alloys. She also work closely with the Emerging and Enabling Technologies team and with Research Councils UK.
Actually, it’s simpler- and less technical- than that. The Advanced Materials team at Innovate UK spends its time looking at the intersection of materials, functionality and process.
The Advanced Materials programme at Innovate UK sits within the Enabling Technologies team and contributes to many sectors, from aerospace to chemicals production to electronics - it underpins nearly 1/3 of all UK manufacturing, and the market for value-add materials …
You have 2.5 minutes - Go! We held our annual Technology-inspired Collaboration Nation in London, on 14th October. 71 small and micro UK businesses that won the Technology Inspired Feasibility Studies competition this year had: 2.5 minutes one Powerpoint slide …
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