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TFI Network+ Small Project Funding: Resource Efficiency, Recovery and Circular Economy

Transforming Foundation Industries Network+ is pleased to announce it’s second call for small project applications. This call is open to projects on the theme ‘resource efficiency, recovery and circular economy’ within the Foundation Industries.

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Published: July 23rd, 2021
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Transforming Foundation Industries Network+ awards funding to six research projects exploring energy efficient manufacturing

Following a competitive funding call, the UKRI-ISCF Transforming Foundation Industries Network+ has awarded over £270k in funding to six collaborative projects supporting energy efficiency manufacturing across the foundation industry sectors.

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Published: July 19th, 2021
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Professor Ian Reaney, TFI Network+ director, awarded IEEE UFFC Ferroelectrics Robert E. Newnham Achievement Award

The Ferroelectrics Robert E. Newnham Achievement Award recognizes investigators that contributed significantly to the understanding of the structure-property relationships in dielectric, piezoelectric and ferroic materials.

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Published: June 16th, 2021
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UKRI-ISCF Transforming Foundation Industries Network+ uncovers challenges and opportunities in adapting roadmaps for the Foundation Industries

A recent virtual workshop brought together the Foundation Industries to analyse over 50 pre-existing sector roadmaps, identifying the need to update and expand recommendations to address current challenges and opportunities as we move towards net-zero 2050.

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Published: June 10th, 2021
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TFI Network+ Small Project Funding Call Now Open: Energy Efficient Manufacturing

TFI Network+ invites proposals for short term projects in the area of Energy Efficient Manufacturing within the Foundation Industries. Proposals will be accepted in areas such as new low energy manufacturing processes, energy recovery systems and improved thermal management

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Published: April 29th, 2021
Posted in Funding Opportunities, News, TFI Network+ News


Celebrating International Women’s Day 2021

TFI Network+ celebrated International Women’s Day 2021 by highlighting the work of inspiring women within the Network and foundation industries. Catch up in our campaign, read about our inspiring women and find networks within your sector.

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Published: March 12th, 2021
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New Network+ to help improve the sustainability of UK’s foundation industries

Read our original press release announcing the launch of the TFI Network+ and find out more about the Network.

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Published: March 5th, 2021
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TFI Network+ Official Launch Event 

TFI Network+ officially launched on Monday 15th February 2020 with a virtual launch event. The event included introduction from Professor Ian Reaney, director of the Network, and insightful presentations by guest speakers from across the Foundation Industries sector and funding bodies.  The Network will bring together stakeholders from industry and academia to address challenges and […]

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Published: February 23rd, 2021
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