The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council • We are the main UK government agency for funding research and training in engineering and the physical sciences, • We invest over £500 million a year so the UK will be prepared for the next generation of technological change.
Strategic Objectives • Supporting world-class research in the engineering and physical sciences, addressing the challenges facing the UK economy and society. • Developing talented scientists and engineers. • Supporting the knowledge economy. • Public engagement with research. • Effective and efficient operations.
EPSRC Engineering Programmes • Engineering • Health of the discipline: Responsive Mode Programme Manager: Dr Alicia Greated • Infrastructure and Environment • Quality of life: Research Consortia Programme Manager: Dr Alison Wall • Innovative Manufacturing • Wealth Creation: Innovative Manufacturing Research Centres (IMRCs) Programme Manager: Dr Phil Burnell
Industry sector teams • Aerospace and defence • Bulk materials and products • Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology • Construction, Environment and Water • Electronics • Financial services • Food and drink • Healthcare • Power • Retail • Software, Media and Communications • Transport
How can you get involved? • Taking part in peer review • Collaborating on research and postgraduate training • Strategic partnerships