Using advanced engineering in such operations can have positive impacts on:
Since its launch, this initiative has received widespread support from industry, and considerable interest from the research councils and Innovate UK. Other universities conducting basic research in this area, but without the necessary resources to support it, have also expressed an interest.
The new facility could have national and international impact, and will provide a major boost to the UK's contribution to global food security.
|Total project funding||£2,930,000|
|Project contact||Professor Simon Blackmore|
Page last updated 13 October 2016