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N8 Supercomputer tracks first dinosaur steps in over 90 million years

05 November 2013

Scientists at The University of Manchester have used Polaris, the N8 Research Partnership High Performance Computing (N8 HPC) facility, to simulate for the first time ever how one of the world's largest dinosaurs would have walked. N8 Supercomputer tracks first dinosaur steps in over 90 million years

Oxford Biotrans

Project Manager or Process Engineer with process scale-up experience

05 November 2013

Oxford Biotrans is a start-up company pioneering the commercialization of biocatalytic processes for the production of high value specialty chemicals. The company seeks to appoint a technical project manager/process engineer to lead the company’s process scale-up activities. Project Manager or Process Engineer with process scale-up experience

TSB

Towards zero prototyping

04 November 2013

The Technology Strategy Board and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) are to invest up to £5.5m in collaborative R&D that develops and extends the use of novel modelling and simulation techniques. Towards zero prototyping

Pictured from left to right: Mark Carver, Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies; Colin Reid, Director of

North academics and industrial biotech experts aim for innovation

04 November 2013

Experts from the N8 universities and business are working together to solve one of the greatest challenges facing modern society – how biological substances can be used sustainably to create materials and energy. North academics and industrial biotech experts aim for innovation