extreme environments

Event: Electronics, sensors and photonics for robotics in extreme environments

Location: Cardiff City Football Club, Leckwith Road, Cardiff, UK

Date: 26/03/19 09:30 to 26/03/19 16:00

Electronics, sensors and photonics for robotics in extreme environments

Description

Innovate UK, part of UK Research and Innovation, is investing up to £2 million to develop electronics, sensors and photonics (ESP) devices, components and/or sub-systems for robotics and AI (RAI) operations. Solutions must be capable of surviving and operating in extreme and challenging environments. 

Register here

Competition opens: Monday 11 March 2019

Competition closes: Wednesday 8 May 2019 12:00pm

 

Out of a total budget of £2m, funding may be available for :

  • Feasibility studies. Total eligible costs £25,000 – £100,000.
  • Collaborative R&D. Total eligible costs £50,000 – £250,000.

Specific Themes are:

  • Optics and photonics based sensing
  • Compound semiconductor based electronics
  • Packaging
  • Modelling and simulation

See the full scope and how to apply.

Register for the events below (all are free):

ESP for Robotics in Extreme Environments – London (19th March) – this event is also available as a webcast

ESP for Robotics in Extreme Environments – Edinburgh (21st March)

ESP for Robotics in Extreme Environments – Cardiff (26th March)

 

Sensor specialists may also be interested in our 48th Intelligent Sensing Program – Sensing in Harsh Environment event on 28th March in Manchester