Awarded to businesses for bringing new physics-based products, processes or services to market, which have had a transformative effect resulting in increased turnover, profitability and jobs.
For the development of Joint Impedance and Facies Inversion (Ji-Fi) – a tool that accurately describes petroleum reservoirs and enables more efficient extraction.
|Jaguar Land Rover|
For improvements to the modelling of the impact of sand and water on vehicles enabling earlier identification of design improvements.
For the development of intelligent radiation-detection networks that can provide early warning of radioactive materials – improving the ability of security services to counter the threat of nuclear terrorism.
|The Technology Partnership|
For the development of the SonicSense acoustic gas sensor, which monitors the output of the therapeutic oxygen concentrators used in the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
|Ultra Electronics, Nuclear Control Systems|
For the establishment of a facility to design, manufacture and test neutron-flux detectors, which are critical sensors used to monitor reactor cores in nuclear power stations.