Please see these pages for more details about Connected Everything’s most recent funding call for feasibility studies. Please note that we this call is now closed.

Details of the studies awarded in the third round of Connected Everything II are:

University of Lancaster – Developing the future of adaptive materials based on HD-reprogammable matter

University of Liverpool – Solar Skin: Additive manufacturing of customised, fully integrated, photovoltaic products

University of Plymouth – Participatory Housing Manufacturing

University of Wales, Trinity St David – A Flexible & Low-Cost AR/AI Solution for Critical to Quality Feature & Defect Identification for SMEs

Details of the studies awarded in the second round of Connected Everything II are:

University of Birmingham – Novel Digital Twins for Compliance Debts in Smart Manufacturing

Nottingham Trent University – Studying mental stress factors in occupational safety in the context of smart factory and COVID-19 (final project summary)

Details of the studies awarded in the first round of Connected Everything II are below:

University of Liverpool – Manufacturing of 3D-printed morphing origami solar sails for the next generation of CubeSats (final project summary)

University of Cambridge – AgentChat: Feasibility Of Large-scale Multi-agent Based Coordination For Freight Co-loading (final project summary)

University of the West of England – Embedded Intelligent Empathy in Design

Connected Everything I managed two funding calls for feasibility studies and supported 11 projects.

Round 1 feasibility studies:

“Towards additive manufacturing process control using semi-supervised machine learning”
University of Liverpool

“BREWNET: Intelligent cloud connected sensors for economic small scale process optimisation”
University of Nottingham and University of Leeds

“Circular 4.0: Digital intelligence to enable a circular economy”
Cranfield University and University of Sheffield

“Feasibility of capturing crafts-based knowledge in an AI system for future autonomous precision surface manufacturing”
University of Huddersfield and University of Nottingham

“Investigating spoken dialogue to support manufacturing processes”
University of Sheffield

“Digitisation of collaborative human-robot workspaces”
Loughborough University

Round 2 feasibility studies:

“Computing craft: Manufacturing cob structures using robotically controlled 3D printing”
Cardiff University / University of Plymouth

“A digital garment simulation tool for fashion design linking consumer preference and objective fabric properties”
University of Leeds

“ICHORD: Integrating Cognitions of Human Operators in digital Robot Design”
Cranfield University / AMRC

“Continuous in-situ microstructure and composition analysis within 3D-printed structures using in-chamber sensors”
University of Cambridge / Imperial / Sheffield Hallam University

“Pathway to autonomy for an SME factory”
University of Portsmouth / AMRC