Innovators need joined-up thinking

Lee, Andrew
January 2005
Engineer (00137758);1/14/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7666, p5
The article reports that certain projects this week received �60m worth of DTI R&D funding. Those projects underlined "priority" areas, which are seen as vital to the position of Great Britain in the technology economy of the future. Programmes relating to the environment featured strongly, as did those concerned with advanced materials, micro and nanotechnology and new display systems. According to the author, the government's largesse will be most welcome as an aid to speeding up the development process, expanding research networks and generally keeping the show on the road.


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