Redox-switchable artificial metalloenzyme assemblies
Prof A-K Duhme-Klair, Dr A Parkin, Dr S D Johnson
9 January 2019
Artificial metalloenzymes combine the broad scope of synthetic catalysts with the selectivity and biocompatibility of proteins. In this way, they can combine the beneficial features of both – performing synthetic reactions with new levels of selectivity.
Social Learning in Artificial Evolutionary Systems
Dr J Borg
Applications accepted all year round
Artificial evolutionary systems, be they simulated or grounded in physical robots, provide a novel and cutting-edge way to investigate the emergence and evolution of adaptive and intelligent behaviours.
Artificial Cells as Living Technology
Prof D A Barrow, Dr O Castell
21 December 2018
The Barrow (Engineering) and Castell (Pharmacy) laboratories at Cardiff University seek motivated PhD candidates to contribute to an exciting €5M funded European collaboration in the field of synthetic biology and the development of programmable artificial cells as living technology.
Neuromorphic Nanophotonic Systems for Artificial Intelligence
Dr A Hurtado, Dr M Strain
15 February 2019
Start date. March 2019. Duration. 3 yrs. Background. Neuromorphic Photonics is an emerging discipline focusing on the development of light-enabled technologies inspired by the powerful computational capabilities of the brain for novel paradigms in information processing beyond traditional digital systems.