UCL Research Catalyst Award Winners – 2015/16
By Sophie Vinter, on 23 February 2016
A new round of Santander Universities Research Catalyst Awards launched in November 2015, with the aim of fostering new research collaborations between UCL and universities in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia and Mexico.
Colleagues from across UCL applied for funding, with the winners shown below.
The Catalyst Award winners will undertake their visits over the coming academic year, in order to develop collaborative activities with their chosen partners.
Congratulations to all of this year’s winners.
|UCL Award Winner||UCL Department||Partner Institution|
|Arroyo-Kalin, Manuel||Institute of Archaeology||Universidad de Los Andes; Universidad Nacional de Colombia|
|Boano, Camillo||Development Planning Unit||Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile|
|Edwards, Stephen||Hazard Centre||Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile|
|Hamilton, Ian||Energy Institute||Universidad Diego Portales|
|Kalaskar, Deepak||Division of Surgery and Interventional Science||Universidad Industrial de Santander|
|Mookerjee, Raj||Institute for Liver and Digestive Health||Universidade Federal de Pernambuco|
|Phelps, Nicholas||School of Planning||Universidad Catolica del Norte|
|Ricardo, Silva||Statistical Science||Universidade Federal do Ceara|
|Whitmore, David||Cell and Developmental Biology||Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico|
|Zaidi, Zehra||Institute of Risk and Disaster Management||Universidad Nacional de Colombia|
|Zuluaga, Maria||Medical Physics and Bioengineering||Universidad Nacional de Colombia|