News
04/07/2017
Impact of nanotechnology on the biosphere
ICON supervisor, Dr Alexandra Porter, is chairing a conference 4-7 September on the ‘impact of nanomaterials on the biosphere’. Further details, including the preliminary programme, can be viewed via this link: www.engconfintl.org/17ax
27/04/2017
Lloyd's Register Foundation launches 100A1 Ambassador programme

Dr Themis Prodromakis, ICON Director, is delighted and honoured to become a Foundation 100A1 Ambassador.

07/04/2017
ICON Annual Review 2016 published

The review of ICON's successful first year was published to coincide with the first ICON conference on 7 April at the Intercontinental Hotel, Athens. 

07/04/2017
ICON studentships announced

After careful consideration of the high quality applications received in the third call, the ICON Programme Management Board have awarded 8 studentships.

26/01/2017
Lloyd's Register Foundation's Review 2016 published

ICON is highlighted as a case study in the Foundation's annual review.

12/12/2016
Third ICON call is open

This is a global competitive call and applications from non-UK based supervisors are encouraged.

09/12/2016
ICON hosts visit from Dr Datuk Rahim, Vice Chancellor of Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS

ICON was pleased to host a visit by the current Vice Chancellor of Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP), Dr Datuk Rahim on 1 December 2016.

20/10/2016
ICON Studentships announced

After careful consideration of the high quality applications received in the second call, the ICON Programme Management Board have awarded 9 studentships.

16/06/2016
Second Lloyd's Register Foundation ICON call

The second Lloyd's Register Foundation International Consortium of Nanotechnologies call for proposals is open. ICoN invites applications from potential supervisors with the aim of building a safer world with nanotechnology. 

 

21/04/2016
ICON studentships announced

After careful deliberation of the high quality applications received for this first call, the ICON Programme Management Board have awarded 10 studentships.

23/03/2016
How nanotechnology is going to play a role in modern life

In an article for The Conversation, Dr Themis Prodromakis, Reader in Nanoelectronics, explains how nanotechnology is going to play an ever-increasing role in modern life. Read the original article.

10/02/2016
ICoN Theme Leads announced

We formally welcome ICoN's six theme leads to the network.

07/12/2015
1st LRF-ICON Open Call Opens

The first Lloyd's Register Foundation International Consortium of Nanotechnologies call for proposals has opened today (7 December 2015).  ICoN invites applications from potential supervisors with the aim to "build capacity and knowledge in the application of nanotechnologies to support safety of life and property". 

19/11/2015
The inaugural meeting of the ICoN Programme Management Board, 2015

The inaugural meeting of the ICoN Programme Management Board was held in Southampton, UK on 20 November 2015.