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IROR Case Studies

Discover how the Innovation Return on Research (IROR) collaborative programme between IBM and STFC has developed solutions across industries to create economic and societal impact.

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The programme has developed a suite of digital assets which have been applied across industry sectors including Chemistry & Materials, Life Sciences, Engineering & Manufacturing and Enabling Technologies.

Next generation simulation of biomolecules GSK
Reducing the risk in vessel turn-arounds for ports Peel Ports Group
Cognitive chemical manufacturing AstraZeneca
Predicting novel lipid packing for drug encapsulation AstraZeneca
Simulation and machine learning for future medicine AstraZeneca
Improving packing line efficiency Unilever
Getting the picture of emulsion flows Unilever
Improving personal care products with advanced simulation Unilever
Developing visualisation and AI tools for engineering production Airbus and Virtual Engineering Centre
Boulder detection from seabed sonar images Bibby Hydromap
Usi​ng image recognition to identify vortices for vehicle design​ TotalSim
Machine learning in whisky identification and verification Scotch Whisky Research Institute (SWRI)
Using data analytics to understand our gut microbiome Quadram Institute
Understanding drug toxicity through gene expression​ Syngenta
Unde​​rstanding soil health through the lens of its microbiome Rothamsted Research
Designing novel antimicrobial peptides Ingenza
GPU acceleration at scale with OpenPower platforms EDF
Computational formulation for polymers Johnson Matthey

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