GW4 Imaging Network

Initiator Fund

Project period: October 2014 – January 2015

GW4 Community Leads
University of Bath: Silvia Munoz-Descalzo, Jim Caunt
University of Bristol: Mark Jepson
Cardiff University: Jim Murray, Peter Watson, Joaquin de Navascues Melero
University of Exeter: Michael Deeks, Jacqueline Christmas, George Littlejohn, Jeremy Metz

Project outcomes

  • Community website established, holding resources supporting imaging analysis training, and detailing imaging apparatus held by GW4 members
  • Created GW4 academic contact list of researchers engaged in quantitative imaging
  • Initiated a GW4 advanced image analysis workshop, training 20 “ambassadors” from across the GW4 institutions and disciplines to disseminate image analysis techniques
  • Three cross-disciplinary project proposals have been generated. The first is MRC/Wellcome Trust-facing, the second is BBSRC facing (both currently submitted as an Accelerator application) and the third is targeted towards RCUK