Funded Research Projects 2012

An exploration of factors that influence the expansion of the area affected by endemic bTB
Dr GP Enticott
Sponsor: Animal Health & Veterinary Laboratories Agency (£ 185,410)
Duration: 14/09/2012 - 30/10/2014

Economic crisis: Resilience of regions
Dr GI Bristow
Sponsor: Commission of the European Communities (£ 348,336)
Duration: 01/03/2012 - 31/10/2014

Recognising the role of seagrass meadows in food security: Re-prioritising the marine conservation agenda
Prof TK Marsden, Dr LC Cullen-Unsworth (CARBS)
Sponsor: The Waterloo Foundation (£ 20,000)
Duration: 01/02/2012 - 28/02/2014

Study to evaluate the effectiveness of the new meat chicken welfare regulations in England and Wales
Dr M Miele
Sponsor: Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (£ 90,000)
Duration: 01/01/2012 - 31/12/2013

Did the communities first regeneration programme improve mental health and enhance social cohesion? A natural experiment
Mr J White (MEDIC), Dr EB Elliott (SOCSI), Prof FDJ Dunstan (MEDIC), Prof DL Fone (MEDIC), Prof SR Palmer (MEDIC), Dr AL Weightman (INSRV), Prof CJ Webster
Sponsor: Welsh Government (NISCHR) (£ 2,228)
Duration: 01/10/2012 - 31/03/2015

Meat production in Wales to meet religious observation needs
Dr M Miele
Sponsor: Welsh Government (£ 20,000)
Duration: 01/03/2012 - 31/05/2012

Physical planning and design knowledge and skills beyond borders: Quality space and cultural environments
Dr FS Sartorio
Sponsor: UKIERI (£ 2,995)
Duration: 01/08/2012 - 31/07/2013

Interim evaluation of the regulatory framework for Housing Associations registered in Wales
Dr RSG Smith, Dr PD Card, Dr PK Mackie
Sponsor: Welsh Government  (£ 24,120)
Duration: 01/11/2012 - 31/05/2013

Review of learning journeys
Dr A Franklin
Sponsor: Welsh Government (£ 17,870)
Duration: 01/10/2012 - 31/12/2012

Robotic and information technologies in livestock and agriculture: New relationships between humans, cows and machines
Dr C Bear
: Economic & Social Research Council (£ 706)
Duration: 01/09/2012 - 30/11/2012

Negotiating sustainability in food service led food supply chain
Dr AS Morley, Prof NV Lowe (CLAWS), Prof KJ Peattie (CARBS)
Sponsor: SA Brains & Co Ltd, Castell Howell Foods Ltd (£ 9,402)
Duration: 16/01/2012 - 15/01/2013