A University of Manchester partnership is launching a revolutionary world-first in the sports footwear market following a unique collaboration with graphene experts.
Graphene Engineering Innovation Centre (GEIC) funding
- £15m - Higher Education Funding Council for England's UK Research Partnership Investment Fund (UKRPIF).
- £30m - Masdar, the Abu Dhabi-based renewable energy company owned by Mubadala.
- £5m - Innovate UK.
- £5m - European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).
- £5m- Local Growth Fund
Masdar is pleased to be partnering with The University of Manchester, which has world leading academic and research credentials. With potential applications for graphene across major industries, we are confident that together we can pioneer the use of this ground-breaking material.
Dr Ahmad Belhoul, Chief Executive Officer, Masdar.