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Contractor / Funded Organisation: University - Belfast - Queens

Detailed below are science projects undertaken for, or managed on behalf of, Defra by the Contractor/Funded Organisation selected.

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AN0443: Markers of oxidized LDL in relation to consumption of vitamin antioxidants and fatty acids ... (formerly AN0235)
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1996 To 1998, Cost £124,205
Theme:   Antioxidants in food
 
 
BD1415: The impact of organic fertilizers on semi-natural grasslands (old BD0334)
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 2005, Cost £663,443
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
Theme:   Grasslands
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Environmental Protection, Grasslands, Land, Peer Review, Biodiversity
 
 
FS1042: Thermal Inactivation of low levels of Mycobacterium paratuberculosis in milk by HTST pasteurisation
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1996, Cost £57,266
Theme:   Pathogens in food and food handling environment
 
 
FS1917: Studies to develop a rapid screening test for irradiated fo)
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1996 To 1999, Cost £85,600
Theme:   Food Irradiation
 
 
FT0329(3): TT14:High pressure Club
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1998 To 2002, Cost £122,805
Field of Study:   Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain
Theme:   Technology Transfer in the food industry
Keywords:  
Food and Drink, Food Chain, Food Hygiene, Food Ingredients, Food manufacturing industry, Food Quality, Process Technology, Technology Transfer
 
 
LK0842: OMNIVORE: An Engine Concept to increase market penetration of bioalcohols via optimized flex-fuel operation
Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2009, Cost £341,522
Field of Study:   Non-Food Crops
Theme:   Renewable industrial materials
Keywords:  
Agriculture and Climate Change, Air Pollution, Renewable materials, Sustainable Farming and Food Science, Biofuels
 
 
ME3202: UK Deep Water Observing System - II (CDEP 84/5/320)
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 2002 To 2006, Cost £179,500
Field of Study:   Environmental Protection - Marine
Theme:   Understanding the seas: Env. Processes & Pathways
Keywords:  
Ecosystem Functioning, Environmental Protection, Instrumentation, Marine conservation, Marine Monitoring, Monitoring, Nature conservation, Primary Productivity
 
 
NT2601: Alternative nitrogen-containing fertiliser materials
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2002 To 2003, Cost £256,733
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
Theme:   N Fertilisers
Keywords:  
Cereal Production, Farming, Arable Farming, Sustainable Production
 
 
NT2602: A scoping study to assess the feasibility of increasing the efficiency of use of nitrogen-based fertilisers
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2002 To 2003, Cost £185,669
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
Theme:   N Fertilisers
Keywords:  
Environmental Protection, Air Pollution, Ammonia, Pollution
 
 
NT2603: The behaviour of some different fertiliser-N materials - Initial field experiments
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2004, Cost £1,047,548
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
Theme:   N Fertilisers
Keywords:  
Environmental Protection, Nitrate, Pollution, Water Pollution
 
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