QMYOU Alumni Magazine Issue 76 - Page 4

NEWS IN BRIEF Food and drink partnership sweeps the board at innovation awards A N O V E L C O L L A B O R AT I O N , combining both commercial and academic expertise to explore the application of microwave technologies to the food and drink sector, has won two national awards for innovation and partnership. Advanced Microwave Technologies Ltd (AMT), a pioneering microwave technology business, in partnership with QMU researchers in food and drink, swept the boards at the inaugural Interface Excellence Awards 2012 for Knowledge Exchange. The team, which won in two out of three categories, received the awards from Enterprise Minister Fergus Ewing. AMT scooped ‘Innovation of the Year’ a @FvWFW"FWvW&Rv&FVB( 7W7FV@'FW'6bFRV"( B2VW&vr2RbFRv&N( 07BfFfRW6W'2b֖7&vfPWW'F6RG2Ɩ6FFFRfB@G&6V7F"FR7WGFrVFvRFV6w2VBF&WfWF'Wrf@&6W76rWFL*v66VBG&6f&ЦfBVf7GW&rv&&62G&0ffr6W&6fB'W6W76W0VVBRBB&W6V&6W'2&fPFBFRWrFV6wfW'vVFP&6W72b7FWW&6F6WFV@FR6VbƖfRbfBBG&vFW@FW7G&rWG&VG2BFFG2@vFWBFW&rF7FR&fW76"6&VFfG6g&P6C( W"6w&GVF2vFFR@FVv6BFRFFVf6@f'FGVFRFvWBFV"FV6wFF07FvRvRf'v&BF&VrffV@FRgWGW&R7V66W72bvw&wF66GF66v62FRFVFf"v&fVV6R( У@ՔRWw2'&V`6R66VFVC( F2v&BV2F&FRFRFVFb6W&6BVfW'6G'FW'62B6f&0^( 26֗FVBF7W'Fr4^( 0vF66FN( 2fBBG&6V7F"( Фf"&Rf&FF2'FW'6BFW6Rv&G2f6CGGvvV'&P6VGW'6W2&VVV( 2V&VP@P"r2B0$U54$Rf"W7F&Ɨ6pFRf'7BF7G&7BW'6r6W'f6P66FB6RFvWFW"F&FRVVV( 2V&VRFR6WFV&W WfVBv6ffVB6VGW'6P&7FFW'2g&fW"66FB66VV'&FVBSV'2bV&Ɩ2VFW'6rFR7FGWF2ffVB&v6pFR6VV'&F'WfVBRBVVV( 0W'6r7FGWFR66FBfR6&V@7F'6&V'WFW&f&BW'6rVB@RWVC( FRVfW'6G( 2fVFW'0vW&R&W76&Rf"6WGFrWFRf'7@F7G&7BW'6r6W'f6R66FB&W@r6&7FwWF&Rw&vBV67FWfV6B&6W72V6RVV@FWfVFRVVVf7F&( 2V&VP7FGWFRf"W'6W266FB7BVF&VǒfVF'&GFR&v6FW7F&Ɨ6VBG&rB&W6FVFf6ƗFW0VF'W&vBv6vrF&W&PW'6W2F&fFR6&RFFR66"FV"vW2VffV7FfVǒF2v2FP&VvrbFRF7G&7BW'6r6W'f6R@Bv2fFFFfRFRW&B&"FFR7&VFbFRFVF6W'f6R( ХFR6VGW'6W2vvW&P6VB'7W'&VBRW'6p7GVFVG26VV'&FVBFR7F'b@FR6G&'WFFR'FR6VGBV&Ɩ2VFW'6r&fW762F66FN( 2VF6&Rग6&V'WFW&f&B6C( VVV( 2W'6p7FGWFR66FBv2W7F&Ɨ6VB&V@FRW&BbVVVf7F&( 2V&VR6@v2&&FRBF6VV'&FRF0&67F'vWfW"FRWfVB6vfPW2FR'GVGFVBvFFP7W'&VB4&WfWrbW'6RVGV6F&WBF&RV&Ɨ6VBBv27&F6FPFBFRgWGW&R&f6BVGV6Fb6VGW'6W266FB( Х7V6FVVvFFF$dU54"UE$tTB&6bRG&fVVBFFVƆF7F&W"f"66GF6F֗76f7W6rFR&VbfFvW"VGV6FFP7V6WfVBv2&v6VB'66GF6FWfVVBFW&F6V7FvFFRFr6֗76ࢇ'BbFRFvfW&VB@FRfVFW&FbF6&W'2`6W&6RBGW7G'd446&W@6V7&WF'f6VBFR66GF6FVVvFB&fW76"vVB7R@FRvWfV&VBF&RWfVBv6vVVVB`v&G2B7F&W0pDTDĔrUD%2ƖP&vƖrWFW"466֗FFRV&W"FW0FWFV7FfRvV7B֖6V'W&vv"'6RFR#"VfR&fW7Ffv2v2vrF&R&Ч&&r7V66W72FVvBF&RFP&W7BVfRfW7FfWBF2V.( 0ƖRWffW&VB7Bb7F'26VFp7F&VƗfW"FfBWW'G0B'W6W72vV'VRVF@G6&R6FBB7FW VFW'FW"6W762f"FR6V6BV"'VrRv0FVƖvFVBBǒF76"FRWfVB'W@6FfR7FfbffVBFRVfW'6GVB7V6&V6WFFRVpvBf"g&VG2bRBG&Wf"ffVBbFRFf6b'W6W72VFW'&6PBvVVB6&VBFR6W76vFG6&R6FBfBw&FW"@vW"b6FvRFVB6W'666R