21st century research is a process of networks, personal and physical, that help to accelerate discovery. This theme will help to build a network of people focused on building Research IT platforms.
Research infrastructure engineers work across academic domains to ensure that researchers, whatever their field, have access to the most appropriate equipment and technology for their work. This includes, but is not limited to:
The capabilities of the RIEs at each N8 institution will vary. However, N8 CIR is working to create mechanisms to exchange ideas, skills and experience across the N8 research partnership to ensure that academics at all institutions are able to benefit from the latest technology and innovations.