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27th April 2016

SLE scientist awarded runner-up at national FameLab competition

We are delighted that one of our colleagues, Jason Taylor, was runner-up in the National 'FameLab' competition, Jason won through two rounds of the competition before entering the Grand Final at UCL's Greenwood Theatre, London.more...

5th November 2015

SLE wins Institute of physics award

Sharp Laboratories of Europe Ltd (SLE) was one of 7 companies to receive an award from the Institute of Physics.  The 'Best Practice in Professional Development Award' recognises and celebrates employers who can demonstrate excellence in the way that they train and develop staff and promote work-life balance.more...

13th May 2015

Innovate UK Supported Project Designed to Provide 'Self Powering Autonomous' Sensors

Sharp Laboratories of Europe Ltd (SLE) in conjunction with project partners Gas Sensing Solutions Ltd (GSSL - project lead) and the Institute of Thin Films & Sensors, University of the West of Scotland have secured an Innovate UK Collaborative Research & Development Project from the recent Energy Harvesting for Autonomous Electronics call. Project value £450k.more...

30th June 2014

Garmin-Sharp Tour de France team coach visits SLE

High tech solar equiped team coach visits SLE on way to start of 2014 Tour de France.more...

30th October 2013

Sharp Laboratories engineers awarded £80k Fellowships for groundbreaking research

Two Sharp Laboratories of Europe engineers have been awarded Industrial Fellowships, worth £80,000, by the Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851. Only eight Industrial Fellowships are awarded each year, providing young scientists and engineers with the means to develop an innovative commercial technology with the potential to secure a patent, while completing a PhD.more...

7th January 2013

IDW Best Paper Award

Lee Spencer and his colleagues were pleased to be given Best Paper Award at the International Display Workshops 19th Conference in Kyoto for their work on resolution limits of smartphone displays. more...

7th January 2013

SLE Receives Royal Visitor

His Royal Highness, the Duke of Kent visited Sharp Laboratories of Europe, Ltd. (SLE) on November 29, 2012 as part of a tour of the Oxford Science Park. He was welcomed by Dr. Takayuki Yuasa, SLE Deputy Managing Director, and Dr. Ian Thompson, Director of Business Development and Administration. The Duke was accompanied by Tim Stevenson OBE, Lord Lieutenant of Oxfordshire, and Charles Young, Investment Bursar, Magdalen College, University of Oxford. more...

9th October 2012

SLE’s Ben Broughton wins the Ben Sturgeon award

SLE’s Ben Broughton has been honoured with the UK & Ireland Society for Information Display’s Ben Sturgeon Award. more...

15th June 2012

Sharp Laboratories Research Prize

Oliver Montague won the Sharp Laboratories Research Prize for his very innovative fourth year project The worlds first Meta-materials Motor. more...

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