Aims of the Imperial Space Lab

Specific aims of the Imperial SpaceLab include:

  • Facilitating multidisciplinary research by encouraging collaboration and application of technologies and providing a structure for development of collaborative research proposals;
  • Providing a community and forum for events, via a website and seminars to exchange information, including funding applications and sharing of best practice;
  • Increasing and diversifying our research funding in this area;
  • Investigating opportunities for training;
  • Facilitating engagement with government and industry to promote translation;
  • Encouraging collaboration with other HEIs and sponsored institutes;
  • Raising awareness of our research activity to external stakeholders and supporting delivery of our funders strategies;
  • Advising on how to implement Imperial’s strategy in this area, including supporting targeted recruitment and consideration of facilities. 

Our capabilities

Capability map