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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Control Engineering

Research areas are used to describe EPSRC's portfolio of excellent long term research and high quality postgraduate training.

Grants are classified using one or more research areas. All the grants listed below have some relevance to this research area. The value of the investment is the total awarded by EPSRC and does not reflect the proportion assigned to this research area.

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Grant TitlePrincipal
OrganisationDepartmentTotal Grant
Value (£)
A Neuromorphic Control System for Agile Biped WalkingGeng, Dr TMiddlesex UniversitySchool of Science and Technology 456,454
A probabilistic toolkit to study regularity of free boundaries in stochastic optimal controlDe Angelis, Dr TUniversity of LeedsStatistics 100,360
Active control of fluid flows in gas turbinesIreland, Professor PUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 785,174
Adaptive Treatment and Robust ControlHenderson, Professor RNewcastle UniversitySch of Maths, Statistics and Physics 546,970
An Integrated Vision and Control Architecture for Agile Robotic ExplorationMayol-Cuevas, Professor WWUniversity of BristolComputer Science 753,510
An Integrated Vision and Control Architecture for Agile Robotic ExplorationDudek, Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 858,324
At the limits of adaptive systems: constrained adaptive controlTurner, Professor MCUniversity of LeicesterEngineering 291,038
Automated Robotic Food Manufacturing System.Paoli, Dr AUniversity of LincolnNational Centre for Food Manufacturing 139,325
AUTOMATIC CELL FATE ENGINEERING USING MICROFLUIDICS DEVICESMarucci, Dr LUniversity of BristolEngineering Mathematics 250,704
Autonomous landing of a helicopter at sea: advanced control in adverse conditions (AC2)Liu, Dr CLoughborough UniversityAeronautical and Automotive Engineering 100,908
Bayesian modelling for developmental systems biologyWild, Professor DLUniversity of WarwickStatistics 49,183
Brains on Board: Neuromorphic Control of Flying RobotsMarshall, Professor JARUniversity of SheffieldComputer Science 4,816,675
Bristol Centre for Complexity Sciences (BCCS) Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT): Proposal for renewalHogan, Professor SJUniversity of BristolEngineering Mathematics 3,610,642
Communicating and evaluating cyber risk and dependenciesBloomfield, Professor RCity, University of LondonCentre for Software Reliability 402,738
COnsumer-centric Privacy in smart Energy gridSGunduz, Dr DImperial College LondonElectrical and Electronic Engineering 342,884
Control of Launch and Recovery in Enhanced Sea-States: Part of the Launch and Recovery Co-Creation InitiativeLi, Dr GQueen Mary University of LondonSchool of Engineering & Materials Scienc 303,818
Control of Launch and Recovery in Enhanced Sea-States: Part of the Launch and Recovery Co-Creation InitiativeEdwards, Professor CUniversity of ExeterEngineering Computer Science and Maths 439,888
Controlling Multistability in Vibro-Impact Systems: Theory and ExperimentLiu, Dr YUniversity of ExeterEngineering Computer Science and Maths 101,147
Converged Approach towards Resilient Industrial control systems and Cyber Assurance (CAPRICA)Sezer, Professor SQueen's University of BelfastSch of Electronics, Elec Eng & Comp Sci 394,306
CRUISE: fault tolerant Control for highly Redundant multirotor Unmanned aerIal vehicle using Sliding modEsAlwi, Dr HUniversity of ExeterEngineering Computer Science and Maths 100,983
CSIT 2O'Neill, Professor MQueen's University of BelfastSch of Electronics, Elec Eng & Comp Sci 5,032,504
DEFCOBOT (Design for Control of Flexible Robots)Rodriguez y Baena, Professor FMImperial College LondonDept of Mechanical Engineering 239,439
Dynamic Environment Prediction: Safe launch and recovery in high sea states. A Co-creation Initiative.Wilson, Professor PAUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 278,343
Dynamic Environment Prediction: safe launch and recovery in high sea states: Part of The Launch and Recovery Co-Creation Initiative.Belmont, Professor MRUniversity of ExeterEngineering Computer Science and Maths 577,377
Enabling Technologies for Actuated Continuum Surfaces Undergoing Large DeformationsBranson III, Dr D TUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 99,513
Engineering Fellowships for Growth: Advanced synthetic biology measurement to enable programmable functional biomaterialsEllis, Dr TMImperial College LondonDept of Bioengineering 963,842
Engineering Fellowships For Growth: Designing Feedback Control in Biology for Robustness and ScalabilityPapachristodoulou, Professor AUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 1,067,518
Engineering Fellowships for Growth: Printable Tactile SkinDahiya, Professor RUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 1,085,910
Engineering Fellowships for Growth: Systems and control engineering framework for robust and efficient synthetic biologyStan, Dr GVImperial College LondonDept of Bioengineering 1,016,016
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Autonomous Intelligent Machines and Systems (AIMS)Trigoni, Dr NUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 4,550,077
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Embedded IntelligenceConway, Professor PLoughborough UniversityWolfson Sch of Mech, Elec & Manufac Eng 3,567,265
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Future Autonomous and Robotic Systems - FARSCOPERichards, Dr AUniversity of BristolAerospace Engineering 4,930,858
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Robotics and Autonomous Systems (RAS) in EdinburghLane, Professor DHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 5,741,636
EPSRC High Value Manufacturing Catapult Fellowship CentreRidgway, Professor KUniversity of SheffieldAdvanced Manufacturing Res Centre Boeing 995,080
Evaporative Cooling of Internal Combustion EnginesDunne, Professor JUniversity of SussexSch of Engineering and Informatics 671,814
Fractional Variational Integration and Optimal ControlLimebeer, Professor DUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 631,471
Genetically Encoded Nucleic Acid Control ArchitecturesStan, Dr GVImperial College LondonDept of Bioengineering 642,353
Green adaptive control for future interconnected vehiclesLot, Professor RUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 1,668,848
High Frequency Flexural Ultrasonic Transducers (HiFFUT) - a new class of transducerDixon, Professor SMUniversity of WarwickPhysics 1,194,109
Hybrid Set-theoretic Approaches for Constrained Control and Estimation with Applications to Autonomous Sailing BoatsWan, Dr JUniversity of PlymouthSch of Engineering 90,722
Hyper-actuated flexure-link structures for high performance bearing-free servo mechanismsKeogh, Professor PUniversity of BathMechanical Engineering 342,317
Industrial Doctorate Centre: SystemsGodfrey, Professor PUniversity of BristolResearch and Enterprise Development 4,956,495
Intelligent Decision Support and Control Technologies for Continuous Manufacturing of Pharmaceuticals and Fine ChemicalsAndonovic, Professor IUniversity of StrathclydeElectronic and Electrical Engineering 2,481,976
MUMBA: Multi-faceted Metrics for ICS Business Risk AnalysisRashid, Professor ALancaster UniversityComputing & Communications 393,867
Network on the Verification and Validation of Autonomous SystemsFisher, Professor MUniversity of LiverpoolComputer Science 107,725
Network Plus: Industrial Systems in the Digital AgeSharples, Professor SUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 1,003,586
NETWORK: UK-Japan Network on Human Adaptive MechatronicsYu, Professor HStaffordshire UniversityFaculty of Computing Eng and Sciences 158,083
Passive vibration control of a floating hydrostatic transmission wind turbine and theoretical extensionsZhao, Dr XUniversity of WarwickSch of Engineering 101,062
Persistence through Reliable Perching (PEP)Liu, Dr CLoughborough UniversityAeronautical and Automotive Engineering 20,160
Personalised Simulation Technologies for Optimising Treatment in the Intensive Care Unit: Realising Industrial and Medical ApplicationsBates, Professor DUniversity of WarwickSch of Engineering 881,946
Power flow control in future electric vehicles and dc microgrids with multiple energy sourcesDordevic, Dr OLiverpool John Moores UniversityEngineering Tech and Maritime Operations 100,727
RCUK Catapult Researchers in Residence (Transport Sys.)-AI4ME: AI for Maximising Exploitation of Urban Networks via Personalised AVs Route GenerationVallati, Dr MUniversity of HuddersfieldSch of Computing and Engineering 50,000
Research Institute in Trustworthy Inter-connected Cyber-physical Systems (RITICS)Hankin, Professor CImperial College LondonInstitute for Security Science and Tech 659,036
RITICS: Trustworthy Industrial Control SystemsHankin, Professor CImperial College LondonInstitute for Security Science and Tech 756,016
Robust feedback control of negative imaginary systems: From foundations to benchmark applicationsLanzon, Professor AUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 475,190
SCEPTICS: A SystematiC Evaluation Process for Threats to Industrial Control SystemsRoberts, Professor CUniversity of BirminghamElectronic, Electrical and Computer Eng 395,222
Science of Sensor System SoftwareCalder, Professor MUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Computing Science 4,183,694
Self-Resilient Reconfigurable Assembly Systems with In-process Quality ImprovementCeglarek, Professor DUniversity of WarwickWMG 2,002,994
Soft Robotic Skill Learning from Human DemonstrationHoward, Dr M J WKings College LondonInformatics 92,197
TASCC: Secure Cloud-based Distributed Control (SCDC) Systems for Connected Autonomous CarsDianati, Professor MUniversity of WarwickWMG 2,204,116
Techniques for Nonlinear Real-time Hybrid Testingdu Bois, Dr J LUniversity of BathMechanical Engineering 101,247
Theme 3: Driving SimulationMarkkula, Dr GUniversity of LeedsInstitute for Transport Studies 1,121,446
Trustable dexterous manipulation: morphologies and low-level control schemes for next-generation robot hand technologiesRojas, Dr NImperial College LondonDesign Engineering (Dyson School) 100,810
Vertical Lift NetworkFilippone, Dr AUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 145,535
VescaElse, Dr MANational Inst of Agricultural BotanyCentre for Research 119,358

Total Number of Grants: 66
Total Value of Grants: £74,995,812

The grant value may include the cost of access to facilities (these funds are not awarded to the grant holding organisation).