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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Materials Engineering - Ceramics

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 (£)
An in-situ LEIS facility for atomic-scale assembly manufacturing researchChalker, Professor PRUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 416,809
Breaking the Glass: Multimodal, Malleable Interactive Mobile surfaces for Hands-In InteractionsJones, Professor MSwansea UniversityCollege of Science 822,223
Charging ahead with Multi-layer Ceramic Capacitor materialsDean, Dr JSUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 99,802
Delivering Graphene as an Engineering MaterialKinloch, Professor IAUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 885,271
Development of Advanced Ceramic Breeder Materials for Fusion EnergyMurphy, Dr SLancaster UniversityEngineering 100,914
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Micro- and NanoMaterials and TechnologiesDorey, Professor RAUniversity of SurreyMechanical Engineering Sciences 3,193,846
FNR-The Development of Experimentally Validated Numerical Design Tools for Ideal Solar Selective AbsorbersHassan, Professor OSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 315,556
From membrane material synthesis to fabrication and function (SynFabFun)Metcalfe, Professor ISNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 4,508,218
High Five: Resolution, Sensitivity, in operando Control, Ultra High Vacuum and Ion Sectioning in a Single InstrumentAguadero, Dr AImperial College LondonMaterials 1,802,539
Industrial Doctorate Centre: Micro- and NanoMaterials and TechnologiesDorey, Professor RAUniversity of SurreyMechanical Engineering Sciences 6,168,139
Integrated Plasma Source Focused Ion Beam with Scanning Electron MicroscopeWatts, Professor JUniversity of SurreyMechanical Engineering Sciences 789,139
Manufacturing Green Nanoparticles for Efficient Cell ManufactureJohnston, Dr KUniversity of StrathclydeChemical and Process Engineering 153,808
Manufacturing with Light Phase 2: Photoelasticity for sub-surface stress measurements in structural ceramics coating systemsMoore, Professor AJHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 435,819
MAPP: EPSRC Future Manufacturing Hub in Manufacture using Advanced Powder ProcessesTodd, Professor IUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 10,315,413
Material Systems for Extreme EnvironmentsBinner, Professor JUniversity of BirminghamMetallurgy and Materials 3,723,651
Multi-scale engineering toolbox for systematic assessment of porous materials in the context of adsorption and membrane separationsSarkisov, Professor LUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 764,651
Novel C-Bond coating to enable light weighting of glass productsBarron, Professor A RSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 41,824
Photoelasticity for sub-surface stress measurements in structural ceramics and ceramic coating systems.Nicholls, Professor JRCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 238,567
Portable, high magnetic field charging of bulk superconductors for practical engineering applicationsAinslie, Dr MDUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 902,306
Surface and Interface Toolkit for the Materials Chemistry CommunityWoodley, Dr SMUCLChemistry 693,837
Transpiration Cooling Systems for Jet Engine Turbines and Hypersonic FlightIreland, Professor PUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 6,136,938
Ultrafast Spectroscopy of Advanced Materials at the University of WarwickLloyd-Hughes, Dr JUniversity of WarwickPhysics 204,437
York: Transforming Research-Oriented Software EngineeringHasnip, Dr PJUniversity of YorkPhysics 810,261

Total Number of Grants: 24
Total Value of Grants: £44,528,283

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