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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Materials Engineering - Metals & Alloys

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
Investigator
OrganisationDepartmentTotal Grant
Value (£)
A centre for doctoral training on the theory and simulation of materialsMostofi, Dr AImperial College LondonDept of Physics 6,418,295
A soil and magma mechanics approach to understanding defects in cast metals manufacturingGourlay, Dr CMImperial College LondonMaterials 376,208
A UK-China partnership for energy and materials recovery in steelmakingSeetharaman, Professor SUniversity of WarwickWMG 234,788
Advanced Materials Characterisation Suite in the Maxwell Centre, University of CambridgeParker, Professor MUniversity of CambridgePhysics 63,651
ASSURE 2 - Advanced Steel Shaping Using Reduced EnergyDavis, Professor CUniversity of WarwickWMG 752,408
Brunel University - Equipment AccountFan, Professor ZBrunel University LondonMech. Engineering, Aerospace & Civil Eng 3,855,000
CCP on Computational MagnetismStaunton, Professor JBSTFC Laboratories (Grouped)Scientific Computing Department 203,010
Cost-effective temperature adaptive Cu-based shape memory seals through the synergistic effect of co-microalloying and cooling rate controlSanchez, Dr SNorthumbria, University ofFac of Engineering and Environment 100,447
Cyclic Deformation and Damage Mechanisms in additive manufactured Ti-6Al-4V with Graded MicrostructuresChen, Dr BCoventry UniversityFaculty of Eng Environment & Computing 100,981
Designing alloys for resource efficiency (DARE)- a manufacturing approachRainforth, Professor WMUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 3,226,486
Designing steel composition and microstructure to better resist degradation during wheel - rail contactBhadeshia, Professor HUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 221,751
Designing steel composition and microstructure to better resist degradation during wheel rail contactShafiee, Dr MCranfield UniversitySchool of Water, Energy and Environment 82,213
Designing steel composition and microstructure to better resist degradation during wheel-rail contactBevan, Dr AUniversity of HuddersfieldSch of Computing and Engineering 201,086
Designing steel composition and microstructure to better resist degradation during wheel-rail contactSmith, Dr ASJUniversity of LeedsInstitute for Transport Studies 122,251
Development of efficient and scalable ultrasound-assisted solidification technologies for manufacturing advanced metallic alloys (Ultra-Cast)Mi, Professor JUniversity of HullEngineering 308,737
Development of efficient and scalable ultrasound-assisted solidification technologies for manufacturing advanced metallic alloys (Ultra-Cast)Eskin, Professor DBrunel University LondonMech. Engineering, Aerospace & Civil Eng 328,610
Development of efficient and scalable ultrasound-assisted solidification technologies for manufacturing advanced metallic alloys (Ultra-Cast)Connolley, Dr TDiamond Light SourceScience Division 30,068
Development of Roll Formable Ultra High Strength Steels for Energy Efficient Manufacture of Lightweight Crash Resistant Automotive StructuresShollock, Professor BUniversity of WarwickWMG 291,744
Dislocation based modelling of deformation and fracture in real engineering alloysTarleton, Dr EUniversity of OxfordMaterials 668,052
Dislocation patterns beyond optimalityScardia, Dr LUniversity of BathMathematical Sciences 95,699
Dislocation-Microstructure Interaction at a Crack Tip - In Search of a Driving Force for Short Crack GrowthZhao, Professor LLoughborough UniversityWolfson Sch of Mech, Elec & Manufac Eng 401,631
Dislocation-Microstructure Interaction at a Crack Tip - In Search of a Driving Force for Short Crack GrowthPreuss, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 313,220
Dislocation-Microstructure Interaction at a Crack Tip - In Search of a Driving Force for Short Crack GrowthReed, Professor PUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 350,964
Doctoral Training Centre in Advanced Metallic Systems - Challenges in Global CompetitivenessWynne, Professor BPUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 6,370,662
Doctoral Training Partnership(DTP) in Structural Metallic Systems for Gas Turbine Applications-universities of Cambridge,Swansea and Birmingham.Bowen, Professor PUniversity of BirminghamMetallurgy and Materials 9,469,808
Engineering Fellowships for Growth: Solidification Processing of Alloys for Sustainable ManufacturingGourlay, Dr CMImperial College LondonMaterials 803,872
Enhancing nuclear fuel efficiency through improved understanding of irradiation damage in zirconium claddingPreuss, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 1,500,012
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Advanced Metallic Systems - Challenges in Future Metals ManufacturingWynne, Professor BPUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 3,485,038
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Industrial Functional Coatings: COATED2Sullivan, Professor JHSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 2,613,845
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Innovative Metal Processing IMPaCTDong, Professor HUniversity of LeicesterEngineering 3,118,345
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Materials for Demanding EnvironmentsWithers, Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 4,280,336
EPSRC High Value Manufacturing Catapult Fellowship CentreRidgway, Professor KUniversity of SheffieldAdvanced Manufacturing Res Centre Boeing 995,080
Future Liquid Metal Engineering HubFan, Professor ZBrunel University LondonInst of Materials & Manufacturing: BCAST 10,138,665
Heterogeneous Mechanics in Hexagonal Alloys across Length and Time ScalesDunne, Professor FPImperial College LondonMaterials 4,979,741
Hydrogen in metals - from fundamentals to the design of new steels (HEmS)Cocks, Professor ACUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 5,481,675
Improving the Reliability, Longevity and Lifetime Performance of Magnetic Cooling Technology [Energy Catalyst: R3 Mid-Stage]Ryan, Professor MImperial College LondonMaterials 363,466
IMPULSE - Advanced Industrial Manufacture of Next-Generation MARBN Steel for Cleaner Fossil PlantSun, Professor WUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 171,430
IMPULSE - Advanced Industrial Manufacture of Next-Generation MARBN Steel for Cleaner Fossil PlantStrangwood, Dr MUniversity of BirminghamMetallurgy and Materials 85,818
IMPULSE - Advanced Industrial Manufacture of Next-Generation MARBN Steel for Cleaner Fossil PlantJepson, Dr MLoughborough UniversityMaterials 263,811
Increasing bearing life by combining a novel manufacturing bearing steel process with multiscale modelling techniquesRivera, Dr PUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 326,509
Industrial Doctorate Centre in Advanced Forming and ManufactureIon, Professor WUniversity of StrathclydeDesign Manufacture and Engineering Man 1,231,298
Integrated Plasma Source Focused Ion Beam with Scanning Electron MicroscopeWatts, Professor JUniversity of SurreyMechanical Engineering Sciences 789,139
Layered Extrusion of Metal Alloys (LEMA)MUMTAZ, Dr KUniversity of SheffieldMechanical Engineering 98,456
Lightweight Energy Absorbing Aluminium Structures for Transport (LEAAST)Fan, Professor ZBrunel University LondonCtr for Advanced Solidification Tech 593,690
Linking Microstructure to Neutron Irradiation Defects in Advanced Manufacture of SteelsMoody, Dr M PUniversity of OxfordMaterials 401,198
Linking Microstructure to Neutron Irradiation Defects in Advanced Manufacture of SteelsWenman, Dr MRImperial College LondonMaterials 665,030
Linking Microstructure to Neutron Irradiation Defects in Advanced Manufacture of SteelsBurke, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 490,055
Manufacturing with Light 2: Photobioform IIKay, Dr RUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 303,610
MAPP: EPSRC Future Manufacturing Hub in Manufacture using Advanced Powder ProcessesTodd, Professor IUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 10,315,413
Micro-structuring micro-alloyed steels via non-metallic precipitate formationLee, Professor PDUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 254,541
Micro-structuring micro-alloyed steels via non-metallic precipitate formationSeetharaman, Professor SUniversity of WarwickWMG 342,511
Miniature Ultrasonic Fatigue Analysis of Local Modified Regions near Welds and Surfaces in Ti alloysWilkinson, Professor AJUniversity of OxfordMaterials 486,814
Nanomanufacturing of Surfaces for Energy Efficient Icing SuppressionTiwari, Dr MUCLMechanical Engineering 100,629
Nanostructured half-Heuslers for thermoelectric waste heat recoveryMacLaren, Dr DAUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Physics and Astronomy 393,198
Nanostructured half-Heuslers for thermoelectric waste heat recoveryBos, Dr JHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 365,129
Nanostructured half-Heuslers for thermoelectric waste heat recoveryRefson, Professor KRoyal Holloway, Univ of LondonPhysics 22,523
PHOTOBIOFORM IIDesmulliez, Professor MHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 351,844
Predictive Modelling of the Fundamentals of Failure in MetalsKermode, Dr J RUniversity of WarwickSch of Engineering 100,729
Rapid Product Development through Process InnovationDavis, Professor CUniversity of WarwickWMG 900,955
Real-time In-line Microstructural Engineering (RIME)Peyton, Professor AJUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 511,339
Real-time In-line Microstructural Engineering (RIME)Davis, Professor CUniversity of WarwickWMG 493,728
S^3 Disease Surveillance for Structures and SystemsWorden, Professor KUniversity of SheffieldMechanical Engineering 891,165
Stability of Colossally Supersaturated AlloysDong, Professor HUniversity of BirminghamMetallurgy and Materials 469,821
Strategic Partnership in Structural Metallic Systems for Gas TurbinesStone, Dr HUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 7,939,564
Uncovering Fundamental Mechanisms to Enable Sustainable Steel ManufacturingLi, Dr ZUniversity of WarwickWMG 1,160,080

Total Number of Grants: 65
Total Value of Grants: £102,867,872

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