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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Materials For Energy Applications

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 (£)
3D Volume Microscopy and TEM Sample Preparation of Complex Hybrid NanostructuresBrydson, Professor RMDUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 823,184
A centre for doctoral training on the theory and simulation of materialsMostofi, Dr AImperial College LondonDept of Physics 6,418,295
A National Thin-Film Cluster Facility for Advanced Functional MaterialsSnaith, Professor HJUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 460,998
A new family of electrolytes based on Na1/2Bi1/2TiO3 for intermediate-temperature solid oxide fuel cellsSinclair, Professor DUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 470,871
ADEPT - Advanced Devices by ElectroPlaTingBartlett, Professor PNUniversity of SouthamptonSchool of Chemistry 6,331,952
Advanced Inorganic Functional Materials: Floating Zone Crystal Growth SystemEvans, Dr IRDurham, University ofChemistry 401,688
Advanced Materials Characterisation Suite in the Maxwell Centre, University of CambridgeParker, Professor MUniversity of CambridgePhysics 63,651
Advanced Nuclear MaterialsRoberts, Professor SUniversity of OxfordMaterials 1,415,296
ASPIRE: Advanced Self-Powered sensor units in Intense Radiation EnvironmentsScott, Professor TBUniversity of BristolInterface Analysis Centre 874,924
Bio-inspired sulfide nanocatalysts: From proof of concept to 'real' catalysisDe Leeuw, Professor NHCardiff UniversityChemistry 769,968
Carbon Nanotube Based Textiles for Energy Storage ApplicationsJurewicz, Dr IUniversity of SurreyPhysics 254,908
Carbon Nitrides: Metal-free Materials for Energy ApplicationsMcMillan, Professor PFUCLChemistry 839,850
Cation-Controlled Gating for Selective Gas Adsorption over Adaptable ZeolitesBrandani, Professor SUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 382,957
Cation-Controlled Gating for Selective Gas Adsorption over Adaptable ZeolitesWright, Professor PAUniversity of St AndrewsChemistry 384,301
Cation-Controlled Gating for Selective Gas Adsorption over Adaptable ZeolitesDuren, Professor TUniversity of BathChemical Engineering 207,765
CCP Flagship: Quasiparticle Self-Consistent GW for Next-Generation Electronic Structurevan Schilfgaarde, Professor MKings College LondonPhysics 715,138
Centre for Advanced Materials for Integrated Energy Systems (CAM-IES)Grey, Professor CPUniversity of CambridgeChemistry 2,098,617
Centre for Advanced Materials for Renewable Energy GenerationWallace, Professor RUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 2,037,439
Characterisation of Nanomaterials for EnergyKirkland, Professor AUniversity of OxfordMaterials 1,094,904
COATED: Centre Of Advanced Training for Engineering DoctoratesSullivan, Professor JHSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 886,741
Combined Carbon Capture and Conversion using Multifunctional Porous MaterialsPetit, Dr CImperial College LondonDepartment of Chemical Engineering 98,626
Control of spin and coherence in electronic excitations in organic and hybrid organic/inorganic semiconductor structuresFriend, Professor Sir RUniversity of CambridgePhysics 5,125,274
DEFCOM: Designing Eco-Friendly and COst-efficient energy MaterialsBonini, Dr NKings College LondonPhysics 330,704
DEFCOM: Designing Eco-Friendly and COst-efficient energy MaterialsReece, Professor MQueen Mary, University of LondonSchool of Engineering & Materials Scienc 395,272
Development of a sustainable solid-state barocaloric coolerMoya, Dr XUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 95,900
Doctoral Training Centre in Functional NanomaterialsMcMaster, Dr TJUniversity of BristolChemistry 7,154,512
Doctoral Training Centre in Science and Application of Plastic Electronic MaterialsKim, Professor JImperial College LondonDept of Physics 7,293,482
Elucidation of membrane interface chemistry for electro-chemical processesHolmes, Dr SUniversity of Manchester, TheChem Eng and Analytical Science 1,675,667
Enabling breakthrough energy materials with advanced microscopy and modellingNicholls, Dr RUniversity of OxfordMaterials 846,008
Enabling next generation lithium batteriesBruce, Professor PUniversity of OxfordMaterials 6,799,833
Energy and the Physical Sciences: Hydrogen Production using a Proton Electron BufferCronin, Professor LUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Chemistry 366,690
Energy Materials: Computational SolutionsIslam, Professor MSUniversity of BathChemistry 3,270,295
Energy Materials-Discovery, Characterisation and ApplicationIrvine, Professor JUniversity of St AndrewsChemistry 1,046,968
Energy Storage Electrode Manufacturing (ELEMENT)Low, Dr CUniversity of WarwickWMG 100,791
Engineering energetic barriers to bimolecular recombination in polymer/fullerene solar cellsClarke, Dr T MUCLChemistry 984,957
Engineering Fellowships for Growth: Imperceptible smart coatings based on atomically thin materialsCraciun, Professor MFUniversity of ExeterEngineering Computer Science and Maths 1,126,501
Enhanced Electrical and Thermal Rating Power Cables for Renewables Connections in Developing CountriesAndritsch, Dr TUniversity of SouthamptonElectronics and Computer Science 111,003
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Computational Methods for Materials SciencePayne, Professor MCUniversity of CambridgePhysics 4,521,213
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Functional Materials: The BCFNMcMaster, Dr TJUniversity of BristolPhysics 4,553,545
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Industrial Functional Coatings: COATED2Sullivan, Professor JHSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 2,613,845
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Molecular Modelling and Materials ScienceParkin, Professor IPUCLChemistry 3,821,567
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Plastic Electronic MaterialsKim, Professor JImperial College LondonDept of Physics 4,145,262
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Sustainable and Functional NanoBaumberg, Professor JJUniversity of CambridgePhysics 4,545,292
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in the Advanced Characterisation of MaterialsSkinner, Professor SJImperial College LondonMaterials 4,226,129
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Theory and Simulation of MaterialsMostofi, Dr AImperial College LondonDept of Physics 4,356,843
EPSRC-GSK Chair in Sustainable ChemistryLicence, Professor PUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 1,114,553
EPSRC-Royal Society fellowship engagement (2013): Giant mechanocaloric effects in ferroelectrics and elastomersMoya, Dr XUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 251,935
Flexible and Efficient Power Plant: Flex-E-PlantThomson, Professor RLoughborough UniversityMaterials 1,997,000
Free Access to Nanolithography & Supporting Processes, University of BathBending, Professor SJUniversity of BathPhysics 185,431
Fundamental developments of lithium-oxygen and lithium-sulphur batteries by using redox mediatorsGarcia-Araez, Dr NUniversity of SouthamptonSchool of Chemistry 868,532
High Spec Raman Spectrometer Regional FacilityCrean, Dr CUniversity of SurreyChemistry 23,578
IBA-DAPNe: a new system for sub-micron scale molecular speciation and quantificationBailey, Dr MJUniversity of SurreyChemistry 513,369
Identifying Cost Effective Routes To Optimised Energy Recovery For The Fuel Economy Of VehiclesChen, Professor RLoughborough UniversityAeronautical and Automotive Engineering 372,621
Industrial Doctorate Centre: Micro- and NanoMaterials and TechnologiesDorey, Professor RAUniversity of SurreyMechanical Engineering Sciences 6,168,139
Industrial Doctorate Centre: Molecular Modelling & Materials ScienceParkin, Professor IPUCLChemistry 6,603,454
In-situ studies of the growth of two-dimensional covalent organic frameworksBlunt, Dr MUCLChemistry 99,876
Integration of Computation and Experiment for Accelerated Materials DiscoveryRosseinsky, Professor MUniversity of LiverpoolChemistry 6,650,587
Ionic Liquid Electrolytes for Intermediate Temperature ElectrolysersScott, Professor KNewcastle UniversityChemical Engineering & Advanced Material 291,240
Ionic Liquid Electrolytes for Intermediate-Temperature ElectrolysersWalsh, Dr DAUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 446,260
Layered Oxides Thermoelectrics for High Temperature Waste heat RecoveryAlaria, Dr JUniversity of LiverpoolPhysics 100,580
MAGNETISM YOU CAN RELY ON: Understanding Stochastic Behaviour in Nanomagnetic Devices.Hayward, Dr T JUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 698,105
Manufacturing R&D Facility: Electron Beam EpitaxyMoram, Dr MAImperial College LondonMaterials 61,102
MATERIALS CHEMISTRY HIGH END COMPUTING CONSORTIUMCatlow, Professor RUCLChemistry 384,733
MESO-FRET: MEsoscopic SOlar harvesting via Fluorescence Resonance Energy TransferCucinotta, Dr FNewcastle UniversitySchool of Chemistry 77,850
Multicomponent Supramolecular HydrogelsAdams, Professor DJUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Chemistry 789,183
Multi-Scale Modelling of Hybrid Perovskites for Solar CellsWalsh, Professor AUniversity of BathChemistry 276,565
Multi-Scale Modelling of Hybrid Perovskites for Solar Cellsvan Schilfgaarde, Professor MKings College LondonPhysics 340,645
Multiscale tuning of interfaces and surfaces for energy applicationsIrvine, Professor JUniversity of St AndrewsChemistry 2,075,702
Multi-User Equipment to Refresh Underpinning Analytical Capabilities at the University of WarwickThomas, Professor PAUniversity of WarwickVice Chancellors Office 1,998,195
NANOESCA - ELECTRON SPECTROSCOPY FOR CHEMICAL ANALYSIS IMAGED AT THE NANOSCALE.Fox, Dr NUniversity of BristolChemistry 256,836
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
Nanostructured metal oxides for solar fuelsEslava, Dr SUniversity of BathChemical Engineering 100,740
New Engineering Concepts from Phase Transitions: A Leidenfrost EngineMcHale, Professor GNorthumbria, University ofFac of Engineering and Environment 428,508
New Engineering Concepts from Phase Transitions: A Leidenfrost EngineSefiane, Professor KUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 429,353
NOWNANO DTC: A North West Nanoscience Doctoral Training CentreGrigorieva, Professor IUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 4,920,206
Optimisation of charge carrier mobility in nanoporous metal oxide filmsMckenna, Dr KPUniversity of YorkPhysics 798,645
Organometal halide photovoltaic cells: tailoring fundamental light conversion pathwaysHerz, Professor LMUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 820,074
Predicting long-term performance of cement disposal systems for radionuclide-loaded zeolite and titanate ion exchangersProvis, Professor JLUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 306,080
Quantum-Interference-Enhanced Thermoelectricity (QUIET).Albrecht, Dr TImperial College LondonDept of Chemistry 583,109
Quantum-Interference-Enhanced Thermoelectricity (QUIET).Lambert, Professor CLancaster UniversityPhysics 356,689
Reliable, Scalable and Affordable Thermoelectrics: Spin Seebeck Based Devices for Energy HarvestingMorrison, Dr KLoughborough UniversityPhysics 843,483
Self-assembled organic photovoltaic materialsSamuel, Professor IUniversity of St AndrewsPhysics and Astronomy 328,703
Self-assembled organic photovoltaic materialsSkabara, Professor PJUniversity of StrathclydePure and Applied Chemistry 317,052
Self-assembled organic photovoltaic materialsCooke, Professor GUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Chemistry 322,237
Silicide-Strengthened Steel - A New Method of Wear Protection within Nuclear EnvironmentsPreuss, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 200,823
Silicon quantum dots in thermoelectric material applicationsChao, Dr YBUniversity of East AngliaChemistry 6,930
Silicon-Silicon Carbide (Si/SiC) Power Devices for high temperature, hostile environment applicationsGammon, Dr PMUniversity of WarwickSch of Engineering 99,058
Singlet fission in polyenesClark, Dr JUniversity of SheffieldPhysics and Astronomy 99,445
Solid Oxide Interfaces for Faster Ion Transport (SOIFIT)Skinner, Professor SJImperial College LondonMaterials 1,001,181
Solution processed CIGS thin film solar cells from metal chalcogenide precursorsBowers, Dr JLoughborough UniversityWolfson Sch of Mech, Elec & Manufac Eng 99,846
South of England Analytical Electron Microscope [ATEM]Grovenor, Professor CUniversity of OxfordMaterials 174,558
Strategic Equipment - a Dual Beam FIB/SEM with large area patterning, EBSD and nanoprobe capabilitiesSmith, Dr JMUniversity of OxfordMaterials 12,825
Structural evolution across multiple time and length scalesWithers, Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 1,656,509
Structural integrity characterisation of nuclear materials via nano additive manufacturingSHTERENLIKHT, Dr AUniversity of BristolMechanical Engineering 201,747
Temperature and Alkali Stable Polymer Electrolytes for Hydrogen and Carbon Dioxide Alkaline ElectrolysersVarcoe, Professor JRUniversity of SurreyChemistry 353,147
Temperature and Alkali Stable Polymer Electrolytes for Hydrogen and Carbon Dioxide Alkaline ElectrolysersScott, Professor KNewcastle UniversityChemical Engineering & Advanced Material 301,236
The Scottish Doctoral Training Centre in Condensed Matter PhysicsHooley, Dr CAUniversity of St AndrewsPhysics and Astronomy 6,673,287
Transmission Electron Microscopy: Essential Support for Materials SynthesisAbell, Professor CUniversity of CambridgeChemistry 1,932,306
TYRELESS - Integrated piezoelectric Energy Harvesting systems for smart truck tyre monitoring - # 73627-494298Bowen, Professor CUniversity of BathMechanical Engineering 72,959
Ultra-high voltage (>30KV) power devices through superior materials for HVDC transmissionShah, Dr VUniversity of WarwickPhysics 726,523
Underpinning Multi-User EquipmentRothberg, Professor SJLoughborough UniversityResearch Office 2,000,000
Vacancy-Rich Silicon as a Flexible Thermoelectric MaterialWebb, Professor RPUniversity of SurreyATI Electronics 13,509
Vacancy-Rich Silicon as a Flexible Thermoelectric MaterialBennett, Dr NHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 202,728
Vector field and pulsed light assisted variable temperature scanning probe microscope for time and space resolved nano-characterisationsAlexe, Professor MUniversity of WarwickPhysics 187,803
Vertical cubic GaN LEDs on 150mm 3C-SiC substratesWallis, Dr DJUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 208,111
X-RAY DIFFRACTION CAPABILITY FOR NANOSCALE AND THIN FILM STRUCTUREAlaria, Dr JUniversity of LiverpoolPhysics 360,000

Total Number of Grants: 108
Total Value of Grants: £157,105,957

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