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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
Band alignment of light harvesting nanomaterials and metal oxides for photovoltaic and photocatalytic applications.THOMAS, Dr AGUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 10,920
Bifunctional Hybrid Electrocatalysts for Oxygen Evolution and Oxygen Reduction ReactionsJorge Sobrido, Dr AQueen Mary University of LondonSchool of Engineering & Materials Scienc 101,061
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
Complex flows and optics to model topographical substrate design: Solar panel application balancing superhydrophobicity and concentrated photovoltaicsSibley, Dr D NLoughborough UniversityMathematical Sciences 100,692
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
Development of Advanced Ceramic Breeder Materials for Fusion EnergyMurphy, Dr SLancaster UniversityEngineering 100,914
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 Double Perovskite Solar CellsDocampo, Dr PNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 101,100
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 UK National Facility for Advanced Electron Microscopy (SuperSTEM)Drummond-Brydson, Professor RUniversity of LeedsResearch & Innovation Services 7,199,996
EPSRC-GSK Chair in Sustainable ChemistryLicence, Professor PUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 1,114,553
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 Five: Resolution, Sensitivity, in operando Control, Ultra High Vacuum and Ion Sectioning in a Single InstrumentAguadero, Dr AImperial College LondonMaterials 1,802,539
High Spec Raman Spectrometer Regional FacilityCrean, Dr CUniversity of SurreyChemistry 23,578
High-throughput screening of polycrystalline solar absorbers (Ext.)Mckenna, Dr KPUniversity of YorkPhysics 478,556
IBA-DAPNe: a new system for sub-micron scale molecular speciation and quantificationBailey, Dr MJUniversity of SurreyChemistry 513,369
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 UniversitySch of Engineering 291,240
Ionic Liquid Electrolytes for Intermediate-Temperature ElectrolysersWalsh, Dr DAUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 446,260
ISCF Wave 1: (The JUICED Hub [Joint University Industry Consortium for Energy (Materials) and Devices Hub])Darr, Professor JUCLChemistry 1,832,222
ISCF Wave 1: North East Centre for Energy MaterialsStimming, Professor UNewcastle UniversitySchool of Chemistry 1,833,674
ISCF Wave 1: North East Centre for Energy MaterialsMaterials research hub for energy conversion, capture, and storageBruce, Professor PUniversity of OxfordMaterials 1,831,453
Layered Oxides Thermoelectrics for High Temperature Waste heat RecoveryAlaria, Dr JUniversity of LiverpoolPhysics 100,580
MATERIALS CHEMISTRY HIGH END COMPUTING CONSORTIUMCatlow, Professor RUCLChemistry 384,733
MESO-FRET: MEsoscopic SOlar harvesting via Fluorescence Resonance Energy TransferCucinotta, Dr FNewcastle UniversitySch of Natural Sciences & Env Sciences 77,850
Multicomponent Supramolecular HydrogelsAdams, Professor DJUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Chemistry 789,183
Multi-Dimensional Electron MicroscopeMidgley, Professor PAUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 3,086,304
Multi-Scale Modelling of Hybrid Perovskites for Solar Cellsvan Schilfgaarde, Professor MKings College LondonPhysics 340,645
Multi-Scale Modelling of Hybrid Perovskites for Solar CellsWalsh, Professor AUniversity of BathChemistry 276,565
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
Novel Porous-Transport-Layers for Fuel Cells and Clean Energy ApplicationsDas, Dr PKNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 94,807
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).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 Molecular Monolayers with Ultra-low Thermal Conductance for Energy Harvesting (QSAMs)Bryce, Professor MDurham, University ofChemistry 320,142
Self-assembled molecular monolayers with ultra-low thermal conductance for energy harvesting (QSAMs)Ford, Professor CJBUniversity of CambridgePhysics 360,616
Self-assembled molecular monolayers with ultra-low thermal conductance for energy harvesting (QSAMs)Lambert, Professor CLancaster UniversityPhysics 416,948
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
Self-assembling Perovskite Absorbers - Cells Engineered into Modules (SPACE-Modules)Holliman, Professor PSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 1,827,825
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
Solid Oxide Interfaces for Faster Ion Transport (SOIFIT)Skinner, Professor SJImperial College LondonMaterials 1,001,181
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 UniversitySch of Engineering 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
Understanding the critical role of interfaces and surfaces in energy materialsSkinner, Professor SJImperial College LondonMaterials 1,304,889
Unravelling halide segregation in hybrid perovskites for Si tandem photovoltaicsHerz, Professor LMUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 1,121,958
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, Professor DJUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 208,111

Total Number of Grants: 111
Total Value of Grants: £174,370,461

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