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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Optical Devices and Subsystems

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 fluorescence guided steerable laser tool for precision resection of early stage cancersShephard, Dr JDHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 628,460
AirGuide PhotonicsRichardson, Professor DJUniversity of SouthamptonOptoelectronics Research Centre 6,160,545
Ceramics production: COld-cOntainer processing for Long-wavelength mid-infrared fibreoptics. (COOL)Seddon, Professor ABUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 661,245
COATED: Centre Of Advanced Training for Engineering DoctoratesSullivan, Professor JHSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 886,741
Compact visible frequency combsSorel, Professor MUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 396,611
COMPACT VISIBLE FREQUENCY COMBS: THE MISSING LINK IN A VISION OF PERVASIVE QUANTUM TIMEKEEPINGReid, Professor DHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 543,361
Consortium for advanced materials based on spin chiralityMcVitie, Professor SUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Physics and Astronomy 756,507
CORNERSTONE: Capability for OptoelectRoNics, mEtamateRialS, nanoTechnOlogy aNd sEnsingReed, Professor GTUniversity of SouthamptonOptoelectronics Research Centre 2,267,121
Diamond in Advanced Technology with Optical Machining (DIATOM)Salter, Dr PSUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 986,850
Engineering Photonic Quantum TechnologiesRarity, Professor JUniversity of BristolPhysics 5,062,360
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Applied PhotonicsReid, Professor DHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 4,462,457
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Delivering Quantum TechnologiesBrowne, Professor DUCLLondon Centre for Nanotechnology 5,004,658
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Future Communications 2: : Training Tomorrow's Internet InnovatorsBull, Professor DUniversity of BristolElectrical and Electronic Engineering 3,035,047
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Integrated Photonic and Electronic SystemsSeeds, Professor AJUCLElectronic and Electrical Engineering 4,259,176
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Photonic Integration and Advanced Data StorageBowman, Professor RQueen's University of BelfastSch of Mathematics and Physics 3,000,000
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Quantum EngineeringTurner, Dr P SUniversity of BristolPhysics 4,876,030
EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Laser-based Production ProcessesHand, Professor DHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 5,571,751
EPSRC High Value Manufacturing Catapult Fellowship CentreRidgway, Professor KUniversity of SheffieldAdvanced Manufacturing Res Centre Boeing 995,080
EPSRC IRC Proteus - Multiplexed 'Touch and Tell' Optical Molecular Sensing and Imaging - Lifetime and BeyondBradley, Professor MUniversity of EdinburghSch of Chemistry 3,852,992
EPSRC National Epitaxy FacilityHeffernan, Professor JUniversity of SheffieldElectronic and Electrical Engineering 7,651,274
FIBRE-LASER PUMPED DIAMOND RAMAN LASERS FOR LIDAR AND CLEAR PLASTICS WELDINGKemp, Professor AJUniversity of StrathclydeInst of Photonics 729,656
Fibre-laser pumped diamond Raman lasers for Lidar and clear plastics weldingNilsson, Professor LJAUniversity of SouthamptonOptoelectronics Research Centre 659,484
Future Advanced Metrology HubJiang, Professor Dame XUniversity of HuddersfieldSch of Computing and Engineering 10,306,413
Giant magneto-optic response in rare-earth doped glasses and manufacturing of related devices and sensorsBrambilla, Professor GUniversity of SouthamptonOptoelectronics Research Centre 806,862
GRAPHENE-ENABLED CMOS RECONFIGURABLE OPTO-FLUIDICS: TOWARDS ON-CHIP ARCHITECTING OF METADEVICESBaldycheva, Dr AAUniversity of ExeterEngineering Computer Science and Maths 101,062
Hollow antiresonant fibres for visible and ultraviolet beam deliveryKnight, Professor JUniversity of BathPhysics 345,155
Hollow antiresonant fibres for visible and ultraviolet beam deliveryHand, Professor DHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 362,024
HyperTerahertz - High precision terahertz spectroscopy and microscopyDavies, Professor AGUniversity of LeedsElectronic and Electrical Engineering 6,517,861
In-situ Interference lithography: a new manufacturing approach for the production of nanostructured arraysHopkinson, Professor MUniversity of SheffieldElectronic and Electrical Engineering 783,931
Laser Pulse Generation by Dynamically Controlling Purcell Factor in Nanophotonic CavitiesJin, Dr CUniversity of SheffieldElectronic and Electrical Engineering 100,829
Low-Profile Ultra-Wideband Wide-Scanning Multi-Function Beam-Steerable Array AntennasGao, Professor SUniversity of KentSch of Engineering & Digital Arts 658,096
Multiplexed 'Touch and Tell' Optical Molecular Sensing and ImagingBradley, Professor MUniversity of EdinburghSch of Chemistry 9,429,405
MURI - MIRMarangos, Professor JImperial College LondonDept of Physics 3,487,285
Nanocomposite materials for sensing in next-generation minimally-invasive medical devicesNoimark, Dr SUCLMedical Physics and Biomedical Eng 582,276
National Dark Fibre Infrastructure ServiceSeeds, Professor AJUCLElectronic and Electrical Engineering 2,500,000
Petabit Energy Aware Capacity Enhancement (PEACE)Ellis, Professor ADAston UniversitySch of Engineering and Applied Science 1,163,889
Photonic Phase Conjugation Systems (PHOS)Ellis, Professor ADAston UniversitySch of Engineering and Applied Science 902,113
Quantum Technology Capital: Quantum Photonic Integrated Circuits (QuPIC)Thompson, Professor MGUniversity of BristolPhysics 4,574,889
RCUK Catapult Researchers in Residence (HVM MTC) - Application of novel optical positioning & orientation instrumentation in manufacturing roboticsCharrett, Dr TOHCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 50,000
Smart single-photon sensors for ultra-fast 3D visionGyongy, Dr IUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 546,842
Surface Nanoscale Axial Photonics (SNAP)Sumetsky, Professor MAston UniversitySch of Engineering and Applied Science 916,352
TADF Emitters for OLEDsZysman-Colman, Dr EUniversity of St AndrewsChemistry 736,091
Ultimate Passive Optical Network (UPON)Doran, Professor NJAston UniversitySch of Engineering and Applied Science 777,148

Total Number of Grants: 43
Total Value of Grants: £108,095,929

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