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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Photonic materials

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 (£)
"Graphene nanophotonics: Smaller, stronger, faster"Hendry, Professor EUniversity of ExeterPhysics 967,015
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 platform for future development and application of the ONETEP softwareHaynes, Professor PDImperial College LondonMaterials 995,342
A systematic investigation of plasmonics in the non-classical regime with two-dimensional materialsHuang, Dr FQueen's University of BelfastSch of Mathematics and Physics 99,377
ADEPT - Advanced Devices by ElectroPlaTingBartlett, Professor PNUniversity of SouthamptonSchool of Chemistry 6,331,952
Advanced Materials Characterisation Suite in the Maxwell Centre, University of CambridgeParker, Professor MUniversity of CambridgePhysics 63,651
An Atomic Force Microscopy study of buried InAs/GaAs quantum-dot single-photon sourcesSapienza, Dr LUniversity of SouthamptonSchool of Physics and Astronomy 14,413
Application for Strategic Equipment: Wafer Bonder at LCNDonaldson, Professor N. de N.UCLMedical Physics and Biomedical Eng 19,919
Applications of Epitaxial lift off technology for II-VI semiconductorsKar, Professor AKHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 388,038
Asymmetric Synthesis and Study of Platinum Metallahelicenes in Circularly Polarised Phosphorescent Organic Light Emitting Diodes (CP-PHOLEDs)Fuchter, Dr MJImperial College LondonDept of Chemistry 355,949
Beyond Blue: New Horizons in NitridesDawson, Professor PUniversity of Manchester, ThePhysics and Astronomy 464,496
Beyond Blue: New Horizons in Nitrides (Platform Grant Renewal)Humphreys, Professor Sir CUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 979,288
Bid for new Electron-Beam Lithography ToolCalder, Professor MUniversity of GlasgowCollege of Science and Engineering 2,000,000
Blue-emitting Phosphors for Solid State Lighting ApplicationsZysman-Colman, Dr EUniversity of St AndrewsChemistry 348,060
Cambridge NanoScience through Engineering to Application Doctoral Training Centre: Assembly of Functional NanoMaterials and NanoDevicesBaumberg, Professor JJUniversity of CambridgePhysics 6,758,719
Chalcogenide Photonic TechnologiesRarity, Professor JUniversity of BristolElectrical and Electronic Engineering 559,500
Chalcogenide Photonic TechnologiesHewak, Professor DUniversity of SouthamptonOptoelectronics Research Centre 594,605
Challenging the Limits of Photonics:structured lightDholakia, Professor KUniversity of St AndrewsPhysics and Astronomy 4,450,960
Control of spin and coherence in electronic excitations in organic and hybrid organic/inorganic semiconductor structuresFriend, Professor Sir RUniversity of CambridgePhysics 5,125,274
CORNERSTONE: Capability for OptoelectRoNics, mEtamateRialS, nanoTechnOlogy aNd sEnsingReed, Professor GTUniversity of SouthamptonOptoelectronics Research Centre 2,267,121
Diamond for Image Intensifier and Photodetection ApplicationsWilliams, Professor OACardiff UniversitySchool of Physics and Astronomy 228,515
Diamond for Image Intensifier and Photodetection ApplicationsJackman, Professor RBUCLLondon Centre for Nanotechnology 462,798
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
Electronic-Photonic Convergence: A Platform GrantReed, Professor GTUniversity of SouthamptonOptoelectronics Research Centre 1,477,730
Energy and the Physical Sciences: Semiconductor III-V Quantum-Dot Solar Cells on Silicon SubstratesRorison, Professor JUniversity of BristolElectrical and Electronic Engineering 356,624
Energy and the Physical Sciences: Semiconductor III-V Quantum-Dot Solar Cells on Silicon SubstratesLiu, Professor HUCLElectronic and Electrical Engineering 600,519
Engineering single emitters in silicon based devicesPoliti, Dr AUniversity of SouthamptonSchool of Physics and Astronomy 91,308
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Computational Methods for Materials SciencePayne, Professor MCUniversity of CambridgePhysics 4,521,213
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Condensed Matter PhysicsHayden, Professor SUniversity of BristolPhysics 4,275,429
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Electromagnetic MetamaterialsSambles, Professor JRUniversity of ExeterPhysics 4,976,857
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Functional Materials: The BCFNMcMaster, Dr TJUniversity of BristolPhysics 4,553,545
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 Theory and Simulation of MaterialsMostofi, Dr AImperial College LondonDept of Physics 4,356,843
EPSRC-Royal Society fellowship engagement (2013): Solid State Cavity QED with Graphene Bilayers: a Tunable Photonic Material for Novel Quantum TechnolDe Liberato, Dr SUniversity of SouthamptonSchool of Physics and Astronomy 243,232
Functionalised optical fibre multiparameter sensing platform for monitoring during artificial ventilationKorposh, Dr SUniversity of NottinghamDiv of Electrical Systems and Optics 100,554
GaAsP-GaAs nanowire quantum dots for novel quantum emittersMowbray, Professor DUniversity of SheffieldPhysics and Astronomy 491,886
GaAsP-GaAs nanowire quantum dots for novel quantum emittersSanchez, Dr AUniversity of WarwickPhysics 456,826
GaAsP-GaAs nanowire quantum dots for novel quantum emittersLiu, Professor HUCLElectronic and Electrical Engineering 779,029
GRAPHENE-ENABLED CMOS RECONFIGURABLE OPTO-FLUIDICS: TOWARDS ON-CHIP ARCHITECTING OF METADEVICESBaldycheva, Dr AAUniversity of ExeterEngineering Computer Science and Maths 101,062
High speed multi-level phase devices for active spatial controlMehl, Professor GUniversity of HullPhysical Sciences 322,045
High speed spatial light modulators with analogue phase control for next generation imaging, photonics, and laser manufacturingMorris, Professor SUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 347,004
High speed spatial light modulators with analogue phase control for next generation imaging, photonics, and laser manufacturingWilkinson, Professor TUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 336,680
Hybrid PolaritonicsKavokin, Professor AUniversity of SouthamptonSchool of Physics and Astronomy 5,123,946
Hyperuniform Disordered Photonic MaterialsSapienza, Dr RKings College LondonPhysics 375,725
Hyperuniform Disordered Photonic MaterialsFlorescu, Dr MUniversity of SurreyATI Physics 356,874
Hysteretic photochromic switching (HPS) of europium-magnesium defects in gallium nitride: a potential route to a new solid-state qubitODonnell, Professor KUniversity of StrathclydePhysics 508,002
III-V Semiconductor Nanowires: Attaining Control over Doping and HeterointerfacesJohnston, Professor MBUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 630,500
Iminoboronate Polymers as Dynamically Adaptable, Photoactive MaterialsNitschke, Professor JRUniversity of CambridgeChemistry 610,094
Laser-engineered nanocomposites for sensing applicationsZolotovskaya, Dr SALancaster UniversityEngineering 101,079
Laser-engineered nanocomposites for sensing applicationsZolotovskaya, Dr SALancaster UniversityEngineering 101,079
Laser-Engineered Silicon: Manufacturing Low Cost Photonic SystemsPeacock, Professor AUniversity of SouthamptonOptoelectronics Research Centre 570,518
Manufacturing of nano-engineered III-nitride semiconductorsShields, Dr PAUniversity of BathElectronic and Electrical Engineering 2,401,894
Mapping the mesoscale structural landscape using "sculpted" chiral plasmonic fieldsKadodwala, Professor MUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Chemistry 1,070,990
Mathematical fundamentals of Metamaterials for multiscale Physics and MechanicsCraster, Professor RImperial College LondonDept of Mathematics 2,551,402
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
Nanomaterials for Smart Data StorageHewak, Professor DUniversity of SouthamptonOptoelectronics Research Centre 211,227
Nano-Optics to controlled Nano-Chemistry Programme Grant (NOtCH)Baumberg, Professor JJUniversity of CambridgePhysics 4,644,894
Nanoscale Engineering of Dyes for Liquid Crystal Device ApplicationsGoodby, Professor JWUniversity of YorkChemistry 702,457
NEMESIS: NEw Mathematics for Materials Modelling in the Engineering Sciences and Industrial SectorsParnell, Professor WUniversity of Manchester, TheMathematics 1,094,685
Neon Focussed-Ion-Beam NanofabricationWarburton, Professor PAUCLLondon Centre for Nanotechnology 43,571
Next generation white LEDs using hybrid inorganic/organic semiconductor nanostructures for general illumination and wireless communicationMartin, Professor RWUniversity of StrathclydePhysics 274,705
Next generation white LEDs using hybrid inorganic/organic semiconductor nanostructures for general illumination and wireless communicationWang, Professor TUniversity of SheffieldElectronic and Electrical Engineering 392,369
Non-polar nitride quantum dots for application in single photon sourcesTaylor, Professor RAUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 467,349
Non-polar nitride quantum dots for application in single photon sourcesOliver, Dr RAUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 497,100
Novel InSb quantum dots monolithically grown on silicon for low cost mid-infrared light emitting diodesCarrington, Dr PLancaster UniversityEngineering 99,720
NOWNANO DTC: A North West Nanoscience Doctoral Training CentreGrigorieva, Professor IUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 4,920,206
OLEDs without Iridium. 100% efficient triplet harvesting by Thermally Activated Delayed Fluorescence.Monkman, Professor ADurham, University ofPhysics 791,298
Optical Fabrication and Imaging Facility for three-dimensional sub-micron designer materials for bioengineering and photonicsMaier, Professor SAImperial College LondonDept of Physics 10,527
Polaritonics for Quantum Technology ApplicationsKavokin, Professor AUniversity of SouthamptonSchool of Physics and Astronomy 974,903
Printed optics by ultrafast laser nanostructuring of glassKazansky, Professor PUniversity of SouthamptonOptoelectronics Research Centre 447,890
Programmable nano-assembly of plasmonic materials for molecular interactionsBaumberg, Professor JJUniversity of CambridgePhysics 794,457
Quantum Dot Architecture NanodynamicsJesson, Professor D ECardiff UniversitySchool of Physics and Astronomy 432,289
Quantum Technology Capital: Epitaxy Cluster Tool to Enable Next-Generation Quantum Dots for Quantum Technology ApplicationsSkolnick, Professor MUniversity of SheffieldPhysics and Astronomy 2,190,826
Queen's University Belfast Imaging and Patterning CentreMcElnay, Professor JQueen's University of BelfastThe Vice Chancellors Office 1,826,476
REACTIVE PLASMONICS: OPTICAL CONTROL OF ELECTRONIC PROCESSES AT INTERFACES FOR NANOSCALE PHYSICS, CHEMISTRY AND METROLOGYZayats, Professor AKings College LondonPhysics 4,813,001
Realising a solid state photomultiplier and infrared detectors through Bismide containing semiconductorsSweeney, Professor SJUniversity of SurreyATI Physics 344,863
Realising a solid state photomultiplier and infrared detectors through bismide containing semiconductorsTan, Professor CUniversity of SheffieldElectronic and Electrical Engineering 513,356
Roll-to-roll Self-assembly of Advanced Photonic NanoMaterials (R2R-4Photonics)Baumberg, Professor JJUniversity of CambridgePhysics 970,063
Self assembly of two dimensional colloidal alloys for metamaterials applicationsBuzza, Dr DMAUniversity of HullPhysical Sciences 654,934
Semiconductor Integrated Quantum Optical CircuitsSkolnick, Professor MUniversity of SheffieldPhysics and Astronomy 5,040,713
Semiconductor Quantum Photonics: Control of Spin, Exciton and Photon Interactions by Nano-Photonic DesignSkolnick, Professor MUniversity of SheffieldPhysics and Astronomy 5,638,689
Silicon quantum dots in thermoelectric material applicationsChao, Dr YBUniversity of East AngliaChemistry 6,930
Silicon Quantum PhotonicsThompson, Professor MGUniversity of BristolPhysics 1,122,321
Single Molecule PlasmoelectronicsBeeby, Professor ADurham, University ofChemistry 343,880
Single-Molecule PlasmoelectronicsNichols, Professor RJUniversity of LiverpoolChemistry 444,776
Single-molecule studies of light-emitting polymers: observing and manipulating polymer conformation in solutionSkabara, Professor PJUniversity of StrathclydePure and Applied Chemistry 185,421
Single-molecule studies of light-emitting polymers: observing and manipulating polymer conformation in solutionPenedo, Dr CUniversity of St AndrewsPhysics and Astronomy 397,795
SPIN-LabJennings, Professor NRImperial College LondonMaterials 1,907,995
Strategic Equipment - a Dual Beam FIB/SEM with large area patterning, EBSD and nanoprobe capabilitiesSmith, Dr JMUniversity of OxfordMaterials 12,825
SYnthesizing 3D METAmaterials for RF, microwave and THz applications (SYMETA)Vardaxoglou, Professor YLoughborough UniversityWolfson Sch of Mech, Elec & Manufac Eng 4,012,827
TADF Emitters for OLEDsZysman-Colman, Dr EUniversity of St AndrewsChemistry 736,091
Telescope Windows: low-vision scopes to cloaksRobertson, Professor DDurham, University ofPhysics 418,041
Telescope windows: low-vision scopes to cloaksCourtial, Dr JKUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Physics and Astronomy 460,919
The Physics and Technology of Photonic Metadevices and MetasystemsZheludev, Professor NUniversity of SouthamptonOptoelectronics Research Centre 4,434,223
The University of St Andrews - Equipment AccountWoollins, Professor JDUniversity of St AndrewsOffice of the Principal 5,216,436
Theoretical studies of coupled quantum well excitons and microcavity dipolaritons, their transport dynamics and applications in optical devicesWilkes, Dr JOCardiff UniversitySchool of Physics and Astronomy 237,973
Ti:Sapphire Regenerative Amplified Laser System for ultrafast, high-field terahertz photonicsDean, Dr PUniversity of LeedsElectronic and Electrical Engineering 451,951
Transformable nanophotonic surfaces: fusing synthetic biology with nano-engineering to create physically reconfigurable optical materialsClark, Dr AUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 98,239
Tunable Plasmonics for Ultrafast Switching at Telecom WavelengthsFerrera, Dr MHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 101,186
Ultra-Stable High-Performance NanolasersShore, Professor ABangor UniversitySch of Electronics 389,956
Ultra-Stable High-Performance Single NanolasersWang, Professor TUniversity of SheffieldElectronic and Electrical Engineering 432,870
Underpinning Multi-User Equipment At UCLPrice, Professor DUCLOffice of Vice Provost Research 1,997,856
Understanding and Design Beyond Born-Oppenheimer using Time-Domain Vibrational SpectroscopyPenfold, Dr TJNewcastle UniversitySchool of Chemistry 258,412
Understanding and Design Beyond Born-Oppenheimer using Time-Domain Vibrational SpectroscopyMonkman, Professor ADurham, University ofPhysics 516,575
Unleashing PlasmonicsBarnes, Professor WLUniversity of ExeterPhysics 415,504

Total Number of Grants: 109
Total Value of Grants: £171,931,919

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