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EPSRC Support by Research Topic in Energy - Marine & Hydropower

We classify grants using one or more research topics. Value is the total value of the grants awarded, not the proportion assigned to different research topics, so it does not show the level of investment in different research areas.

Grant TitlePrincipal
Investigator
OrganisationDepartmentTotal Grant
Value (£)
A CCP on Wave/Structure Interaction: CCP-WSIGreaves, Professor DUniversity of PlymouthSch of Marine Science & Engineering 483,159
A new simulation and optimisation platform for marine technologyWeiland, Dr MUniversity of EdinburghEdinburgh Parallel Computing Centre 46,284
A new simulation and optimisation platform for marine technologyPiggott, Professor MDImperial College LondonEarth Science and Engineering 434,711
A new simulation and optimisation platform for marine technologyFarrell, Dr PEUniversity of OxfordMathematical Institute 76,550
All Electrical Drive Train for Marine Energy Converters (EDRIVE-MEC)Mueller, Professor MUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 856,132
Design Feasibility Study for a Low Velocity Tidal Stream TurbineO'Doherty, Dr D MUniversity of South WalesFaculty of Computing, Eng. and Science 198,629
Dynamic Loadings on Turbines in a Tidal Array (DyLoTTA)O'Doherty, Professor TCardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 803,546
EcoWatt2050Side, Professor JHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Energy, Geosci, Infrast & Society 947,656
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Renewable Energy Marine Structures (REMS)Brennan, Professor FPCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 3,984,294
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Wind and Marine Energy SystemsLeithead, Professor WEUniversity of StrathclydeElectronic and Electrical Engineering 3,893,966
Establishing the performance implications of employing lower cost methods for the manufacture of large scale tidal turbine rotors (EPICTidal)Teixeira, Dr JAACranfield UniversitySchool of Water, Energy and Environment 78,744
Extension of UKCMER Core Research, Industry and International EngagementWallace, Professor RUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 795,262
FloWTurb: Response of Tidal Energy Converters to Combined Tidal Flow, Waves, and TurbulenceVenugopal, Dr VUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 745,542
Industrial Doctoral Centre for Offshore Renewable Energy (IDCORE)Ingram, Professor DMUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 6,499,212
MARLIN Modular Floating Platform for Offshore Wind : Concept AssessmentBlackwell, Dr P LUniversity of StrathclydeDesign Manufacture and Engineering Man 80,640
MARLIN Modular Floating Platform for Offshore Wind: Concept AssessmentO'Brien, Mr RWUniversity of SunderlandComputing Engineering and Technology 50,526
Measurable metrics for characterisation of large-scale turbulent structures in tidal races for the marine tidal energy industryAustin, Dr MJBangor UniversitySch of Ocean Sciences 145,055
Mid-stage development of the CCell Wave Energy ConverterHillis, Dr AJUniversity of BathMechanical Engineering 572,717
Partnership for Research In Marine Renewable Energy (PRIMaRE)Greaves, Professor DUniversity of PlymouthSch of Marine Science & Engineering 240,608
Platforms for Tidal Energy ConvertersCollu, Dr MCranfield UniversitySchool of Water, Energy and Environment 26,256
Reusing existing ship structures for large capacity wave energy conversion (RESWEC)Trarieux, Dr FCranfield UniversitySchool of Water, Energy and Environment 48,058
STORM - Specialized Thimbles for Offshore Renewable Marine energy applicationsMcKay, Dr BBrunel University LondonInst of Materials & Manufacturing: BCAST 101,149
STORM - Specialized Thimbles for Offshore Renewable Marine energy applicationsMcKay, Dr BBrunel University LondonInst of Materials & Manufacturing: BCAST 101,149
SURFTEC: SUrvivability and Reliability of Floating Tidal Energy ConvertersWilliams, Dr AJSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 508,199
The Multi-float WaveSub Wave Energy ConverterHillis, Dr AJUniversity of BathMechanical Engineering 50,553
Tidal array cost reduction: Testing a removable nacelle design for DeltaStream TechnologyMasters, Dr ISwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 112,269
TorqTidal: Mitigating Torque Pulsations in Tidal Current TurbinesShek, Dr JUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 100,348
United Kingdom Centre for Marine Energy ResearchWallace, Professor RUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 1,517,202
Wave Energy Converter for small communitiesKyte, Mr AUniversity of PlymouthSch of Marine Science & Engineering 98,633

Total Number of Grants: 29
Total Value of Grants: £23,597,051

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