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EPSRC Support by Research Topic in Energy - Nuclear

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 Study of the Combined Effects of Displacement Damage and Helium Accumulation in Model Nuclear MaterialsDonnelly, Professor SUniversity of HuddersfieldSch of Computing and Engineering 889,839
A whole-life approach to the development of high integrity welding technologies for Generation IV fast reactorsSmith, Professor M CUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 1,024,548
A whole-life approach to the development of high integrity welding technologies for Generation IV fast reactorsSmith, Professor M CUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 1,024,548
A whole-life approach to the development of high integrity welding technologies for Generation IV fast reactorsSmith, Professor M CUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 1,024,548
Adaptation and Resilience of Coastal Energy SupplyPlater, Professor AJUniversity of LiverpoolGeography and Planning 1,415,336
Advanced Nuclear MaterialsRoberts, Professor SUniversity of OxfordMaterials 1,415,296
Advanced Radioactive Waste Treatment using Nanostructured Hybrid Composites (NaSHC).Bond, Professor GUniversity of Central LancashireSch of Forensic and Investigative Sci 183,809
Advanced structural analysis for the UK nuclear renaissanceCoules, Dr H EUniversity of BristolMechanical Engineering 289,499
Advanced Waste Management Strategies for High Dose Spent AdsorbentsHyatt, Professor NUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 204,972
Advanced Waste Management Strategies for High Dose Spent AdsorbentsLee, Professor WEImperial College LondonMaterials 191,687
Advanced Waste Management Strategies for Technetium and Iodine in the Nuclear Fuel CycleHyatt, Professor NUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 526,604
Advanced Waste Treatment using Nanostructured Hybrid CompositesHarwood, Professor LMUniversity of ReadingChemistry 202,604
An innovative, multi-scale, real-time approach to the understanding of deformation and fracture in irradiated nuclear reactor core graphitesLiu, Dr D DUniversity of OxfordMaterials 311,689
An ultrasonic measurement system and its robotic deployment into vessels for the combined assessment of debris condition and water leakageDrinkwater, Professor BUniversity of BristolMechanical Engineering 293,546
ASPIRE: Advanced Self-Powered sensor units in Intense Radiation EnvironmentsScott, Professor TBUniversity of BristolInterface Analysis Centre 874,924
Atomistic Scale Study of Radiation Effects in ABO3 PerovskitesGrimes, Professor RWImperial College LondonMaterials 240,879
Atomistic Scale Study of Radiation Effects in ABO3 PerovskitesWhittle, Professor KRUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 290,217
Atomistic Scale Study of Radiation Effects in ABO3 PerovskitesBagot, Dr PAJUniversity of OxfordMaterials 960,559
Carbides for Future Fission Environments (CAFFE)Farnan, Dr IUniversity of CambridgeEarth Sciences 437,733
Carbides for Future Fission Environments (CAFFE)Lee, Professor WEImperial College LondonMaterials 455,217
Carbides for Future Fission Environments (CAFFE)Frankel, Dr PGUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 363,605
CHaracterisation, Imaging and MaPping of fuel debris for safe retrieval (CHIMP)Corkhill, Dr CUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 253,279
Corrosion and hydrogen pick-up mechanisms in zirconium nuclear fuel cladding alloys in active environmentsGrovenor, Professor CUniversity of OxfordMaterials 579,688
Creep and Creep-Fatigue Crack Growth Mechanisms in Alloy 709Bowen, Professor PUniversity of BirminghamMetallurgy and Materials 420,446
Critical Analysis of Spent Fuel Structure in Radionuclide ReleaseCorkhill, Dr CUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 1,192,883
Decommissioning, Immobilisation and Storage soluTIons for NuClear wasTe InVEntories (DISTINCTIVE)Fairweather, Professor MUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 4,905,730
Delivering Enhanced Through-Life Nuclear Asset ManagementMcArthur, Professor SUniversity of StrathclydeElectronic and Electrical Engineering 2,160,698
Delivering Enhanced Through-Life Nuclear Asset ManagementMcArthur, Professor SUniversity of StrathclydeElectronic and Electrical Engineering 2,160,698
Delivering Enhanced Through-Life Nuclear Asset ManagementMcArthur, Professor SUniversity of StrathclydeElectronic and Electrical Engineering 2,160,698
Design and Maintenance of Nuclear Safety Systems for Life Extension (DaMSSLE)Andrews, Professor JUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 557,930
Developing Innovative Radiation Measurement Technologies for DecommissioningFraga, Professor EUCLChemical Engineering 253,038
Development of Advanced Ceramic Breeder Materials for Fusion EnergyMurphy, Dr SLancaster UniversityEngineering 100,914
Development of Novel Treatments for Carbon-based radioactive wastesRenshaw, Dr JCUniversity of StrathclydeCivil and Environmental Engineering 202,034
Development of solidification techniques with minimised water content for safe storage of secondary radioactive aqueous wastes in FukushimaKinoshita, Dr HUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 311,313
Diffusion Bonding Titanium Alloys to Stainless SteelsShirzadi, Dr AOpen UniversityFaculty of Sci, Tech, Eng & Maths (STEM) 30,890
Effect of Zr on the microstructure of corrosion resistant ODS steelsGrovenor, Professor CUniversity of OxfordMaterials 290,366
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Nuclear Fission- Next Generation NuclearLivens, Professor FUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 5,181,479
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Nuclear Energy: Building UK Civil Nuclear Skills for Global Markets.Vandeperre, Dr LJMImperial College LondonMaterials 4,153,664
Extended Gyrokinetic Modelling for Dynamic FlowsMcMillan, Dr BFUniversity of WarwickPhysics 328,689
Extraction of radionuclides by functionalised silica coated magnetic nanoparticles and their subsequent vitrification.Harwood, Professor LMUniversity of ReadingChemistry 120,287
Feasibility of the use of frozen walls in molten salt fast reactors (MSFR-FW)Moulinec, Dr CSTFC Laboratories (Grouped)Scientific Computing Department 201,736
From Processing to Simulated In-Reactor Performance of Zr Cladding.Preuss, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 491,287
From Processing to Simulated In-Reactor Performance of Zr Cladding.Whittle, Professor KRUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 24,480
Generalised high-order Eulerian Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics for internal flows applied to flow-induced vibration and nuclear tube banksLind, Dr S JUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 691,208
Glass-Ceramic Wasteforms for High Level Wastes from Advanced Nuclear Fuel ReprocessingHyatt, Professor NUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 419,974
Glass-Ceramics: Damaging Bubble FormationWhittle, Professor KRUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 423,258
Grace TimeWalker, Dr SImperial College LondonDept of Mechanical Engineering 681,131
High Fidelity Ion Beam Simulation of High Dose Neutron IrradiationPreuss, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 507,738
Imaging and location of fast neutron emissions by real-time time-of-flightJoyce, Professor MJLancaster UniversityEngineering 530,918
Indo - UK: Premature, Oscillation-Induced Critical Heat Flux ("Premature OICHF")Walker, Dr SImperial College LondonDept of Mechanical Engineering 112,729
Indo-UK Civil Nuclear NetworkWalker, Dr SImperial College LondonDept of Mechanical Engineering 204,533
Industrial Doctorate Centre: Nuclear EngineeringBillowes, Professor JUniversity of Manchester, ThePhysics and Astronomy 3,594,778
Innovation in the Design of Improved Actinide Selective Extractants Suitable for use in Large Scale Spent Nuclear Fuel ReprocessingLewis, Dr F WNorthumbria, University ofFac of Health and Life Sciences 100,704
Innovative Forging and Fabrication Solutions for the Energy SectorWynne, Professor BPUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 119,903
Innovative Forging and Fabrication Solutions for the Nuclear IndustryAsquith, Dr DTSheffield Hallam UniversityFaculty of Arts Computing Eng and Sci 138,010
Innovative separation of Caesium and Strontium using flotation and magnetic particles, to convert large waste volumes into small waste packagesHarbottle, Dr DUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 317,663
Investigation of the safe removal of fuel debris: multi-physics simulationPain, Professor CCImperial College LondonEarth Science and Engineering 504,023
JUNO: A Network for Japan - UK Nuclear OpportunitiesHyatt, Professor NUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 488,145
Linking Microstructure to Neutron Irradiation Defects in Advanced Manufacture of SteelsMoody, Dr M PUniversity of OxfordMaterials 401,198
Linking Microstructure to Neutron Irradiation Defects in Advanced Manufacture of SteelsWenman, Dr MRImperial College LondonMaterials 665,030
Linking Microstructure to Neutron Irradiation Defects in Advanced Manufacture of SteelsBurke, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 490,055
Mechanisms of Retention and Transport of Fission Products in Virgin and Irradiated Nuclear GraphiteJones, Dr ANUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 368,356
Mechanisms of Retention and Transport of Fission Products in Virgin and Irradiated Nuclear GraphiteHeggie, Professor MILoughborough UniversityChemistry 319,922
Modeling and Validation of Irradiation Damage in Ni-based Alloys for Long-Term LWR Applications (US/UK)Burke, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 408,180
Modelling of glasses as nuclear waste formsTrachenko, Dr KQueen Mary University of LondonPhysics 367,991
New Nuclear Manufacturing (NNUMAN)Preuss, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 4,115,477
Novel intensified liquid-liquid contactors for mass transfer in sustainable energy generation.Angeli, Professor PUCLChemical Engineering 197,725
Nuclear Fission Research, Science and Technology DTC (Nuclear FiRST)- Underpinning UK Energy and Defence StrategiesLivens, Professor FUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 7,071,238
Nuclear Universities Consortium for Learning, Engagement And Research: NUCLEARGrimes, Professor RWImperial College LondonMaterials 15,534,654
PACIFIC - Providing a Nuclear Fuel Cycle in the UK for Implementing Carbon ReductionsAbram, Professor TJUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 3,053,898
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
Predictive Modelling for Nuclear EngineeringBuchan, Dr AGQueen Mary University of LondonSchool of Engineering & Materials Scienc 464,161
Radiation Damage in Nanoporous Nuclear MaterialsWebb, Professor RPUniversity of SurreyATI Electronics 287,062
Radiation Damage in Nanoporous Nuclear MaterialsHinks, Dr JAUniversity of HuddersfieldSch of Computing and Engineering 390,552
Radiation effects and differential damage in binary carbide hybridsWhittle, Professor KRUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 19,801
RADIATION RESISTANT HIGH ENTROPY ALLOYS FOR FAST REACTOR CLADDING APPLICATIONSArmstrong, Dr DUniversity of OxfordMaterials 436,933
Research on Nuclear Data measurements and evaluations for nuclear fission energy.Wright, Dr T JUniversity of Manchester, ThePhysics and Astronomy 246,737
Robotic systems for retrieval of contaminated material from hazardous zonesStolkin, Dr RUniversity of BirminghamMechanical Engineering 556,624
Robotics for Nuclear EnvironmentsLennox, Professor BUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 4,650,283
Robust remote sensing for multi-modal characterisation in nuclear and other extreme environmentsStolkin, Dr RUniversity of BirminghamMechanical Engineering 1,398,053
SiC fuel cladding: Macroscopic effects of radiation on mechanical and thermal properties from microstructural-scale characterisation and modellingArmstrong, Dr DUniversity of OxfordMaterials 473,482
Silicate Nanoparticles for Extraction of Radionuclides (SINNER)Ogden, Dr MDUniversity of SheffieldChemical & Biological Engineering 315,475
Silicide-Strengthened Steel - A New Method of Wear Protection within Nuclear EnvironmentsPreuss, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 200,823
Simulated Used Nuclear Fuel Dissolution as a Function of Fuel Chemistry and Near Field ConditionsCorkhill, Dr CUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 338,985
SMARTPatelli, Dr EUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 95,627
Smart on-line monitoring for nuclear power plants (SMART)Deng, Dr JLeeds Beckett UniversityBuilt Environment and Engineering 301,001
Smart on-line monitoring for nuclear power plants (SMART)Becerra, Professor VMUniversity of PortsmouthSchool of Engineering 183,212
Structural integrity characterisation of nuclear materials via nano additive manufacturingSHTERENLIKHT, Dr AUniversity of BristolMechanical Engineering 201,747
Technology development to evaluate dose rate distribution in PCV and to search for fuel debris submerged in waterJoyce, Professor MJLancaster UniversityEngineering 405,515
The UK National Nuclear User Facilites Working GroupGrovenor, Professor CUniversity of OxfordMaterials 30,246
Three Dimensional Optical Imaging of Neptunium Redox Speciation-A Feasibility StudyNatrajan, Dr LSUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 196,048
TORONE - TOtal characterisation for Remote Observation in Nuclear EnvironmentsMartin, Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheChem Eng and Analytical Science 1,284,072
Understanding the In-Reactor Performance of Advanced Ceramic Cladding MaterialsAbram, Professor TJUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 244,598
Understanding the mechanisms controlling low potential stress corrosion cracking in nuclear reactorsLozano-Perez, Professor SUniversity of OxfordMaterials 1,412,712
UNIGRAF: Understanding and Improving Graphite for Advanced nuclear FissionMarrow, Professor JUniversity of OxfordMaterials 203,718
UNIGRAF: Understanding and improving graphite for nuclear fissionFlewitt, Professor PUniversity of BristolInterface Analysis Centre 130,709
UNIGRAF: Understanding and Improving Graphite for Nuclear FissionWu, Dr HLoughborough UniversityMaterials 487,539

Total Number of Grants: 97
Total Value of Grants: £95,794,125

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