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Researcher Details
 
Name: Professor W Powrie
Organisation: University of Southampton
Department: Faculty of Engineering & the Environment
Current EPSRC-Supported Research Topics:
Building Ops & Management Civil Engineering Materials
Complexity Science Construction Ops & Management
Energy Efficiency Ground Engineering
Pavement Engineering Soil science
Structural Engineering Sustainable Energy Networks
Sustainable Energy Vectors Transport Ops & Management
Urban & Land Management Water Engineering

Current EPSRC Support
EP/R008787/1 STRUCTURES 2025: A HIGH FIDELITY, DATA RICH, PARADIGM FOR STRUCTURAL TESTING(C)
EP/R011257/1 UKCRIC National Linear Infrastructure Laboratory - University of Southampton(C)
EP/N017064/1 MISTRAL: Multi-scale Infrastructure Systems Analytics(C)
EP/M020177/1 Rooting for sustainable performance(C)
EP/M025276/1 The science and analytical tools to design long life, low noise railway track systems(P)
EP/L01582X/1 EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Sustainable Infrastructure Systems(P)
EP/K03765X/1 TRACK SYSTEMS FOR HIGH SPEED RAILWAYS: GETTING IT RIGHT(P)
EP/G036896/1 Industrial Doctorate Centre: Transport and the Environment(P)
Previous EPSRC Support
EP/K027050/1 ISMART(C)
EP/I012206/1 Processes, mechanics and management of wastes(P)
EP/I01344X/1 UK Infrastructure Transitions Research Consortium (ITRC): PROGRAMME GRANT: Long term dynamics of interdependent infrastructure systems(C)
EP/H030328/1 Transport of toxic metals in clay mineral barriers:Influences of mobile sorbent nanoparticles(P)
EP/I501673/1 Industrial CASE Account - Southampton 2010(P)
EP/H049010/1 Performance of Ground Energy Systems Installed in Foundations(P)
EP/H044949/1 Railway Track for the 21st Century(P)
EP/G056102/1 Infrastructure monitoring using passive remote imagery(P)
EP/H024743/1 Factor 20: reducing CO2 emissions from inland transport by a major modal shift to rail(P)
EP/H501568/1 Industrial CASE Account - Southampton 2009(P)
EP/H500243/1 Knowledge Transfer Secondments - University of Southampton(P)
EP/G016305/1 Dissolved and solid phase organic carbon influences on the sorption/desorption of hydrophobic organic contaminants in clay barriers(P)
EP/F062591/1 Development and role of structure in railway ballast(P)
EP/G501734/1 Industrial CASE Account - Southampton 2008(P)
EP/F063482/1 Long-term performance of geotechnical transport infrastructure(P)
EP/F013191/1 Biological and Engineering Impacts of Climate Change on Slopes: Learning from full scale(P)
EP/F02701X/1 Developing the public understanding of the science and engineering of sustainable waste management(P)
EP/E00654X/1 MECHANICS AND SETTLEMENT OF POST LANDFILL DIRECTIVE RESIDUAL WASTES(P)
EP/E041965/1 Science and strategies for the long-term management and remediation of landfills(P)
EP/D067111/1 Pile stabilisation of large landslides(P)
EP/D080207/1 Copy of RRUK 2: Universities' Centre for Rail Systems Research(P)
EP/D037875/1 AN EXPERIMENTAL AND ANALYTICAL STUDY OF DRY-STONE RETAINING WALLS(P)
GR/T22896/01 Micro-Mechanical Behaviour of Locked Sands(P)
GR/T25194/01 PLATFORM: Processes, mechanics & management of residual wastes(P)
GR/T18882/01 Collaborative Training Account: University of Southampton(P)
GR/S79626/01 Strategies and Technologies for Sustainable Urban Waste Management(P)
GR/S30696/01 Discrete piles for infrastructure earth slope stabilisation(P)
GR/S12784/01 Centre for Rail Systems Research(P)
GR/S07308/01 SUE TRAVEL GRANT: Infrastructure & Environment Programme - Towards a Sustainable Urban Environment (Sustainable Waste Management Consortium)(C)
GR/R72341/01 ROPA: MODELLING THE EFFECTS OF VEGETATION ON PORE PRESSURES IN SOILS(P)
GR/R03518/01 Quantification of Factors Affecting Rate & Magnitude of Secondary Settlement of Landfills(C)
GR/N30651/01 MTP: MSC IN SUSTAINABLE WASTE MANAGEMENT(P)
GR/R08759/01 Network: Network For Research Into Sustainable Waste Management (Netswam)(P)
GR/R10745/01 Beach Stabilisation By Controlled Drainage(P)
GR/R04232/01 Liquid & Gas Flow Processes In Wastes(P)
GR/N63260/01 MRES:COASTAL ENGINEERING FOR CLIMATE CHANGE(P)
GR/M92454/01 JREI: DYNAMIC PROPERTIES OF TERRESTRIAL SOILS AND MARINE SEDIMENTS(P)
GR/M95011/01 LATERAL STRESSES ON IN SITU RETAINING WALLS IN OVER CONSOLIDATED DEPOSITS: LONG TERM BEHAVIOUR(C)
GR/M89928/01 NEW TECHNIQUES IN THE APPLICATION OF ELECTRICAL IMAGING TO LANDFILLS(C)
GR/M57057/01 ROPA:3D NUMERICAL MODELLING OF SHEAR BANDS & RUPTURES IN PARTICULATE MATERIALS(P)
GR/M95035/01 LATERAL STRESSES ON IN SITU RETAINING WALLS IN OVER CONSOLIDATED DEPOSITS: EFFECT OF WALL INSTALLATION(C)
GR/M87023/01 A PARAMETRIC SENSITIVITY ANALYSIS OF LANDFILL PROCESSES(P)
GR/M57040/01 ROPA:MECHANICS OF LOCKED SANDS(P)
GR/M34256/01 CONTROL OF LEACHATE IN LANDFILLS BY PUMPING FROM VERTICAL WELLS(P)
GR/L16149/01 DEVELOPMENT OF SUSTAINABLE LANDFILL PRACTICES AND ENGINEERED LANDFILL TECHNOLOGY(P)
GR/K80273/01 THE DESIGN OF RETAINING WALLS IN WEAK ROCK(P)
GR/K80952/01 LANDFILL DRAINAGE SYSTEMS AS FIXED BED BIOREACTORS(C)
GR/K74395/01 THE DESIGN OF RETAINING WALLS IN WEAK ROCK(C)
GR/K55974/01 PROP LOADS IN LARGE BRACED EXCAVATIONS(P)
GR/K38229/01 PROP LOADS IN LARGE BRACED EXCAVATIONS(P)
GR/J13625/01 THE DESIGN OF EARTH BERMS FOR THE TEMPORARY SUPPORT OF EMBEDDED RETAINING WALLS(P)
GR/H45742/01 GROUNDWATER AND LEACHATE CONTROL AND MANAGEMENT IN LANDFILLS(C)
GR/G36364/01 FIELD STUDIES ANALYSIS AND NUMERICAL MODELLING OF IN-SITU WALLS PROPPED AT FORMATION LEVEL(P)
GR/F91643/01 LONG TERM EFFECTIVENESS OF CUT-OFF WALLS FOR POLLUTIONMIGRATION CONTROL(C)
GR/F59278/01 CHANGES IN LATERAL EARTH PRESSURE AND GROUND MOVEMENTS ASSOCIATED WITH DIAPHRAGM WALLS IN CLAY(P)
GR/F32486/01 THE DESIGN OF PORE WATER PRESSURE RELIEF SYSTEMS IN FINE GRAINED SOILS(P)
Key: (P)=Principal Investigator, (C)=Co-Investigator, (R)=Researcher Co-Investigator