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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Engineering Design

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 hybrid precision manufacturing platform for next-generation of nanoscale productsLuo, Professor XUniversity of StrathclydeDesign Manufacture and Engineering Man 766,513
A Multiscale Digital Twin-Driven Smart Manufacturing System for High Value-Added ProductsLuo, Professor XUniversity of StrathclydeDesign Manufacture and Engineering Man 2,805,908
A Step Change in LMIC Prosthetics Provision through Computer Aided Design, Actimetry and Database TechnologiesDickinson, Dr AUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 909,511
AFM-based nano-machining: developing and validating a novel modelling approach for effective process implementation in nanotechnology applicationsBrousseau, Dr EBCardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 692,656
Algorithms for Industrial Demand-Side Management Under UncertaintyTsay, Dr CImperial College LondonComputing 350,543
Assuring the quality of design descriptions through the use of design configuration spacesMcKay, Professor AUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 1,204,456
Centre of Excellence for Hybrid Thermal Propulsion SystemsDavy, Dr MHUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 4,793,982
CMMI-EPSRC - Right First Time Manufacture of Pharmaceuticals (RiFTMaP)Litster, Professor JDUniversity of SheffieldChemical & Biological Engineering 1,543,633
Cognitive Chemical ManufacturingBourne, Dr RAUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 2,007,487
Combining Chemical Robotics and Statistical Methods to Discover Complex Functional ProductsLapkin, Professor AUniversity of CambridgeChemical Engineering and Biotechnology 1,227,510
Connected Everything II: Accelerating Digital Manufacturing Research Collaboration and InnovationSharples, Professor SUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 1,065,313
DERC: Digital Economy Research CentreKirk, Professor DNewcastle UniversitySch of Computing 4,051,357
Design and direct metal laser sintering of replacement heart valvesBressloff, Professor NWUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 474,978
Design and green manufacturing of functional nanomaterialsPatwardhan, Professor SVUniversity of SheffieldChemical & Biological Engineering 1,011,132
Designing the Future: Resilient Trans-Disciplinary Design EngineersNewnes, Professor LBUniversity of BathMechanical Engineering 1,787,703
Development and Demonstration of an Effective Optimisation Approach for Large-scale Chemical Production SchedulingLI, Dr JUniversity of Manchester, TheChem Eng and Analytical Science 245,055
Digital Circular Electrochemical Economy (DCEE)Shah, Professor NImperial College LondonChemical Engineering 964,621
Digital Manufacturing on a Shoestring [Digital Shoestring]McFarlane, Professor DUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 1,667,135
Digital twins for improved dynamic designWagg, Professor DJUniversity of SheffieldMechanical Engineering 5,112,624
Diode-pumped Ti:sapphire lasers: a manufacturable platform for precision photonicsKemp, Professor AJUniversity of StrathclydeInst of Photonics 935,452
Elastic Manufacturing systems - a platform for dynamic, resilient and cost-effective manufacturing servicesRatchev, Professor SMUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 2,803,659
Embedded Integrated Intelligent Systems for ManufacturingWest, Professor AALoughborough UniversityWolfson Sch of Mech, Elec & Manufac Eng 1,608,257
Enabling Next Generation Additive ManufacturingHague, Professor RJUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 5,852,466
Engineering Microbial-Induced Carbonate Precipitation via Meso-Scale SimulationsJefferson, Professor TCardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 54,008
Engineering Microbial-Induced Carbonate Precipitation via Meso-Scale SimulationsGebhard, Dr SUniversity of BathBiology and Biochemistry 356,353
Engineering Microbial-Induced Carbonate Precipitation via Meso-Scale SimulationsOfiteru, Dr INewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 604,550
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Future Propulsion and PowerPullan, Professor GUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 7,377,762
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Machining ScienceMarshall, Professor MBJUniversity of SheffieldMechanical Engineering 2,749,602
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Next Generation Computational ModellingRichardson, Dr ESUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 3,992,775
EPSRC NetworkPlus In Digitalised Surface Manufacturing: Towards "World's Best" ProcessesMatthews, Professor AUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 1,015,120
ESTEEM: Energy efficient and Safe out-of-oven manufacTuring for compositE materials with intEgrated MultifunctionalitiesZhang, Dr HQueen Mary University of LondonSchool of Engineering & Materials Scienc 395,947
Future Electrical Machines Manufacturing HubJewell, Professor GUniversity of SheffieldElectronic and Electrical Engineering 10,455,745
Getting a grip: from the science of robotic attachment to innovation and deploymentSareh, Dr SRoyal College of ArtSchool of Design 404,099
High-Volume Composites Manufacturing Cell with Digital Twinning CapabilityWarrior, Professor NUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 454,736
Improving the product development process through integrated revision control and twinning of digital-physical models during prototypingHicks, Professor BJUniversity of BristolMechanical Engineering 1,653,338
Inline virtual qualification from 3D X-ray imaging for high-value manufacturingEvans, Dr LSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 1,025,110
LightForm: Embedding Materials Engineering in Manufacturing with Light AlloysQuinta da Fonseca, Professor JUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 4,827,337
LIVEBIO: Light-weight Verification for Synthetic BiologyKonur, Dr SUniversity of BradfordFaculty of Engineering and Informatics 352,363
Machining metre-sized gratings with nanometre accuracyBuscher, Dr DFUniversity of CambridgePhysics 758,973
Manufacturing Bio-inspired "Artificial Wood" from (Low-Cost) Ionic LiquidsLee, Dr KImperial College LondonAeronautics 252,776
Manufacturing Fellowship Extension in: Controlling geometrical variability of products in the digital and smart manufacturing eraScott, Professor PJUniversity of HuddersfieldSch of Computing and Engineering 697,733
Multi-scale, circular economic potential of non-residential building stockDensley Tingley, Dr DUniversity of SheffieldCivil and Structural Engineering 381,024
Nanostar Sieving for Oligonucleotides Manufacture (NanoSieveOligo)Livingston, Professor AImperial College LondonChemical Engineering 562,145
New Industrial Systems: Chatty FactoriesBurnap, Professor PCardiff UniversityComputer Science 1,467,376
New Wire Additive Manufacturing (NEWAM)Williams, Professor SWCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 5,886,209
Powders by design for additive manufacture through multi-scale simulationsHaeri, Dr SUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 370,418
Predictive Modelling for Incremental Cold Flow Forming: An integrated framework for fundamental understanding and process optimisationPearce, Professor CUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 1,232,185
Production engineering research for the manufacture of novel electronically functional yarns for multifunctional smart textilesDias, Professor TNottingham Trent UniversitySch of Art and Design 1,322,905
Prosperity Partnership Call 3 Strategic Students-Eli Lilly and Imperial College LondonAdjiman, Professor CSImperial College LondonChemical Engineering 655,000
Prosperity Partnership Call 3 Strategic Students-JLR and University of OxfordDavy, Dr MHUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 90,344
Quasi-ambient bonding to enable cost-effective high temperature Pb-free solder interconnectsLIU, Professor CLoughborough UniversityWolfson Sch of Mech, Elec & Manufac Eng 437,621
Quasi-ambient bonding to enable cost-effective high temperature Pb-free solder interconnectsHaigh, Professor SJUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 303,232
Quasi-ambient bonding to enable cost-effective high temperature Pb-free solder interconnectsHolmes, Professor AImperial College LondonElectrical and Electronic Engineering 267,695
Redistributed Manufacturing in Deployed Medical Care Network PlusPhillips, Professor WEUniversity of the West of EnglandFaculty of Business and Law 1,741,421
Re-Imagining Engineering Design: Growing Radical Cyber-Physical-Socio PhenotypesPrice, Professor MQueen's University of BelfastSch Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering 7,355,902
Responsive Manufacturing: Maximising Value Through LifeNewnes, Professor LBUniversity of BathMechanical Engineering 523,467
SIMulation of new manufacturing PROcesses for Composite Structures (SIMPROCS)Hallett, Professor SRUniversity of BristolAerospace Engineering 1,115,704
STOP fibrous microplastic pollution from textiles by elucidating fibre damage and manufacturing novel textilesYang, Dr DUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 25,678
STOP fibrous microplastic pollution from textiles by elucidating fibre damage and manufacturing novel textilesTausif, Dr MUniversity of LeedsSch of Design 624,583
SYstems Science-based design and manufacturing of DYnamic MATerials and Structures (SYSDYMATS)Lang, Professor ZUniversity of SheffieldAutomatic Control and Systems Eng 1,607,562
Temporal Design for Additive Manufacture: GrowCADThomas-Seale, Dr LUniversity of BirminghamMechanical Engineering 237,591
Thales-Bristol Partnership in Hybrid Autonomous Systems Engineering (T-B PHASE)Richards, Professor AUniversity of BristolComputer Science 2,050,757
The Centre in Advanced Fluid Engineering for Digital Manufacturing (CAFE4DM)Hardacre, Professor CUniversity of Manchester, TheChem Eng and Analytical Science 3,097,928
The UK Catalysis Hub - 'Science': 2 Catalysis at the Water-Energy NexusHardacre, Professor CUniversity of Manchester, TheChem Eng and Analytical Science 4,010,674
Through-life performance: From science to instrumentationStarr, Professor ACranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 1,228,367
Transforming synthetic drug manufacturing: novel processes, methods and toolsAdjiman, Professor CSImperial College LondonChemical Engineering 4,182,441
UK FIRES: Locating Resource Efficiency at the heart of Future Industrial Strategy in the UKAllwood, Professor JMUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 5,176,328
UK Manufacturing Symbiosis NetworkPlus (UKMSN+)Batista, Dr LCAston UniversityCollege of Business and Social Sciences 892,577
UKRI Interdisciplinary Circular Economy Centre for Technology Metals (TechMet)Wall, Professor FUniversity of ExeterCamborne School of Mines 4,436,180
UKRI National Interdisciplinary Circular Economy HubHopkinson, Professor PUniversity of ExeterScience, Innov, Tech & Entrepreneurship 3,334,881
UKRI Trustworthy Autonomous Systems Node in Governance and RegulationRamamoorthy, Professor SUniversity of EdinburghSch of Informatics 2,631,812
Using Machine learning to enable feedback controlled manufacture of self-assembled patterned materialsEbbens, Dr SUniversity of SheffieldChemical & Biological Engineering 252,938
What happens when you cross LEGO and a Star Trek Replicator?Pope, Dr S AUniversity of SheffieldAutomatic Control and Systems Eng 237,248

Total Number of Grants: 73
Total Value of Grants: £139,050,472

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