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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Fluid Dynamics and Aerodynamics

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 (£)
[D*]stratify: harnessing energetics to control thermally stratified fluidsCraske, Dr JImperial College LondonCivil & Environmental Engineering 640,260
[EnAble]: Developing and Exploiting Intelligent Approaches for Turbulent Drag ReductionWhalley, Dr RNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 627,076
[EnAble]: Developing and Exploiting Intelligent Approaches for Turbulent Drag ReductionLaizet, Professor SImperial College LondonAeronautics 498,547
A combined experimental and numerical investigation of premixed flame-wall interaction in turbulent boundary layersChakraborty, Professor NNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 776,896
A combined experimental and numerical investigation of premixed flame-wall interaction in turbulent boundary layersPeterson, Dr BUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 642,701
A dynamical systems analysis of high-Reynolds-number wall turbulenceHwang, Dr YImperial College LondonAeronautics 414,597
A Platform for Hybrid Manufacturing Process researchHarris, Professor RAUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 1,675,630
A Research Software Engineering Hub for Computational ResearchCohen, Dr JImperial College LondonComputing 639,259
Accurate modelling of wind turbine wake spreading through consideration of realistic turbulent entrainment: revolutionising wind farm optimisationBuxton, Dr OImperial College LondonAeronautics 1,290,141
Adaptively Tuned High-Order Unstructured Finite-Volume Methods for Turbulent FlowsTsoutsanis, Dr PCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 51,344
AdAPTS: Adaptive Aerostructures for Power and Transportation SustainabilityWoods, Dr B K SUniversity of BristolAerospace Engineering 1,119,057
Addressing Challenges Through Effective Utilisation of High Performance Computing - a case for the UK Consortium on Turbulent Reacting Flows (UKCTRF)Chakraborty, Professor NNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 501,644
Aerodynamics and aeroacoustics of closely coupled rotorsPARUCHURI, Dr CCUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Engineering 1,253,298
Aerodynamics and Aeroacoustics of Turbulent Flow Over and Past Permeable Rough SurfacesGarcia-Mayoral, Professor RUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 350,835
Aerodynamics and aeroacoustics of turbulent flows over and past permeable rough surfacesGanapathisubramani, Professor BUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 910,574
Aerodynamics and aeroacoustics of turbulent flows over and past permeable rough surfacesAzarpeyvand, Professor MUniversity of BristolMechanical Engineering 466,302
Airborne Infection Reduction through Building Operation and Design for SARS-CoV-2 (AIRBODS)Cook, Professor MJLoughborough UniversityArchitecture, Building and Civil Eng 1,256,284
AmmoSpray: fundamental spray and combustion data for a zero-carbon futureLeach, Dr FCPUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 505,381
Analysis of waves, instabilities and mean flows in MHD systemsGilbert, Professor ADUniversity of ExeterMathematics 435,812
Augmenting flow simulations with experimental data to improve aerodynamic efficiencySymon, Dr S PUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Engineering 276,705
Better Bubblers: Jet Impingement Within a Dead-End ChannelJewkes, Dr J WUniversity of LeicesterEngineering 248,059
Biofilm Resistant Liquid-like Solid Surfaces in Flow SituationsMcHale, Professor GUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 477,843
Biofilm Resistant Liquid-like Solid Surfaces in Flow SituationsChen, Dr JNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 457,503
BOiliNg flows in SmAll and mIcrochannels (BONSAI): From Fundamentals to DesignMarkides, Professor CNImperial College LondonChemical Engineering 846,008
Boiling Flows in Small and Microchannels (BONSAI): From Fundamentals to DesignMagnini, Dr MUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 141,787
Boiling Flows in Small and Microchannels (BONSAI): From Fundamentals to DesignKarayiannis, Professor TBrunel University LondonMechanical and Aerospace Engineering 514,287
Brush seal Resistance to Inlet Swirl and Transient Loading Effects (BRISTLE)Pekris, Dr MJUniversity of SurreyMechanical Engineering Sciences 335,363
CableDyn: Subsea Power Cable Dynamics Under Complex Ocean EnvironmentVenugopal, Professor VUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 1,224,901
Can quantum algorithms revolutionise the simulation of turbulent flows?Magri, Dr LImperial College LondonAeronautics 201,822
CBET-EPSRC Dynamic Wetting & Interfacial Transitions in Three Dimensions: Theory vs ExperimentSprittles, Professor JEUniversity of WarwickMathematics 539,280
CBET-EPSRC: Analysis and Optical Control of Surfactant Effects for Increased Lubrication of Liquid Flows in the Cassie StatePapageorgiou, Professor DImperial College LondonMathematics 457,329
CBET-EPSRC: Droplet Impact on Fluid Interfaces: 3D Effects Across ScalesCastrejon-Pita, Professor AAUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 472,464
CBET-EPSRC: Enhancing the CSMHyK fluid dynamics calculations via the inclusion of a stochastic model of hydrate nucleation, agglomeration and growthStriolo, Professor AUCLChemical Engineering 487,426
CBET-EPSRC: Surfactant impact on drag reduction of superhydrophobic surfaces in turbulent flowsJensen, Professor OUniversity of Manchester, TheMathematics 340,492
CBET-EPSRC: Transition and Turbulence in Compressible Boundary Layers Subjected to Concave Surface CurvatureRicco, Professor PUniversity of SheffieldMechanical Engineering 346,188
CBET-EPSRC: Turbulent flows over multiscale heterogeneous surfacesGanapathisubramani, Professor BUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 489,389
CCP for nuclear thermal hydraulics - supporting next generation civil nuclear reactors (CCP NTH)He, Professor SUniversity of SheffieldMechanical Engineering 257,398
CCP TurbulenceLaizet, Professor SImperial College LondonAeronautics 263,363
CCP-WSI+ Collaborative Computational Project on Wave Structure Interaction +Greaves, Professor DUniversity of PlymouthSch of Engineering 312,512
CECAM - Chamber for Environmental Control of Airborne MicroorganismsNoakes, Professor CUniversity of LeedsCivil Engineering 826,836
Characterising Flow Regimes and Transitions, Heat Transport and Energy/Enstrophy Cascades in Rapidly Rotating Thermal ConvectionRead, Professor PLUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 492,081
COvid-19 Transmission Risk Assessment Case Studies - education EstablishmentsLinden, Professor PFUniversity of CambridgeApplied Maths and Theoretical Physics 2,314,900
Decarbonised Clean Marine: Green Ammonia Thermal Propulsion (MariNH3)Cairns, Professor AUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 5,508,861
deeP redUced oRder predIctive Fluid dYnamics model (PURIFY)Xiao, Dr DSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 315,689
Development of ultra-compact combustors for low-carbon technology using trapped vortex conceptsLangella, Dr IDelft University of TechnologyAerospace Engineering 106,870
Distributed Fibre-optic Cable Sensing for Buried Pipe InfrastructureStoesser, Professor TUCLCivil Environmental and Geomatic Eng 371,330
Distributed Fibre-optic Cable Sensing for Buried Pipe InfrastructureKrynkin, Dr AUniversity of SheffieldMechanical Engineering 641,361
DMS-EPSRC Stochastic Nonsmooth Analysis For Energy HarvestingYurchenko, Dr DHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 339,549
DroneNoise: Addressing Public Health and Wellbeing Harms for a Sustainable Drone SectorMartinez, Dr AJTUniversity of SalfordSch of Computing, Science & Engineering 285,465
Electro-Collapse Jetting: Towards the Next Generation of Printing TechnologiesIsmail, Dr ASMQueen Mary University of LondonSchool of Engineering & Materials Scienc 296,834
Enabling Next Generation Additive ManufacturingHague, Professor RJUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 5,852,466
Enhanced Multiscale Boiling Surfaces (EMBOSS): From Fundamentals to DesignMatar, Professor OKImperial College LondonChemical Engineering 438,062
Enhanced Multiscale Boiling Surfaces (EMBOSS): From Fundamentals to DesignKarayiannis, Professor TBrunel University LondonMechanical and Aerospace Engineering 569,645
Enhanced Multiscale Boiling Surfaces (EMBOSS): From Fundamentals to DesignSefiane, Professor KUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 536,300
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Fluid Dynamics at LeedsJimack, Professor PKUniversity of LeedsSch of Computing 4,463,667
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Fluid Dynamics at LeedsJimack, Professor PKUniversity of LeedsSch of Computing 3,944,685
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Future Propulsion and PowerPullan, Professor GUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 7,417,109
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Gas Turbine AerodynamicsMiller, Professor RJUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 5,286,376
EPSRC-SFI: Wave Breaking in Crossing Seasvan den Bremer, Dr TUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 798,425
Exact Coherent Structures in Viscoelastic TurbulenceKerswell, Professor RUniversity of CambridgeApplied Maths and Theoretical Physics 466,610
Experimental Flight Dynamics Testing for Highly Flexible AircraftLowenberg, Professor MUniversity of BristolAerospace Engineering 651,494
Extending the buffet envelope: step change in data quantity and quality of analysisSandham, Professor NDUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 311,065
Extreme Loading on Floating Offshore Wind Turbines (FOWTs) under Complex Environmental ConditionsGuo, Dr XSTFC Laboratories (Grouped)The Hartree Centre 63,391
Extreme Loading on Floating Offshore Wind Turbines (FOWTs) under Complex Environmental ConditionsHann, Dr M RUniversity of PlymouthSch of Engineering 389,691
Extreme Loading on Floating Offshore Wind Turbines (FOWTs) under Complex Environmental ConditionsCampobasso, Dr MLancaster UniversityEngineering 44,275
Extreme Loading on FOWT under Complex Environmental ConditionsYan, Professor SCity, University of LondonSch of Engineering and Mathematical Sci 332,158
Extreme Loading on FOWT under Complex Environmental ConditionsQian, Professor LManchester Metropolitan UniversitySch of Computing, Maths and Digital Tech 353,156
Feedback Control of Deformable BubblesThompson, Dr ABUniversity of Manchester, TheMathematics 234,174
Fluid dynamics of Urban Tall-building clUsters for Resilient built Environments (FUTURE)Xie, Professor ZUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Engineering 364,640
Fluid dynamics of Urban Tall-building clUsters for Resilient built Environments (FUTURE)Barlow, Professor JUniversity of ReadingMeteorology 536,047
Fluid dynamics of Urban Tall-building clUsters for Resilient built Environments (FUTURE)Robins, Emeritus Prof. AUniversity of SurreyMechanical Engineering Sciences 559,408
Foam Improved Oil Recovery: Effects of Flow ReversalGrassia, Dr PSUniversity of StrathclydeChemical and Process Engineering 256,728
FractalBlast: Understanding and predicting the interaction of blast waves with multi-scale obstacles.Rigby, Dr SEUniversity of SheffieldCivil and Structural Engineering 195,565
Frictional flow patterns shaped by viscous and capillary forces (FriicFlow)Sandnes, Dr BSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 658,382
From Kinetic Theory to Hydrodynamics: re-imagining two fluid models of particle-laden flowsBorg, Dr M KUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 412,290
Functional Underpinnings of Summation-By-Parts Finite DifferencesBrambley, Dr EJUniversity of WarwickMathematics 295,057
GigaWatt-Hour Subsurface Thermal Energy storAge: Engineered structures and legacy Mine shafts: STEaMMolnar, Dr IUniversity of EdinburghSch of Geosciences 215,571
GigaWatt-Hour Subsurface Thermal Energy storAge: Engineered structures and legacy Mine shafts: STEaMShipton, Professor ZKUniversity of StrathclydeCivil and Environmental Engineering 978,270
Greener Aviation with Advanced Propulsion Systems (GAAPS)Filippone, Professor AUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 1,750,240
H2: Absolute zero-carbon propulsion systemsBrend, Dr MALoughborough UniversityAeronautical and Automotive Engineering 430,154
Hex-PORTMAN: Heat Flux Splitting in Porous Materials for Thermal ManagementMahmoudi Larimi, Dr YUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 164,303
HIGH-FIDELITY EDDY-RESOLVING SIMULATIONS ON MULTI-CORE ACCELERATORS FOR MULTI-PHASE FLOWS IN CHEMICAL, ENERGY & TRANSPORTJefferson-Loveday, Dr R JUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 286,495
Hitching the subcritical branch of convectionPotherat, Professor ACoventry UniversityCtr for Fluid and Complex Systems 71,436
Hub for the National Fellowships in Fluid Dynamics (NFFDy Hub)Tobias, Professor SUniversity of LeedsApplied Mathematics 122,448
Hub for the National Fellowships in Fluid Dynamics (NFFDy Hub)Juniper, Professor MUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 393,223
Hysteresis of two-phase flows in porous and fractured media: From micro-scale Haines jumps to macro-scale pressure-saturation curvesHoltzman, Dr RCoventry UniversityCtr for Fluid and Complex Systems 288,791
ICED: Intensified Cooling of Electronic DevicesLaw, Dr RNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 248,863
In Situ High-Speed Electrochemical Sensing of Surface CleaningBirkin, Dr PRUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 437,409
Industrial waste heat recovery using supercritical carbon dioxide cycles (SCOTWOHR)Sayma, Professor ACity, University of LondonSch of Engineering and Mathematical Sci 767,859
Intelligent Structures for Low Noise EnvironmentsDaley, Professor SUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Engineering 1,703,189
Inverting turbulence: flow patterns and parameters from sparse dataPapadakis, Professor GImperial College LondonAeronautics 201,899
Investigation of the removal and dispersal of infectious agents in dental clinicsEames, Professor IUCLMechanical Engineering 402,770
Massively Parallel Particle Hydrodynamics for Engineering and AstrophysicsBower, Professor RGDurham, University ofPhysics 294,665
Mathematical Modelling of Rare Events in Nanoflows: A Feasibility StudySprittles, Professor JEUniversity of WarwickMathematics 79,092
MEFA: Mapping and Enabling Future AirspacePetrovskii, Professor SUniversity of LeicesterMathematics 34,973
MEFA: Mapping and Enabling Future AirspaceAntoniou, Dr MUniversity of BirminghamElectronic, Electrical and Computer Eng 879,278
Modelling surface effects in two-phase fluid processes across scalesGiustini, Dr GUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 207,657
Modelling turbulence induced by hydrodynamic instability in differentially-rotating flowPark, Dr JCoventry UniversityCtr for Fluid and Complex Systems 77,937
Multiphase Multicomponent Lattice Boltzmann Method for Modelling Wetting on Liquid Infused SurfacesKusumaatmaja, Professor HDurham, University ofPhysics 1,151,142
Multi-scale dynamics at the turbulent/non-turbulent interface of jets and plumesDe Angelis, Dr ECardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 341,314
Multiscale Simulation of Rarefied Gas Flow for Engineering DesignLockerby, Professor DAUniversity of WarwickSch of Engineering 434,009
Multiscale Simulation of Rarefied Gas Flow for Engineering DesignWhite, Dr CUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 268,898
Multiscale Simulation of Rarefied Gas Flow for Engineering DesignBorg, Dr M KUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 449,193
National Wind Tunnel FacilityPage, Professor GJLoughborough UniversityAeronautical and Automotive Engineering 226,002
Novel Approach to Rotorcraft Simulation Fidelity Enhancement and AssessmentLu, Dr LCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 106,227
Novel Approach to Rotorcraft Simulation Fidelity Enhancement and AssessmentWhite, Professor MDUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 692,318
Novel Unsteady Conjugate Cooling MechanismZhang, Dr QCity, University of LondonSch of Engineering and Mathematical Sci 315,600
Novel Unsteady Conjugate Cooling MechanismHe, Professor LUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 172,612
Novel Unsteady Conjugate Cooling MechanismLuk, Professor PCCranfield UniversitySchool of Water, Energy and Environment 227,836
On the Development of a Novel Approach in Modelling of Turbulent Pulsating FlowsSeddighi, Dr MLiverpool John Moores UniversitySchool of Engineering 259,481
Optimal fuel blends for ammonia fuelled thermal propulsion systemsPaykani, Dr AUniversity of HertfordshireSchool of Engineering and Technology 204,705
PREdictive Modelling with QuantIfication of UncERtainty for MultiphasE Systems (PREMIERE)Matar, Professor OKImperial College LondonChemical Engineering 6,560,538
Premixed Combustion Flame Instability Characteristics (PREFIC)Xu, Professor HUniversity of BirminghamMechanical Engineering 786,972
PRISM: Platform for Research In Simulation MethodsSherwin, Professor SImperial College LondonAeronautics 1,612,965
Prosperity Partnership Call 2 Strategic Students-Rolls Royce and University of EdinburghParsons, Professor MUniversity of EdinburghEdinburgh Parallel Computing Centre 170,783
Prosperity Partnership Call 2 Strategic Students-Weir Group and University of StrathclydeShipton, Professor ZKUniversity of StrathclydeCivil and Environmental Engineering 76,951
QUIET AEROFOIL WITH ADAPTIVE POROUS SURFACESPinelli, Professor ALCity, University of LondonSch of Engineering and Mathematical Sci 323,961
QUIET AEROFOIL WITH ADAPTIVE POROUS SURFACES (QUADPORS)Chong, Dr TPBrunel University LondonMechanical and Aerospace Engineering 346,034
Quiet aerofoil with adaptive porous surfaces (QUADPORS)Choi, Professor KUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 531,142
QUIET AEROFOIL WITH ADAPTIVE POROUS SURFACES (QUADPORS)Joseph, Professor PUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Engineering 365,600
Risk EvaLuatIon fAst iNtelligent Tool (RELIANT) for COVID19Cammarano, Dr AUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 1,356,505
SCOTWOHR - INDUSTRIAL WASTE HEAT RECOVERY USING SUPERCRITICAL CARBON DIOXIDE CYCLESTassou, Professor SBrunel University LondonMechanical and Aerospace Engineering 707,925
Secondary currents in turbulent flows over rough wallsNikora, Professor VUniversity of AberdeenEngineering 735,380
Secondary Currents In Turbulent Flows Over Rough WallsBusse, Dr AUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 394,297
Secondary currents in turbulent flows over rough wallsGanapathisubramani, Professor BUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Engineering 774,193
Severe Storm Wave Loads on Offshore Wind Turbine Foundations (SEA-SWALLOWS)Zang, Professor JUniversity of BathArchitecture and Civil Engineering 794,581
Smart Pulses for Subsurface EngineeringShipton, Professor ZKUniversity of StrathclydeCivil and Environmental Engineering 2,488,443
Stochastic wave modelling for inhomogeneous sea-statesStuhlmeier, Dr RUniversity of PlymouthSch of Eng, Comp and Math (SECaM) 166,508
Strategic Partnership in Computational Science for Advanced Simulation and Modelling of Engineering Systems - ASiMoVParsons, Professor MUniversity of EdinburghEdinburgh Parallel Computing Centre 6,327,661
SURFACE TREATMENTS FOR NEXT GENERATION OF QUIET AEROFOILSJoseph, Professor PUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Engineering 494,247
SURFACE TREATMENTS FOR NEXT GENERATION QUIET AEROFOILSUtyuzhnikov, Dr SUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 342,020
SURFACE TREATMENTS FOR NEXT GENERATION QUIET AEROFOILSKarabasov, Professor SQueen Mary University of LondonSchool of Engineering & Materials Scienc 412,528
Sustainable microwave manufacturing of functional inorganic materials (SuMMa)Cussen, Professor SUniversity of SheffieldChemical & Biological Engineering 1,683,171
Tailored Microstructures via Thermoelectric-Magnetohydrodynamics for Additive Manufacturing (TEAM)Kao, Dr AUniversity of GreenwichMathematical Sciences, FACH 451,915
Tailored Microstructures via Thermoelectric-Magnetohydrodynamics for Additive Manufacturing (TEAM)Lee, Professor PUCLMechanical Engineering 331,295
The aerodynamic interaction of platooning and overtaking vehiclesSoper, Dr DUniversity of BirminghamCivil Engineering 304,171
The shadow of turbulence: algorithms and applicationsLasagna, Dr DUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Engineering 432,506
The shadow of turbulence: algorithms and applicationsPapadakis, Professor GImperial College LondonAeronautics 519,096
Towards comprehensive multiphase flow modelling for nuclear reactor thermal hydraulicsColombo, Dr MUniversity of SheffieldMechanical Engineering 98,218
Tracer-free, non-intrusive, time- and space-resolved temperature and scalar measurementsBowen, Professor PCardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 272,835
Tracer-free, non-intrusive, time- and space-resolved temperature and scalar measurementsHochgreb, Professor SUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 393,525
Tracer-free, non-intrusive, time- and space-resolved temperature and scalar measurementsWilliams, Dr BAOUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 459,789
Turbulence at the exascale: application to wind energy, green aviation, air quality and net-zero combustionLaizet, Professor SImperial College LondonAeronautics 2,670,328
Turbulent flows over rough-walls under the influence of streamwise pressure gradientsGanapathisubramani, Professor BUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Engineering 861,714
UK Aerospace Research Consortium NetworkGray, Professor I GCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 900,994
UK Consortium on Mesoscale Engineering Sciences (UKCOMES)Luo, Professor KHUCLMechanical Engineering 331,316
UK National Wind Tunnel FacilityMorrison, Professor JImperial College LondonAeronautics 813,450
UK Turbulence ConsortiumLaizet, Professor SImperial College LondonAeronautics 693,229
Ultra-Liquid-Repellent Surfaces: from wetting to anti-biofouling propertiesGao, Dr NUniversity of BirminghamMechanical Engineering 314,195
Understanding and exploiting non-equilibrium effects on turbulent boundary layers: Towards realisable drag reduction strategiesMorrison, Professor JImperial College LondonAeronautics 943,563
Understanding and exploiting non-equilibrium effects on turbulent boundary layers: Towards realisable drag reduction strategiesGanapathisubramani, Professor BUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 682,415
Wall-Induced Secondary Currents in Turbulent FlowsStoesser, Professor TUCLCivil Environmental and Geomatic Eng 373,016

Total Number of Grants: 152
Total Value of Grants: £123,862,225

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