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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Functional Ceramics and Inorganics

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 (£)
2D Layered Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Semiconductors via Non-Aqueous ElectrodepositionReid, Professor GUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 799,813
3D Volume Microscopy and TEM Sample Preparation of Complex Hybrid NanostructuresBrydson, Professor RMDUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 823,184
A National Network for Applications of High-Field NMR in the Life and Physical SciencesUhrin, Professor DUniversity of EdinburghSch of Chemistry 1,368,030
A New Paradigm for Quantum Materials Discovery: S = 1/2 Kagome Magnets in the Two-Dimensional LimitClark, Dr LUniversity of BirminghamSchool of Chemistry 340,173
ADEPT - Advanced Devices by ElectroPlaTingBartlett, Professor PNUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 6,331,952
Advanced Functional MaterialsAlford, Professor NImperial College LondonMaterials 1,238,786
Advanced Inorganic Functional Materials: Floating Zone Crystal Growth SystemEvans, Professor IRDurham, University ofChemistry 401,688
An X-ray Diffractometer for Extreme Conditions ResearchParsons, Professor SUniversity of EdinburghSch of Chemistry 561,796
Artificial and Augmented Intelligence for Automated Scientific DiscoveryFrey, Professor JGUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 1,014,318
Atomic structure and dynamics of barocaloric frameworks for solid-state coolingPhillips, Dr AEQueen Mary University of LondonPhysics 378,473
Atomic structure and dynamics of barocaloric frameworks for solid-state coolingWalker, Dr H CSTFC Laboratories (Grouped)ISIS Pulsed Neutron & Muon Source 35,961
Autonomous Mobile Robot ChemistsCooper, Professor AUniversity of LiverpoolChemistry 690,497
Capital award for Core EquipmentSampson, Professor DDUniversity of SurreyVice Provost (Research & Innovation) 300,000
Cation-Controlled Gating for Selective Gas Adsorption over Adaptable ZeolitesBrandani, Professor SUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 382,957
Chemical control of function beyond the unit cell for new electroceramic materialsRosseinsky, Professor MUniversity of LiverpoolChemistry 742,473
Chemical control of function beyond the unit cell for new electroceramic materialsBell, Professor AJUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 437,528
Cold Sintering of Piezoelectric CompositesRoscow, Dr J IUniversity of BathMechanical Engineering 19,317
Collaborative Computational Project in NMR CrystallographyHodgkinson, Professor PDurham, University ofChemistry 273,143
Connect NMR UK: A National NMR Network for the Physical and Life SciencesBlanc, Dr FUniversity of LiverpoolChemistry 344,249
Connect NMR UK: A National NMR Network for the Physical and Life SciencesButts, Professor CPUniversity of BristolChemistry 20,103
Connect NMR UK: A National NMR Network for the Physical and Life SciencesRedfield, Professor CUniversity of OxfordBiochemistry 17,770
Correlative Mapping of Crystal Orientation and Chemistry at the NanoscaleHaigh, Professor SJUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 1,385,872
Cryogenic Ultrafast Scattering-type Terahertz-probe Optical-pump Microscopy (CUSTOM)Curry, Professor RJUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 766,806
Crystallisation in the Real World: Delivering Control through Theory and ExperimentMeldrum, Professor FUniversity of LeedsSch of Chemistry 5,436,236
Designing and exploring new quantum materials based on Fermi surface topological transitionsHine, Dr NDMUniversity of WarwickPhysics 404,748
Designing and exploring new quantum materials based on Fermi surface topological transitionsBetouras, Dr JLoughborough UniversityPhysics 574,805
Emergent Nanomaterials (Critical Mass Proposal)Parker, Professor SCUniversity of BathChemistry 458,047
Emergent Nanomaterials (Critical Mass Proposal)Metcalfe, Professor ISNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 489,820
Emergent Nanomaterials (Critical Mass Proposal)Payne, Dr DJImperial College LondonMaterials 556,452
Emergent Nanomaterials (Critical Mass Proposal)Irvine, Professor JUniversity of St AndrewsChemistry 1,562,333
Emergent Nanomaterials (Critical Mass Proposal)Mariotti, Professor DUniversity of UlsterNanotechnology and Adv Materials Inst 491,525
Enabling manufacturing of Functional Nanomaterials using SynBioSefcik, Professor JUniversity of StrathclydeChemical and Process Engineering 399,557
Enabling manufacturing of Functional Nanomaterials using SynBioSweatman, Dr MBUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 528,489
Enabling manufacturing of Functional Nanomaterials using SynBioPatwardhan, Professor SVUniversity of SheffieldChemical & Biological Engineering 626,900
Enhanced Magnetic Cooling through Optimising Local InteractionsGrosche, Professor FMUniversity of CambridgePhysics 88,922
Enhanced Magnetic Cooling through Optimising Local InteractionsSaines, Dr PUniversity of KentSch of Physical Sciences 416,345
Enhancing 800 MHz NMR Capabilities at NottinghamSearle, Professor MUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 965,910
ENVIRO-COAT: ENVIROnmentally assisted, engineered Corrosion prOducts for Aqueous corrosion miTigationBarker, Dr RUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 346,769
EPI2SEM: EPItaxial growth and in-situ analysis of 2-dimensional SEMiconductorsPatane, Professor AUniversity of NottinghamSch of Physics & Astronomy 2,938,943
EPSRC and SFI Centre for Doctoral Training in the Advanced Characterisation of Materials (CDT-ACM)Skinner, Professor SJImperial College LondonMaterials 6,331,292
EPSRC Capital Award for Core EquipmentAbell, Professor CUniversity of CambridgeVice-Chancellor's Office 850,000
EPSRC Capital Award for Core EquipmentFulton, Professor BUniversity of YorkUniversity of York 250,000
EPSRC Capital Award for Core Equipment - University of WarwickThomas, Professor PAUniversity of WarwickVice Chancellors Office 275,000
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Computational Methods for Materials ScienceElliott, Professor JAUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 4,521,213
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Condensed Matter PhysicsHayden, Professor SUniversity of BristolPhysics 4,285,111
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Diamond Science and TechnologyNewton, Professor MEUniversity of WarwickChemistry 4,521,196
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Functional Materials: The BCFNSeddon, Dr AMUniversity of BristolPhysics 4,554,508
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Inorganic Chemistry for Future Manufacturing (OxICFM)Aldridge, Professor SUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 6,240,938
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Integrated Functional Nano (i4Nano)Baumberg, Professor JJUniversity of CambridgePhysics 6,030,748
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Modelling of Heterogeneous SystemsStaunton, Professor JBUniversity of WarwickPhysics 5,752,474
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Molecular Modelling and Materials ScienceParkin, Professor IPUCLChemistry 3,841,563
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Sustainable and Functional NanoBaumberg, Professor JJUniversity of CambridgePhysics 4,547,139
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Sustainable ChemistryLicence, Professor PUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 5,291,902
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in the Advanced Characterisation of MaterialsSkinner, Professor SJImperial College LondonMaterials 4,227,196
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Theory and Simulation of MaterialsMostofi, Professor AImperial College LondonPhysics 4,356,843
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Topological DesignDennis, Professor MRUniversity of BirminghamSchool of Physics and Astronomy 5,679,102
EPSRC UK National Crystallography ServiceColes, Professor SJUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 4,680,553
EPSRC UK National Facility for Advanced Electron Microscopy (SuperSTEM)Brownridge, Ms KUniversity of LeedsResearch & Innovation Services 7,199,996
EPSRC-SFI: An ocean microlab for autonomous dissolved inorganic carbon depth profile measurementMaguire, Professor PUniversity of UlsterNanotechnology and Adv Materials Inst 602,640
Expanding the Environmental Frontiers of Operando Metrology for Advanced Device Materials DevelopmentHofmann, Professor SUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 1,026,620
Exploiting the anion Chemistry of solids for Future Advanced Functional Materials: Core-to-Core Project on Mixed Anion Research for Energy ConversionClarke, Professor SJUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 1,023,098
Exploring Electronic Materials with Extreme ConditionsAttfield, Professor JPUniversity of EdinburghSch of Chemistry 986,868
Fabrication of novel glasses and glass micro-spheres by acoustic levitation and laser heating.Barnes, Dr ACUniversity of BristolPhysics 517,371
Ferroelectric gating for agile and reconfigurable 2D electronicsAlexe, Professor MUniversity of WarwickPhysics 840,197
Ferroelectric, Ferroelastic and Multiferroic Domain Walls: a New Horizon in Nanoscale Functional MaterialsCarpenter, Professor MAUniversity of CambridgeEarth Sciences 455,381
Ferroelectric, Ferroelastic and Multiferroic Domain Walls: a New Horizon in Nanoscale Functional MaterialsGregg, Professor JQueen's University of BelfastSch of Mathematics and Physics 608,106
Ferroelectric, Ferroelastic and Multiferroic Domain Walls: a New Horizon in Nanoscale Functional MaterialsMorrison, Dr FDUniversity of St AndrewsChemistry 356,939
Ferroelectric, ferroelastic, and multiferroic domain walls: a new horizon in functional materialsAlexe, Professor MUniversity of WarwickPhysics 729,921
Ferrotoroidic structures: polar flux-closure, vortices and skyrmionsAlexe, Professor MUniversity of WarwickPhysics 997,509
Flexoelectric Instabilities in Dielectric MaterialsGourgiotis, Dr PDurham, University ofEngineering 201,093
FNR - Fundamentals of Negative Capacitance: Towards New Low Power ElectronicsZubko, Dr PUCLPhysics and Astronomy 464,861
FPeT: Framework for designing piezoelectric transformer power suppliesFoster, Professor MPUniversity of SheffieldElectronic and Electrical Engineering 603,585
From the Indian Copper Belts to Chulhas: Affordable Thermoelectric Materials for Rural IndiaPowell, Professor AUniversity of ReadingChemistry 609,274
Harnessing disorder to tune, tailor and design classical and quantum spin liquidsCastelnovo, Dr CUniversity of CambridgePhysics 318,955
Harnessing disorder to tune, tailor and design classical and quantum spin liquidsPrabhakaran, Dr DUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 291,675
Harnessing disorder to tune, tailor and design classical and quantum spin liquidsGoff, Professor JRoyal Holloway, Univ of LondonPhysics 285,036
High performance Wide spectral range Nanoprobe (HiWiN)Kolosov, Professor OVLancaster UniversityPhysics 745,943
High Pressure Synthesis of All Transition Metal Oxide Perovskites and Related MaterialsAttfield, Professor JPUniversity of EdinburghSch of Chemistry 657,849
High Resolution Ion Beam Analysis FacilityWebb, Professor RPUniversity of SurreyATI Electronics 1,570,473
High Throughput Preparation of Tuneable Magnetically Assembled 1D NanostructuresDavies, Dr GUCLChemistry 427,802
Integration of Computation and Experiment for Accelerated Materials DiscoveryRosseinsky, Professor MUniversity of LiverpoolChemistry 6,650,587
Integration of RF Circuits with High Speed GaN Switching on Silicon SubstratesElgaid, Professor KCardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 513,015
Integration of RF Circuits with High Speed GaN Switching on Silicon SubstratesTasker, Professor PJCardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 562,873
Integration of RF Circuits with High Speed GaN Switching on Silicon SubstratesForsyth, Professor AUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 358,702
Integration of RF Circuits with High Speed GaN Switching on Silicon SubstratesLee, Dr KUniversity of SheffieldElectronic and Electrical Engineering 433,141
International Network on Polyoxometalate Science for Advanced Functional Energy MaterialsErrington, Dr RJNewcastle UniversitySch of Natural & Environmental Sciences 878,468
International network to explore novel superconductivity at advanced oxide superconductor/magnet interfaces and in nanodevicesRobinson, Professor JJWUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 684,502
Ion Transport through Atomically Thin Cap74illariesBoya, Dr RUniversity of Manchester, ThePhysics and Astronomy 101,218
Layered copper oxychalcogenides for next generation p-type transparent conductorsHyett, Dr GUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 394,165
Lead Niobate-based Tunable Dielectrics for Smart Microwave and Millimeter-wave SystemsReaney, Professor IMUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 251,201
Lead Niobate-based Tunable Dielectrics for Smart Microwave and Millimeter-wave SystemsGao, Professor SUniversity of KentSch of Engineering & Digital Arts 361,127
Lead Niobate-based Tunable Dielectrics for Smart Microwave and Millimeter-wave SystemsHayden, Professor BEUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 849,965
Light and Elevated Temperature Induced Degradation of Silicon Solar CellsHalsall, Professor MPUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 626,469
Light Element Analysis Facility - LEAFIrvine, Professor JUniversity of St AndrewsChemistry 1,550,692
Low Resistance Contacts on Atomically Thin Body Semiconductors for Energy Efficient Electronics (LoResCon)Chhowalla, Professor MUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 940,086
Magnetic Properties Measurement System for Manchester and National EPR FacilityMcInnes, Professor EJLUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 732,173
Measurement Suite for the Accelerated Design of Advanced, Quantum and Functional MaterialsLee, Professor SUniversity of St AndrewsPhysics and Astronomy 1,352,178
Metal-organic nanosheets: a programmable two-dimensional platform for multistep catalysisFoster, Dr JAUniversity of SheffieldChemistry 385,936
Molecular assembly of spintronic circuits with DNASkabara, Professor PJUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Chemistry 338,533
Molecular assembly of spintronic circuits with DNAArdavan, Professor AUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 1,772,989
Molecular assembly of spintronic circuits with DNAWinpenny, Professor REUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 470,129
Multi-Dimensional Electron MicroscopeMidgley, Professor PAUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 3,086,304
Multifunctional Scanning MicroscopyHickey, Professor BUniversity of LeedsPhysics and Astronomy 811,642
Nanocomposite Oxide Thin Films For Novel Ionotronic MagnetoelectricsDriscoll, Professor JLUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 390,057
NanoPrime: Maximising Equipment and Expertise Sharing in NanoscienceKhlobystov, Professor AUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 202,437
Neuromorphic memristive circuits to simulate inhibitory and excitatory dynamics of neuron networks: from physiological similarities to deep learningSaveliev, Professor SLoughborough UniversityPhysics 965,568
NEW STRATEGIES FOR CONTROLLING CRYSTALLIZATIONMeldrum, Professor FUniversity of LeedsSch of Chemistry 1,408,821
Next Generation Advanced Materials - Structure-Property RelationshipsGibbs, Dr AUniversity of St AndrewsChemistry 1,196,714
Novel computational routes to materials discoveryBartok-Partay, Dr LLUniversity of WarwickChemistry 686,288
Novel Multiferroic Perovskites through Systematic DesignSenn, Dr MSUniversity of WarwickChemistry 387,427
Optimisation of charge carrier mobility in nanoporous metal oxide filmsMckenna, Professor KPUniversity of YorkPhysics 798,645
Origin and Mechanisms of Flexibility in Molecular Framework Materials: A Data-driven, Graph Theoretical ApproachAddicoat, Dr M ANottingham Trent UniversitySchool of Science & Technology 205,833
Oxide and chalcogenide MOCVD (metal-organic chemical vapour deposition)Irvine, Professor SJCSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 2,639,023
Oxide Recurrent Neural NetworksBorisov, Dr PLoughborough UniversityPhysics 277,037
Phase III of The Directed Assembly EPRSC Grand Challenge Network: From Discovery to TranslationMakatsoris, Professor CKings College LondonEngineering 91,322
Platform for Nanoscale Advanced Materials Engineering (P-NAME)Curry, Professor RJUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 702,172
Plugging the 1 eV band gap gap: GaAsBiN as a highly mismatched alloy for multi-junction photovoltaics.Richards, Dr RDUniversity of SheffieldElectronic and Electrical Engineering 198,076
QMUL EPSRC Core Equipment BidWang, Professor WQueen Mary University of LondonResearch Support Services 125,000
Quantitative non-destructive nanoscale characterisation of advanced materialsHourahine, Dr BUniversity of StrathclydePhysics 846,921
Quantitative non-destructive nanoscale characterisation of advanced materialsKuball, Professor MUniversity of BristolPhysics 141,477
SEE MORE: SECONDARY ELECTRON EMISSION - MICROSCOPY FOR ORGANICS WITH RELIABLE ENGINEERING-PROPERTIESRodenburg, Dr CUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 1,004,316
Self-assembled molecular monolayers with ultra-low thermal conductance for energy harvesting (QSAMs)Ford, Professor CJBUniversity of CambridgePhysics 360,616
Sir Henry Royce Institute - recurrent grantWithers, Regius Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheEngineering and Physical Sciences 31,477,552
Soft chemical control to achieve new layered architectures and strongly correlated states.Clarke, Professor SJUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 556,382
Soft Processing to Enable the Low Impact, Sustainable Manufacture of Inorganic Materials and Advanced Inorganic Semiconductor CompositesLewis, Dr DJUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 474,388
SOFTWARE DEFINED MATERIALS FOR DYNAMIC CONTROL OF ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVES (ANIMATE)Hao, Professor YQueen Mary University of LondonSch of Electronic Eng & Computer Science 1,331,529
Support for the UKCP consortiumYates, Dr JRUniversity of OxfordMaterials 12,196
Support for the UKCP consortiumPickard, Professor CJUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 58,027
Support for the UKCP consortiumRefson, Professor KRoyal Holloway, Univ of LondonPhysics 13,828
Support for the UKCP consortiumHarrison, Professor NImperial College LondonChemistry 34,659
Support for the UKCP consortiumSkylaris, Professor CUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 11,378
Support for the UKCP consortiumAckland, Professor GJUniversity of EdinburghSch of Physics and Astronomy 23,625
Support for the UKCP consortiumHine, Dr NDMUniversity of WarwickPhysics 20,078
Support for the UKCP consortiumJochym, Dr DSTFC Laboratories (Grouped)Scientific Computing Department 8,928
Support for the UKCP consortiumKohanoff, Professor JQueen's University of BelfastSch of Mathematics and Physics 26,319
Support for the UKCP consortiumMolteni, Professor CKings College LondonPhysics 9,987
Support for the UKCP consortiumClark, Professor SJDurham, University ofPhysics 11,336
Support for the UKCP consortiumTeobaldi, Dr GSTFC Laboratories (Grouped)Scientific Computing Department 6,500
Support for the UKCP consortiumProbert, Professor MUniversity of YorkPhysics 471,671
Support for the UKCP consortiumBowler, Professor DRUCLPhysics and Astronomy 27,281
Sustainable Processing of Energy Materials from WasteTitirici, Professor MImperial College LondonChemical Engineering 812,805
The Leeds EPSRC Nanoscience and Nanoequipment User FacilityBrown, Dr APUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 201,946
The Royce: Capitalising on the investmentWithers, Regius Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 1,006,681
The UK High-Field Solid-State NMR National Research FacilityAshbrook, Professor SEMUniversity of St AndrewsChemistry 30,069
The UK High-Field Solid-State NMR National Research FacilityBrown, Professor SPUniversity of WarwickPhysics 2,431,378
The UK High-Field Solid-State NMR National Research FacilityWilliamson, Dr PTFUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Biological Sciences 51,797
The UK High-Field Solid-State NMR National Research FacilityBlanc, Dr FUniversity of LiverpoolChemistry 23,982
The UK High-Field Solid-State NMR National Research FacilityGriffin, Dr JLancaster UniversityChemistry 22,420
The UK High-Field Solid-State NMR National Research FacilityTitman, Dr JUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 43,315
Therapy Ultrasound Network for Drug Delivery & Ablation Research (ThUNDDAR)ter Haar, Professor GRtInstitute of Cancer ResearchDivision of Radiotherapy and Imaging 675,860
Tomographic Imaging: UK Collaborative Computational ProjectsWithers, Regius Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 296,693
Two-Dimensional Magnetic Materials for the Next Generation of Functional Device Platforms (2DMagnete)Santos, Dr EUniversity of EdinburghSch of Physics and Astronomy 1,002,808
Two-dimensional Photonics Fabrication FacilityGerardot, Professor BDHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 581,515
University of Nottingham - Core Equipment AwardCorner, Professor JUniversity of NottinghamResearch and Innovation 375,000
York: Transforming Research-Oriented Software EngineeringHasnip, Dr PJUniversity of YorkPhysics 810,261

Total Number of Grants: 155
Total Value of Grants: £212,394,702

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