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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Ground Engineering

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
OrganisationDepartmentTotal Grant
Value (£)
ASPIRE - Accelerated Supergene Processes in Repository EngineeringSapsford, Dr DJCardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 592,345
ASPIRE - Accelerated Supergene Processes in Repository EngineeringStewart, Professor DIUniversity of LeedsCivil Engineering 464,057
ASPIRE - Accelerated Supergene Processes in Repository EngineeringSinnett, Dr DUniversity of the West of EnglandFaculty of Environment and Technology 159,279
Assessment, Costing and enHancement of long lIfe, Long Linear assEtS (ACHILLES)Glendinning, Professor SNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 4,872,904
Biopolymer treatment for stabilisation of transport infrastructure slopesHughes, Dr PNDurham, University ofEngineering 218,232
Climate Adaptation Control Technologies for Urban Spaces (CACTUS)Toll, Professor DGDurham, University ofEngineering 1,761,592
Coordination Node for UKCRICCollins, Professor BUCLCivil Environmental and Geomatic Eng 2,649,097
CSIC Innovation and Knowledge Centre Phase 2Schooling, Dr JUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 2,999,396
Designing for the Future: Optimising the structural form of regolith-based monolithic vaults in low-gravity conditionsKampas, Dr GUniversity of GreenwichEngineering Science, FES 170,439
Developing performance-based design for foundation systems of WIND turbines in AFRICA (WindAfrica)Osman, Professor ASDurham, University ofEngineering 1,270,180
Discrete element modelling of clayMcDowell, Professor GUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 508,049
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Future Infrastructure and Built EnvironmentAl-Tabbaa, Professor AUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 4,458,552
FOCUS: Intelligent Fibre Optic Monitoring to Inform the Construction of Underground ServicesSheil, Dr BUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 239,407
Integrated Infrastructure for Sustainable Thermal Energy Provision (IN-STEP)Loveridge, Dr FAUniversity of LeedsCivil Engineering 583,108
Investigation of thermo-mechanical performance of PCM incorporated Geothermal Energy Pile (PCMinGEEP)Singh, Dr RUniversity of SurreyCivil and Environmental Engineering 214,354
It's soil, Jim, but not as we know it: unlocking the hydromechanical behaviour of hydrophobic sandsBeckett, Dr CTSUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 216,105
PARTICLE-SCALE INVESTIGATION OF SEEPAGE INDUCED GEOTECHNICAL INSTABILITYBowman, Dr EUniversity of SheffieldCivil and Structural Engineering 337,878
Pervasive Sensing for Buried PipesHoroshenkov, Professor KVUniversity of SheffieldMechanical Engineering 7,290,965
Prevention and Management of Road Surface DamageThom, Dr NHUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 385,493
Prevention and Management of Road Surface DamageRahman, Professor MAston UniversityCollege of Engineering and Physical Sci 471,201
SALINA- SALine INntrusion in coastal Aquifers: Hydrodynamic Assessment and Prediction of Dynamic Response.Hamill, Professor GQueen's University of BelfastSch of Natural and Built Environment 1,098,863
SALINA- SALine INntrusion in coastal Aquifers: Hydrodynamic Assessment and Prediction of Dynamic Response.Butler, Professor AImperial College LondonCivil & Environmental Engineering 398,228
Soil-Value: Valuing and enhancing soil infrastructure to improve societal sustainability and resilienceDavies, Professor JLancaster UniversityLancaster Environment Centre 755,202
The Application of Micro-Mechanical Research on Coarse Grained Soils to Create an "Avatar" Railway BallastCoop, Professor MRUCLCivil Environmental and Geomatic Eng 907,433
The science and analytical tools to design long life, low noise railway track systemsPowrie, Professor WUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 5,193,338
UKCRIC - PLEXUS - Priming Laboratory EXperiments on infrastructure and Urban SystemsRogers, Professor CDFUniversity of BirminghamCivil Engineering 1,013,092
Workshop on Roadmapping of Quantitative Understanding of Cleaning & DecontaminationWilson, Professor DIUniversity of CambridgeChemical Engineering and Biotechnology 25,471
Workshop on Roadmapping of Quantitative Understanding of Cleaning and DecontaminationLandel, Dr JRUniversity of Manchester, TheMathematics 2,409

Total Number of Grants: 28
Total Value of Grants: £39,256,671

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