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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Materials Engineering - Ceramics

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 (£)
Advanced ceramics from liquid feedstock for aerospace propulsionHussain, Dr TUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 1,736,743
Ceramic SHaping: extrusion of glAss Preforms for new fibres in hEalthcare (SHAPE)Seddon, Professor ABUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 770,396
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Micro- and NanoMaterials and TechnologiesDorey, Professor RAUniversity of SurreyMechanical Engineering Sciences 3,229,309
Flash Sintering of Composite Ceramic Materials and StructuresDancer, Dr CEJUniversity of WarwickWMG 194,459
From membrane material synthesis to fabrication and function (SynFabFun)Metcalfe, Professor ISNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 4,508,218
High Five: Resolution, Sensitivity, in operando Control, Ultra High Vacuum and Ion Sectioning in a Single InstrumentAguadero, Dr AImperial College LondonMaterials 1,802,539
High-Performance Smart Ceramic Coatings on Light AlloysMingo, Dr BUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 297,612
Integrated atomic force and confocal fluorescence lifetime imaging microscope with fibre-coupled infrared detector for materials researchMartin-Fabiani, Dr ILoughborough UniversityMaterials 817,064
Large Bulk (RE)BCO superconducting magnets for desktop NMR/MRICardwell, Professor DAUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 784,207
Large Bulk (RE)BCO superconducting magnets for desktop NMR/MRISpeller, Professor SUniversity of OxfordMaterials 350,951
MAPP: EPSRC Future Manufacturing Hub in Manufacture using Advanced Powder ProcessesTodd, Professor IUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 10,462,143
Nanomechanical Testing in Controlled Environments and in the TEM (Nano-TCT)Derby, Professor BUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 911,357
National Research Facility for Lab X-ray CTWithers, Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 10,097,652
Portable, high magnetic field charging of bulk superconductors for practical engineering applicationsAinslie, Dr MDUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 902,306
QMUL EPSRC Core Equipment BidWang, Professor WQueen Mary University of LondonResearch Support Services 125,000
Reactive cold sintering of temperature-stable multi-phase ceramic dielectricsBoston, Dr RUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 246,181
Sir Henry Royce Institute - recurrent grantWithers, Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheEngineering and Physical Sciences 35,077,552
Swansea University - Capital Award for Core EquipmentWilks, Professor SSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 125,000
The Royce: Capitalising on the investmentWithers, Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 1,006,681
The UK High-Field Solid-State NMR National Research FacilityTitman, Dr JUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 43,315
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 FacilityBlanc, Dr FUniversity of LiverpoolChemistry 23,982
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 FacilityGriffin, Dr JLancaster UniversityChemistry 22,420
Tomographic Imaging: UK Collaborative Computational ProjectsWithers, Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 296,693
Transforming the Foundation Industries: a Network+ Towards Value by InnovationReaney, Professor IMUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 2,002,051
Transpiration Cooling Systems for Jet Engine Turbines and Hypersonic FlightIreland, Professor PUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 6,136,938
UKRI Interdisciplinary Circular Economy Centre For Mineral-based Construction MaterialsStegemann, Professor JAUCLCivil Environmental and Geomatic Eng 4,430,347
York: Transforming Research-Oriented Software EngineeringHasnip, Dr PJUniversity of YorkPhysics 810,261

Total Number of Grants: 32
Total Value of Grants: £91,218,253

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