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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Materials Engineering - Metals & Alloys

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 (£)
A Dual-Laser Additive Manufacturing System for Novel Materials (Green3D)Attallah, Professor MMUniversity of BirminghamMetallurgy and Materials 488,300
Additive Manufacturing of Precious Metals with Improved Resilience and Multi FunctionalityCai, Dr BUniversity of BirminghamMetallurgy and Materials 623,882
Advanced Research into Crystallographic Anisotropy & Nucleation Effects in single crystals (ARCANE)Green, Professor NRUniversity of BirminghamMetallurgy and Materials 4,496,423
Aerospace casting for the hybrid electric futureWithey, Professor PUniversity of BirminghamMetallurgy and Materials 937,245
AFM-based nano-machining: developing and validating a novel modelling approach for effective process implementation in nanotechnology applicationsBrousseau, Professor EBCardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 692,656
Aluminium alloy design strategy for sustainable manufacturingNadendla, Professor HBrunel University LondonBCAST 524,520
BEAR - Bioleaching and Electrodialytic Applications for metal Recovery from wastesGomes, Dr HUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 165,517
CMMI-EPSRC: Multi-Driver Furnace Processing of Magneto-Functional MaterialsStaunton, Professor JBUniversity of WarwickPhysics 283,132
CMMI-EPSRC: Quantitative Characterization of Mission Critical Microstructures of Engineering Metals with Diffusive UltrasoundLan, Dr BImperial College LondonMechanical Engineering 610,556
Correlative Analysis of Crystals in 3DChen, Professor BUniversity of LeicesterEngineering 2,501,463
Decarbonisation Of Food Cold Chain Through Integrated Hydrogen TechnologiesLing, Dr SUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 972,583
Development of magnetic force biotechnology to facilitate neural regenerationTelling, Professor NDKeele UniversityInst for Science and Tech in Medicine 805,899
Dispersion Strengthened Magnesium Alloys - Solidification of NanocolloidsNadendla, Professor HBrunel University LondonBCAST 757,017
Doing More With Less: A Digital Twin of state-of-the-art and emerging high value manufacturing routes for high integrity titanium alloy componentsJackson, Professor MUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 2,608,542
EPSRC and SFI Centre for Doctoral Training in Advanced Metallic Systems: Metallurgical Challenges for the Digital Manufacturing EnvironmentGoodall, Professor RUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 5,702,480
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Compound Semiconductor ManufacturingSmowton, Professor PMCardiff UniversitySchool of Physics and Astronomy 8,223,409
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Functional Industrial CoatingsSullivan, Professor JHSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 4,837,926
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Materials for Demanding Environmentswithers, Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 4,291,882
EPSRC Network for Engineering Porous Materials at Multiple Scales (EPoMM)Bowen, Professor CUniversity of BathMechanical Engineering 262,122
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training Developing National Capability for Materials 4.0 with the Henry Royce InstituteParnell, Professor WUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 9,504,770
Establishing adaptive ultrasonics through shape memory materialsFeeney, Dr AUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 474,044
Fatigue Testing beyond ExtremesGong, Dr JKings College LondonEngineering 699,475
Femtosecond X-Ray Diffraction Studies of Crystalline Matter Deforming under Extreme LoadingWark, Professor JUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 497,643
High Temperature Superconductors for Fusion TechnologiesSpeller, Professor SUniversity of OxfordMaterials 1,988,757
High-temperature Electromagnetic Instrumentation for Metal ProductionDavis, Professor CUniversity of WarwickWMG 317,818
High-temperature Electromagnetic Instrumentation for Metal Production (Hi-TEMP)Peyton, Professor AUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 503,138
Made Smarter Innovation - Materials Made Smarter Research CentreTodd, Professor IUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 4,049,204
Manufacturing by Designwithers, Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 1,612,580
National Facility for High Speed and High Temperature X-Ray DiffractionBowen, Dr JThe Open UniversityFaculty of Sci, Tech, Eng & Maths (STEM) 644,851
National Research Facility for Lab X-ray CTBurnett, Dr TUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 10,097,652
Next Generation Electro-Chemo-Mechanical Models for Hydrogen Embrittlement (NEXTGEM)Martinez-Paneda, Professor EUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 297,020
Next generation metamaterials: exploiting four dimensionsCraster, Professor RImperial College LondonMathematics 7,731,660
Nickel Superalloy Design for Corrosion ResistancePedrazzini, Dr SImperial College LondonMaterials 741,689
Performance-driven design of Aluminium alloys for Additive Manufacturing (PAAM)Tzanakis, Professor IOxford Brookes UniversityFaculty of Tech, Design and Environment 358,184
Performance-driven design of aluminium alloys for additive manufacturing (PAAM)Lee, Professor PUCLMechanical Engineering 335,214
Performance-driven design of aluminium alloys for additive manufacturing (PAAM)Eskin, Professor DBrunel University LondonBCAST 477,459
Practice and theory in the design of martensitic steelsRainforth, Professor WMUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 446,772
Prosperity Partnership Call 2 Strategic Students-Tata Steel and Swansea UniversityEvans, Miss LASwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 288,991
Quantitative Ultrasonic Array Nondestructive Testing applied to micro-scale defects in metallic components (QUANT)Zhang, Dr JUniversity of BristolMechanical Engineering 429,038
Recovery of metals from geothermal brinesBlundy, Professor JDUniversity of OxfordEarth Sciences 934,132
Rich Nonlinear Tomography for advanced materialsTan, Professor JUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 488,160
Rich Nonlinear Tomography for advanced materialsMidgley, Professor PAUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 236,595
Rich Nonlinear Tomography for advanced materials (LEAD)Lionheart, Professor WRBUniversity of Manchester, TheMathematics 635,422
SINDRI: Synergistic utilisation of INformatics and Data centRic Integrity engineeringKnowles, Professor D MUniversity of BristolMechanical Engineering 2,582,073
STEP AluminiumFan, Professor ZBrunel University LondonBCAST 2,348,190
SUSTAIN Manufacturing HubPleydell-Pearce, Professor CSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 10,852,989
Sustainable Additive ManufacturingWilliams, Professor SWCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 1,665,172
Tailored Microstructures via Thermoelectric-Magnetohydrodynamics for Additive Manufacturing (TEAM)Lee, Professor PUCLMechanical Engineering 331,295
Tailored Microstructures via Thermoelectric-Magnetohydrodynamics for Additive Manufacturing (TEAM)Kao, Dr AUniversity of GreenwichMathematical Sciences, FACH 451,915
Thermal Recovery of Functional Coatings (TReFCo)Baker, Dr JSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 1,005,537
Tomographic Imaging: UK Collaborative Computational Projectswithers, Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 296,693
Towards Sustainable Superplastic Forming: An ITP Aero/Strathclyde Prosperity PartnershipWynne, Professor BPUniversity of StrathclydeMechanical and Aerospace Engineering 261,913
Transforming the Foundation Industries Research and Innovation Hub (TransFIRE)Jolly, Professor MCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 4,836,821
Transforming the Foundation Industries: a Network+ Towards Value by InnovationReaney, Professor IMUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 2,259,077
UK FIRES: Locating Resource Efficiency at the heart of Future Industrial Strategy in the UKAllwood, Professor JMUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 5,176,328
UKRI Interdisciplinary Centre for CircularMetalFan, Professor ZBrunel University LondonBCAST 4,437,440

Total Number of Grants: 56
Total Value of Grants: £120,081,261

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