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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Medical Imaging (inc medical image and vision computing)

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 (£)
3D ultrafast ultrasound with microbubble contrast agents for simultaneous imaging of molecular targets and perfusion in cancerTang, Dr MengxingImperial College LondonDept of Bioengineering 331,197
A biophysical simulation framework for magnetic resonance microstructure imagingAlexander, Professor DUCLComputer Science 665,423
A Computational Prototype for Electroencephalographic Brain ConnectomicsChennu, Dr SUniversity of KentSch of Computing 101,059
A computer-guided imaging system for prenatal screening and comprehensive diagnosis of fetal abnormalitiesRazavi, Professor RSKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 4,994,511
A framework for efficient synergistic spatiotemporal reconstruction of PET-MR dynamic dataThielemans, Dr KFUCLMedicine 523,640
A Reconstruction Toolkit for Multichannel CTWithers, Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 505,689
A small animal radiation research and multi-spectral optoacoustic tomography facility for advancing the physics and engineering of novel radiotherapyBamber, Professor JCInstitute of Cancer ResearchDivision of Radiotherapy and Imaging 8,197
Adaptive, Multi-scale, Data-Infused Biomechanical Models for Cardiac Diagnostic and Prognostic AssessmentNordsletten, Dr DKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 1,123,553
Advanced Real-time MR-Guided Radiofrequency Ablation of Cardiac ArrhythmiasRoujol, Dr SKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 640,224
All-Optical Pulse-Echo Ultrasound Imaging for Real-Time Guidance of Minimally Invasive ProceduresDesjardins, Dr AUCLMedical Physics and Biomedical Eng 1,087,556
Application of inverse problems and modelling to the correction of artefacts in prostate diffusion MRIAtkinson, Dr DavidUCLMedicine 264,672
CALOPUS - Computer Assisted LOw-cost Point-of-care UltraSoundNoble, Professor AUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 1,013,662
CardiacA.I.: Machine learning for the analysis of multimodal cardiac MR images used in the diagnosis of coronary heart diseaseTsaftaris, Dr SUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 100,904
Clinical translation of photoacoustic imaging for the assessment of head and neck cancersBeard, Professor PaulUCLMedical Physics and Bioengineering 158,599
Closed loop control systems for optimisation of treatmentMorgan, Professor SPUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 634,068
Combined LAPS and SICM for multimodal live cell imagingKrause, Dr SQueen Mary University of LondonSchool of Engineering & Materials Scienc 571,840
Combined LAPS and SICM for multimodal live cell imagingLengyel, Dr IQueen's University of BelfastSch of Medicine, Dentistry & Biomed Sci 120,946
Combined Magneto-Optical and Fluorescence Lifetime Imaging Microscopy: Towards Cellular Level Magnetic HyperthermiaTelling, Professor NDKeele UniversityInst for Science and Tech in Medicine 808,835
Compact MRICoombs, Dr TAUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 747,038
Compact THz based systems for neuroscience applicationsRafailov, Professor EUAston UniversitySch of Engineering and Applied Science 779,743
Comprehensive Cancer Imaging CentreProfessor Tony NgKings College LondonRandall Div of Cell and Molecular Biophy 3,650,179
Compressed Quantitative MRIDavies, Professor MUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 633,821
Computational Collaborative Project in Synergistic PET-MR ReconstructionThielemans, Dr KFUCLMedicine 261,180
Computer models for CRLM progression assessment based on histopathological image scansZhang, Dr QQueen Mary University of LondonSch of Electronic Eng & Computer Science 100,002
Content Based Image Retrieval For Real-Time Registration In Image-Guided InterventionsClarkson, Dr MJUCLMedical Physics and Biomedical Eng 99,906
CONTRAST facility: clinical coherent Raman scattering facilityMoger, Professor JUniversity of ExeterPhysics 1,035,354
Controlling structure induced variations in non-invasive perfusion MRI of neurodegenerationChappell, Professor MAUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 836,436
Detailed malaria diagnostics with intelligent microscopyBowman, Dr R WUniversity of BathPhysics 858,597
Detecting and Monitoring Stroke in China Using a Low-Cost, Portable Microwave Scanner (DeMoStroke)Kosmas, Dr PKings College LondonInformatics 834,160
Detecting the pathology specific chemo-mechanics of epithelial tissue in dysplastic Barrett’s oesophagus using light scatteringPalombo, Dr FrancescaUniversity of ExeterPhysics 296,213
Developing MRI Magnetic Susceptibility-Based Cancer Oxygenation Mapping (SBCOM) and Investigating its Clinical Potential to Measure Hypoxia in ProstatShmueli, Dr KarinUCLMedical Physics and Bioengineering 330,217
Developing single cell resolution 3D models of immune surveillance in cancerJansen, Dr MarnixUCLH CharitiesUnlisted 165,264
Development of New Low Cost Point of Care Diagnostic Technologies for Diabetic Retinopathy in ChinaZheng, Dr YUniversity of LiverpoolInstitute of Ageing and Chronic Disease 1,150,450
Development of non-ionising and non-invasive, personalised colorectal cancer staging using novel multimodal contrast agents and magnetomotive ultrasouMulvana, Dr HelenUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 344,461
Diagnosis of tumours during tissue conserving surgery by multimodal spectral imagingNotingher, Professor IUniversity of NottinghamSch of Physics & Astronomy 1,394,764
Distributed Intelligent Ultrasound Imaging System for Secure in-community Diagnostics (SecureUltrasound)Roy, Professor RCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 970,750
Dynamic Peri-operative Cerenkov Luminescence Imaging for Robotic Assisted Surgery (EDCLIRS)Arridge, Professor SRUCLComputer Science 242,828
Efficient and Robust Assessment of Cardiovascular Disease Using Machine Learning and Ultrasound ImagingKing, Dr APKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 309,998
Efficient and Robust Assessment of Cardiovascular Disease Using Machine Learning and Ultrasound ImagingRueckert, Professor DImperial College LondonDept of Computing 397,985
Enabling Clinical Decisions From Low-power MRI In Developing Nations Through Image Quality TransferAlexander, Professor DUCLComputer Science 1,035,545
Engineering Novel Imaging Technologies for Reproductive Health: Transforming IVF outcomesMahajan, Professor SUniversity of SouthamptonSchool of Chemistry 244,593
EPSRC and MRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Biomedical ImagingJezzard, Professor PUniversity of OxfordBiomedical Imaging CDT 3,868,694
EPSRC and MRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Optical Medical Imaging - Training the next generation of scientific entrepreneurs in healthcare tech.Bradley, Professor MUniversity of EdinburghSch of Chemistry 4,536,459
EPSRC and MRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Regenerative MedicineKimber, Professor SJUniversity of Manchester, TheEngineering and Physical Sciences 4,366,189
EPSRC CDT in Medical Devices & Health TechnologiesConnolly, Professor PUniversity of StrathclydeBiomedical Engineering 4,097,771
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Sensor Technologies and ApplicationKaminski, Professor CUniversity of CambridgeChemical Engineering and Biotechnology 3,807,957
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Medical ImagingZhang, Dr HGUCLMedical Physics and Biomedical Eng 5,686,852
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Medical ImagingSchnabel, Professor JAKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 4,818,496
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Molecular Analytical ScienceUnwin, Professor PUniversity of WarwickChemistry 4,112,093
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Neurotechnology for Life and HealthSchultz, Professor SRImperial College LondonDept of Bioengineering 4,164,295
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Physical Sciences for Health (Sci-Phy-4-Health)Hannon, Professor MJUniversity of BirminghamSchool of Chemistry 3,509,930
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine; Innovation in Medical and Biological EngineeringFisher, Professor JUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 3,334,101
EPSRC Centre for Mathematical and Statistical Analysis of Multimodal Clinical ImagingSchonlieb, Dr CUniversity of CambridgePure Maths and Mathematical Statistics 1,923,014
EPSRC UK IMAGE-GUIDED THERAPIES NETWORK+Ourselin, Professor SKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 463,769
EPSRC-NIHR HTC Partnership Award 'Plus': Medical Image Analysis Network (MedIAN)Noble, Professor AUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 507,583
EPSRC-Royal Society fellowship engagement (2013):Visualising thoughts: ESR measurement of nanodiamonds targetted to neural structuresPatton, Dr BRUniversity of StrathclydePhysics 133,971
Extended super-resolution three-dimensional mechanical probing in living cells.Fritzsche, Dr MUniversity of OxfordRDM Investigative Medicine 426,631
Fast and Flexible Imaging of Excitable TissuesCorbett, Dr ADUniversity of ExeterPhysics 100,929
Flexible Raman biosensing platform for low-cost health diagnosticsWilkinson, Professor JSUniversity of SouthamptonOptoelectronics Research Centre 972,878
Focus enhanced single molecule super-resolution microscopy - correlative confocal and nanoscale imaging in thick tissuesSoeller, Professor CUniversity of ExeterPhysics 423,831
Generation of Multi-Modal Imaging Mesenchymal Stem CellsKalber, Dr T LUCLMedicine 933,494
Grand Challenge Network+ in Proton TherapyKirkby, Professor KJUniversity of Manchester, TheSchool of Medical Sciences 677,045
High Resolution Biomedical Imaging Using Ultrasonic MetamaterialsFreear, Professor SUniversity of LeedsElectronic and Electrical Engineering 236,992
High resolution biomedical imaging using ultrasonic metamaterialsHutchins, Professor DUniversity of WarwickSch of Engineering 391,154
High Resolution Biomedical Imaging Using Ultrasonic MetamaterialsClare, Professor ATUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 202,070
Hyperpolarised Liquids for Magnetic ResonanceOwers-Bradley, Professor JRUniversity of NottinghamSch of Physics & Astronomy 441,476
Image-Guided Intrauterine Minimally Invasive Fetal Diagnosis and TherapyOurselin, Professor SUCLMedical Physics and Bioengineering 4,967,257
Imaging Cardio-Mechanical HealthNordsletten, Dr DKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 670,825
Imaging dynamical brain networks using hybrid dynamical modelsTrujillo-Barreto, Dr NJUniversity of Manchester, TheSchool of Biological Sciences 321,227
Improved post-operative vision using advanced optical measurement techniquesTatam, Professor RPCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 682,941
Improving the outcomes of oesophageal interventions through novel x-ray based imaging methodsOlivo, Professor AUCLMedical Physics and Biomedical Eng 948,478
Integrated 'on-chip' optical coherence tomography (OCT) system for point of care imaging diagnosticsCrowe, Dr IUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 1,260,416
Integrating medical imaging into cancer immunotherapy: Development of clinically traceable CAR and GammaDelta T-cellsFruhwirth, Dr GilbertKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 340,809
Intelligent and Personalised Risk Stratification and Early Diagnosis of Lung CancerSchnabel, Professor JAKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 947,232
Learning MRI and histology image mappings for cancer diagnosis and prognosisAlexander, Professor DUCLComputer Science 774,254
Magnetic delivery of anti-cancer magnetosomes using MRIMuthana, Dr MunittaUniversity of SheffieldOncology 328,325
Medical image computing for next-generation healthcare technologyAlexander, Professor DUCLComputer Science 1,472,259
Medical Technologies Innovation and Knowledge Centre Phase 2 Regenerative DevicesFisher, Professor JUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 3,024,405
Microbubble Enhanced Imaging and Therapeutic DeliveryEvans, Professor SDUniversity of LeedsPhysics and Astronomy 835,361
Model-Based Treatment Planning for Focused Ultrasound SurgeryTreeby, Dr B EUCLMedical Physics and Biomedical Eng 870,656
Motion Corrected Reconstruction for 3D Cardiac Simultaneous PET-MR Imaging: Towards Efficient Assessment of Coronary Artery DiseasePrieto, Dr CKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 608,658
Multidimensional and Multiparametric Quantitative Cardiac MRI from Continuous Free-Breathing AcquisitionPrieto, Dr CKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 565,581
Multidimensional endoscopy for early cancer detectionBohndiek, Dr SEUniversity of CambridgePhysics 1,231,511
Multidimensional Molecular Imaging for Early Cancer Diagnosis.Bohndiek, Dr SarahUniversity of CambridgePhysics 318,763
Multimodal advanced optical imaging to probe plasma exosomes for ErbB receptor network rewiring: A potential treatment resistance mechanism in lung caAmeer-Beg, Dr SimonKings College LondonRandall Div of Cell and Molecular Biophy 339,000
Multispectral polarization-resolved endoscopy and vision for intraoperative imaging of tissue microstructure and functionElson, Professor DImperial College LondonDept of Surgery and Cancer 403,245
Multispectral polarization-resolved endoscopy and vision for intraoperative imaging of tissue microstructure and functionStoyanov, Professor DUCLComputer Science 346,712
Nanocomposite materials for sensing in next-generation minimally-invasive medical devicesNoimark, Dr SUCLMedical Physics and Biomedical Eng 582,276
National Facility for In Vivo MR Imaging of Human Tissue MicrostructureJones, Professor DKCardiff UniversitySch of Psychology 148,521
Next generation endoscopesStone, Dr JMUniversity of BathPhysics 665,103
Next Generation Multi-Dimensional X-Ray ImagingWithers, Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 1,219,152
Non-Invasive Imaging of Glymphatic Clearance: A Novel Strategy for the Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer's DiseaseLythgoe, Professor MUCLMedicine 304,371
Non-invasive MRI Biomarkers for OncologyPanagiotaki, Dr EUCLComputer Science 992,539
Novel context-based segmentation algorithms for intelligent microscopyLandini, Professor GUniversity of BirminghamDentistry 525,907
Novel image reconstruction techniques with application to proton radiotherapy for optimisation of cancer treatmentDikaios, Dr NUniversity of SurreyVision Speech and Signal Proc CVSSP 101,050
OPTIma: Optimising Proton Therapy through ImagingAllinson, Professor NMUniversity of LincolnSchool of Computer Science 3,245,864
Optimising patient specific treatment plans for ultrasound ablative therapies in the abdomen (OptimUS)Wells, Professor GNUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 222,818
Optimising patient specific treatment plans for ultrasound ablative therapies in the abdomen (OptimUS)Saffari, Professor NUCLMechanical Engineering 706,803
Oxford Cancer Imaging CentreMcKenna, Professor WUniversity of OxfordGray Inst for Radiation Oncology & Bio 3,276,606
Parallelised live microscopy for high-throughput behavioural phenotyping in malaria researchCicuta, Professor PUniversity of CambridgePhysics 592,337
Photoacoustic-guided minimally invasive treatment of liver cancerBeard, Professor PaulUCLMedical Physics and Biomedical Eng 164,429
PICUP - Point-of-Care Fracture PredictionRogers, Professor KCranfield UniversityCranfield Defence and Security 712,033
Q-NEURO: Diamond Quantum Technology for the Investigation of Neurological diseaseJackman, Professor RBUCLLondon Centre for Nanotechnology 225,976
Quantification of vascular and neuronal pathology in dementia using PET and MRIParker, Professor GJMUniversity of Manchester, TheSchool of Health Sciences 1,099,975
Raman Nanotheranostics - RaNT - developing the targeted diagnostics and therapeutics of the future by combining light and functionalised nanoparticlesStone, Professor NUniversity of ExeterPhysics 5,752,646
REBOT: Robotic Endobronchial Optical TomographyYang, Professor GImperial College LondonDept of Computing 828,907
REBOT: Robotic Endobronchial Optical TomographyPodoleanu, Professor AUniversity of KentSch of Physical Sciences 429,776
Robotic Assisted ImagingStoyanov, Professor DUCLComputer Science 1,239,250
Robust Repeatable Respiratory Monitoring with EITLionheart, Professor WRBUniversity of Manchester, TheMathematics 890,062
Robust Repeatable Respiratory Monitoring with EITBeale, Professor RKings College LondonAsthma Allergy and Lung Biology 629,187
Robust Systems for Automated Analysis of Structures in 2D Medical ImagesCootes, Professor TFUniversity of Manchester, TheSchool of Health Sciences 298,345
Seebibyte: Visual Search for the Era of Big DataZisserman, Professor AUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 4,466,184
Self-Navigated Multi-Contrast And Quantitative Whole Heart 3D Magnetic Resonance ImagingBotnar, Professor RMKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 974,560
Semi-autonomous non-invasive surgery: The "outside in" of molecular-targeted theranostics for cancerMcLaughlan, Dr JRUniversity of LeedsElectronic and Electrical Engineering 666,643
Simultaneous PET-MR Modelling and Reconstruction for Imaging Brain DisordersReader, Professor AJKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 606,712
Small cell imaging using smartphones and single-board computing: analysing platelet function and microbial pathogens using consumer optoelectronicsEdwards, Dr ADUniversity of ReadingPharmacy 38,354
SmartHeart: Next-generation cardiovascular healthcare via integrated image acquisition, reconstruction, analysis and learningRueckert, Professor DImperial College LondonDept of Computing 5,253,734
Sonopill: minimally invasive gastrointestinal diagnosis and therapyCochran, Professor SUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 3,210,627
Stimulus-responsive nanoparticles for intraoperative NIR imaging and treatment of pancreatic cancerNomikou, Dr NUCLSurgical Biotechnology 316,148
Stimulus-responsive nanoparticles for intraoperative NIR imaging and treatment of pancreatic cancerMcHale, Professor AUniversity of UlsterSch of Biomedical Sciences 50,007
Super Resolution Ultrasound ImagingDunsby, Dr CWImperial College LondonDept of Physics 347,804
Super Resolution Ultrasound ImagingEckersley, Dr RJKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 362,189
Super Resolution Ultrasound ImagingSboros, Dr VHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 20,086
Tackling Malaria Diagnosis in sub-Saharan Africa with Fast, Accurate and Scalable Robotic Automation, Computer Vision and Machine Learning (FASt-Mal)Fernandez-Reyes, Dr DUCLComputer Science 1,330,515
The Cambridge-Manchester Cancer Imaging CentreBrindle, Professor KUniversity of CambridgeBiochemistry 3,074,908
Therapy Ultrasound Network for Drug Delivery & Ablation Research (ThUNDDAR)ter Haar, Professor GRtInstitute of Cancer ResearchDivision of Radiotherapy and Imaging 675,860
Tomographic imaging of flow and chromophore concentrations in biological tissueArridge, Professor SRUCLComputer Science 505,264
Tracing the cellular basis of cancer developmentKoo, Dr Bon-KyoungUniversity of CambridgeWellcome Trust-MRC Cam Stem Cell Inst 335,677
Ultra-low-cost endoscopy for gastric cancer screening in rural ChinaValdastri, Professor PUniversity of LeedsElectronic and Electrical Engineering 1,320,593
Ultrasonic neuromodulation of deep grey matter structures for the non-invasive treatment of neurological disordersTreeby, Dr B EUCLMedical Physics and Biomedical Eng 524,013
Ultrasonic neuromodulation of deep grey matter structures for the non-invasive treatment of neurological disordersStagg, Dr CUniversity of OxfordClinical Neurosciences 133,249
ULTRASPINE: Ultrasound-Enabled Minimally Invasive Disc ReplacementWilcox, Professor RKUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 991,843
ULTRASPINE: Ultrasound-Enabled Minimally Invasive Disc ReplacementCoussios, Professor CUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 1,571,940
Ultrax2020: Ultrasound Technology for Optimising the Treatment of Speech Disorders.Renals, Professor SUniversity of EdinburghCentre for Speech Technology Research 964,678
Using CARS microscopy to realise the potential of 3D culture for personalised medicine and drug discoveryDale, Professor TrevorCardiff UniversitySchool of Biosciences 270,340
Using oblique plane light sheet microscopy to quantify the relationships between morphological plasticity in 3D, ERK signalling and metastasisDunsby, Dr ChrisImperial College LondonDept of Physics 330,027
Utilising the Vibro-Impact Self-Propulsion Technique for Gastrointestinal EndoscopyLiu, Dr YUniversity of ExeterEngineering Computer Science and Maths 31,674
Wearable neuroimaging technologies for the neonatal intensive care unit: mapping sensorimotor disruption in infants at risk of cerebral palsy.Cooper, Dr RUCLMedical Physics and Biomedical Eng 990,376
Wellcome EPSRC Centre for Medical EngineeringRazavi, Professor RSKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 6,165,151
Wellcome EPSRC Centre for Surgical and Interventional SciencesOurselin, Professor SUCLMedical Physics and Bioengineering 6,565,143
X-ray elastography: a novel approach to breast imagingMunro, Dr P R TUCLMedical Physics and Biomedical Eng 100,641

Total Number of Grants: 141
Total Value of Grants: £172,818,512

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