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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Quantum Optics and Information

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 (£)
(e,gamma,2e) Threshold Spectroscopy - A new method to study collisional excitation of atoms using combined laser and electron beamsMurray, Professor AJUniversity of Manchester, ThePhysics and Astronomy 505,261
Acoustic control of quantum cascade heterostructures: the THz "S-LASER"Cunningham, Professor JUniversity of LeedsElectronic and Electrical Engineering 998,934
Acoustic control of quantum cascade heterostructures: the THz "S-LASER"Kent, Professor AUniversity of NottinghamSch of Physics & Astronomy 509,155
Atom-based Quantum PhotonicsHughes, Professor IGDurham, University ofPhysics 1,276,337
Atomically Deterministic Doping and Readout For Semiconductor Solotronics (ADDRFSS)Murdin, Professor BNUniversity of SurreyATI Physics 6,382,161
Attosecond X-ray Spectroscopy of Ultrafast Dynamics in the Condensed PhaseMarangos, Professor JImperial College LondonPhysics 1,230,885
Cavity-assisted Quantum SensingGoldwin, Dr JUniversity of BirminghamSchool of Physics and Astronomy 628,809
CCP-QC: Collaborative Computational Project - Quantum ComputingKendon, Dr VMDurham, University ofPhysics 163,421
Collective Behaviour in Open Quantum SystemsScarlatella, Dr OUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 326,395
Control and manipulation of quantum light-matter interactions in cold atom arraysBallantine, Dr KLancaster UniversityPhysics 448,930
Designing Out-of-Equilibrium Many-Body Quantum SystemsDaley, Professor A JUniversity of StrathclydePhysics 5,834,555
Durham University's EPSRC Core Equipment Award 2020Bain, Professor CDDurham, University ofVice Chancellor's Office 850,000
Entangled quantum sensors: enhanced precision at the Heisenberg limitWeides, Professor MPUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 514,764
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Condensed Matter Physics: Renewal of the CM-DTCHooley, Dr CAUniversity of St AndrewsPhysics and Astronomy 4,040,796
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Controlled Quantum DynamicsSauer, Professor BImperial College LondonPhysics 4,208,665
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Delivering Quantum TechnologiesWarburton, Professor PAUCLLondon Centre for Nanotechnology 5,041,484
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Quantum EngineeringBarreto, Dr JUniversity of BristolPhysics 4,955,126
EPSRC Core Capital University of YorkFulton, Professor BUniversity of YorkUniversity of York 648,245
EPSRC-SFI: Non-Equilibrium Steady-States of Quantum many-body systems: uncovering universality and thermodynamics (QuamNESS)Clark, Dr SRJUniversity of BristolPhysics 634,206
EPSRC-SFI: Non-Equilibrium Steady-States of Quantum many-body systems: uncovering universality and thermodynamics (QuamNESS)Paternostro, Professor MQueen's University of BelfastSch of Mathematics and Physics 452,495
Equipment for Quantum Science and TechnologyNormington, Professor CRoyal Holloway, Univ of LondonPhysics 465,575
Far From Equilibrium Quantum SimulatorsSzymanska, Professor MHUCLPhysics and Astronomy 850,350
From Nanoscale Structure to Nanoscale Function (NS2NF)Briggs, Professor GADUniversity of OxfordMaterials 1,530,594
Harnessing quantum optical phenomena in cold atomic ensemblesRuostekoski, Professor JLancaster UniversityPhysics 975,175
High Energy Powder X-ray Diffraction for Advanced Materials CharacterisationBrown, Professor CTAUniversity of St AndrewsChemistry 726,498
High Resolution Ion Beam Analysis FacilityWebb, Professor RPUniversity of SurreyATI Electronics 1,570,473
Higher Algebra and Quantum ProtocolsVicary, Dr JOUniversity of CambridgeComputer Science and Technology 234,355
Higher Algebra and Quantum ProtocolsDouglas, Dr CUniversity of OxfordMathematical Institute 494,701
Industrial Pathway to Micro-Comb LasersPasquazi, Dr AUniversity of SussexSch of Mathematical & Physical Sciences 641,535
Interfacing Ultracold Polar Molecules with Rydberg atoms: A Hybrid Platform for Quantum ScienceCornish, Professor SLDurham, University ofPhysics 201,658
Large Baseline Quantum-Enhanced Imaging NetworksKok, Professor PUniversity of SheffieldPhysics and Astronomy 359,993
Laser refrigeration on the nanoscale: From nanocryostats to quantum optomechanicsBarker, Professor PFUCLPhysics and Astronomy 729,667
Laser refrigeration on the nanoscale: From nanocryostats to quantum optomechanicsThomson, Professor RRHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 335,592
Lattice-Based CryptographyAlbrecht, Professor MRoyal Holloway, Univ of LondonInformation Security 482,051
Light-matter interactions and quantum photonics in nano-scale semiconductor structures and devicesTartakovskii, Professor AUniversity of SheffieldPhysics and Astronomy 1,433,121
Many-body quantum enginesDe Chiara, Dr GQueen's University of BelfastSch of Mathematics and Physics 345,321
Microwave and Terahertz Field Sensing and Imaging using Rydberg AtomsPritchard, Dr JDUniversity of StrathclydePhysics 460,323
Microwave and Terahertz Field Sensing and Imaging using Rydberg AtomsWeatherill, Professor KJDurham, University ofPhysics 568,448
Molecular Models for III-V Quantum DotsMatthews, Dr P DKeele UniversityFaculty of Natural Sciences 177,374
Molecular Photonic BreadboardsLeggett, Professor GUniversity of SheffieldChemistry 7,255,283
MOSQUITO: MObile Spin-based QUantum Information sTOrageBonato, Dr CHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 1,196,211
Nanoscale Advanced Materials EngineeringCurry, Professor RJUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 7,671,801
Nano-scale imaging with Hong-Ou-Mandel InterferometryFaccio, Professor DFAUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Physics and Astronomy 423,393
Nano-scale imaging with Hong-Ou-Mandel Interferometry (Nano-HOM)Matthews, Dr JUniversity of BristolPhysics 329,466
Nanoscale thermodynamics: From Experiments and Applications to a practical Theory (nanoFEAT)Anders, Professor JUniversity of ExeterPhysics and Astronomy 1,005,985
Near-equilibrium thermalised quantum lightOulton, Professor RFMImperial College LondonPhysics 767,529
New paradigms of quantum many-body dynamicsTurner, Dr C JUCLPhysics and Astronomy 463,724
Noise-avoidance and Simulation in Quantum Information TechnologiesJennings, Dr DUniversity of LeedsPhysics and Astronomy 401,471
Non-Ergodic Quantum ManipulationPepper, Professor Sir MUCLLondon Centre for Nanotechnology 7,032,540
Optical Clock Arrays for Quantum MetrologyJones, Professor MPADurham, University ofPhysics 1,012,413
Optimal control for robust ion trap quantum logicThompson, Professor RCImperial College LondonPhysics 1,110,664
Optimising Information Processing for Quantum TechnologiesBerta, Dr MAImperial College LondonComputing 275,132
PEPR - A centre for Pulse Electron Paramagnetic Resonance spectroscopy at Imperial CollegeRoessler, Dr MMImperial College LondonChemistry 2,288,049
Phase-insensitive amplifier for quantum measurementsMartynov, Dr DUniversity of BirminghamSchool of Physics and Astronomy 202,544
Putting Chaos to Work: Multi-Photon Entanglement in Complex Scattering MediaMalik, Dr MHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 1,191,690
QSUM: Quantum Science with Ultracold MoleculesCornish, Professor SLDurham, University ofPhysics 6,731,104
Quantum and Many Body Physics Enabled by Advanced Semiconductor NanotechnologySkolnick, Professor MUniversity of SheffieldPhysics and Astronomy 6,146,505
Quantum Bio-inspired Energy harvesting (QuBE)Gauger, Dr EMHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 358,171
Quantum dynamics of electrons in emerging van der Waals devicesGreenaway, Dr MTLoughborough UniversityPhysics 278,181
Quantum Effects in Electronic Nanodevices (QuEEN)Briggs, Professor GADUniversity of OxfordMaterials 5,296,044
Quantum entanglement in attosecond ionisationMintert, Dr FImperial College LondonPhysics 515,109
Quantum information science: tools and applications for fundamental physics (Ext.)Oppenheim, Professor JUCLPhysics and Astronomy 623,081
Quantum light spectroscopy of complex quantum systemsDatta, Dr AUniversity of WarwickPhysics 202,392
Quantum nonlinear optics with 2D materialsKyriienko, Dr OUniversity of ExeterPhysics and Astronomy 344,176
Quantum optics using Rydberg polaritonsAdams, Professor CSDurham, University ofPhysics 667,023
Scrambling of Quantum Information in Many-Body SystemsMasanes, Dr LUCLPhysics and Astronomy 809,237
Solid State SuperatomsJones, Professor MPADurham, University ofPhysics 804,634
Solid State SuperatomsLynch, Dr SACardiff UniversitySchool of Physics and Astronomy 653,988
Stoichiometric rare-earth crystals for novel integrated quantum memoriesMazzera, Dr MHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 379,192
UK National Ion Beam CentreWebb, Professor RPUniversity of SurreyATI Electronics 8,836,433
Ultrafast Quantum Light SourcesLuxmoore, Dr I JUniversity of ExeterEngineering 608,772

Total Number of Grants: 71
Total Value of Grants: £118,115,366

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