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EPSRC Support by Research Area in Water 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
Investigator
OrganisationDepartmentTotal Grant
Value (£)
Achieving Urban Flood Resilience in an Uncertain FutureFenner, Professor RUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 292,169
BIOHEAT: Husbanding biological heat to transform wastewater treatmentHeidrich, Dr ENewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 304,131
CBET-EPSRC: Characterizing the effects of supply hours and pressure of intermittent piped water supplies on water qualitySpeight, Dr VUniversity of SheffieldCivil and Structural Engineering 83,142
Computational Methods for Anaerobic Digestion Optimization (CoMAnDO)Bridgeman, Professor JUniversity of BradfordFaculty of Engineering and Informatics 341,482
Coordination Node for UKCRICCollins, Professor BUCLCivil Environmental and Geomatic Eng 2,649,097
Distributed Fibre-optic Cable Sensing for Buried Pipe InfrastructureHoroshenkov, Professor KVUniversity of SheffieldMechanical Engineering 641,361
Distributed Fibre-optic Cable Sensing for Buried Pipe InfrastructureStoesser, Professor TUCLCivil Environmental and Geomatic Eng 371,330
Distributed pumped hydro for transforming energy and water accessBertram, Dr DUniversity of StrathclydeCivil and Environmental Engineering 194,258
Dynamically Adaptive and Resilient Water Supply Networks for a Sustainable FutureStoianov, Dr IIImperial College LondonCivil & Environmental Engineering 1,163,365
Emergency flood planning and management using unmanned aerial systemsButler, Professor DUniversity of ExeterEngineering Computer Science and Maths 1,494,249
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Engineering for the Water Sector (STREAM IDC)Jeffrey, Professor PCranfield UniversitySchool of Water, Energy and Environment 3,678,063
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Sustainable Infrastructure SystemsPowrie, Professor WUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 3,110,923
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Water and Waste Infrastructure Systems Engineered for Resilience (Water-WISER)Evans, Professor BEUniversity of LeedsCivil Engineering 6,453,010
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Water Informatics: Science and Engineering (WISE)Butler, Professor DUniversity of ExeterEngineering Computer Science and Maths 5,294,941
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Water Infrastructure and ResilienceJarvis, Professor PCranfield UniversitySchool of Water, Energy and Environment 6,641,024
Experimental Biology and Engineering at the Pilot Scale - Strategic EquipmentDavenport, Dr RJNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 1,196,635
Frontier Engineering: Progression Grant in Nature-Inspired EngineeringCoppens, Professor MUCLChemical Engineering 758,983
GCRF - Low cost technologies for safe drinking water in developing regions (SAFEWATER)Byrne, Professor JAUniversity of UlsterNanotechnology and Adv Materials Inst 4,889,812
Geothermally Sourced Combined Power and Freshwater Generation for Eastern Africa (Combi-Gen)Yu, Professor ZUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 1,341,748
Harnessing free energy - the microbial wayDolfing, Dr JNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 246,965
Human-Computer Optimisation for Water Systems Planning and Management (HOWS)Savic, Professor DUniversity of ExeterEngineering Computer Science and Maths 708,893
IMAGINE: INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES FOR RAPIDLY SURVEYING, MAPPING AND COMMUNICATING WATERBORNE HAZARDSWerner, Dr DNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 477,153
In-reservoir destruction of Blue-Green Algae and their toxinsLawton, Professor LRobert Gordon UniversitySchool of Pharmacy and Life Sciences 1,281,487
Membrane distillation for sustainable desalination and water treatmentGorgojo, Dr PUniversity of Manchester, TheChem Eng and Analytical Science 259,623
MISTRAL: Multi-scale Infrastructure Systems AnalyticsHall, Professor JWUniversity of OxfordEnvironmental Change Institute SoGE 5,374,638
Modelling Mixing Mechanisms in 1D Water Network ModelsGuymer, Professor IUniversity of SheffieldCivil and Structural Engineering 1,523,092
Multiscale characterization of complex materials using a combination of atomic force microscopy and optical coherence tomographyChen, Dr JNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 487,050
Newton:Micro bubble aeration system for nursery pond of shrimp aquaculture in Malaysia under energy, water quality and biofloc circulation constraintsHamad, Dr FTeesside UniversitySch of Science, Engineering & Design 91,848
Optimising decentralised low-cost wastewater infrastructure by managing the microbesSloan, Professor WTUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 1,191,997
Photocatalytic Anodic Metal Membranes for Micropollutant RemovalMattia, Professor DUniversity of BathChemical Engineering 1,282,485
Predicting the Polymer-specific Fate of Aquatic Plastic LitterBond, Dr TUniversity of SurreyCivil and Environmental Engineering 260,881
Robust and transparent planning and operation of water resource infrastructurePianosi, Dr FUniversity of BristolCivil Engineering 723,003
SALINA- SALine INntrusion in coastal Aquifers: Hydrodynamic Assessment and Prediction of Dynamic Response.Hamill, Dr 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, Dr APImperial College LondonCivil & Environmental Engineering 398,228
Strategic University Network to Revolutionise Indian Solar Energy (SUNRISE)Worsley, Professor DSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 6,580,123
Tackling AMR in Wastewater Systems with Sneaky BacteriaGraham, Professor DWNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 251,825
TWENTY 65: Tailored Water Solutions for Positive ImpactBoxall, Professor JUniversity of SheffieldCivil and Structural Engineering 3,962,860
Understanding biopolymer clusters formation in microalgae systems for wastewater: application to membrane photo-bioreactorsPidou, Dr MCranfield UniversitySchool of Water, Energy and Environment 100,775
Urban Flood and Water Resilience in an Uncertain FutureArthur, Professor SHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Energy, Geosci, Infrast & Society 367,569
Urban Flood and Water Resilience in an Uncertain FuturePotter, Dr KOpen UniversityFaculty of Business and Law (FBL) 265,467
Urban Flood Resilience in an Uncertain FutureThorne, Professor CRUniversity of NottinghamSch of Geography 511,139
Urban Flood Resilience in an Uncertain FutureButler, Professor DUniversity of ExeterEngineering Computer Science and Maths 304,910
Urban Flood Resilience in an Uncertain FutureLamond, Professor JUniversity of the West of EnglandFaculty of Environment and Technology 282,101
Urban Flood Resilience in an Uncertain Future.Dawson, Dr DUniversity of LeedsCivil Engineering 189,119
Urban Green DaMS (Design and Modelling of SuDS)Stovin, Dr VUniversity of SheffieldCivil and Structural Engineering 415,462
Urban Green DaMS (Design and Modelling of SuDS)Dawson, Professor RJNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 364,503
WISER-Water Infrastructure for Schistosomiasis-Endemic RegionsTempleton, Professor MRImperial College LondonCivil & Environmental Engineering 1,487,272

Total Number of Grants: 47
Total Value of Grants: £71,389,057

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