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EPSRC Support by Research Area (Energy Storage) in Theme (Energy)

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. The number and value of grants listed below reflects how the theme portfolio is described by this research area.

Please note: some research areas will appear under multiple themes. There is no unique, absolute, relationship between a research area and a theme.

Grant TitlePrincipal
OrganisationDepartmentTotal Grant
Value (£)
"Free-from": transition metal-free and anode-free potassium batteriesXu, Dr YUCLChemistry 255,476
A Facility for Cryo-Enabled Multi-microscopy for Nanoscale Analysis in the Engineering and Physical Sciences (Cryo-EPS)Giuliani, Professor FImperial College LondonMaterials 10,294,044
A versatile PCM energy storage system for building applications (Versatile PCM)Riffat, Professor SUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 829,926
Advanced hybrid thermochemical-compression seasonal solar energy storage and heat pump system (Solar S&HP)Ma, Dr ZDurham, University ofEngineering 1,013,966
An Adsorption-Compression Cold Thermal Energy Storage System (ACCESS)Yu, Professor ZUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 1,022,621
An automated high-throughput robotic platform for accelerated battery and fuels discovery - DIGIBATTitirici, Professor MImperial College LondonChemical Engineering 1,656,452
Barocaloric materials for zero-carbon heat pumpsMoya, Dr XUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 1,392,100
Data-driven exploration of the carbon emissions impact of grid energy storage deployment and dispatchHowey, Professor DUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 1,007,582
Electrocatalysis in non-thermal plasma for energy storageCuesta Ciscar, Professor AUniversity of AberdeenChemistry 255,255
Energy Storage Integration for a Net Zero Grid (ESI4NZ)Gladwin, Professor DUniversity of SheffieldElectronic and Electrical Engineering 1,207,772
Engineering Robust Cathodes for Sustainable Energy StorageLahiri, Dr ABrunel University LondonChemical Engineering 292,639
Flexibility from Cooling and Storage (Flex-Cool-Store)Ugalde-Loo, Professor CECardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 1,113,919
Future Electric Vehicle Energy Networks supporting Renewables (FEVER)Cruden, Professor AUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Engineering 6,628,841
GasNetNew - The role of the gas network in a future decarbonised UKGarvey, Professor SUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 1,287,081
GigaWatt-Hour Subsurface Thermal Energy storAge: Engineered structures and legacy Mine shafts: STEaMMolnar, Dr IUniversity of EdinburghSch of Geosciences 215,571
GigaWatt-Hour Subsurface Thermal Energy storAge: Engineered structures and legacy Mine shafts: STEaMShipton, Professor ZKUniversity of StrathclydeCivil and Environmental Engineering 978,270
Grid Scale Thermal and Thermo-Chemical Electricity StorageScott, Dr SAUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 1,070,287
Heat Accumulation from Renewables with Valid Energy Storage and Transformation - HARVESTLi, Professor YUniversity of BirminghamChemical Engineering 1,504,773
Heat Pump Fully Integrated with Thermochemical Store (HP-FITS)Critoph, Professor RUniversity of WarwickSch of Engineering 1,297,418
Heat Utilisation via Thermally Regenerative Electrochemical SystemBae, Dr DHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 349,655
Heat Utilisation via Thermally Regenerative Electrochemical SystemBrightman, Dr EUniversity of StrathclydeChemical and Process Engineering 183,085
Hi-CAES: High Performance Compressed Air Energy Storage Elevated through High-Temperature Thermal StorageWang, Professor JUniversity of WarwickSch of Engineering 1,076,649
INTEGRATE: Integrating seasoNal Thermal storagE with multiple enerGy souRces to decArbonise Thermal EnergyFriedrich, Professor DUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 1,445,832
Interfacing Next-Generation Grid-Scale Storage to the Electrical Power Network (Inter-Storage)Barnes, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 840,201
Low Temperature Heat Recovery and Distribution Network Technologies (LoT-NET)Critoph, Professor RUniversity of WarwickSch of Engineering 5,388,928
Mechanisms and Synthesis of Materials for Next-Generation Lithium Batteries Using Flame Spray PyrolysisHochgreb, Professor SUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 800,982
Mechanisms and Synthesis of Materials for Next-Generation Lithium Batteries Using Flame Spray PyrolysisLuo, Professor KHUCLMechanical Engineering 387,990
MIX-MOXes - Mixed Metal Oxides Energy Stations for zero-carbon thermal energy generation with integrated heat storageSciacovelli, Dr AUniversity of BirminghamChemical Engineering 253,041
Novel Manufacturing for Resource Efficient Electrochemical Storage (NoRESt)Baker, Dr JSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 1,091,410
PATCH: Plasma Assisted Thermo-CHemical energy storage for Carnot batteriesLi, Professor YUniversity of BirminghamChemical Engineering 1,078,155
Photocapacitors for Ambient Energy ApplicationsFreitag, Professor MNewcastle UniversitySch of Natural & Environmental Sciences 330,993
Rethinking Redox Flow BatteriesDryfe, Professor RAWUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 655,109
SPECIFIC IKC Phase 2Worsley, Professor DSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 2,997,633
SUCCES (Stored Up-valued Concentrated Cold Energy System)Panesar, Dr ASUniversity of BrightonSch of Computing, Engineering & Maths 492,287
Supergen Storage Network Plus 2019Ding, Professor YUniversity of BirminghamChemical Engineering 1,012,009
Sustainable urban power supply through intelligent control and enhanced restoration of AC/DC networksLiang, Professor JCardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 604,562
Sustainable, Affordable and Viable Compressed Air Energy Storage (SAVE-CAES)Barbour, Dr ELoughborough UniversityWolfson Sch of Mech, Elec & Manufac Eng 1,108,546
Thermochemical energy storage using a closed cycle (ThermoStore)Su, Professor YUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 522,756
TidAl Range schemes as configurable Grid-scale Energy sTorage facilities (TARGET)Ahmadian, Professor RCardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 1,158,211
Transformative Recovery of Low-Grade Waste Heat using Ionic ThermoelectricsBos, Dr JUniversity of St AndrewsChemistry 161,465
Vacancy Engineering in Anode Materials for High-Power K-Ion BatteriesXu, Dr YUCLChemistry 389,974
VTTESS- Variable-Temperature Thermochemical Energy Storage System and Heat Networks for Decarbonising the Buildings SectorDarkwa, Professor JUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 1,354,081
Zero Emission Cold-Chain(ZECC) - Building the Road to Sustainable Cold-Chain Systems for Food ResilienceWang, Dr XUniversity of BirminghamChemical Engineering 1,465,929
Zinc Ion Batteries: Structural ENgineering for Severe Environment (SENSE)He, Dr GUCLChemical Engineering 362,712

Total Number of Grants: 44
Total Value of Grants: £58,836,189

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