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EPSRC Support by Research Area (Marine Wave and Tidal) 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 (£)
Design Feasibility Study for a Low Velocity Tidal Stream TurbineO'Doherty, Professor TCardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 197,887
Dynamic Loadings on Turbines in a Tidal Array (DyLoTTA)O'Doherty, Professor TCardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 803,546
FloWTurb: Response of Tidal Energy Converters to Combined Tidal Flow, Waves, and TurbulenceVenugopal, Professor VUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 745,542
Industrial Doctoral Centre for Offshore Renewable Energy (IDCORE)Ingram, Professor DMUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 6,499,212
Partnership for Research In Marine Renewable Energy (PRIMaRE)Greaves, Professor DUniversity of PlymouthSch of Engineering 240,608
Supergen ORE hub 2018Greaves, Professor DUniversity of PlymouthSch of Engineering 9,097,481
SURFTEC: SUrvivability and Reliability of Floating Tidal Energy ConvertersWilliams, Dr AJSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 508,199
Tidal Stream Energy - Designing for PerformanceWillden, Professor RHJUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 1,024,449

Total Number of Grants: 8
Total Value of Grants: £19,116,925

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