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EPSRC Support by Research Area (Infrastructure and Urban Systems) in Theme (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. 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 (£)
ASPIRE - Accelerated Supergene Processes in Repository EngineeringSapsford, Dr DJCardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 592,345
ASPIRE - Accelerated Supergene Processes in Repository EngineeringSinnett, Dr DUniversity of the West of EnglandFaculty of Environment and Technology 159,279
ASPIRE - Accelerated Supergene Processes in Repository EngineeringStewart, Professor DIUniversity of LeedsCivil Engineering 464,057
Assessment, Costing and enHancement of long lIfe, Long Linear assEtS (ACHILLES)Glendinning, Professor SNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 4,872,904
Balancing the impact of City Infrastructure Engineering on Natural systems using RobotsPurnell, Professor PUniversity of LeedsCivil Engineering 4,217,380
Biopolymer treatment for stabilisation of transport infrastructure slopesHughes, Dr PNDurham, University ofEngineering 218,232
Centre for Sustainable Road Freight 2018-2023Piecyk, Dr MIUniversity of WestminsterSch of Architecture & Cities 672,888
Centre for Sustainable Road Freight 2018-2023Greening, Professor PKHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Social Sciences 1,808,252
Centre for Sustainable Road Freight 2018-2023Cebon, Professor DUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 3,715,911
Climate Adaptation Control Technologies for Urban Spaces (CACTUS)Toll, Professor DGDurham, University ofEngineering 1,761,592
CMMI-EPSRC: Modeling and Monitoring of Urban Underground Climate ChangeChoudhary, Dr RUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 420,171
Enhancement of Inductive Power Transfer (IPT) for Wireless EV ChargingLong, Dr TUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 211,970
FractalBlast: Understanding and predicting the interaction of blast waves with multi-scale obstacles.Rigby, Dr SEUniversity of SheffieldCivil and Structural Engineering 195,565
HAROLDMerat, Professor NUniversity of LeedsInstitute for Transport Studies 415,448
HAROLD: HAzards, ROad Lighting and DrivingFotios, Professor SAUniversity of SheffieldArchitectural Studies 578,684
Industrial Doctorate Centre: Urban Sustainability and ResilienceTitheridge, Professor HUCLCivil Environmental and Geomatic Eng 6,038,109
Managing Air for Green Inner CitiesLinden, Professor PFUniversity of CambridgeApplied Maths and Theoretical Physics 4,173,134
MISTRAL: Multi-scale Infrastructure Systems AnalyticsHall, Professor JWUniversity of OxfordEnvironmental Change Institute SoGE 5,374,638
Model-driven construction of city-level pedestrian traffic maps over timeBode, Dr NWFUniversity of BristolEngineering Mathematics 275,446
PLAIN-GG: Phase-Locked Atomic INterferometers for Gravity GradiometryHimsworth, Dr MDUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Physics and Astronomy 246,392
Predicting the Polymer-specific Fate of Aquatic Plastic LitterBond, Dr TUniversity of SurreyCivil and Environmental Engineering 260,881
Prevention and Management of Road Surface DamageThom, Dr NHUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 385,493
Prevention and Management of Road Surface DamageRahman, Dr MAston UniversityCollege of Engineering and Physical Sci 471,201
ReFresh: Remodeling Building Design Sustainability from a Human Centered Approachschraefel, Professor mUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Electronics and Computer Sci 561,897
Texas TTI Visiting Scholarship: Targeting the Bad Emitting VehiclesRopkins, Dr KUniversity of LeedsInstitute for Transport Studies 49,895
The science and analytical tools to design long life, low noise railway track systemsPowrie, Professor WUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 5,193,338
Urban Albedo Computation in High Latitude Locations: An Experimental ApproachVaidhyanathan, Professor BLoughborough UniversityMaterials 201,250
Urban Albedo Computation in High Latitude Locations: An Experimental ApproachNikolopoulou, Professor MUniversity of KentKent Sch of Architecture 328,570
Urban albedo computation in high latitude locations: An experimental approachKolokotroni, Professor MBrunel University LondonInstitute of Energy Futures 199,910
Urban Green DaMS (Design and Modelling of SuDS)Dawson, Professor RJNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 364,503
Urban Green DaMS (Design and Modelling of SuDS)Stovin, Professor VUniversity of SheffieldCivil and Structural Engineering 415,462
Zero Power, Large Area Rail Track MonitoringZhu, Professor MUniversity of ExeterEngineering 1,383,491

Total Number of Grants: 32
Total Value of Grants: £46,228,286

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