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EPSRC Support by Research Area (Materials Engineering - Ceramics) 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 (£)
Advanced ceramics from liquid feedstock for aerospace propulsionHussain, Professor TUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 1,736,743
Ceramic SHaping: extrusion of glAss Preforms for new fibres in hEalthcare (SHAPE)Seddon, Professor ABUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 770,396
CMMI-EPSRC: Damage Tolerant 3D micro-architectured brittle materialsDeshpande, Professor VUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 418,980
Correlative Analysis of Crystals in 3DChen, Professor BUniversity of LeicesterEngineering 2,501,463
Direct cold sintering of functional ceramics onto polymer circuit boards: a new low energy manufacturing route in electronicsReaney, Professor IMUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 202,342
High Temperature Superconductors for Fusion TechnologiesSpeller, Professor SUniversity of OxfordMaterials 1,988,757
Manufacturing of BN ceramic fibres for high performance applications enabled by the catalytic dehydropolymerisation of main group amine-boranesWeller, Professor AUniversity of YorkChemistry 531,823
Manufacturing of BN ceramic fibres for high performance applications enabled by the catalytic dehydropolymerisation of main group amine-boranesGrobert, Professor NUniversity of OxfordMaterials 674,731
Multi-doped Calcium-Phosphate Coatings for Resorbable Magnesium Alloy Implant ApplicationsAcheson, Dr JGUniversity of UlsterSchool of Engineering 409,270
Nano manufacturing of ultrathin membranesBoya, Dr RUniversity of Manchester, ThePhysics and Astronomy 202,437
National Facility for High Speed and High Temperature X-Ray DiffractionBowen, Dr JThe Open UniversityFaculty of Sci, Tech, Eng & Maths (STEM) 644,851
National Research Facility for Lab X-ray CTBurnett, Dr TUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 10,097,652
Sintering Ceramics at Room Temperature using Phase-Changing AdditivesDancer, Dr CEJUniversity of WarwickWMG 200,854

Total Number of Grants: 13
Total Value of Grants: £20,380,299

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