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EPSRC Support by Research Area (Materials Engineering - Metals & Alloys) 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 (£)
CMMI-EPSRC: Quantitative Characterization of Mission Critical Microstructures of Engineering Metals with Diffusive UltrasoundLan, Dr BImperial College LondonMechanical Engineering 610,556
Correlative Analysis of Crystals in 3DChen, Professor BUniversity of LeicesterEngineering 2,501,463
Dispersion Strengthened Magnesium Alloys - Solidification of NanocolloidsNadendla, Professor HBrunel University LondonBCAST 757,017
Establishing adaptive ultrasonics through shape memory materialsFeeney, Dr AUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 474,044
Fatigue Testing beyond ExtremesGong, Dr JKings College LondonEngineering 699,475
Femtosecond X-Ray Diffraction Studies of Crystalline Matter Deforming under Extreme LoadingWark, Professor JUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 497,643
High Temperature Superconductors for Fusion TechnologiesSpeller, Professor SUniversity of OxfordMaterials 1,988,757
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
New Wire Additive Manufacturing (NEWAM)Williams, Professor SWCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 5,886,209
Next Generation Electro-Chemo-Mechanical Models for Hydrogen Embrittlement (NEXTGEM)Martinez-Paneda, Professor EUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 297,020
Nickel Superalloy Design for Corrosion ResistancePedrazzini, Dr SImperial College LondonMaterials 741,689
Practice and theory in the design of martensitic steelsRainforth, Professor WMUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 446,772
Predictive Multiscale Modelling Protocol of Adiabatic Shear Band Initiation in Manufacturing and Aerospace MaterialsGurrutxaga Lerma, Dr BUniversity of BirminghamMetallurgy and Materials 278,383
Recovery of metals from geothermal brinesBlundy, Professor JDUniversity of OxfordEarth Sciences 934,132
Rich Nonlinear Tomography for advanced materialsTan, Professor JUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 488,160
Rich Nonlinear Tomography for advanced materialsMidgley, Professor PAUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 236,595
Rich Nonlinear Tomography for advanced materials (LEAD)Lionheart, Professor WRBUniversity of Manchester, TheMathematics 635,422

Total Number of Grants: 18
Total Value of Grants: £28,215,839

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