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EPSRC Support by Research Area (Microsystems) 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 (£)
Biophysics of cancer: modelling and assessing physical resistance to therapyPeyman, Dr SUniversity of LeedsPhysics and Astronomy 343,320
Boiling Flows in Small and Microchannels (BONSAI): From Fundamentals to DesignMagnini, Dr MUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 141,787
Boiling Flows in Small and Microchannels (BONSAI): From Fundamentals to DesignKarayiannis, Professor TBrunel University LondonMechanical and Aerospace Engineering 514,287
BOiliNg flows in SmAll and mIcrochannels (BONSAI): From Fundamentals to DesignMarkides, Professor CNImperial College LondonChemical Engineering 846,008
CBET-EPSRC: Analysis and Optical Control of Surfactant Effects for Increased Lubrication of Liquid Flows in the Cassie StatePapageorgiou, Professor DImperial College LondonMathematics 457,329
Development of an on-demand sensor and monitoring technology based on switchable nanobodies for cell therapy bioprocessingEstrela, Professor PMUniversity of BathElectronic and Electrical Engineering 354,951
Development of an on-demand sensor and monitoring technology based on switchable nanobodies for cell therapy bioprocessingMendes, Professor PUniversity of BirminghamChemical Engineering 341,048
Development of on-demand sensor and monitoring technology based on switchable nanobodies for cell therapy bioprocessingWall, Professor IUniversity of BirminghamInstitute of Immunology & Immunotherapy 154,795
Direct airborne particulate and bioaerosol capture using suspended liquid surfactant membranes for continuous biodetection and threat analysisMcCluskey, Dr DUniversity of HertfordshireSchool of Physics, Eng & Computer Scienc 197,863
Dynamic optimisation of tumor’s dense-dose scheduling via closed-loop control and beyondBelkhatir, Dr ZUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Electronics and Computer Sci 51,353
Electrowetting-enhanced sustainable liquid films for collection of viable airborne pathogensCoudron, Dr LUniversity of HertfordshireSchool of Engineering and Technology 200,798
EPSRC-SFI: An ocean microlab for autonomous dissolved inorganic carbon depth profile measurementMaguire, Professor PUniversity of UlsterNanotechnology and Adv Materials Inst 602,640
High-Bandwidth Sensing for Wide-bandgap Power ConversionStark, Professor BHUniversity of BristolElectrical and Electronic Engineering 1,150,663
Micron-scale, chemically-controlled, auto-injection systems for at-home drug deliveryDonnelly, Professor RQueen's University of BelfastSch of Pharmacy 1,122,499
Multiscale Metrology Suite for Next-Generation Health NanotechnologiesRattray, Dr ZUniversity of StrathclydeInst of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sci 853,129
Nano manufacturing of ultrathin membranesBoya, Dr RUniversity of Manchester, ThePhysics and Astronomy 202,437
Next Generation Metrology Driven by NanophotonicsJiang, Professor Dame XUniversity of HuddersfieldSch of Computing and Engineering 5,539,716
Photodynamic Therapy via Implantable Microsystems for Cancer TreatmentFlynn, Professor DUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 202,081
Programmable Microwave Hardware Based on Liquid Wires (PROGRAMMABLE)Wang, Professor YUniversity of BirminghamElectronic, Electrical and Computer Eng 446,111
Programmable Microwave Hardware Based on Liquid Wires (PROGRAMMABLE)Kelly, Dr JQueen Mary University of LondonSch of Electronic Eng & Computer Science 425,970
Quantum engineering of energy-efficient molecular materials (QMol)Lambert, Professor CLancaster UniversityPhysics 7,141,698
RESINators - Miniature Acoustic Resonator SystemsFeeney, Dr AUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 22,939
RESINators - Miniature Acoustic Resonator SystemsWindmill, Professor JFCUniversity of StrathclydeElectronic and Electrical Engineering 422,394
Self-Illuminating Holograms for Human-Computer InteractionSamuel, Professor IUniversity of St AndrewsPhysics and Astronomy 202,142
Silicon photonic thermal photodetectors for mid-infrared sensingNedeljkovic, Dr MUniversity of SouthamptonOptoelectronics Research Centre (ORC) 346,227
Smart Cloth - a wearable system powered entirely by body heatMorgan, Dr KAUniversity of SouthamptonOptoelectronics Research Centre (ORC) 202,385
Soft Matter and microfluidics for the next generation of applications in engineering and healthcareDel Giudice, Dr FSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 19,129
Solute-driven Online Preconcentration in Lateral Flow Assay (SOP-LFA) devices for ultrasensitive biochemical testingBolognesi, Dr GUCLChemistry 202,223
Ultrafast Scanning Thermal Microscope ProbesWeaver, Professor JMRUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 201,664

Total Number of Grants: 29
Total Value of Grants: £22,909,585

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