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EPSRC Support by Research Area (Process Systems: Components and Integration) in Theme (Manufacturing the Future)

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 Manufacturing for Sustainable Biodegradable Microbeads - BIOBEADSScott, Professor JLUniversity of BathChemistry 1,072,569
Biomethanisation of CO2 in anaerobic digestion plantsBanks, Professor CUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 1,852,567
Combining Chemical Robotics and Statistical Methods to Discover Complex Functional ProductsLapkin, Professor AUniversity of CambridgeChemical Engineering and Biotechnology 1,227,510
Complex ORAL health products (CORAL): Characterisation, modelling and manufacturing challengesAngeli, Professor PUCLChemical Engineering 1,945,935
Design and green manufacturing of functional nanomaterialsPatwardhan, Professor SVUniversity of SheffieldChemical & Biological Engineering 1,011,132
Engineering Biological Science - Processes and Systems for Haematopoietic Stem Cell Based Therapy ManufactureThomas, Professor RJLoughborough UniversityWolfson Sch of Mech, Elec & Manufac Eng 1,294,482
Flow-Xl: A New UK Facility for Analysis of Crystallisation in Flow SystemsMeldrum, Professor FUniversity of LeedsSch of Chemistry 1,129,049
Formulation for 3D printing: Creating a plug and play platform for a disruptive UK industryWildman, Professor RDUniversity of NottinghamDiv of Process and Environmental Eng 3,531,769
From membrane material synthesis to fabrication and function (SynFabFun)Metcalfe, Professor ISNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 4,508,218
Functional electronic textiles for light emitting and colour changing applicationsBeeby, Professor SPUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Electronics and Computer Sci 833,072
Future Biomanufacturing Research HubScrutton, Professor NSUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 10,284,509
FUTURE TARGETED HEALTHCARE MANUFACTURING HUBTitchener-Hooker, Professor NUCLBiochemical Engineering 10,317,090
Future Vaccine Manufacturing Hub: Advancing the manufacture and deployment of cost effective vaccinesShattock, Professor RJImperial College LondonDept of Medicine 9,947,570
High-Performance Compressed Straw Board (HPCSB): A New Generation of Building MaterialsGhaffar, Dr SBrunel University LondonCivil and Environmental Engineering 240,563
Hub 'Science' 3: Catalysis for the Circular Economy and Sustainable ManufacturingDavidson, Professor MGUniversity of BathChemistry 3,938,126
Integrated energy efficient microwave and unique fermentation processes for pilot scale production of high value chemicals from lignocellulosic wasteChuck, Dr CJUniversity of BathChemical Engineering 3,182,328
Manufacturing with Light Phase 2: Photoelasticity for sub-surface stress measurements in structural ceramics coating systemsMoore, Professor AJHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 435,819
New Enzymatically Produced Interpenetrating Starch-Cellulose GelsKhimyak, Professor YZUniversity of East AngliaPharmacy 610,417
New Enzymatically Produced Interpenetrating Starch-Cellulose GelsEichhorn, Professor SUniversity of BristolAerospace Engineering 571,044
New Enzymatically Produced Interpenetrating Starch-Cellulose GelsField, Professor RJohn Innes CentreBiological Chemistry 402,975
New Enzymatically Produced Interpenetrating Starch-Cellulose GelsEdler, Professor KUniversity of BathChemistry 949,836
New routes to driving enzyme-catalysed chemical synthesis using hydrogen gasVincent, Professor KAUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 2,940,737
Photoelasticity for sub-surface stress measurements in structural ceramics and ceramic coating systems.Nicholls, Professor JRCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 238,567
Photo-Electro: Transforming Chemical Synthesis, Discovery and ManufactureGeorge, Professor MUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 6,486,390
Pressure-Induced Nucleation for the Continuous Manufacture of supramolecular assembliesOswald, Dr IDHUniversity of StrathclydeInst of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sci 966,179
Rapid Online Analysis of Reactions (ROAR)Hii, Professor KK(Imperial College LondonDept of Chemistry 2,757,688
Seeding and Continuous Biopharmaceutical Crystallisation (SCoBiC)Heng, Dr JYYImperial College LondonDepartment of Chemical Engineering 1,015,843
The Future Vaccine Manufacturing Research Hub (Vax-Hub)Micheletti, Dr MUCLBiochemical Engineering 6,968,180
The UK Catalysis Hub -'Core'Hutchings, Professor GCardiff UniversityChemistry 2,201,661
The UK Catalysis Hub - 'Science': 2 Catalysis at the Water-Energy NexusHardacre, Professor CUniversity of Manchester, TheChem Eng and Analytical Science 4,010,674
Ultrafast Laser Plasma Implantation- Seamless Integration of Functional Materials for Advanced PhotonicsJose, Professor GUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 2,484,937
Uncertainty-Aware Planning and Scheduling in the Process IndustriesParpas, Dr PImperial College LondonDept of Computing 765,342
Uncertainty-Aware Planning and Scheduling in the Process IndustriesPapageorgiou, Professor LUCLChemical Engineering 779,227

Total Number of Grants: 34
Total Value of Grants: £91,815,567

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