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EPSRC Support by Research Area (Robotics) 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 (£)
A Platform for Hybrid Manufacturing Process researchHarris, Professor RAUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 1,675,630
Aerial Additive Building Manufacturing: Distributed Unmanned Aerial Systems for in-situ manufacturing of the built environmentKovac, Dr MImperial College LondonDept of Aeronautics 2,317,561
Autonomous Inspection in Manufacturing & Remanufacturing (AIMaReM)Pierce, Professor SGUniversity of StrathclydeElectronic and Electrical Engineering 1,988,392
Integrated optical position and orientation sensing for manufacturing roboticsTatam, Professor RPCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 1,101,012
Multi-Robot Manipulation Planning for Forceful Manufacturing TasksDogar, Dr MRUniversity of LeedsSch of Computing 101,037
Robotic disassembly technology as a key enabler of autonomous remanufacturingPham, Professor DUniversity of BirminghamMechanical Engineering 1,945,256
Robotic Wire + Arc Additive Manufacture cellPierce, Professor SGUniversity of StrathclydeElectronic and Electrical Engineering 230,627
Robotic Wire + Arc Additive ManufacutureWilliams, Professor SWCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 202,981

Total Number of Grants: 8
Total Value of Grants: £9,562,496

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