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EPSRC Support by Research Area (Analytical Science) in Theme (Physical Sciences)

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
Investigator
OrganisationDepartmentTotal Grant
Value (£)
A Multidisciplinary Research Platform for Nuclear Spins far from EquilibriumLevitt, Professor MHUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 1,484,430
A multi-function XPS-UPS system with load-locked advanced sample preparation stagesMariotti, Professor DUniversity of UlsterNanotechnology and Adv Materials Inst 1,094,994
A new tool to support drug discovery: Native LESA mass spectrometry (NESA)Cooper, Professor HJUniversity of BirminghamSch of Biosciences 411,030
Aberration-Corrected Scanning Transmission Electron Microscope with atomic resolution spectroscopy under controlled environmental conditions: AC-eSTEMLazarov, Dr VUniversity of YorkPhysics 3,250,534
Active Learning for Computational Polymorph Landscape AnalysisDay, Professor GMUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 251,033
An EPSRC National Research Facility to facilitate Data Science in the Physical Sciences: The Physical Sciences Data science Service (PSDS)Coles, Professor SJUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 2,996,067
An Optical Single Molecule Scanner of Protein MotionVollmer, Professor FUniversity of ExeterPhysics 1,571,018
Chemical Applications of Velocity and Spatial ImagingAshfold, Professor MUniversity of BristolChemistry 4,663,077
Chemical biology tools for investigating the chemistry of cellular REDOX stressConway, Professor SJUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 5,334,387
Chemobots: Digital-Chemical-Robotics to Convert Code to Molecules and Complex SystemsCronin, Professor LUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Chemistry 5,034,017
Clearing the undergrowth: new NMR techniques for high dynamic range mixturesMorris, Professor GAUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 462,488
CONEXS: COllaborative NEtwork for X-ray SpectroscopyPenfold, Dr TJNewcastle UniversitySch of Natural & Environmental Sciences 103,012
CONEXS: COllaborative NEtwork for X-ray SpectroscopyDiaz-Moreno, Dr SDiamond Light SourceScience Division 29,237
CONTRAST facility: clinical coherent Raman scattering facilityMoger, Professor JUniversity of ExeterPhysics 1,035,354
Cryogenic electron microscopy for native state analysis of nanoparticles in liquidsHondow, Dr NUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 196,879
Development of a Dual-Mode Microwave-EPR Reactor-Resonator for Studies of Paramagnetic Catalytic ReactionsMurphy, Professor DMCardiff UniversityChemistry 720,434
Development of Multiplexed ToF-SIMS InstrumentationLockyer, Professor NPUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 469,303
Dynamic Nuclear Polarisation And Non-Equilibrium PhysicsKockenberger, Dr WUniversity of NottinghamSch of Physics & Astronomy 592,514
Dynamics, Control and Energy Transfer at Terahertz Frequencies.Burnett, Dr ADUniversity of LeedsSch of Chemistry 1,025,292
Electron Microscopy for the Characterisation and Manipulation of Advanced Functional Materials and their Interfaces at the NanoscaleIrvine, Professor JUniversity of St AndrewsChemistry 202,309
Elucidation of membrane interface chemistry for electro-chemical processesHolmes, Professor SUniversity of Manchester, TheChem Eng and Analytical Science 1,675,667
Enabling rapid liquid and freeze-dried formulation design for the manufacture and delivery of novel biopharmaceuticalsDalby, Professor PAUCLBiochemical Engineering 1,519,555
Enabling rapid liquid and freeze-dried formulation design for the manufacture and delivery of novel biopharmaceuticalsCurtis, Dr RUniversity of Manchester, TheChem Eng and Analytical Science 861,317
EPSRC National Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Facility and ServiceCollison, Dr DUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 4,001,951
EPSRC UK National Crystallography ServiceColes, Simon JohnUniversity of SouthamptonSchool of Chemistry 4,680,553
Evaporative Drying of Droplets and the Formation of Micro-structured and Functional Particles and FilmsBain, Professor CDurham, University ofChemistry 2,270,296
Expanding the Environmental Frontiers of Operando Metrology for Advanced Device Materials DevelopmentHofmann, Professor SUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 1,026,620
Fast and Flexible Imaging of Excitable TissuesCorbett, Dr ADUniversity of ExeterPhysics 100,929
Fundamental studies of zincblende nitride structures for optoelectronic applicationsWallis, Professor DJUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 493,481
Fundamental studies of zincblende nitride structures for optoelectronic applicationsBinks, Dr DJUniversity of Manchester, ThePhysics and Astronomy 495,375
High Intensity High Sensitivity X-ray DiffactionSchroder, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 1,078,365
High resolution, cryogenic analytical and transfer scanning electron microscope (HR-CAT-SEM)Khlobystov, Professor AUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 1,564,542
Hyperpolarised Liquids for Magnetic ResonanceOwers-Bradley, Professor JRUniversity of NottinghamSch of Physics & Astronomy 441,476
HyperStore: Singlet states and supercritical fluids for storage and transport of hyperpolarised spin orderPileio, Dr GUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 557,185
Imaging Chemical Dynamics with Ultrafast Laser SpectroscopyBurt, Dr MUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 1,137,597
Instrument to identify defects and impurities in wide band gap semiconductors via excited statesHalsall, Professor MPUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 791,022
Interlocked fullerene and endohedral metallofullerene hosts for molecular machine-like sensingBeer, Professor PDUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 875,651
Investigating lipophilicity and hydrogen bonding properties of functionalised aliphatic compoundsLinclau, Professor BUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 398,768
Ion Beam Analysis for the 2020's and Beyond: An Integration of Elemental Mapping and 'omics'Bailey, Dr MJUniversity of SurreyChemistry 1,025,483
Lanthanide complexes as chiral probes and labelsParker, Professor DDurham, University ofChemistry 582,868
Lighting up Magnetic Resonance: SABRE optimisation powered by in situ detectionHalse, Dr M EUniversity of YorkChemistry 213,004
Local Tracking of Single Ions Dynamics at Solid-Liquid InterfacesVoitchovsky, Dr KDurham, University ofPhysics 1,171,291
Mapping the mesoscale structural landscape using "sculpted" chiral plasmonic fieldsKadodwala, Professor MUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Chemistry 1,070,990
Maximising Ion Mobility Mass Spectrometry at Southampton ChemistryLangley, Professor GJUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 187,447
Maximising the sharing of the Nottingham DNP MAS NMR FacilityKockenberger, Dr WUniversity of NottinghamSch of Physics & Astronomy 161,949
Mechanochemistry in LubricationSpikes, Professor HAImperial College LondonDept of Mechanical Engineering 578,903
Meeting the Sensitivity Grand Challenges in Pulsed Electron Magnetic ResonanceSmith, Professor GUniversity of St AndrewsPhysics and Astronomy 758,100
Multi-inlet comprehensive gas chromatography and high resolution mass spectrometryLangley, Professor GJUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 856,023
NAMS: Native ambient mass spectrometryCooper, Professor HJUniversity of BirminghamSch of Biosciences 1,241,472
Nanoscale metallomics and mineralization: advanced spectro-microscopy determination of the role of iron and calcium in Alzheimer's diseaseCollingwood, Dr JFUniversity of WarwickSch of Engineering 418,210
Nanoscale metallomics and mineralization: advanced spectro-microscopy determination of the role of iron and calcium in Alzheimer's diseaseTelling, Professor NDKeele UniversityInst for Science and Tech in Medicine 337,549
New Developments in Quantitative 3D Chemical ImagingLockyer, Professor NPUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 844,822
Next Generation Multi-Dimensional X-Ray ImagingWithers, Regius Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 1,219,152
Non-Destructive High-Resolution X-ray Diffraction for Cultural HeritageHansford, Dr GMUniversity of LeicesterSpace Research Centre 467,165
PASSE: Photochemical Amplification of Signal for Structure ElucidationDay, Dr IJUniversity of SussexSch of Life Sciences 432,715
Rapid-Transfer Dynamic Nuclear PolarizationMeier, Dr BUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 795,999
SEE MORE: SECONDARY ELECTRON EMISSION - MICROSCOPY FOR ORGANICS WITH RELIABLE ENGINEERING-PROPERTIESRodenburg, Dr CUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 1,004,316
Self-assembled molecular monolayers with ultra-low thermal conductance for energy harvesting (QSAMs)Ford, Professor CJBUniversity of CambridgePhysics 360,616
Self-assembled Molecular Monolayers with Ultra-low Thermal Conductance for Energy Harvesting (QSAMs)Bryce, Professor MDurham, University ofChemistry 320,142
Self-assembled molecular monolayers with ultra-low thermal conductance for energy harvesting (QSAMs)Lambert, Professor CLancaster UniversityPhysics 416,948
SHARPER NMR: fast and accurate analysis of molecules, reactions and processesUhrin, Professor DUniversity of EdinburghSch of Chemistry 364,795
Structural Dynamics in LOV Domain Photosensor ProteinsMeech, Professor SUniversity of East AngliaChemistry 352,953
Supercritical fuel jets - resolving controversyLinne, Professor M AUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 354,166
Terahertz lights up the nanoscale: Exposing the ultrafast dynamics of Dirac systems using near-field spectroscopyBoland, Dr JLUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 288,276
The UK 850 MHz Solid-State NMR FacilityBrown, Professor SUniversity of WarwickPhysics 2,672,996
Trapping Ion-Molecule Reaction IntermediatesHeazlewood, Dr BUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 948,331
Triggering, Controlling and Imaging Chemical Reactions at the Single-Molecule Level by Electron BeamKhlobystov, Professor AUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 1,059,227
Understanding the critical role of interfaces and surfaces in energy materialsSkinner, Professor SJImperial College LondonMaterials 1,304,889

Total Number of Grants: 68
Total Value of Grants: £76,708,559

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