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EPSRC Support by Research Area (Condensed Matter: Electronic Structure) 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 SQUID Magnetometer for Quantum Materials, superconductors, molecular magnets and excited statesClarke, Professor SJUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 413,615
A state-of-the-art optical floating-zone furnace for crystal growth at high pressuresBoothroyd, Professor ATUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 893,916
Advanced Inorganic Functional Materials: Floating Zone Crystal Growth SystemEvans, Professor IRDurham, University ofChemistry 401,688
Antiferromagnetic devices for spintronic memory applicationsEdmonds, Dr KUniversity of NottinghamSch of Physics & Astronomy 444,719
Atomically Deterministic Doping and Readout For Semiconductor Solotronics (ADDRFSS)Murdin, Professor BNUniversity of SurreyATI Physics 6,382,161
Attosecond X-ray Spectroscopy of Ultrafast Dynamics in the Condensed PhaseMarangos, Professor JImperial College LondonDept of Physics 1,230,885
Cambridge Theory of Condensed Matter Group -Critical Mass GrantPayne, Professor MCUniversity of CambridgePhysics 2,023,484
CCP on Computational Electronic Structure of Condensed Matter (CCP9)Payne, Professor MCSTFC Laboratories (Grouped)Scientific Computing Department 208,388
CCP5: The Computer Simulation of Condensed PhasesAllan, Professor NLUniversity of BristolChemistry 391,562
CCPQ: Quantum Dynamics in Atomic, Molecular and Optical PhysicsWorth, Professor GAUCLChemistry 89,023
Chemistry of open-shell correlated materials based on unsaturated hydrocarbonsRosseinsky, Professor MUniversity of LiverpoolChemistry 763,195
Coherent Many-Body Quantum States of MatterChalker, Professor JUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 1,528,219
Controlling unconventional properties of correlated materials by Fermi surface deformations and topological transitionsKozik, Dr EKings College LondonPhysics 325,418
Controlling unconventional properties of correlated materials by Fermi surface topological transitions and deformations.Betouras, Dr JLoughborough UniversityPhysics 349,710
Correlated electronic states for cryogenic refrigeration - fundamentals and applicationsGrosche, Professor FMUniversity of CambridgePhysics 673,107
Correlated electronic states for cryogenic refrigeration - fundamentals and applicationsHepburn, Professor IUCLMullard Space Science Laboratory 56,598
Designer Quantum Materials - Thermodynamics and TransportRost, Dr A WUniversity of St AndrewsPhysics and Astronomy 1,220,782
DFT+mu: a step change in muon spectroscopyLancaster, Professor TDurham, University ofPhysics 393,642
DFT+mu: A Step Change in Muon SpectroscopyBlundell, Professor SUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 393,208
DFT+mu: a step change in muon spectroscopyPratt, Dr FLSTFC Laboratories (Grouped)ISIS Pulsed Neutron & Muon Source 58,049
Discovering twisted bilayer materials with strong electron correlationsLischner, Dr JImperial College LondonMaterials 445,157
Discovery of New Singlet Fission MaterialsTroisi, Professor AUniversity of LiverpoolChemistry 233,687
Emergent phenomena in novel correlated materialsColdea, Dr AIUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 1,171,400
Emerging correlations from strong driving: a tensor network projection variational Monte Carlo approach to 2D quantum lattice systemsClark, Dr SRJUniversity of BristolPhysics 45,369
EPSRC-SFI: Emergent Magnetism and Spin Interactions in Metallo-Molecular InterfacesTeobaldi, Dr GSTFC Laboratories (Grouped)Scientific Computing Department 487,233
EPSRC-SFI: Emergent Magnetism and Spin Interactions in Metallo-Molecular InterfacesCespedes, Dr OUniversity of LeedsPhysics and Astronomy 648,440
Exploiting the European XFEL for a New Generation of High Energy Density and Materials ScienceMcMahon, Professor MIUniversity of EdinburghSch of Physics and Astronomy 659,756
Exploiting the European XFEL for a New Generation of High Energy Density and Materials ScienceHigginbotham, Dr AUniversity of YorkPhysics 464,971
Exploiting the European XFEL for a New Generation of High Energy Density and Materials SciencePickard, Professor CJUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 591,782
Exploiting the European XFEL for a Novel Generation of High Energy Density and Materials ScienceWark, Professor JUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 115,782
Exploring Electronic Materials with Extreme ConditionsAttfield, Professor JPUniversity of EdinburghSch of Chemistry 986,868
Fluctuation Induced Exotic Phases of Quantum MatterHuxley, Professor ADUniversity of EdinburghSch of Physics and Astronomy 639,300
Fluctuation Induced Exotic Phases of Quantum MatterGreen, Professor AGUCLLondon Centre for Nanotechnology 735,283
Free-particle descriptions of topological quantum matter and many-body localisationPachos, Dr JKUniversity of LeedsPhysics and Astronomy 466,889
Frontier Experiments in Dynamic Extreme Conditions: The Case for Light ElementsMcWilliams, Dr R SUniversity of EdinburghSch of Physics and Astronomy 101,214
Grand Challenge NetworkPlus in Emergence and Physics Far From Equilibrium 2016-19Galla, Dr TUniversity of Manchester, ThePhysics and Astronomy 245,063
Hot-electron quantum optics (HEQO)Emary, Dr CNewcastle UniversitySch of Maths, Statistics and Physics 252,481
International network to explore novel superconductivity at advanced oxide superconductor/magnet interfaces and in nanodevicesRobinson, Dr JJWUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 684,502
Measurements Platform for Materials at Multiple ExtremesKamenev, Professor KUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 452,012
Microcavity polaritons in atomically thin semiconductors and heterostructures: many-body and nonlinear phenomenaTartakovskii, Professor AUniversity of SheffieldPhysics and Astronomy 1,234,905
Multifunctional Scanning MicroscopyHickey, Professor BUniversity of LeedsPhysics and Astronomy 811,642
Multiplexed Quantum Integrated CircuitsSmith, Professor CGUniversity of CambridgePhysics 940,489
Multi-Scale Framework for Quantum Mechanical Simulations of Organic ElectronicsRatcliff, Dr L EImperial College LondonMaterials 849,159
Nanoelectromechanics in van der Waals heterostructuresMishchenko, Dr AUniversity of Manchester, ThePhysics and Astronomy 1,207,767
New correlated electronic states arising from strong spin-orbit couplingMcMorrow, Professor DFUCLLondon Centre for Nanotechnology 531,780
New correlated electronic states arising from strong spin-orbit couplingBoothroyd, Professor ATUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 488,109
New Emergent Quantum States of Matter at High PressureWeber, Dr CRKings College LondonPhysics 450,136
New Emergent Quantum States of Matter at High PressureMcMahon, Professor MIUniversity of EdinburghSch of Physics and Astronomy 632,572
Non-equilibrium quantum matterKovrizhin, Dr DLUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 532,741
Non-Ergodic Quantum ManipulationPepper, Professor Sir MUCLLondon Centre for Nanotechnology 7,032,540
Non-perturbative and stochastic approaches to many-body localizationSchomerus, Professor HULancaster UniversityPhysics 374,492
Novel Electron Fluids in Quantum MaterialsShytov, Dr AUniversity of ExeterPhysics 348,129
Novel Multiferroic Perovskites through Systematic DesignSenn, Dr MSUniversity of WarwickChemistry 387,427
Novel Non-linear Optical-Fibre Sources for Time-resolved Molecular Dynamics: Towards the Next Generation of Ultrafast SpectroscopyTownsend, Dr DHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 588,864
Novel X-ray methods for studying correlated quantum matter in the strong spin-orbit coupling limitMcMorrow, Professor DFUCLLondon Centre for Nanotechnology 1,210,990
Oxford Quantum Materials Platform GrantRadaelli, Professor PUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 1,736,109
Quantitative Hall Voltage mapping at conducting Ferroelectric domain walls: A novel approach to extracting conduction mechanisms on the nanoscaleKumar, Dr AQueen's University of BelfastSch of Mathematics and Physics 49,693
Quantum Bio-inspired Energy harvesting (QuBE)Gauger, Dr EMHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 358,171
Quantum Effects in Electronic Nanodevices (QuEEN)Briggs, Professor GADUniversity of OxfordMaterials 5,296,044
Quantum Matter in and out of EquilibriumChalker, Professor JUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 1,489,109
Random Geometry in Condensed Matter TheoryNahum, Dr A WUniversity of OxfordOxford Physics 284,282
Redrawing the boundaries: new approaches to many-body open quantum systemsNazir, Dr AUniversity of Manchester, ThePhysics and Astronomy 866,380
Single Crystal Growth at WarwickBalakrishnan, Professor GUniversity of WarwickPhysics 634,595
Skyrmionics: From Magnetic Excitations to Functioning Low-Energy DevicesHatton, Professor PDDurham, University ofPhysics 5,101,385
Soft chemical control to achieve new layered architectures and strongly correlated states.Clarke, Professor SJUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 556,382
Solid State SuperatomsJones, Dr MPADurham, University ofPhysics 804,634
Solid State SuperatomsLynch, Dr SACardiff UniversitySchool of Physics and Astronomy 653,988
SpectroMicroscopy and Spin at the Single Chemical Bond LimitMoriarty, Professor PJUniversity of NottinghamSch of Physics & Astronomy 1,127,563
Spin-resolved electronic structure imaging and microscopyKing, Professor PDUniversity of St AndrewsPhysics and Astronomy 1,420,124
Strain-Tuning of Emergent states of MatterWahl, Professor PUniversity of St AndrewsPhysics and Astronomy 736,908
Support for the UKCP consortiumSkylaris, Professor CUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 11,378
Support for the UKCP consortiumKohanoff, Professor JQueen's University of BelfastSch of Mathematics and Physics 26,319
Support for the UKCP consortiumAckland, Professor GJUniversity of EdinburghSch of Physics and Astronomy 23,625
Support for the UKCP consortiumJochym, Dr DSTFC Laboratories (Grouped)Scientific Computing Department 8,928
Support for the UKCP consortiumRefson, Professor KRoyal Holloway, Univ of LondonPhysics 13,828
Support for the UKCP consortiumPickard, Professor CJUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 58,027
Support for the UKCP consortiumHarrison, Professor NImperial College LondonDept of Chemistry 34,659
Support for the UKCP consortiumMolteni, Professor CKings College LondonPhysics 9,987
Support for the UKCP consortiumHine, Dr NDMUniversity of WarwickPhysics 20,078
Support for the UKCP consortiumTeobaldi, Dr GSTFC Laboratories (Grouped)Scientific Computing Department 6,500
Support for the UKCP consortiumClark, Professor SJDurham, University ofPhysics 11,336
Support for the UKCP consortiumBowler, Professor DRUCLPhysics and Astronomy 27,281
Support for the UKCP consortiumProbert, Professor MUniversity of YorkPhysics 471,671
Support for the UKCP consortiumYates, Dr JRUniversity of OxfordMaterials 12,196
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
Ti:Sapphire Regenerative Amplified Laser System for ultrafast, high-field terahertz photonicsDean, Dr PUniversity of LeedsElectronic and Electrical Engineering 451,951
Topological SpintronicsLiu, Dr WRoyal Holloway, Univ of LondonElectronic Engineering 402,842
Unconventional superconductors: new paradigms for new materialsQuintanilla, Dr JUniversity of KentSch of Physical Sciences 338,397
Unconventional superconductors: new paradigms for new materialsAnnett, Professor JFUniversity of BristolPhysics 347,464
University of Leeds AFM FacilityConnell, Dr SDAUniversity of LeedsPhysics and Astronomy 136,770

Total Number of Grants: 90
Total Value of Grants: £69,107,180

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