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EPSRC Support by Research Area (Light Matter Interaction and Optical Phenomena) in Theme (Research Infrastructure)

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 (£)
Black Hole Superradiance in Rotating FluidsWeinfurtner, Dr SUniversity of NottinghamSch of Mathematical Sciences 319,511
Control and Spectroscopy of Excited States of PositroniumCassidy, Professor DUCLPhysics and Astronomy 802,355
Dynamic Dichroic Mirrors and Single-Shot SpectroscopyRowlands, Dr CJImperial College LondonDept of Bioengineering 202,821
Levitated Electromechanics: All-Electrical Nanoscale Control and Cooling (LEVELECTRO)Millen, Dr JNKings College LondonPhysics 387,989
Molecular Microcavity Photon SourceHinds, Professor EAImperial College LondonDept of Physics 943,335
Near-equilibrium thermalised quantum lightOulton, Dr RFMImperial College LondonDept of Physics 767,529
Optical Clock Arrays for Quantum MetrologyJones, Dr MPADurham, University ofPhysics 1,012,413
QSUM: Quantum Science with Ultracold MoleculesCornish, Professor SLDurham, University ofPhysics 6,731,104
Room Temperature Continuous-Wave Inorganic MaserAlford, Professor NImperial College LondonMaterials 674,637
Rydberg polaritons in Cu2O microcavitiesOhadi, Dr HUniversity of St AndrewsPhysics and Astronomy 262,098
Singlet Fission in Carotenoid Aggregates (SIFICA)Clark, Dr JUniversity of SheffieldPhysics and Astronomy 851,312
Solid State SuperatomsJones, Dr MPADurham, University ofPhysics 804,634
Solid State SuperatomsLynch, Dr SACardiff UniversitySchool of Physics and Astronomy 653,988
Sustainable RSE Careers for Sustainable Software DevelopmentWoods, Dr CJUniversity of BristolFaculty of Science 488,453
Ti:Sapphire Regenerative Amplified Laser System for ultrafast, high-field terahertz photonicsDean, Dr PUniversity of LeedsElectronic and Electrical Engineering 451,951
UK Atomic, Molecular and Optical physics R-matrix consortium (UK AMOR)Tennyson, Professor JUCLPhysics and Astronomy 368,071

Total Number of Grants: 16
Total Value of Grants: £15,722,203

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