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EPSRC Support by Research Area (Photonic Materials) 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 (£)
"in vivo" Modification of Superconducting Quantum Electronic CircuitsMeeson, Professor PRoyal Holloway, Univ of LondonPhysics 2,206,800
"Meta-chemistry": Nanoscale chemical control using spatially localised solvent heatingKadodwala, Professor MUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Chemistry 945,107
4PI Two-photon Lithography for Isotropic 3D Nanostructure FabricationLadak, Dr SCardiff UniversitySchool of Physics and Astronomy 771,658
ADEPT - Advanced Devices by ElectroPlaTingBartlett, Professor PNUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Chemistry 6,331,952
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
Erbium implanted silicon for solid state quantum technologiesHughes, Dr MAUniversity of SalfordSch of Computing, Science & Engineering 94,384
Fundamental studies of zincblende nitride structures for optoelectronic applicationsBinks, Dr DJUniversity of Manchester, ThePhysics and Astronomy 495,375
Laser refrigeration on the nanoscale: From nanocryostats to quantum optomechanicsThomson, Professor RRHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 335,592
Laser refrigeration on the nanoscale: From nanocryostats to quantum optomechanicsBarker, Professor PFUCLPhysics and Astronomy 729,667
Mapping the mesoscale structural landscape using "sculpted" chiral plasmonic fieldsKadodwala, Professor MUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Chemistry 1,070,990
Meta-Smart: Merging de novo designed biomolecules with plasmonic metamaterials for new technologiesKadodwala, Professor MUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Chemistry 1,022,161
Molecular Microcavity Photon SourceHinds, Professor EAImperial College LondonDept of Physics 943,335
Multi-Dimensional Electron MicroscopeMidgley, Professor PAUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 3,086,304
Nonlinear polariton phenomena in GaN-based slab waveguides at temperatures up to 300 KKrizhanovskii, Dr DNUniversity of SheffieldPhysics and Astronomy 441,383
Photonic Sensing and Dual-mode Bio-Imaging with Rare Earth Upconversion NanoparticlesJose, Professor GUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 1,330,616
Platform for Nanoscale Advanced Materials Engineering (P-NAME)Curry, Professor RJUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 702,172
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
Semiconductor Quantum Photonics: Control of Spin, Exciton and Photon Interactions by Nano-Photonic DesignSkolnick, Professor MUniversity of SheffieldPhysics and Astronomy 5,638,689
Singlet Fission in Carotenoid Aggregates (SIFICA)Clark, Dr JUniversity of SheffieldPhysics and Astronomy 851,312
The Leeds EPSRC Nanoscience and Nanoequipment User FacilityBrown, Dr APUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 201,946
The Origin of Non-Radiative Losses in Metal Halide PerovskitesStranks, Dr S DUniversity of CambridgePhysics 273,163
The University of St Andrews - Equipment AccountWoollins, Professor JDUniversity of St AndrewsOffice of the Principal 5,216,436
Ti:Sapphire Regenerative Amplified Laser System for ultrafast, high-field terahertz photonicsDean, Dr PUniversity of LeedsElectronic and Electrical Engineering 451,951
Time-resolved cathodoluminescence scanning electron microscopeOliver, Professor RAUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 2,808,154
Two-dimensional Photonics Fabrication FacilityGerardot, Professor BDHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 581,515
Understanding and Design Beyond Born-Oppenheimer using Time-Domain Vibrational SpectroscopyMonkman, Professor ADurham, University ofPhysics 516,575
XMaS: The UK Materials Science Facility at the ESRFHase, Dr TPAUniversity of WarwickPhysics 3,567,628
XMaS: The UK Materials Science Facility at the ESRFLucas, Professor CAUniversity of LiverpoolPhysics 3,515,607

Total Number of Grants: 30
Total Value of Grants: £49,647,488

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