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EPSRC Support by Research Topic in Biomaterials

We classify grants using one or more research topics. Value is the total value of the grants awarded, not the proportion assigned to different research topics, so it does not show the level of investment in different research areas.

Grant TitlePrincipal
Investigator
OrganisationDepartmentTotal Grant
Value (£)
2D Materials for Next Generation Healthcare Technologies (2D-Health)Kostarelos, Professor KUniversity of Manchester, TheSchool of Health Sciences 5,327,896
3D printed biopolymers with shape memory behaviourMelchels, Dr FPWHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 79,921
A Low-Cost Batteryless Wireless Dosage Sensor for Implantable Drug DeliveryLiu, Dr XUCLElectronic and Electrical Engineering 583,239
A platform for reduction of incidence of ventilator-associated pneumonia through modified PVC biomaterialsMcCoy, Professor CPQueen's University of BelfastSch of Pharmacy 446,937
Additive manufacturing of advanced medical devices for cartilage regeneration: minimally invasive early interventionJones, Professor JRImperial College LondonMaterials 1,057,128
An Injectable Implant Providing Long-Acting Drug Delivery for the Treatment of Chronic diseaseMcDonald, Dr T OUniversity of LiverpoolChemistry 931,713
Antimicrobial Bandages for the Treatment of Wound InfectionsD'Sa, Dr RAUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 866,662
Antimicrobial filters for hospital air and water systemsRen, Dr GUniversity of HertfordshireSchool of Engineering and Technology 218,932
Antimicrobial filters for hospital air and water systemsCiric, Dr LUCLCivil Environmental and Geomatic Eng 532,527
Application of Nanostructured Smart Surfaces to Ophthalimic Medical DevicesWolffsohn, Professor JSAston UniversitySch of Life and Health Sciences 249,891
Bioinspired control of protein transport through polymer functionalised nanoporesLau, Dr KUniversity of StrathclydePure and Applied Chemistry 100,971
Bone Bricks: Cost effective modular osseointegrated prosthetics for large bone loss surgical proceduresBartolo, Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 828,910
Development of a Comprehensive Toolkit for Optimised Tissue Regeneration: Scaffold DOCTRBest, Professor SUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 1,402,267
Discipline Hopping x2 : a next generation framework for multidisciplinary research between mathematics and regenerative medicineEl Haj, Professor AUniversity of BirminghamChemical Engineering 71,852
Discipline Hopping x2: a next generation framework for multidisciplinary research between mathematics and regenerative medicineWaters, Professor SUniversity of OxfordMathematical Institute 111,305
Engineering Fellowships for Growth: Building advanced materials to treat vision lossWilliams, Professor RUniversity of LiverpoolInstitute of Ageing and Chronic Disease 1,232,981
Engineering growth factor microenvironments - a new therapeutic paradigm for regenerative medicineSalmeron-Sanchez, Professor MUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 3,661,144
Engineering self-assembling silk hydrogels for the delivery of stem cellsSeib, Dr PUniversity of StrathclydeInst of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sci 98,849
Engineering self-assembling silk hydrogels for the delivery of stem cellsSeib, Dr PUniversity of StrathclydeInst of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sci 98,849
EPSRC and MRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Regenerative MedicineCoopman, Dr KLoughborough UniversityChemical Engineering 3,529,512
EPSRC and MRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Regenerative MedicineKimber, Professor SJUniversity of Manchester, TheEngineering and Physical Sciences 4,366,189
EPSRC CDT in Medical Devices & Health TechnologiesConnolly, Professor PUniversity of StrathclydeBiomedical Engineering 4,097,771
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Advanced Composites for Innovation and ScienceWeaver, Professor PMUniversity of BristolAerospace Engineering 4,859,444
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Neurotechnology for Life and HealthSchultz, Professor SRImperial College LondonDept of Bioengineering 4,164,295
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Physical Sciences for Health (Sci-Phy-4-Health)Hannon, Professor MJUniversity of BirminghamSchool of Chemistry 3,509,930
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Polymers, Soft Matter and ColloidsArmes, Professor SPUniversity of SheffieldChemistry 4,070,499
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine; Innovation in Medical and Biological EngineeringFisher, Professor JUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 3,334,101
EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Medical DevicesFisher, Professor JUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 5,666,850
EPSRC IRC in Targeted Delivery for Hard-to-Treat CancersMalliaras, Professor GUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 10,275,035
EPSRC-NIHR HTC Partnership Award 'Plus': IMPRESSCulmer, Dr PRUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 504,951
EPSRC-NIHR HTC Partnership Award 'Plus': UNIFY PlusWilliams, Professor DJLoughborough UniversityWolfson Sch of Mech, Elec & Manufac Eng 364,338
Fabrication of antibody functionalized silk fibroin micro-well arrays using reactive inkjet printing for circulating tumour cell captureZhao, Dr XUniversity of SheffieldChemical & Biological Engineering 333,657
Fast ASsessment and Treatment in Healthcare (FAST Healthcare)Flewitt, Professor AJUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 628,709
Grow-Your-Own Composites: Programming Diverse Material Properties for Defence into Engineered Bacterial CelluloseEllis, Dr TMImperial College LondonDept of Bioengineering 542,617
Harnessing clay nano-particles for stem-cell driven tissue regenerationDawson, Dr JIUniversity of SouthamptonHuman Development and Health 1,049,043
Harnessing Nature's ability to create membrane compartmentalisation through redesign of a protein machinery.Beales, Dr P AUniversity of LeedsSch of Chemistry 342,200
Harnessing Nature's ability to create membrane compartmentalisation through redesign of a protein machinery.Ciani, Dr BUniversity of SheffieldChemistry 307,479
Healing Tissues via Programmable DNA NanotechnologyAlmquist, Dr BDImperial College LondonDept of Bioengineering 253,043
HIGH END COMPUTING MATERIALS CHEMISTRY CONSORTIUMWoodley, Dr SMUCLChemistry 489,316
Influence of Surface Properties of New Biomaterials for Catheters on Bacterial Adhesion in UrineZhao, Professor QUniversity of DundeeEngineering 501,310
Intervention for early stage osteoarthritis or cartilage injuryJeffers, Dr JImperial College LondonDept of Mechanical Engineering 1,037,830
Manufacturing bespoke human organs; 3D printed nanocomposite tracheaSong, Dr WUCLSurgery 845,502
MANUFACTURING BIOELECTRONIC DEVICES VIA MULTIPHOTON FABRICATIONHardy, Dr JGLancaster UniversityChemistry 100,786
Medical Device Prototype & Manufacture UnitJeffers, Dr JImperial College LondonDept of Mechanical Engineering 1,686,762
Medical Technologies Innovation and Knowledge Centre Phase 2 Regenerative DevicesFisher, Professor JUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 3,024,405
Multi-Domain Self-Assembled Gels: From Multi-Component Materials to Spatial and Temporal Control of Multi-Component BiologySmith, Professor DKUniversity of YorkChemistry 359,780
Multiscale characterization of complex materials using a combination of atomic force microscopy and optical coherence tomographyChen, Dr JNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 487,050
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
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
Nanostructured Polymeric Materials for HealthcareHamley, Professor IWUniversity of ReadingChemistry 1,185,824
NEMESIS: NEw Mathematics for Materials Modelling in the Engineering Sciences and Industrial SectorsParnell, Professor WUniversity of Manchester, TheMathematics 1,094,685
NEMESIS: NEw Mathematics for Materials Modelling in the Engineering Sciences and Industrial SectorsParnell, Professor WUniversity of Manchester, TheMathematics 1,094,685
Neuro-oncological precision nanomedicinesBattaglia, Professor GUCLChemistry 863,210
New Enzymatically Produced Interpenetrating Starch-Cellulose GelsKhimyak, Professor YZUniversity of East AngliaPharmacy 610,417
New Enzymatically Produced Interpenetrating Starch-Cellulose GelsEichhorn, Professor SUniversity of BristolAerospace Engineering 571,044
New Enzymatically Produced Interpenetrating Starch-Cellulose GelsField, Professor RJohn Innes CentreBiological Chemistry 402,975
New Enzymatically Produced Interpenetrating Starch-Cellulose GelsEdler, Professor KUniversity of BathChemistry 949,836
New Industrial Systems: Manufacturing ImmortalityRace, Dr PRUniversity of BristolBiochemistry 2,191,901
Novel bioengineering for auto-integration of advanced cell delivery substratesHaneef, Dr AUniversity of LiverpoolInstitute of Ageing and Chronic Disease 523,493
Optimising knee therapies through improved population stratification and precision of the interventionWilcox, Professor RKUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 3,962,447
Osteoarthritis Technology NetworkPlus (OATech+): a multidisciplinary approach to the prevention and treatment of osteoarthritisHolt, Professor CCardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 968,486
Palladium-activated prodrug therapy: a novel focal therapy for localised cancers of unmet needUnciti-Broceta, Dr AUniversity of EdinburghEdinburgh Cancer Research Centre 1,074,212
Personalised Pulsatile Materials (PPM)Novakovic, Dr KNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 372,897
Polymer Bioelectronics for High Resolution Implantable DevicesGreen, Dr RImperial College LondonDept of Bioengineering 1,078,948
Predicting cardiovascular biomechanical stiffening due to the interplay of tissue layers with focus on calcific aortic valve diseaseAggarwal, Dr ASwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 100,946
Raman Spectroscopy of Live Cell Invasion of 3D nano-fabricated scaffoldsAshton, Dr LLancaster UniversityChemistry 89,758
Shape memory bone and soft tissue fixationsCoates, Professor PDUniversity of BradfordFaculty of Engineering and Informatics 904,074
Smart Peripheral Stents for the Lower Extremity - Design, Manufacturing and EvaluationFeng, Dr JManchester Metropolitan UniversitySchool of Engineering 234,625
Smart Peripheral Stents for the Lower Extremity - Design, Manufacturing and EvaluationZhao, Professor LLoughborough UniversityWolfson Sch of Mech, Elec & Manufac Eng 319,329
Smart peripheral stents for the lower extremity: design, manufacturing, and evaluationAttallah, Professor MMUniversity of BirminghamMetallurgy and Materials 231,208
Soft robotic technologies for next-generation bio-integrative medical devicesRossiter, Professor JMUniversity of BristolEngineering Mathematics 1,046,902
SoRo for Health: Implantable soft robotics for restoration of physiological functionBirchall, Professor MUCLEar Institute 1,895,192
SPIN-LabJennings, Professor NImperial College LondonMaterials 1,907,995
Stimulus-responsive nanoparticles for intraoperative NIR imaging and treatment of pancreatic cancerNomikou, Dr NUCLSurgical Biotechnology 316,148
Stimulus-responsive nanoparticles for intraoperative NIR imaging and treatment of pancreatic cancerMcHale, Professor AUniversity of UlsterSch of Biomedical Sciences 50,007
Supercharged enzyme-polymer surfactant bioblocks for the preparation of organophosphate decontaminating materialsPerriman, Dr AUniversity of BristolCellular and Molecular Medicine 357,292
Tackling human dental caries by multi-modal correlative microscopy and multi-physics modellingKorsunsky, Professor AMUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 1,768,953
Theranostic doubly crosslinked microgels: From a new materials class to an injectable load supporting medical deviceSaunders, Professor BUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 1,278,403
Thermophoretic manipulation of biocompatible soft materials properties in microfluidic devicesVigolo, Dr DUniversity of BirminghamChemical Engineering 99,441
Towards a Bio-based Manufacturing Platform for High Strength Aramid (Aromatic Polyamide) Synthetic Fibres Using Synthetic BiologyScrutton, Professor NSUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 400,872
ULTRASPINE: Ultrasound-Enabled Minimally Invasive Disc ReplacementWilcox, Professor RKUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 991,843
ULTRASPINE: Ultrasound-Enabled Minimally Invasive Disc ReplacementCoussios, Professor CUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 1,571,940
University of Leeds AFM FacilityConnell, Dr SDAUniversity of LeedsPhysics and Astronomy 136,770
Wearable Organic Integrated Sensors for Healthcare: Smart Dressings, A Step Change in Wound ManagementGupta, Dr RUniversity of BirminghamSchool of Chemistry 778,432
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 3,513,930

Total Number of Grants: 86
Total Value of Grants: £117,896,883

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