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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
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
An X-ray Micro-Computed Tomography Facility with in-situ/in operando testing.Inkson, Professor BUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 1,175,201
Antimicrobial Bandages for the Treatment of Wound InfectionsD'Sa, Dr RAUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 866,662
Bioactive polysaccharide-based hydrogels for growth factors delivery during tissue repair.Gonzalez-Garcia, Dr CUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 276,854
Biodegradable hybrid screws for ligament-bone interface regenerationJones, Professor JRImperial College LondonMaterials 1,119,981
Bone Bricks: Cost effective modular osseointegrated prosthetics for large bone loss surgical proceduresBartolo, Professor PUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 828,910
Complex-bearing Metal-Organic Frameworks: Snapshots of ReactionsChampness, Professor NRUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 1,508,484
Connect NMR UK: A National NMR Network for the Physical and Life SciencesBlanc, Dr FUniversity of LiverpoolChemistry 344,249
Connect NMR UK: A National NMR Network for the Physical and Life SciencesRedfield, Professor CUniversity of OxfordBiochemistry 17,770
Connect NMR UK: A National NMR Network for the Physical and Life SciencesButts, Professor CPUniversity of BristolChemistry 20,103
Custom nanomaterials from modular synthetic proteinsParmeggiani, Dr FUniversity of BristolChemistry 1,151,785
Development of a Comprehensive Toolkit for Optimised Tissue Regeneration: Scaffold DOCTRBest, Professor SUniversity of CambridgeMaterials Science & Metallurgy 1,402,267
Development of next-generation Intraocular lens combined with degradable drug delivery system toward prevention of Posterior Capsule OpacificationSaeed, Dr AUniversity of East AngliaPharmacy 381,482
Development of next-generation Intraocular lens combined with degradable drug delivery system toward prevention of Posterior Capsule OpacificationSaeed, Dr AUniversity of East AngliaPharmacy 381,482
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
EPSRC and MRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Regenerative MedicineKimber, Professor SJUniversity of Manchester, TheEngineering and Physical Sciences 4,366,189
EPSRC and MRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Regenerative MedicineCoopman, Dr KLoughborough UniversityChemical Engineering 3,529,512
'EPSRC and SFI Centre for Doctoral Training in Engineered Tissues for Discovery, Industry and MedicineDalby, Professor MJUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 7,013,579
EPSRC and SFI Centre for Doctoral Training in the Advanced Characterisation of Materials (CDT-ACM)Skinner, Professor SJImperial College LondonMaterials 6,331,292
EPSRC CDT in Medical Devices & Health TechnologiesConnolly, Professor PUniversity of StrathclydeBiomedical Engineering 4,097,771
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Advanced Biomedical MaterialsCartmell, Professor SHUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 6,714,807
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 EngineeringBrockett, Dr CLUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 3,334,101
EPSRC IRC in Targeted Delivery for Hard-to-Treat CancersMalliaras, Professor GUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 10,275,035
Evaluation of novel implant fixation technology with a new pre-clinical testing methodvan Arkel, Dr RImperial College LondonDept of Mechanical Engineering 428,391
Evolving a circular plastics ecomonyRedshaw, Professor CUniversity of HullChemistry 914,631
Exploiting nanoclay self-assembly for stem-cell driven tissue regeneration (Ext.)Dawson, Dr JIUniversity of SouthamptonHuman Development and Health 652,649
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
Healing Tissues via Programmable DNA NanotechnologyAlmquist, Dr BDImperial College LondonDept of Bioengineering 253,043
HIGH END COMPUTING MATERIALS CHEMISTRY CONSORTIUMWoodley, Professor SMUCLChemistry 489,316
High resolution, cryogenic analytical and transfer scanning electron microscope (HR-CAT-SEM)Khlobystov, Professor AUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 1,564,542
Influence of Surface Properties of New Biomaterials for Catheters on Bacterial Adhesion in UrineZhao, Professor QUniversity of DundeeEngineering 501,310
Integrated atomic force and confocal fluorescence lifetime imaging microscope with fibre-coupled infrared detector for materials researchMartin-Fabiani, Dr ILoughborough UniversityMaterials 817,064
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 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
Nanostructured Polymeric Materials for HealthcareHamley, Professor IWUniversity of ReadingChemistry 1,185,824
Neuro-oncological precision nanomedicinesBattaglia, Professor GUCLChemistry 863,210
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 Enzymatically Produced Interpenetrating Starch-Cellulose GelsEichhorn, Professor SUniversity of BristolAerospace Engineering 571,044
New Enzymatically Produced Interpenetrating Starch-Cellulose GelsKhimyak, Professor YZUniversity of East AngliaPharmacy 610,417
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, Professor AUniversity of EdinburghEdinburgh Cancer Research Centre 1,074,212
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 AUniversity of GlasgowCollege of Science and Engineering 29,408
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
Stimulus-responsive nanoparticles for intraoperative NIR imaging and treatment of pancreatic cancerMcHale, Professor AUniversity of UlsterSch of Biomedical Sciences 50,007
Stimulus-responsive nanoparticles for intraoperative NIR imaging and treatment of pancreatic cancerNomikou, Dr NUCLSurgical Biotechnology 316,148
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
Tissue-Responsive Robotic Implants for In Vivo Mechanostimulation-Based Tissue Regeneration (Tissue-RIMOTE)Damian, Dr DUniversity of SheffieldAutomatic Control and Systems Eng 208,559
UKRI Circular Economy Approaches to Eliminate Plastic Waste - University of CambridgeReisner, Professor EUniversity of CambridgeChemistry 1,010,067
Understanding and enhancing the mechanical performance of bioinspired zirconia-based dental materialsSui, Dr TUniversity of SurreyMechanical Engineering Sciences 252,240
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 ESRFLucas, Professor CAUniversity of LiverpoolPhysics 3,515,607
XMaS: The UK Materials Science Facility at the ESRFHase, Dr TPAUniversity of WarwickPhysics 3,567,628

Total Number of Grants: 80
Total Value of Grants: £130,706,045

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