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EPSRC Support by Research Topic in Energy - Nuclear

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 (£)
A National Focused Ion Beam Facility for Active MaterialsScott, Professor TBUniversity of BristolInterface Analysis Centre 396,634
A NATIONAL FOCUSED ION BEAM FACILITY FOR ACTIVE MATERIALSKuksenko, Dr VCulham Centre for Fusion EnergyCulham Centre for Fusion Energy 3,166,216
A new concept for compact radiation shielding: Reactive sintered tungsten borocarbidesMarshall, Dr J MUniversity of WarwickPhysics 1,118,023
A novel coating technology based upon polyatomic ions from plasmaShort, Professor RDLancaster UniversityChemistry 604,590
A novel coating technology based upon polyatomic ions from plasmaBradley, Professor JWUniversity of LiverpoolElectrical Engineering and Electronics 369,495
A Nuclear Decommissioning Manipulator with Novel Variable Impedance ActuatorGlovnea, Dr RPUniversity of SussexSch of Engineering and Informatics 397,509
A Resilience Modelling Framework for Improved Nuclear Safety (NuRes)Patelli, Professor EUniversity of StrathclydeCivil and Environmental Engineering 159,132
A Resilience Modelling Framework for Improved Nuclear Safety (NuRes)Andrews, Professor JUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 261,258
A Resilience Modelling Framework for Improved Nuclear Safety (NuRes)Dunnett, Dr SLoughborough UniversityAeronautical and Automotive Engineering 244,582
Active Nano Mapping Facility - ANM NNUF2Fox, Professor NAUniversity of BristolPhysics 1,001,564
Addressing self-irradiation damage and its impact on the long-term behaviour of nuclear waste matricesMir, Dr AUniversity of HuddersfieldSch of Computing and Engineering 1,055,775
Advancing Location Accuracy via Collimated Nuclear Assay for Decommissioning Robotic Applications (ALACANDRA)Lennox, Professor BUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 527,313
Advancing Location Accuracy via Collimated Nuclear Assay for Decommissioning Robotic Applications (ALACANDRA)Joyce, Professor MJLancaster UniversityEngineering 681,125
AGR Technologies for Enabling Molten Salt-cooled Reactor DesignsShwageraus, Professor EUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 328,129
AMS-UK: A UK Accelerator Mass Spectrometry Facility for Nuclear Fission ResearchJoyce, Professor MJLancaster UniversityEngineering 2,790,521
An active materials laboratory for the UK synchrotron with associated equipmentMosselmans, Dr JFWDiamond Light SourcePhysical Sciences 3,983,101
An Atomic-Scale Characterisation Facility for Active Nuclear MaterialsMoody, Professor MPUniversity of OxfordMaterials 3,825,423
ASUNDER - Adaptable Semiautonomous Underwater Decommissioning Sample Retrieval RobotCheneler, Dr DLancaster UniversityEngineering 249,890
ATLANTIC: Accident ToLerANT fuels In reCyclingHanson, Professor BCUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 2,545,630
Autonomous Inspection for Responsive and Sustainable Nuclear Fuel Manufacture (AIRS-NFM)Joyce, Professor MJLancaster UniversityEngineering 1,499,367
Bangor University Fuel Fabrication Facility (BUFFF)Middleburgh, Dr SBangor UniversitySch of Computer Science & Electronic Eng 845,853
Bridging the gap between small scale mechanical testing and bulk material property measurements of advanced, structural nuclear materialsKareer, Dr AUniversity of OxfordMaterials 448,807
Combined Effects of Light Gas and Damage Accumulation in BerylliumHinks, Professor JAUniversity of HuddersfieldSch of Computing and Engineering 306,971
Combined Effects of Light Gas and Damage Accumulation in BerylliumKuksenko, Dr VCulham Centre for Fusion EnergyCulham Centre for Fusion Energy 35,533
Compositional and Structural Evolution of Plutonium Dioxide: Underpinning Future DecisionsLivens, Professor FUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 930,945
Compositional and Structural Evolution of Plutonium Dioxide: Underpinning Future DecisionsMosselmans, Dr JFWDiamond Light SourcePhysical Sciences 13,785
Compositional and Structural Evolution of Plutonium Dioxide: Underpinning Future DecisionsGrimes, Professor RWImperial College LondonMaterials 446,459
Critical Analysis of Spent Fuel Structure in Radionuclide ReleaseCorkhill, Dr CUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 1,192,883
DAWNMANTLE - Decontamination and waste minimisation strategies for and using advanced molten salt nuclear technologiesSharrad, Dr CAUniversity of Manchester, TheChem Eng and Analytical Science 381,041
Defect dynamics in energy materialsFitzgerald, Dr SUniversity of LeedsApplied Mathematics 816,591
Defining a Draft for a Zero Power Reactor Experiment for Molten Salt ReactorsMerk, Professor BUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 1,284,485
Delivering Enhanced Through-Life Nuclear Asset ManagementMcArthur, Professor SUniversity of StrathclydeElectronic and Electrical Engineering 2,160,698
Delivering Enhanced Through-Life Nuclear Asset ManagementMcArthur, Professor SUniversity of StrathclydeElectronic and Electrical Engineering 2,160,698
Delivering Enhanced Through-Life Nuclear Asset ManagementMcArthur, Professor SUniversity of StrathclydeElectronic and Electrical Engineering 2,160,698
Development and Validation of Thermal-Hydraulic ... in BWR's and PWR's: Can modern CFD models reliably predict DNB for nuclear power applications?Walker, Dr SImperial College LondonMechanical Engineering 595,241
Development of a High Flux Accelerator-Driven Neutron Irradiation Facility for Nuclear Plant Materials and Applied Neutron ScienceFreer, Professor MUniversity of BirminghamSchool of Physics and Astronomy 8,769,774
Development of an in-situ characterisation facility for both proton and neutron irradiationChiu, Dr YUniversity of BirminghamMetallurgy and Materials 1,296,308
Development of Radiation Damage Resistant High Entropy Alloys for Advanced Nuclear SystemsPickering, Dr EUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 196,142
Development of technology to reduce environmental problems via innovative water purification agentsHyatt, Professor NUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 210,431
Development of technology to reduce environmental problems via innovative water purification agentsHriljac, Dr JDiamond Light SourcePhysical Sciences 283,148
Development of versatile liquid metal testing facility for lead-cooled fast reactor technologyCioncolini, Dr AUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 376,416
Digital twin-based Bilateral Teleautonomous System for Nuclear Remote OperationCarrasco, Dr JUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 252,932
Digital-twin-based Bilateral Tele-autonomous System for Nuclear Remote OperationBuckingham, Dr RCulham Centre for Fusion EnergyCulham Centre for Fusion Energy 257,026
Electrokinetic Separation for Enhanced Decontamination of Soils and Groundwater SystemsHarbottle, Dr DUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 378,287
enabling Sixty Years creep-fatigue life of the NExt generation nuclear Reactors 'SYNERgy'Chen, Professor BUniversity of LeicesterEngineering 1,247,261
Enhancing Materials Irradiations through Thoughtful Shielding (EMITS)Currell, Professor FUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 685,615
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Nuclear Fission- Next Generation NuclearLivens, Professor FUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 5,221,463
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Nuclear Energy FuturesWenman, Dr MRImperial College LondonMaterials 6,229,700
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Nuclear Energy- GREEN (Growing skills for Reliable Economic Energy from Nuclear)Heath, Professor SLUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 6,299,033
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Nuclear Energy: Building UK Civil Nuclear Skills for Global Markets.Vandeperre, Professor LJMImperial College LondonMaterials 4,172,171
FaSCiNATe: Facility for the Structural Characterisation of materials for Nuclear Applications operating at high TemperaturesBoxel, Dr SCulham Centre for Fusion EnergyCulham Centre for Fusion Energy 2,017,068
Fault tolerant control for increased safety and security of nuclear power plantsBecerra, Professor VMUniversity of PortsmouthSch of Energy and Electronic Engineering 292,834
Fault tolerant control for increased safety and security of nuclear power plantsDeng, Professor JLeeds Beckett UniversityComputing, Creative Tech & Engineering 236,149
HADES: A User Facility for High Activity Decommissioning Engineering ScienceHyatt, Professor NUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 658,445
High Temperature Zirconium Alloys for Nuclear Fusion and Generation IV Fission ReactorsKnowles, Dr A JUniversity of BirminghamMetallurgy and Materials 301,748
India - UK Civil Nuclear Collaboration: Development of Radiation Damage Resistant High Entropy Alloys for Advanced Nuclear SystemsSmith, Professor RLoughborough UniversityMathematical Sciences 24,350
India - UK Civil Nuclear Collaboration: Development of Radiation Damage Resistant High Entropy Alloys for Advanced Nuclear SystemsArmstrong, Dr DUniversity of OxfordMaterials 216,079
India - UK Civil Nuclear Collaboration: Development of Radiation Damage Resistant High Entropy Alloys for Advanced Nuclear SystemsGandy, Dr ASUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 169,796
Intermediate range order effects in radioactive waste glasses: implications for aqueous durability and mechanical propertiesPatel, Dr M KUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 863,375
Investigations of HTGR Reactor Building Response to Break in Primary Coolant BoundaryWalker, Dr SImperial College LondonMechanical Engineering 419,374
Isolation of 14C species from spent ion exchange resins and their stabilisationHyatt, Professor NUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 386,164
JUNO: A Network for Japan - UK Nuclear OpportunitiesHyatt, Professor NUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 488,145
Linking Microstructure to Neutron Irradiation Defects in Advanced Manufacture of SteelsBurke, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 490,055
Liquid metal-cooled fast reactor instrumentation technology development - CFD model development and validationHe, Professor SUniversity of SheffieldMechanical Engineering 367,531
MAINTAiN - Multi-scAle INTegrity assessment for Advanced high-temperature Nuclear systemsWhittle, Professor KRUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 420,393
MAINTAiN - Multi-scAle INTegrity assessment for Advanced high-temperature Nuclear systemsMostafavi, Professor MUniversity of BristolMechanical Engineering 394,033
MAINTAiN - Multi-scAle INTegrity assessment for Advanced high-temperature Nuclear systemsTarleton, Professor EUniversity of OxfordMaterials 442,030
MIDAS - Mechanistic understanding of Irradiation Damage in fuel AssembliesPreuss, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 7,226,655
Modelling long timescale effects of irradiation damage of nuclear graphiteJolley, Dr KLoughborough UniversityChemistry 379,651
Modelling radiation resistant low activation High Entropy AlloysDuff, Dr A ISTFC Laboratories (Grouped)Scientific Computing Department 22,078
Modelling radiation resistant low activation High Entropy AlloysSmith, Professor RLoughborough UniversityMathematical Sciences 337,695
Modelling surface effects in two-phase fluid processes across scalesGiustini, Dr GImperial College LondonMechanical Engineering 393,842
Multi-scAle INTegrity assessment for Advanced high-temperature Nuclear systemsQuinta da Fonseca, Professor JUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 47,795
National Nuclear User Facility at the Centre for Radiochemistry Research (CRR)Liddle, Professor STUniversity of Manchester, TheChemistry 4,417,611
National Nuclear User Facility Phase 2: Management GrantGrovenor, Professor CUniversity of OxfordMaterials 7,511,247
National Nuclear User Facility: Radioactive Waste Disposal and Environmental Remediation (RADER).Morris, Professor KUniversity of Manchester, TheEarth Atmospheric and Env Sciences 2,318,957
New Fuel Assemblies for Advanced Nuclear TechnologiesHarrison, Dr RUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 683,455
Next Generation Accelerated Characterisation Technologies (EXACT)Warwick, Professor PEUniversity of SouthamptonSch of Ocean and Earth Science 1,095,314
Ni-based ODS alloys for Molten Salt ReactorsArmstrong, Dr DUniversity of OxfordMaterials 499,728
NNUF2a: Facility for Radioactive Materials Surfaces (FaRMS)Springell, Dr RSUniversity of BristolInterface Analysis Centre 922,271
NNUF2a: Plasma FIB for UK Nuclear Development (PFUND)Moody, Professor MPUniversity of OxfordMaterials 31,007
NNUF-HR: National Nuclear User Facility for Hot RoboticsScott, Professor TBUniversity of BristolInterface Analysis Centre 3,592,635
NNUF-HR: National Nuclear User Facility for Hot RoboticsBuckingham, Dr RCulham Centre for Fusion EnergyRACE (Remote Apps in Challenging Env) 3,019,300
NUclear Fission REactor Thermal-Hydraulics (NUFRETH)Cioncolini, Dr AUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 25,393
Nuclear Fission Reactor Thermal-Hydraulics (NUFRETH) - UKAEAHarrington, Mr CCulham Centre for Fusion EnergyCulham Centre for Fusion Energy 3,882,391
'OptiClean' - Optimised laser cleaning for safe nuclear decontamination and decommissioningScott, Professor TBUniversity of BristolInterface Analysis Centre 505,253
Plasma Accelerators for Nuclear Applications and Materials Analysis (PANAMA)Renshaw, Dr JCUniversity of StrathclydeCivil and Environmental Engineering 3,045,724
Platform for Long-term Experimental Investigation of Alteration in Disposal Environments and Storage - PLEIADESCorkhill, Dr CUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 597,981
Predictive Modelling for Nuclear EngineeringBuchan, Dr AGQueen Mary University of LondonSchool of Engineering & Materials Scienc 464,161
RadIAEM: Analytical Electron Microscope with In Situ Capability for beta, gamma Active MaterialsLim, Dr JCulham Centre for Fusion EnergyCulham Centre for Fusion Energy 2,658,964
RadIAEM:Analytical Electron Microscope with in situ capability for beta, gamma active materialsBurke, Professor MUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 562,874
Radiation tolerant rapid criticality monitoring (REACTION)Aspinall, Dr MDLancaster UniversityEngineering 249,991
Radiochemical Facilities for the Molten Salts in Nuclear Technologies NetworkSharrad, Dr CAUniversity of Manchester, TheChem Eng and Analytical Science 2,332,571
Robotics for Nuclear EnvironmentsLennox, Professor BUniversity of Manchester, TheElectrical and Electronic Engineering 4,650,283
Robust remote sensing for multi-modal characterisation in nuclear and other extreme environmentsStolkin, Professor RUniversity of BirminghamMechanical Engineering 1,398,053
Safe, efficient cementation of challenging radioactive wastes using alkali activated materials with high-flowability and high-anion retention capacityProvis, Professor JLUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 253,538
Sim-Fuel and Alpha-Active Material Manufacturing and Characterisation CapabilityAbram, Professor TJUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 5,523,077
Simultaneous Corrosion/Irradiation Testing in Lead and Lead-Bismuth Eutectic: The Radiation Decelerated Corrosion Hypothesis (RC-3)Hofmann, Dr FUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 543,314
The Physics and Mechanics of Creep Cavity Nucleation and Sintering in Energy MaterialsBouchard, Professor PJOpen UniversityFaculty of Sci, Tech, Eng & Maths (STEM) 1,147,030
Towards comprehensive multiphase flow modelling for nuclear reactor thermal hydraulicsColombo, Dr MUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 345,425
TRANSCEND: Transformative Science and Engineering for Nuclear DecommissioningFairweather, Professor MUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 4,587,420
UK Irradiated Materials Archive Options StudyFlewitt, Professor PUniversity of BristolInterface Analysis Centre 79,943
UKINN: UK India Nuclear NetworkWhittle, Professor KRUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 257,243
Understanding the mechanisms controlling low potential stress corrosion cracking in nuclear reactorsLozano-Perez, Professor SUniversity of OxfordMaterials 1,412,712
Uranium Silicide/Uranium Diboride Composite Fuel DevelopmentTurner, Dr JUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 247,300
UTGARD LAB PHASE II: A SIMFUEL FABRICATION & CHARACTERISATION FACILITYBoxall, Professor CLancaster UniversityEngineering 752,056
Vitrified nuclear waste durability in complex natural environmentsThorpe, Dr CLUniversity of SheffieldMaterials Science and Engineering 401,078

Total Number of Grants: 107
Total Value of Grants: £151,472,260

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