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EPSRC Support by Research Areas in Theme (Healthcare Technologies)

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 in question is currently constituted.

Please note: this is a dynamic database reflecting the current grants portfolio by Research Area within a Theme. Therefore, the number and value of grants within a Research Area will not match exactly the thematic Research Area distributions given at EPSRC's portfolio.

Research AreaNumber of GrantsProportional Value (£)
Algebra1 284,711
Analytical Science19 14,779,280
Artificial Intelligence Technologies14 6,884,138
Assistive Technology, Rehabilitation and Musculoskeletal Biomechanics37 20,735,244
Biological Informatics7 2,376,085
Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering69 37,090,019
Biophysics and Soft Matter Physics25 8,837,823
Built Environment3 793,082
Catalysis3 336,275
Chemical Biology and Biological Chemistry16 10,057,954
Chemical Structure1 66,221
Clinical Technologies (excluding imaging)142 90,778,990
Complexity Science3 3,124,524
Computational & Theoretical Chemistry3 255,294
Condensed Matter: Magnetism and Magnetic Materials2 749,769
Continuum Mechanics1 416,677
Control Engineering2 276,671
Digital Signal Processing13 6,948,540
End Use Energy Demand (Energy Efficiency)1 363,082
Fluid Dynamics and Aerodynamics1 44,338
Functional Ceramics and Inorganics2 517,464
Geometry & Topology1 1,708,266
Graphene and Carbon Nanotechnology2 3,011,381
Graphics and Visualisation2 1,305,533
Human Communication in ICT2 320,198
Human-Computer Interaction14 5,409,575
ICT Networks & Distributed Systems4 4,365,164
Image and Vision Computing9 6,684,398
Information Systems19 11,366,323
Manufacturing Technologies14 5,287,373
Mathematical Analysis1 64,226
Mathematical biology23 10,261,834
Medical Imaging (inc medical image and vision computing)112 75,098,333
Microelectronics Design3 786,670
Microelectronics Device Technology3 707,356
Microsystems8 4,571,187
Music and Acoustic Technology2 506,436
Natural Language Processing2 1,696,416
Non-Linear Systems2 642,616
Numerical Analysis4 1,638,268
Operational Research1 170,997
Optical Devices and Subsystems3 5,281,410
Optoelectronic Devices and Circuits1 233,923
Particle Technology2 1,529,858
Performance and Inspection of Mechanical Structures and Systems2 83,434
Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing6 2,172,636
Photonic Materials4 506,425
Plasma and Lasers2 5,043,643
Polymer Materials23 12,774,979
Process Systems: Components and Integration4 8,553,310
RF & MW Communications1 2,920,870
Robotics21 9,215,483
Sensors and Instrumentation18 4,599,744
Software Engineering4 1,496,325
Statistics and Applied Probability8 5,669,922
Superconductivity4 1,053,904
Surface Science3 219,342
Synthetic Biology1 100,282
Synthetic Coordination Chemistry3 291,280
Synthetic Organic Chemistry3 376,180
Theoretical Computer Science2 801,638
Vision, Hearing and Other Senses8 1,628,906