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Researcher Details
 
Name: Professor J Fisher
Organisation: University of Leeds
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Current EPSRC-Supported Research Topics:
Biomaterials Biomaterials
Biomaterials Biomechanics & Rehabilitation
Med.Instrument.Device& Equip. Medical Imaging
Tissue Engineering

Current EPSRC Support
EP/P001076/1 Optimising knee therapies through improved population stratification and precision of the intervention(C)
EP/N02480X/1 Novel design analysis tools to increase precision and reduce variation in hip replacement performance(C)
EP/N00941X/1 Medical Technologies Innovation and Knowledge Centre Phase 2 Regenerative Devices(P)
EP/L014823/1 EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine; Innovation in Medical and Biological Engineering(P)
EP/K029592/1 EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Medical Devices(P)
Previous EPSRC Support
EP/J017620/1 Innovation and Knowledge Centre Regenerative Therapies and Devices Tranche 2 IKC RTD(P)
EP/I017801/1 E-TERM, Engineering Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine(C)
EP/I019103/1 Innovation and Knowledge Centre Regenerative Therapies and Devices Tranche 1 IKC RTD(P)
EP/G032483/1 Regenerative Therapies and Devices(P)
NS/A000007/1 WELMEC: Engineering Solutions for an Ageing Population with Musculoskeletal & Cardiovascular Disease - 50 active years after 50(P)
EP/G012172/1 Programme Grant Application in Bio Tribology of Articular Cartilage and Substitution Interventions(P)
EP/F056311/1 Leeds EPSRC Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Research Equipment Facility(P)
EP/F040792/1 Application of a High Field and High Resolution MRI to Tribological Studies of Articular Cartilage(P)
EP/F500513/1 LSI DTCs 2007 - Graduate Academy for tissue engineering and regenerative medicine(P)
EP/F043872/1 Functional Tissue Replacement and Substitution: Platform Grant(P)
EP/E041019/1 Establishing Links with China in the area of Biotribology of Natural Synovial Joints and Artificial Replacements(C)
EP/D070791/1 Self assembly of GAG-Functionalised Peptides into Proteoglycan-Like Molecules for Tissue Engineering(P)
EP/E502725/1 Follow on: Self assembling biphasic gels and hydrogels for cartilage substitution therapies(P)
EP/D036593/1 Tribological Modelling of Biphasic Articular Cartilage and Cartilage Replacement Systems in Anatomical and Physiological Models(C)
EP/D030846/1 Making Human Engineering Real - Using bioengineering to inspire and engage young people(C)
GR/S83234/01 P3A:Body Parts:New for Old.An exploration of human engineering.An exhibition investigating the science engineering & design of replacement body parts(P)
GR/R10967/02 Tribology of Natural Synovial Joints and Their Artificial Joint Replacements(C)
GR/S76557/01 FARADAY: Development of Functional Assessment Tools to Evaluate the Pre-Clinical Performance of a Novel Knee Hemi-Arthroplasty Device(P)
GR/S63892/01 Portfolio Partnership: Tissue Replacement and Regeneration(P)
GR/R91502/01 ROPA: In vivo self assembling boundary lubricants and structured networks for diseased synovial joints(P)
GR/N07271/01 REDUCING ASPERITY CONTACT & MINIMISING POLYETHYLENE WEAR DEBRIS IN ARTIFICIAL HIP JOINT REPLACEMENTS(P)
GR/R79548/01 Enhanced Surface Engineering Solutions for Reduction of Polyethylene Wear in Total Artifical Joints(P)
GR/R63561/01 JREI: Biomedical engineering applications of microcomputed tomography(C)
GR/R89622/01 RAIS: Surface Engineered Hip Prostheses(P)
GR/R59489/01 ULTRASONIC MODIFICATION OF SOFT TISSUE MATRICES FOR ENHANCED RECELLULARISATION OF TISSUE ENGINEERED BIOMATERIALS(P)
GR/R36206/01 A non contacting white light interferometer for 3D Nanoscale surface analysis in engineering systems(P)
GR/R10967/01 Tribology of Natural Synovial Joints and Their Artificial Joint Replacements(C)
GR/M92096/01 JREI: A SIX STATION KNEE JOINT SIMULATOR. ALTERNATIVE BEARING MATERIALS FOR ARTIFICIAL KNEE JOINTS(P)
GR/M79202/01 MTP99: MEDICAL AND LIFE SCIENCE ENGINEERING(C)
GR/M94274/01 FUNCTIONAL BIOCOMPATIBILITY & OSTEOLYTIC POTENTIAL OF INTERFACES IN ORTHOPAEDIC IMPLANTS(P)
GR/M59518/01 ROPA:FUNCTIONAL BIOCOMPAT'TY OF NOVEL CARBON CARBON COMPOSITES FOR ARTICULATING INTERFACES IN JOINT REPL'T(P)
GR/M35888/01 JREI TENCELL:ENGINEERING THE TISSUE RESPONSE TO BIOMATERIALS(P)
GR/M17563/01 SUREHIP - SURFACE ENGINEERED BEARINGS FOR HIP PROSTHESES(P)
GR/L84995/01 JREI: A FIVE STATION KNEE JOINT SIMULATOR(P)
GR/L85008/01 JREI: NANOSCALE EVALUATION OF MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF MATERIALS(C)
GR/L59375/01 ROPA:BIOMECHANICALLY INTERACTIVE STUDY OF WEAR DEBRIS INDUCED OSTEOLYSIS IN ARTIFICIAL HIP JOINTS(P)
GR/L28715/01 A TEN STATION HIP JOINT SIMULATOR FOR THE STUDY OF WEAR AND WEAR DEBRIS IN ACETABULAR CUPS(P)
GR/L38424/01 INTEGRATED MULTI DISCIPLINARY APPROACH DEVELOP NEW TYP HEART VALVE SUBSTITUTE PERMANENT CLINICAL IMPLANTATIO(P)
GR/K97424/01 TRIBOLOGY, WEAR DEBRIS AND BIOLOGICAL REACTIONS TO METAL ON METAL AND CERAMIC ON METAL HIP PROSTHESES(P)
GR/K46934/01 TRIBOLOGY OF ANISOTROPIC CARBON/CARBON COMPOSITES FORMED FROM CARBON FIBRE REINFORCED PEEK(P)
GR/J40355/01 CUSHION FORM BEARINGS FOR ARTIFICIAL HIP JOINTS(P)
GR/H30847/01 DETERMINATION OF LUBRICATING FILM THICKNESS IN COMPLIANT BEARINGS FOR TOTAL ARTIFICIAL JOINTS(C)
GR/F51371/01 A STUDY OF WEAR & CREEP IN TOTAL REPLACEMENT HIP JOINTWITH CERAMIC FEMORAL HEADS IN A HIP JOINT SIMULATOR(C)
GR/F04261/01 A STUDY OF LOW ELASTIC MODULUS CARTILAGE REPLACEMENT MATERIALS AND CUSHION FORMS OF TOTAL REPLACEMENT JOINT(C)
Key: (P)=Principal Investigator, (C)=Co-Investigator, (R)=Researcher Co-Investigator