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  • project . 2007 - 2011
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/F002122/1
    Funder Contribution: 419,527 GBP
    Partners: University of Bristol, University of Toronto, ARI, UEA

    Aerosols are important in a wide range of scientific disciplines, from the delivery of drugs to the lungs, to their impact on the earth's climate and their role in climate change, through to their application in the delivery of fuels for combustion, and their processing...

  • project . 2018 - 2023
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/S003495/1
    Funder Contribution: 4,129,080 GBP
    Partners: Dept for Env Food & Rural Affairs DEFRA, TfL, The Home Builders Federation, Enfield Council, Thames Water (United Kingdom), Imperial College London, Thames21, London Borough of Southwark, PEABODY, Affinity Water...

    London and the South-East is the economic 'powerhouse' of England contributing 40% of GDP. Currently there is a shortage of housing, particularly affordable homes, and 50,000 new homes per year are planned for London to 2036. The growing population of London and its pla...

  • project . 2013 - 2017
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/K026658/1
    Funder Contribution: 372,621 GBP
    Partners: JM, Dana Canada Corporation, Loughborough University, Caterpillar UK Ltd, European Thermodynamics (United Kingdom), Ricardo UK Limited

    The internal combustion engine which is in everyday use in a wide variety of applications remains one of the most cost effective means of generating power. A typical engine however loses substantial amounts of energy in its normal operation and there is clear potential ...

  • project . 2019 - 2026
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/S00579X/1
    Funder Contribution: 1,245,810 GBP
    Partners: University of Toronto, AU, CAS, ENEA, University of Florence, UH, University of Birmingham, Stockholm University, Korea Polar Research Institute, Faroe Island Environment Agency...

    Shipping is the largest means of moving freight globally. Ships consume dirty fuels, making them one of the most important sources of anthropogenic aerosol in the marine atmosphere. Aerosols from shipping can affect the climate directly through absorption and scattering...

  • project . 2014 - 2015
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/M005879/1
    Funder Contribution: 51,988 GBP
    Partners: UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE, University of Liverpool, NRCan, Geophysical Institute of Peru (IGP), IFM GEOMAR

    The Peru-Chile subduction zone hosts many large earthquakes. A M8.8 earthquake occurred in northern Chile in 1877, and since then, no major event had re-ruptured the area prior to April 2014. The 500 km-long zone has therefore become known as the "North Chile seism...

  • project . 2014 - 2022
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/L01582X/1
    Funder Contribution: 3,149,530 GBP
    Partners: NTU, University of Southampton, W J Groundwater Ltd, University of California, Berkeley, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Thames Water (United Kingdom), Chalmers University of Technology, The Welding Institute, UoC, RWE nPower...

    UK economic growth, security, and sustainability are in danger of being compromised due to insufficient infrastructure supply. This partly reflects a recognised skills shortage in Engineering and the Physical Sciences. The proposed EPSRC funded Centre for Doctoral Train...

  • project . 2006 - 2008
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/C531515/1
    Funder Contribution: 62,957 GBP
    Partners: McGill University, Fairfield University, QMUL

    Quantum fluctuations mean that the vacuum is not empty as it is assumed in classical physics. These fluctuations, also known as zero-point fluctuations, produce measurable effects in superconducting electronic devices (Josephson junctions). The energy of zero-point fluc...

  • project . 2008 - 2012
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/F06358X/1
    Funder Contribution: 670,841 GBP
    Partners: UU, TRTUK, CRC, Boeing Co, BAE Systems, BT Laboratories, Home Office Sci Development Branch

    The SUAAVE consortium is an interdisciplinary group in the fields of computer science and engineering. Its focus is on the creation and control of swarms of helicopter UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles) that operate autonomously (i.e not under the direct realtime control o...

  • project . 2021 - 2025
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/W004747/1
    Funder Contribution: 2,035,800 GBP
    Partners: Alfred Wegener Inst for Polar & Marine R, National Centre for Polar and Ocean Rese, University of Manitoba, UCLA, NERC British Antarctic Survey, Australian Antarctic Division, OSU, Met Office, MET, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY...

    Since the start of the industrial revolution the CO2 concentration in the atmosphere has steadily risen. Scientists have confirmed that the recent loss of Arctic sea ice in summer directly follows this rise in human-induced CO2 emissions, reducing from about 7 million k...

  • project . 2011 - 2015
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: EP/I031170/1
    Funder Contribution: 536,960 GBP
    Partners: University of Toronto, University of London, Autodesk Inc, Adobe Systems Incorporated, BBC, Harvard University

    Current computer graphics techniques allow us to render almost any object at near photo-realistic quality. However, the standard approach necessitates that the user painstakingly specifies all aspects of the geometric and material properties of the object. This is time-...

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