Grant winners

April 10, 2008


- Award winner: Robert Bickers

Institution: University of Bristol

Value: £34,707

Treaty port China and its legacies, 1842-1999

- Award winner: Bryan Cheyette

Institution: University of Reading

Value: £25,413

Diasporas of the mind: literature and race after the Holocaust

- Award winner: Melanie Giles

Institution: University of Manchester

Value: £24,778

"A forged glamour": landscape, material culture and identity in the Iron Age

- Award winner: Karen Harvey

Institution: University of Sheffield

Value: £26,749

Men and the home: authority and domesticity in 18th-century England

- Award winner: Holger Nehring

Institution: University of Sheffield

Value: £23,179

The last battle of the Cold War: Peace movements and German politics, 1979-89/90

- Award winner: Jeremy Jennings

Institution: Queen Mary, University of London

Value: £37,466

Revolution and the republic: a history of political thought in France since 1789

- Award winner: Suzanne Keene

Institution: University College London

Value: £24,061

Collections for people: the stored collections of museums as a public resource

- Award winner: Susannah Radstone

Institution: University of East London

Value: £,264

Getting over trauma: new paradigms in trauma theory


- Award winner: Phillip Cassey

Institution: University of Birmingham

Value: £85,573

To whom does the eggshell signal? Contrast and perception of avian eggs

- Award winner: Charles Cockell

Institution: Open University

Value: £69,953

Microorganisms in civil engineering

- Award winner: Saeid Sanei

Institution: Cardiff University

Value: £54,217

Time-frequency-based particle filtering for mental fatigue analysis

- Award winner: Emma Redding

Institution: Trinity Laban

Value: £183,917

Identifying and developing contemporary dance talent in young people

- Award winner: Jon Pittman

Institution: University of Manchester

Value: £135,598

Evaluation of metal transporters as targets for phytoremediation in algae

- Award winner: Neelam Srivastava

Institution: Newcastle University

Value: £65,072

Research network in post-colonial translation: the case of South Asia

- Award winner: Derek Vance

Institution: University of Bristol

Value: £161,477

Using deep-sea corals to test the role of deep Southern Ocean regulating CO2

- Award winner: Carlo de Lillo

Institution: University of Leicester

Value: £71,753

Determinants of global and local visual processing advantage in humans and capuchin monkeys

- Award winner: Jim Groombridge

Institution: University of Kent

Value: £215,621

MHC diversity and emerging infectious disease in parrot populations on Mauritius

- Award winner: Carlo Morelli

Institution: University of Dundee

Value: £128,910

Jute and Dundee: The management of industrial decline


- Award winner: Nick Mundy

Institution: University of Cambridge

Value: £254,256

An expression approach to the molecular basis of carotenoid signalling in birds

- Award winner: Richard Leegood

Institution: University of Sheffield

Value: £323,042

Metabolism and function of storage reserves in diatoms

- Award winners (institution): Terry Burke and Mark Rees (University of Sheffield) and Ian Owens (Imperial College London)

Value: £405,286

Evolutionary ecology of parental care: sexual selection, fitness and alternative personalities

- Award winner: Alfried Vogler

Institution: Imperial College London

Value: £339,042

Genetic signature of complex morphological traits

- Award winner: Nina Wedell

Institution: University of Exeter

Value: £413,394

Selfish genetic elements and population viability: the impact of temperature and sexual selection

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