Grant winners

May 8, 2008


- Award winner: Philip Cowen

Institution: University of Oxford

Value: £1,698,664

Clinical psychopharmacology of 5-HT

- Award winner: Mark Johnson

Institution: Birkbeck, University of London

Value: £1,694,896

The typical and atypical development of the social brain during infancy


- Award winner: Matthias Englert

Institution: University of Warwick

Value: £207,818

Randomisation in online algorithms, load balancing and other dynamic problems

- Award winner: Sarah Zerbes

Institution: Imperial College London

Value: £243,769

Explicit reciprocity laws for p-adic fields

- Award winner: Jonathan Pridham

Institution: University of Cambridge

Value: £200,784

Topological methods in algebraic geometry

- Award winner: Mehrnoosh Sadrzadeh

Institution: University of Oxford

Value: £228,858

Algebraic and coalgebraic semantics for knowledge acquisition: foundations, applications and tool support

- Award winner: Peter Blood

Institution: Cardiff University

Value: £538,569

Access to nanoscience and nanotechnology equipment at Cardiff

- Award winner: Bruce Hamilton

Institution: University of Manchester

Value: £76,819

Development of optical spin-resonance methods with advanced light sources

- Award winner: Ekaterina Komendantskaya

Institution: University of St Andrews

Value: £246,042

Computational logic in artificial neural networks

- Award winner: John Fisher

Institution: University of Leeds

Value: £697,648

Leeds EPSRC nanoscience and nanotechnology research equipment facility

- Award winner: Malcolm Anderson

Institution: University of Bristol

Value: £228,052

Guided access to high-speed contact atomic-force microscopy and photonic-force microscopy at the Nanoscience and Quantum Information Centre

- Award winner: Will Dison

Institution: Heriot-Watt University

Value: £195,766

Subgroups of direct products and right-angled Artin groups

- Award winner: Edward Segal

Institution: Imperial College London

Value: £217,190

Some mathematical aspects of the Calabi-Yau/Landau-Ginzburg correspondence

- Award winner: James Brotherston

Institution: Imperial College London

Value: £257,783

Cyclic proofs for logic-based program verification

- Award winner: Julian Sonner

Institution: Imperial College London

Value: £240,019

Geometric phases in string theory

- Award winner: Jon Duffy

Institution: University of Warwick

Value: £13,725

Three peer-approved experiments at SPring-8: spin transitions in LaCoO3; magnetism in DyCo2; ferromagnetism and superconductivity at oxide interfaces

- Award winner: Gillian Gehring

Institution: University of Sheffield

Value: £26,747

Visiting fellowship for A. Taraphder: Theory of magnetism with temporal disorder applied to magnetically doped ZnO

- Award winner: Ron Doney

Institution: University of Manchester

Value: £12,325

The reflected process of a random walk

- Award winner: Nicholas Young

Institution: University of Leeds

Value: £12,457

The magic functions of a domain

- Award winner: Peter Green (University of Manchester), Niki Trigoni (University of Oxford)

Value: £861,058 (Manchester), £338,559 (Oxford)

Actuated acoustic sensor networks for industrial processes (AASN4IP)

- Award winner: Miles Tight

Institution: University of Leeds

Value: £1,101,084

Visions of the role of walking and cycling in 2030

- Award winner: David Greenaway

Institution: University of Nottingham

Value: £162,862

An open-access centre for nanoscale analysis and fabrication.

You've reached your article limit.

Register to continue

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments

Most Commented

James Fryer illustration (27 July 2017)

It is not Luddism to be cautious about destroying an academic publishing industry that has served us well, says Marilyn Deegan

Jeffrey Beall, associate professor and librarian at the University of Colorado Denver

Creator of controversial predatory journals blacklist says some peers are failing to warn of dangers of disreputable publishers

Hand squeezing stress ball
Working 55 hours per week, the loss of research periods, slashed pensions, increased bureaucracy, tiny budgets and declining standards have finally forced Michael Edwards out
Kayaker and jet skiiers

Nazima Kadir’s social circle reveals a range of alternative careers for would-be scholars, and often with better rewards than academia

hole in ground

‘Drastic action’ required to fix multibillion-pound shortfall in Universities Superannuation Scheme, expert warns