Casting - research

Below is a list of the Current and Recent EPSRC Research Projects Related to Casting.

For further information see the EPSRC website.

 

Institution

Project Title

End Date

Key Workers

Project Value £

Imperial College London Department of Materials

Accounting for special and temporal variations of microstructure on creep-related behaviour of nickel base superalloys

June 2008

Dr M McLean,
Dr B Shollock, Dr P D Lee, Dr D Dye

367,807

University of Sheffield
Engineering Materials

Platform – advanced surface engineering

March 2009

Prof A Matthews
Dr A Leyland

432,962

University of Sheffield
Engineering Materials

Next generation carbon containing refractory composites

Sept 2009

Dr S Zhang

254,759

Imperial College London Department of Materials

Platform: A platform for the rapid exploitation of materials via microstructure explicit modelling and characterisation

Jan 2010

Dr P Lee
Dr M McLean, Dr Dashwood,
Dr Dye, Dr Minay

428,559

University of Birmingham Metallurgy & Materials

EPSRC/Rolls-Royce star appointment in
Casting Technology – named candidate Dr N R Green

Apr 2010

Prof P Bowen
Dr N R Green

653,533

University of Birmingham Metallurgy & Materials

Platform: Fracture, fatigue and durability of advanced alloys and composites for high performance applications

May 2010

Prof P Bowen
Prof J Knott, Dr A J Davenport, Dr B J Connolly,

431,488

University of Manchester Materials

New Portfolio partnership – light alloys for environmentally sustainable transport

Mar 2010

Prof G Thompson
D S Bate, Dr J D Robson, Prof F J Humphries, Prof P Withers, Dr P Skeldon, Dr P Prangnell

5,983,207