Measurement Science and Instrumentation Systems
Instrumentation & Analytical Science
Dr A Reader, British Council, Collaboration with Orsay, 1yr Project, start date: 01.01.07, £2,100
Dr A Reader, British Council, Collaboration with Orsay, 1yr Project, start date: 01.03.06, £2,300
Prof N Goddard, EPSRC, Advanced Optical waveguide biosensors detection, 3yr Project, Start date 01.12.07, Award Date: 16.08.06, £267,641.
Prof NJ Goddard, Dstl, A low cost biosensor, 1 yr continuation, Start date 01.05.07, £153,568
Prof N Scrutton, Prof PR Fielden and Prof NJ Goddard, BBSRC, A generic biocatalytic reaction platform for the stereospecific reduction and oxidation of alkenes, 5 yr project, Start date 01.04.07, £1,554,448
Dr P Scully, Momenta/Unilever, Development of instrumentation & moisture sensitive cladding coatings for a wearable polymer optical fibre sensor, £143,673
Dr Xue-Feng Yuan (PI) and Professor Stephen Yeates (Chemistry) with partners from Department of Physics, University of Bristol and Linkam Scientific Instruments Ltd, EPSRC, Rheology of Complex Fluids in Microscopic Flows: Quantitative Characterisation from Molecular Dynamics to Fluid Flows, Total value of the consortium is £701,652, Manchester share £393,069, plus cash contribution of £18,000 and in-kind contribution of £82,500 from Linkum. 3yrs project, start date 8/05/07.
Dr P Thomas, Unilever, In vivo mapping of Glandular secretions, 2 Year project: Start date tbc
Dr P Thomas, Sionex, BBQ, £86,145
Dr P Gardner, Prof N Scrutton (FLS), Prof M Sutcliffe, EPSRC, Use of high power Thz radiation to probe low frequency protein facilitate quantum tunnelling, 18 month project: Start date Tbc, £186,667
Mr MJ Baker, EPSRC - LSI Post-doctoral Fellowship, Spectrometric and Spectroscopic Molecular Pathology and Diagnosis. Partners: Robert Koch Institute, Christie Hospital NHS Trust, Paterson Institute for Cancer Research, Harvard Medical School start date 1/10/2007 for 3 years. £ 242,020
Dr NP Lockyer and Prof JC Vickerman,, Two RSC-EPSRC Analytical Studentships – Advances in Biological ToF-SIMS Analysis. Start date 1/10/2007 for 4 years, £
Prof. R Snook, Dr P Gardner, Dr N Lockyer and Prof JC Vickerman. Three RSC-EPSRC Analytical Studentships - Analytical and spectroscopic methods for diagnosis of metastatic potential of prostate cancer cells. Start date 1/10/2007 for 4 years. £
Dr Peter Gardner (PI), Prof. Richard Snook, Dr Elsa Correia Faria, Dr Mick Brown, Dr Noel Clarke
Combined Optical Tweezers and Raman Spectroscopy for Prostate Cancer Diagnosis
Three weeks time at the central laser facility (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory) May 2007
Prof K Persaud, E.U., Woundmonitor, 3yr Project, start date 01.02.06, £360,976
Prof N Goddard, Millipore, Optical Bacterial Detection, 3yr Project, start date 01.10.06, £91,060
Prof P Fielden, DSTL, Non-contact Dielectrophoretic Cell Identification, 2yr project, start date 01.10.06, £198,109.
Prof N Goddard, DSTL A low cost biosensor, 1 yr continuation, Start date 01.05.06, £68,916
Prof R Goodacre, Prof PR Fielden and Prof NJ Goddard, Home Office, A SERS-based probabilistic biological agent detector, 3 yr project, Start date 01.06.06, £1,741,935
Dr GH Markx, Prof R Snook, Prof PR Fielden and Prof NJ Goddard, BBSRC, Engineering haematopoietic microniches: the hematon project, 3 yr project, Start date 27.02.06, £244,358
Dr P Scully, EU, Installation Permitting Guidance for Hydrogen & Fuel Cells Stationary Applications (HYPER), 2yr project, start date 01.11.06, £200,171
Dr P J Scully (PI) Prof P R Fielden and Prof. N.J. Goddard with Unilever (Port Sunlight EPSRC Small Equipment Grant: Three Dimensional Translation Stage for Femtosecond Laser Irradiation of Polymers. 17 May 2006- 16 November 2006, £31,197
Dr P. Gardner et al, D. Moss, ANKA synchrotron, Karlsruhe Germany (PI), Diagnostic applications of synchrotrom infrared microspectroscopy (DASIM)EU Network Project Number LSHC-CT-2005-005326 (€280,000) 01/07/06 – 30/06/08
P. Gardner (PI) et al. Studying tumour cell invasion by time lapse video microscopy and SR-FTIR microspectroscopy. 6 days of beamtime on station 11.1 at the SRS (CCLRC Grant No 46167, award date 02/03/06)
Prof J C Vickerman and Dr N P Lockyer. Cancer Research UK – Feasibility Study on the detection of boron by SIMS and Laser PI as part of a BPA Pharmacokinetics Study. £16k.
Dr CLP Thomas. BBSRC Studentship with AstraZeneca. Detection of lung cancer through breath analysis. 3 yr start date: Oct 2006.Dr CLP Thomas. GSK in partnership with Wythenshawe Hospital. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Diagnosis. November 2006, 6 month feasibility study. £45000
Prof P Fielden, Prof N Goddard, Dr B Treves Brown, Dr J Prest, EPSRC, Rapid in-field detection of inorganic species of explosives (Lab on a chip). Multidimensional, 3 Year project: Start date 01.04.05, £176,688
Prof T Dyakowski, Dr W Yang (EEE), EPSRC, Product quality control of fluidised bed dryers with tomographic imaging online process, 3 Year project, start date 01.05.05, £102,392
Prof J Vickerman, Dr P Gardner, Dr A Horn (Chemistry), Dr N Lockyer, Dr R Goodacre (Chemistry), EPSRC, New Developments in ToF-SIMS Surface Mass Spectrometry with ATR-IR Spectroscopy, 4 Year Critical Mass project, start date 01.09.05, Partners: University of Surrey and Penn State University £1,631,562 (+£250, 000) to Surrey)
Dr P Gardner and Prof R Snook, Prostate Cancer Research, Combined Optical Tweezers near IR Spectroscopy Prostate Cancer Diagnosis, 2yr Project: Start date 01.09.05, £78,620
Prof N Goddard, Prof P O'Brien (Chemistry), Dr M Turner (Chemistry), Dr J Middlefield (Chemistry), EPSRC, SNOMIPEDE, 2 Year project, start date 01.10.05, £121,001
Prof P Fielden, University of York, Development of Technology for Improved Production of Mammalian Embryos, 1 Year project, start date 01.10.05. £50,694
Prof P Fielden, DSTL, Ultrasonic Manipulation of Airbourne Particles, 1 yr project, start date 01.10.05
Dr Xue-Feng Yuan, Armacell, Dynamic of Foam Growth in Polymeric Fluid Flows, 4 yr Project, start date 01.10.05, , £44,000.
Dr P.Gardner (PI) et al. Synchrotron based IR chemical imaging of the adepocyte/PC-3 cell interaction. 10 days of beamtime on station 11.1 at the SRS (CCLRC Grant No 45210 Award date 09/08/05)
Dr P. Gardner (PI). et al. Study of molecular metastatic behaviour of prostate cancercells using SR FTIR microscopy, 7 days of beamtime at Daresbury (CCLRC Grant No 44243, Award date 24/02/05)
Prof N Goddard, DSTL, A low cost biosensor, 1 yr continuation, Start date 01.05.05, £60,569.
Prof R J Dewhurst with G Y Tian, B W Drinkwater, S M Dixon, C Scruby and T Peyton. EPSRC Overseas Travel Grant. UK-China Outgoing International Visit in the area of NDE, Mesaurement and Instrumentation. 1st April 05 – 30th September 2005. £17,633
Prof P Fielden, Unilever, Micro Integrated Separation and detection sensors for laundry applications
3yr Project, start date 01.01.04, £190,012
Prof PR Fielden and Prof NJ Goddard, DTI KTP with Process Instruments Ltd, 2 yr project, Start date 01.06.04, £68,969
Prof R Dewhurst, Unilever, Laser-Ultrasound spectroscopy and imaging for in-vivo applications
3yr Project, start date 15.06.04, £165,526
Prof P Fielden and Prof N.J. Goddard, EPSRC, Micro-Droplet technology for high throughput systems and methods. 3yr Project, start date 01.07.04, £402,175
Prof JC Vickerman, Dr NP Lockyer, Profs R Goodacre (Chemistry) and D Kell (Chemistry). BBSRC, A High-Resolution ToF-SIMS Chemical Microscope for Biology. 3yr Project: Start date 01.08.04, £422,078
Dr NP Lockyer and Prof JC Vickerman. Two RSC-EPSRC Analytical Studentships, - Polyatomic ion probes & laser post-ionisation for chemical microscopy. Start date 1/10/2004 for 3 years. £89,000.
Dr CLP Thomas, Prof PR Fielden and Prof NJ Goddard, Three RSC-EPSRC Analytical Studentships, An on-orbit water and air analyser, Start date 01.10.04, £150,000
Prof NJ Goddard, DSTL, Particle detection, 1 yr project, Start date 01.01.04, £35,000
Prof PR Fielden and Prof NJ Goddard, DSTL, Inorganic residue analysis, 1 yr project, Start date 01.04.04, £30,000
Dr P Scully, Prof PR Fielden and Prof NJ Goddard, EPSRC, Feasibility study of refractive index modication of polymers using femtosecond laser irradiation, 1 yr project, Start date 01.10.04, £58,907
Prof P.R. Fielden, DSTL, Aerosol Concentration Identification and Collection, start date 2004, £64,000
Prof P.R.Fielden, Prof N.J. Goddard and Dr P. Day, Genetics Innovation Network, Novel techniques for detecting changes in gene expression, Start Date 2004, £10,000.
Dr A Reader. GE Healthcare – PET Image reconstruction with unified scatter and attenuation system modelling. Start date 1.10.03 3 yr project $250,000 (USD)
Dr CPL Thomas, Waters, AstraZeneca, GSK. The National Initiative on Ion mobility Spectrometry,
2003-2006 £ 110 000.