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2019

Dr Roxane Andersen
University of the Highlands and Islands
Developing a new understanding of blanket bog resilience – from molecules to landscapes
£986,088

Dr Tine Buffel
University of Manchester
Urbanisation and population ageing: an interdisciplinary approach to understanding ‘ageing in place’
£962,117

Dr Mulaika Hijjas
SOAS, University of London
Mapping Sumatra's manuscript cultures
£924,966

Dr Katherine Hill
Birkbeck, University of London
Global faiths: Anabaptist confessional communities of dispersion, 1550–present day 
£959,953

Dr Timo Jütten
University of Essex
Competition and competitiveness
£822,440

Dr Nicolas Laurand
University of Strathclyde
Lasers and photonics of the future: self-assembled optically active resonators
£839,660

Professor Erin McClymont
Durham University
Unlocking evidence for Antarctic sea-ice evolution from a novel biological archive
£998,204

Dr Gareth Millington
University of York
Archiving the inner city: race and the politics of urban memory
£884,988

Dr Thomas Montenegro-Johnson
University of Birmingham
Shape-transforming active microfluidics
£996,799

Dr Zlatko Papic
University of Leeds
Quantum many-body scars: a new paradigm of order amidst quantum chaos
£993,674

Dr Tyler Stevenson
University of Glasgow
Epigenomic regulation of seasonal life history transitions
£952,360

Dr Matthew Struebig
University of Kent
The empty forest syndrome: reversing socioecological drivers of defaunation in the tropics
£999,961

Dr Chris Venditti
University of Reading
The evolutionary and biogeographical routes to hominin diversity
£993,276

Dr Okan Yurduseven
Queen's University Belfast
Developing solutions to acute threats: compressive imaging for real-time security screening
£988,159

2015
  • Sciences

    Dr Andrew Biggin
    University of Liverpool
    Shaping the Earth: defining planetary evolution using palaeomagnetism
    £999,592

    Dr Clare Burrage
    University of Nottingham
    New searches for dark energy
    £802,923

    Dr Sergi Garcia-Manyes
    King’s College London
    Mechanochemical biology: a force to be reckoned with
    £942,614

    Dr Philip King
    University of St Andrews
    Engineered quantum states via atomic-scale assembly of artificial 2D heterostructures
    £999,629

    Dr Nathan Lepora
    University of Bristol
    A biomimetic forebrain for robot touch
    £998,928

    Dr Nicholas Longrich
    University of Bath
    The Cretaceous-Paleogene mass extinction – severity, recovery, and biogeography
    £998,185

    Dr Carolyn McGettigan
    Royal Holloway, University of London
    SONOVOX: the social neuroscience of voices
    £961,815

    Dr Kou Murayama
    University of Reading
    An integrative theory of interest: How can we motivate ourselves without extrinsic incentives?
    £999,272

    Dr Julia Steinberger
    University of Leeds
    Living well within limits (LiLi)
    £964,872

  • Humanities

    Dr Dagmar Divjak
    University of Sheffield
    Out of our minds: optimising language learning with discriminative algorithms
    £935,900

    Dr Gordon Noble
    University of Aberdeen
    Comparative kingship: the early medieval Kingdoms of Northern Britain and Ireland
    £971,149

    Dr Timothy Stanton
    University of York
    Rethinking civil society: history, theory, critique
    £828,772 

  • Social Sciences

    Dr Emily Keightley
    Loughborough University
    Migrant memory and the post-colonial imagination (MMPI): British Asian memory, identity and community after partition
    £994,904

2012
  • Sciences

    Dr Gordon Florence
    University of St Andrews
    Natural product drug discovery: design and development of novel trypanosoma brucei inhibitors    
    £959,262

    Dr Feliciano Giustino
    University of Oxford
    Multiphysics modelling of solar energy harvesting in biomimetic photovoltaics    
    £899,876

    Professor Martin Hairer
    University of Warwick
    Singular stochastic PDEs    
    £943,664

    Dr Stuart Humphries
    University of Hull
    Form and function in a microbial world    
    £941,132

    Dr Michelle Moram
    Imperial College London
    Material solutions for a developing world    
    £893,476

    Dr Louise Natrajan
    University of Manchester
    Imaging protocols to identify actinide speciation and migration in the environment by optical spectroscopy    
    £977,090

    Dr Jennifer Read
    Newcastle University
    Man, mantis and machine: the computation of 3D vision    
    £960,528

    Dr Jurriaan Ton
    University of Sheffield
    Priming plant defence: from its onset to transgenerational maintenance    
    £902,625

  • Humanities

    Dr Friederike Lüpke
    School of Oriental and African Studies
    Crossroads – investigating the unexplored side of multilingualism    
    £999,631

    Professor James Mark
    University of Exeter
    1989 after 1989: representing revolution in a globalised world    
    £974,056

    Dr William Pettigrew
    University of Kent    
    Corporations and cultural hybridisation: English overseas trading companies in the seventeenth century and the development of a global dialogue about governance
    £818,692

  • Social Sciences

    Professor Clare Bambra
    Durham University
    Local health inequalities in an age of austerity: the Stockton-on-Tees study    
    £999,597

    Dr Graham Cookson
    King’s College London
    Delivering ‘better for less’: improving productivity in the public services    
    £999,820

2007
  • Sciences

    Professor Matthew Baylis
    University of Liverpool
    Predicting the effects of climate change on infectious diseases of animals
    £752,210 

    Dr Robert Peter Freckleton
    University of Sheffield
    Forecasting the ecological consequences of environmental change
    £595,121 

    Dr Chris Jiggins
    University of Cambridge
    Population genetics and evo-devo of phenotype and behaviour
    £787,175 

    Professor Tavi Murray
    University of Swansea
    Stability of the Greenland ice sheet
    £799,008 

    Dr Peter M Topping
    University of Warwick
    Geometric flows 
    £762,418 

    Dr Reidun Twarock
    University of York
    Mathematical virology: A novel approach to the structure and assembly of viruses 
    £715,413 

    Dr Rein V Ulijn
    University of Manchester
    Bio-inspired self-assembly of complex nanomaterials 
    £779,916 

    Dr Klaus-Peter Zauner
    University of Southampton
    Tailoring computing paradigms to physical implementation
    £789,829 

    Dr Klaus Zuberbühler
    University of St Andrews
    Primate minds and the foundations for language 
    £766,525

  • Social Sciences

    Dr Wenzel Geissler
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
    Trial communities 
    £799,722

    Dr Rana S R Mitter
    University of Oxford
    The persistence of conflict: China's war with Japan and its impact, memory and legacy, 1931 to the present
    £800,000

    Professor Gareth Robert Stansfield
    University of Exeter
    Ethnopolitics in a globalised world
    £739,351

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