April 2012

Panel members
Name Institution
Professor David Emerson Daresbury Laboratory
Dr Simon Crampin University of Bath
Dr Charles Laughton University of Nottingham
Dr M Probert University of York
Dr Phil Ridley Numerical Algorithms Group (NAG)
Dr R Roemer University of Warwick
Dr Richard Sandberg University of Southampton
Professor Mark Savill Cranfield Unviersity
Principal investigator Project title Institution No. of Allocation Units (AU) requested
Peter Jimack Rapid alloy solidification: a quantSimulation of hydrogen-enriched fuel burning for clean combustion University of Leeds 4,730,000
Aimee Morgans Feedback flow control for reducing the aerodynamic drag of bluff bodies Imperial College London 9,860,000
Hector Lacovides Thermal mixing around in-line tube banks University of Manchester 2,002,000
William Sellers Asynchronous genetic algorithms in High Performance Computing (HPC) gait simulation University of Manchester 13,200,000
Sergei Dudarev Ceramic composites for fusion power University of Oxford 8,371,000
Jennifer Wen Large eddy simulation of wall quenching effect of turbulent flames Kingston University 3,850,000
Zheng-Tong Xie Large-eddy simulations of flows around wind turbine blades in abnormal wind conditions University of Southampton 7,740,000
Stewart Cant Investigations of turbulent premixed and stratified combusion using direct numerical simulation with detailed chemistry University of Cambridge 14,221,638
Total (successful)   8 projects 63,974,638
Total (unsuccessful)   1 projects 18,800,000
Success rate   88.9% 78%
Giovanni Montana Enabling high-performance statistical computing in R on hybrid graphics processing unit (GPU) and multicore architecture Imperial College London GPU