Winners 2011

£10,000 Awards

  • Dr. Ian Prior - Institute of Translational Medicine
    University of Liverpool-Horizon Discovery Research Partnership Project.
  • Dr. Yaochun Shen – Department of Electrical Engineering & Electronics
    High Value Pharmaceutical Sector – High Throughput Pharmaceutical Tablet Analysis using Terahertz and IR Technology.
  • Dr Enitan Carrol – Institute of Translational Medicine (click here to read the Case Study)
    Validation of a lateral flow device for measuring biomarkers of infection.
  • Dr. Marios Soutsos – Centre for Engineering Sustainability
    Energy materials – Low Carbon Sustainable Materials.
  • Dr Judy Zhu – Department of Electrical Engineering & Electronics
    Smart Grid – 4g Ict Wireless System.
  • Dr Sareen Galbraith – Institute of Infection & Global Health
    Testing of Japanese encephalitis virus vaccine candidates in the mouse challenge model.


    £5,000 Awards

  • Professor Ken Durose - School of Physical Sciences
    New transparent conductors for solar cell manufacturing.

  • Dr Carl Hopkins - Acoustics Research Unit
    Acoustic cleaning of medical implants formed from porous metals.

  • Dr David Adams - School of Physical Sciences
    Novel Applications for ‘Dry Water’.

  • Dr Alan Greaves - School of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology (click here to view the Case Study)
    The Lost Gallery Touring Exhibition (with the British Museum)

  • Dr Kate Bennett - Psychology, Health and Society
    Exploring Vitamin D Deficiency in Pregnant Women and Infants from BME communities

  • Dr Alex Singleton and Professor Chris Brunsdon - School of Environmental Sciences
    Ethical and Effective National Crime Mapping

  • Dr Haifei Zhang - Department of Chemistry
    MOF and cage compounds on silica spheres-on-spheres for fast selective HPLC

  • Dr Floriana Grasso - Department of Computer Science
    Adaptive information delivery for consumers of health information

  • Dr Yuyuan Zhao - School of Engineering (click here to view the Case Study)
    Further Development of the Lost Carbonate Sintering Process for Heat Exchange Applications

  • Dr Hossein Sharifi - Management School (click here to view the Case Study)
    Study and development of a working prototype for promotion of Knowledge Supermarket for Stanian

  • Professor John Hunt and Dr Judith Curran - Institute of Ageing & Chronic Disease
    Design and Production of Cost Effective Commercially Relevant Chemically Modified Substrates for Stem Cell Applications.