STFC Dirac 2.5 Framework (2018-2019)
Dr V. Drach won 5.7 M core hours on DiRAC DIaL (Data Intensive at Leicester) cluster at the University of Leicester for studies of theories Beyond the Standard Model.
“New applicant scheme” STFC grant (2018-2020)
Dr Vincent Drach has been awarded an STFC New Applicant Scheme grant worth 5075 £.
Royal Society Newton mobility grant
Dr Anton Ilderton (Plymouth) and Dr James Edwards (Michoacana) have won a Royal Society travel grant (GBP 6000). This will be used to start a new collaboration between Anton and James on the topic “New contributions for quantum electrodynamics in background fields”. The project duration is one year from August 2018.
LMS ‘Celebrating New Appointments’ Scheme 9 grant
The grant was for £600 and used to finance a workshop Geometry, Derived Categories and Moduli Spaces.
EPSRC Standard Grant
Dr Anton Ilderton and Dr Ben King, lecturers in theoretical physics, have won an EPSRC Standard Grant worth GBP 450,000. The award will fund a two year project titled “Quantum phenomena in high-intensity laser-matter interactions”.
The goal of the project is to advance our understanding of fundamental quantum physical effects in the interaction between ...
Grants from LMS for collaboration and to hold a workshop (2017-2018)
LMS grant “Research in pairs” to collaborate with Prof. Peter Newstead from University of Liverpool. Dr Logares
LMS grant “Celebration of appointment” to fund the Workshop “Derived Categories Geometry and Moduli Spaces” Dr Logares and Dr Broomhead
Royal Society International Exchange Scheme Grant (2017-2019)
Dr Dalla Valle (PI) and Dr Stander (Co-I) have been awarded a Royal Society International Exchange grant in collaboration with Prof Brunero Liseo of La Sapienza University of Rome on the topic “High-Dimensional Bayesian Dependence Modelling with Conditional Copulas”. The award will fund research visits to Plymouth and Rome.
NIHR RfPB grant (2016 – 2017)
Dr Wei (Co-I) NIHR RfPB grant “A systematic review of physical activity for alcohol and substance use disorders: evidence synthesis with stakeholder engagement to formulate practical recommendations”. The grant (£154,528) will fund a research assistant to work at Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry on the 15 months project.
EPSRC First Grant (2016)
Dr King has been awarded an EPSRC (Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council) First Grant to fund a postdoc for 18 months on the topic of “Electron-seeded pair creation in intense laser pulses”.
LMS Undergraduate Research Bursary (2016)
Dr Robertz has been awarded an LMS Undergraduate Research Bursary to fund an eight week long research project pursued by Edward Kitcher (stage 2 student) over the summer.
Royal Society International Exchange Scheme Grant (2016)
Dr King has been awarded a Royal Society International Exchange Scheme grant in collaboration with Dr. H. Hu of the CARDC (Chinese Aerodynamics Research and Development Center) on the topic “Interaction of high power laser pulses with the quantum vacuum”. The award will fund a month-long research visit to Dr. Hu in Mianyang, China.
STFC DiRAC 3 framework, (2016-2019)
Dr C McNeile (CoI), 42.20M core hours on Data Analytic Cluster with “High Precision QCD Collaboration”
STFC, DiRAC 3 framework (2016-2019)
Dr A Rago (PI), 154.8M core hours on BGQ Edinburgh for UKQCD-BSM for studies of theories Beyond the Standard Model.
STFC, (1 October 2015- 30 September 2017)
Dr C McNeile “New Applicant scheme in Theoretical Particle Physics”.
STFC Consolidated grant (2014-2017)
Consortium grant with Swansea University; Prof G Shore (Swansea U, lead), Prof K Langfeld (PI for Plymouth University), Dr Rago (CoI), “New Ideas in Gauge, String and Lattice Theory”. Value of the grant £184.901.
Leverhulme fellowship, (October 2014-2017)
Prof. K Langfeld (PI) and Dr A Rago (CoI) “The density of states approach for simulations of dense matter in QCD”. The fellowship funds a 36 months postdoc position.
STFC, DIRAC 2 framework, (2014)
Dr McNeile (PI) 10M core hours on BGQ Edinburgh for “A lattice QCD calculation of the leading order hadronic corrections to g-2 of the muon on a fine lattice.”
STFC, DiRAC 2 framework,(2012-2015)
Dr A Rago (PI) 152M core hours on BGQ Edinburgh for UKQCD-BSM for studies of IR conformal fixed point.
STFC, DiRAC1 framework, (2009)
Prof K Langfeld (PI), “Matter under extreme conditions”.
PPARC/STFC, (October 2004-2006)
Tom Heinzl, Robin Horan, Martin Lavelle and David McMullan “Non-Perturbative Study of Gauge Theories”.
PPARC SPG, (October 1999 -2002)
Paul Mansfield, Ian Kogan, Alex Kovner, Tim Morris, Robin Horan, Martin Lavelle and David McMullan, ” Analytic Non-Perturbative Approaches to the QCD Ground State”.