March 2011

Panel members
Name Institution
Professor David Emerson Daresbury Laboratory
Dr Charles Laughton University of Nottingham
Mr Simon McIntosh-Smith University of Bristol
Dr Phil Ridley Numerical Algorithms Group (NAG)
Dr Richard Sandberg University of Southampton
Professor Mark Savill Cranfield University
Principal investigator Project title Institution No. of Allocation Units (AU) requested
Xi Jian Simulation of hydrogen-enriched fuel burning for clean combustion Lancaster 15,600,000
Ming Li Feasibility study of fine sediment transport over large-scale coastal estuary systems Liverpool 3,000,000
Gernot Plank Studying shock-induced arrhythmogenesis and defibrillation in a micro-antomically accurate biophysically detailed rabbit ventricular model Oxford 2,700,000
Maarten van Reeuwijk Shear driven turbulent entrainment across a density interface Imperial College 15,000,000
Paul Tucker Aerodynamics of jets with internal and external geometry Cambridge 10,000,000
Total (successful)   3 projects 21,300,000
Total (unsuccessful)   0 projects 0
Success rate   100% 100%
Lee Margetts Procedures for implementing optimal sparse linear solvers using multiple Graphics Processing Units (GPUs) Manchester General-Purpose computation on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPUs) Test bed
Loise Steenman-Clark Exploration of programming issues for meteorological codes on GPUs Reading GPGPUs Test bed
Carmen Domene Structure, assembly and mechanism of action of a biosurfactant using GPGPUs Oxford GPGPUs test bed