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Reference Number UKERC4
Title Applied superconductivity and power systems
Status Completed
Energy Categories Other Power and Storage Technologies(Electricity transmission and distribution) 50%;
Other Power and Storage Technologies(Energy storage) 50%;
Research Types Basic and strategic applied research 100%
Science and Technology Fields ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) 100%
UKERC Cross Cutting Characterisation Not Cross-cutting 100%
Principal Investigator Dr W Yuan
No email address given
Electronic and Electrical Engineering
University of Bath
Award Type Research Grant
Funding Source RAEng
Start Date 01 January 2009
End Date 31 December 2014
Duration 60 months
Total Grant Value £50,000
Industrial Sectors Healthcare
Region South West
Programme Research Exchange with China and India
Investigators Principal Investigator Dr W Yuan , Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Bath (99.998%)
  Other Investigator Project Contact , Tsinghua University (THU). Beijing (0.001%)
Project Contact , China Electric Power Research Institute, China (0.001%)
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Objectives Royal Academy of Engineering schemes for Engineers in Research and Development.
Abstract - Research activities on applied superconductivity and power systems. Chinese partners: - China Electric Power Research Institute: joint activities since more than three years including staff exchange, collaboration experiments, joint papers. Supporting institutions: Royal Academy of Engineering and State Grid of China. Main focus: energy storage and superconducting cables.

- Tsinghua University: staff and students exchange, joint papers writing since more than three years, supported by NSFC National Natural Science Foundation of China and Bath University. Main focus: energy storage and fault current limiters. 0.2 FTE involved. Breakdown of funds by country: 50% UK, 50% China

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Added to Database 09/03/16