Oxford Impacts

Oxford Impacts

A list of all case studies

Name Division Theme Funders
Reducing toxic mercury emissions MPLS Policy NERC
Influencing contemporary theatre practice Humanities Culture/PE AHRC
Digitising Jane Austen's fiction manuscripts Humanities Culture/PE AHRC
Preventing strokes MSD Health MRC, NIHR
One giant leap Humanities Culture/PE
Opening the gates to the University's libraries, museums and collections Culture/PE
Hydrogel helps cleft palates heal MPLS Health
Mathematical solutions for industry MPLS Business
Mending broken hearts MSD Health other
Grandparents contribute to children's well-being SSD Policy ESRC
Making Britain Humanities Culture/PE AHRC
Tuning in to Oxford Culture/PE
Reforming the IMF and World Bank SSD Policy other
Changing the 'Fate of the World' MPLS Business
Helping diabetes sufferers MSD Health Wellcome Trust
Innovative genomics MSD Health Wellcome Trust, NIHR
Two cancer therapies are better than one MSD/MPLS Health EPSRC, Wellcome Trust
Mapping deprivation to better tackle povety SSD Policy
Cooling babies to save lives MSD Health MRC
Who needs migrant workers? SSD Policy other
Helping the UK understand China Humanities Policy other
Reconnecting indigenous nations with their heritage SSD Culture/PE AHRC
Looking back to understand the recent economic crisis Humanities Business AHRC
Citizen scientists turn planet hunters MPLS Culture/PE other
Pioneering research takes to the skies MPLS Business EPSRC, STFC, TSB, Royal Society
Helping the developing world to see MPLS Health
Super-materials made by silkworms MPLS Business ERC, EC, BBSRC, EPSRC
Creating chemical sensors to catch drug-drivers MPLS Business EPSRC
Fluorine chemistry that helps find disease MPLS Health EC, EPSRC, CRUK
Sensing oxygen to develop medication MPLS Health BBSRC, CRUK, EPSRC, Wellcome Trust, EC
Efficient fuel cells powered by enzymes MPLS Environment EPSRC, BBSRC
Carbohydrate chemistry inspired by nature MPLS Health EPSRC, BBSRC, MRC
Saving lives, bit by bit MPLS Environment EPSRC
Shaping policy through science education MPLS Environment NERC
Creating cars that drive themselves MPLS Business EPSRC
Healthcare for the 21st century MPLS Health NIHR
Chips with confidence MPLS Business EPSRC
Beyond the world wide web MPLS Business EPSRC, EC
Computers at the heart of the matter MPLS Health EC
Safety by design MPLS Business EPSRC
Robots set new goals MPLS Culture/PE
A sense of superiority MPLS Business EC
A new window on solar energy MPLS Environment EPSRC, EC
Particle accelerator physics for the masses MPLS Culture/PE STFC
Technology to support medical decision making MPLS Health CRUK, EPSRC
Improving water sustainability in China MPLS Health
Probably the best device-checker in the world MPLS Business EPSRC, ERC
Essential information in the pipeline MPLS Business EPSRC
Material engineering with real 'impact' MPLS Business EPSRC, EC
From flies to fetal viability MPLS Health Wellcome Trust, ERC, EPSRC, BBSRC
The secret life of a seabird MPLS Environment NERC
Decoding ancient texts using astrophysics Humanities Culture/PE AHRC
Combining cultures MSD Health Wellcome Trust
Helping the brain to control Parkinson’s MSD Health EPSRC
The million women study MSD Health MRC
Defeating dengue with GM mosquitoes MPLS Health BBSRC
Electric motors fit for racing cars MPLS Business TSB
Empowering AIDS-orphaned children in Africa SSD Health ESRC
Transforming the diagnosis of Tuberculosis MSD Health NIHR
A political life SSD Policy -
The past in our own backyards Cont Ed Culture/PE The Heritage Lottery Fund and John Fell Fund
Understanding oil-rich strata MPLS Environment NERC
How global warming is changing tropical forests SSD Environment NERC
Calculating the risks of coastal flooding and cliff erosion SSD Environment NERC
How to be certain of uncertainty in climate and weather forecasts MPLS Policy, Business, Environment NERC