Research projects

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Current projects

Title Funder Start date End date
STOP fibrous microplastic pollution from textiles by elucidating fibre damage and manufacturing novel textiles Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council 1 January 2021 31 December 2023
Frederic Forster's Mourning Warehouse and the disappearing trade in female mourning wear in Leeds, UK 1849-1923 Leeds Museums and Galleries/Cultural Institute Cross Disciplinary Innovation Fund 1 April 2022 31 July 2023
Future Fashion Factory AHRC, UKRI 1 October 2018 31 March 2023

Past projects

Title Funder Start date End date
Biofilm Control in Ultra Low Temperature Laundry (BioCULT) Innovate UK fka Technology Strategy Board (TSB) 1 May 2018 30 April 2020
Lactam based biofilm-ready surfaces with cross-industry applications Innovate UK fka Technology Strategy Board (TSB) 1 November 2017 31 October 2019
Lifting the Lid on Bacteria: Designing ambient communications to improve hygiene in primary school toilets Arts and Humanities Research Council 1 October 2017 30 September 2019
Pulling a thread: Unravelling the trail of modern slavery in the fashion and textile industry British Academy 15 November 2017 14 February 2019
Downsizing: using environmental prompts to understand healthy portion control and appropriate food servings in children, adolescents and caregivers BBSRC 1 September 2015 31 January 2019
Trials Engagement in Children and Adolescents (TRECA) NIHR National Inst Health Research 1 February 2016 31 January 2019
Participatory tools for human development with the youth EU - European Union 1 February 2015 31 January 2019
An Intelligent Simulation Tool Connecting Consumer’s Sensory Requirements on Garment with Fabric Objective Tactile Properties EPSRC 1 January 2018 31 December 2018
FoodWasteNet - AnthoLip BBSRC 1 September 2017 31 March 2018
Mull Transect 1 April 2008 31 May 2008
Weaving with Stones - 2009 -
The Role of Collections and Archives in Art Practice
The Midsomer Norton Dig Project 2005 2005
Space of Place 2010 2011
Sounds from the Bunker: aural culture and the remainder of the Cold War - -
Re-emergence 2012 2011 -
Moving Between The Lines Arts & Humanities Research Council
John Harper : Broken and Breaking Ground 2005 2009
Jez Hattosh-Nemeth : ‘Maritimia’ exhibition, ‘Sealine’ performance, ‘Lavernock’ installation Jubilee Sailing Trust - -
Immunofluorescence labelling and the exploration of process-led sculpture making Integrated Biological Imaging Network Ongoing -
Handling and communicating intelligence information Government Communications and Planning Directorate 1 January 2018 1 April 2018
Cyber security communication campaigns. Identify how information and instructional design can increase the quality of cyber hygiene amongst the public 1 January 2017 30 April 2017
Confusing Shadow with Substance
Bridges - -
Acting on the Margins: Arts as Social Sculpture (AMASS) EU H2020 RIA 01 February 2020 31 January 2023