Research Grants

RESEARCH GRANTS (last 20 yrs):
1991-92: Solar MHD Theory Rolling Grant \£499,035
Solar MHD Visitors Grant \£16,000
(ER Priest, B Roberts and AW Hood)
[PPARC]
1994-95: Solar MHD Theory (4 year Rolling Grant) \£812,519
Visitors in Solar MHD Theory (4 year Rolling Grant) \£73,000
(ER Priest, B Roberts, AW Hood and A Wright)
[PPARC]
1996: Solar MHD Theory (4 year Rolling Grant) \£895,370
Visitors in Solar MHD Theory (4 year Rolling Grant) \£40,000
(B Roberts, ER Priest, AW Hood and A Wright)
[PPARC]
Two dimensional models for solar prominences, 91,000 Belgian Francs
Collaborated Research Grant, 1 year.
(J L Ballester (Palma) and B Roberts)
[NATO]
1998: Solar MHD Theory (4 year Rolling Grant) \£870,374
Visitors in Solar Theory (4 year Rolling Grant) \£53,399
(B Roberts, ER Priest, AW Hood, A Wright and T Neukirch)
[PPARC]
1999: Solar and Magnetospheric Theory (4 yr Rolling Grant) \£787,873
Visitors in Solar and Magnetospheric Theory (4 yr Rolling Grant) \£52,555
(B Roberts, ER Priest, AW Hood, A Wright and T Neukirch)
[PPARC]
Interaction of MHD waves and flows in astrophysical plasmas, 40,000 Euro,
(2 year (Dec 99-Dec 2001) cooperative grant between St Andrews, Palma de Mallorca,
Nizhny Novgorod (Russia) and Tbilisi (Georgia)
led by B Roberts)
[INTAS] (Brussels)
Nonlinear and non-adiabatic magnetohydrodynamic waves in solar coronal structures, 7,430 Euro
(2 year (Dec 99- Dec 2001) cooperative grant between St Andrews, Palma de Mallorca and Lublin (Poland)
coordinator J L Ballester (Palma))
[NATO]
2001: 1 Yr postdoctoral Fellowship (for T Zaqarashvili), \£12,000 [Royal Society /NATO]
Solar System MHD Theory (4 yr Rolling Grant) \£816,725
(AW Hood, ER Priest, B Roberts, A Wright and T Neukirch)
[PPARC]
2002: Marie-Curie Fellowship (Dr I Ballai); declined. [EC]
2007: Solar and Magnetospheric Plasma Theory (Rolling Grant) \£2,659,070
(T Neukirch, A Wright, C Parnell, A Hood, E Priest, B Roberts)
[PPARC/STFC]
2010-2015: Solar and Magnetospheric Plasma Theory (Rolling Grant) \£1,658,065
(A W Hood, J Lang, A Wright, I De Moortel, T Neukirch, D Mackay, C Parnell, E Priest, B Roberts, P Cargill)
[STFC]