Current Grant Portfolio

Below is a list of grants that are currently active in The Department of Computer Science.

Grant Title Awarded to Awarding Body Start Date End Date
Accelerating Software Development and Improving Test Quality using Gamification José Miguel Rojas EPSRC 22/01/2024 13/12/2024
ActiveAI: active learning and selective attention for robust, transparent and efficient AI Mike Mangan EPSRC 01/11/2019 31/10/2024
Adaptive AI-enabled and Context-enhanced Mobile Intelligence for Climate-smart Pest Management to Optimise Sustainable and Resilient Farming Po Yang Innovate UK 01/04/2023 30/09/2024
Advancing Acoustic AI Technology for Low-cost Tuberculosis Screening Ning Ma EPSRC 02/04/2024 31/03/2025
AI-CARE: Prostate Cancer Digital Twin Daniele Tartarini EPSRC 01/04/2024 31/03/2025
AI-enhanced Climate-Smart Fertiliser Management for Sustainable and Resilient Farming Po Yang Innovate UK 01/01/2024 30/06/2026
ASIMOV: AI-as-a-service Xingyi Song Innovate UK 01/01/2024 31/12/2024
ATRIUM: Advancing FronTier Research In the Arts and hUManities Kalina Bontcheva Horizon Europe 01/01/2024 31/12/2027
Based Integration of ASR and MT in Spoken Language Translation Thomas Hain Industrial 01/03/2014 31/12/2025
BOOM: A Digital Twin for Designing Bladder Treatment Informed By Bladder Outlet Obstruction Mechanobiology Paul Watton Government 01/08/2023 31/07/2028
Bootstrap percolation in random graphs Maksim Zhukovskii Royal Society 31/03/2024 30/03/2026
Capacity Building and Computing Technologies for Healthcare: An Application in Transforming Mental Health Research and Services in Vietnam Paul Watton Charity 25/03/2024 24/03/2025
CausalXRL: Causal eXplanations in Reinforcement Learning Eleni Vasilaki EPSRC 01/02/2021 31/07/2024
CAVAA: Counterfactual Assessment and Valuation for Awareness Architecture Tony Prescott Horizon Europe 01/10/2022 30/09/2026
Challenges to Revolutionise Hearing Device Processing Jon Barker EPSRC 01/10/2019 31/10/2025
CITCoM: Casual Inference for Testing of Computational Models Neil Walkinshaw EPSRC 01/01/2021 28/02/2025
Cyclic Reasoning Mechanisms for Interactive Theorem Proving Andrei Popescu Charity 01/08/2021 01/03/2025
Deep learning of articulatory-based representations of dysarthric speech Heidi Christensen Industrial 01/03/2016 31/12/2025
Digital twinning for safety assurance and knowledge exchange James Law EPSRC 01/07/2023 31/07/2024
Distinguishing Common and Proper Nouns Mark Stevenson Industrial 01/03/2011 31/12/2024
Electric Impedance Spectroscopy (EIS) and machine learning-based decision support system for early diagnosis of oral cancer Dawn Walker Charity 01/03/2024 28/02/2027
EnhanceMusic: Machine Learning Challenges to Revolutionise Music Listening for People with Hearing Loss, Jon Barker EPSRC 01/06/2022 30/11/2026
ESPERANTO: Exchanges for SPEech ReseArch aNd TechnOlogies Nikos Aletras EU H2020 01/01/2021 31/12/2025
ExU: AI Models for Examining Multilingual Disinformation Narratives and Understanding their Spread Carolina Scarton EU 01/11/2023 30/05/2025
GraphComCommunication Complexity of Graph Algorithms Sagnik Mukhopadhyay RCUK 01/12/2023 30/11/2026
Home Monitoring of Paediatric Sleep Disordered Breathing with Unobtrusive Sensors Ning Ma MRC 01/05/2024 30/04/2025
Imagining Technologies for Disability Futures Tony Prescott Charity 01/01/2020 31/12/2024
In-Procedure Personalized Atrial Digital Twin to Predict Outcome of Atrial Fibrillation Richard Clayton EPSRC 01/04/2022 31/03/2026
iNavigate: Brain-inspired technologies for intelligent navigation and mobility Tony Prescott EU H2020 01/12/2019 31/05/2025
Interdisciplinary project on COMPutational Assessment of Stroke Survivors (COMPASS) Heidi Christensen Charity 01/02/2020 31/08/2024
Investigating Deep Learning enabled UAV Image Analysis Models for Crop Disease Detection and Monitoring Po Yang RCUK 01/07/2023 30/06/2024
Knowledge Distillation empowered Mobile Intelligence Solution for Sustainable Management of Crop Pests and Soil Health Po Yang Innovate UK 01/02/2024 31/01/2025
Learning Representations of Higher-Order Structures for Networks via Tensor Embedding Haiping Lu Industrial 01/04/2019 31/12/2024
Logical approach to quantum mechanics and contextuality Jonni Virtema DFG 06/09/2021 31/10/2024
Measuring Human Attribution of Awareness to Robots Tony Prescott Charity 01/12/2023 30/11/2025
Modeling Idiomaticity in Human and Artificial Language Processing Aline Villavicencio EPSRC 01/12/2020 30/11/2024
Modeling probabilistic reinforcement learning and variable behaviour in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster Eleni Vasilaki Industrial 01/05/2018 31/12/2024
Modelling Cartilage Chemo-Mechanobiology with Application to Predicting Osteoarthritis Progression and Treatment Paul Watton Royal Society 31/03/2024 30/03/2026
Modelling the link between working memory and language deficits in schizophrenia Aline Villavicencio Charity 01/12/2020 30/09/2024
Quantitative verification of software families based on coalgebraic modal logic and games Harsh Beohar EPSRC 01/12/2022 30/11/2024
Real-time Reservoir Computing on Prosthetic Devices Luca Manneschi Charity 31/03/2023 31/03/2025
RoarQ: Robust and Reliable Quantum Computing Phil McMinn RCUK 03/05/2023 31/03/2026
RoboTest: Systematic Model-Based Testing and Simulation of Mobile Autonomous Robots Rob Hierons EPSRC 01/09/2018 31/08/2024
Safe and secure COncurrent programming for adVancEd aRchiTectures (COVERT) John Derrick EPSRC 01/07/2023 30/11/2026
Security of Digital Twins in Manufacturing John Clark EPSRC 07/10/2021 31/01/2025
SimpliFaiS: Simplification of Failure Scenarios for Machine Learning-enabled Autonomous Systems Donghwan Shin EPSRC 01/01/2024 30/06/2026
SoBigData ++: An Integrated Infrastructures for Social Mining and Big Data Analytics Kalina Bontcheva EU H2020 01/01/2020 31/12/2024
SoBigData PPP: SoBigData RI Preparatory Phase Project Kalina Bontcheva Horizon Europe 01/10/2022 30/09/2025
Social foundations of cryptography Ben Dowling EPSRC 01/10/2023 30/09/2026
Synthesising characteristic formulae and apartness proofs for coalgebras Harsh Beohar Charity 31/03/2023 30/03/2025
TENACITy: Travelling Intelligence Against Crime and Terrorism Vita Lanfranchi Horizon Europe 01/10/2022 30/09/2025
Test FLARE: Test Flakiness Automated Reproduction and Explanation Phil McMinn RCUK 02/10/2023 01/02/2027
Toolkit for Analysing and Visualising Online Violence Against Female Journalists Diana Maynard EPSRC 01/04/2024 31/03/2025
The automated coding of expressed emotion to enhance clinical and epidemiological mental health research in adolescence Heidi Christensen MRC 01/11/2022 31/10/2024
The SofTMech Statistical Emulation and Translation Hub Richard Clayton EPSRC 01/03/2021 28/02/2025
Transforming Parkinson's disease clinical management with integrated digital health
Vita Lanfranchi EPSRC 10/01/2023 30/06/2025
UKRI Centre for Doctoral Training in Speech and Language Technologies and their Applications Thomas Hain UKRI 01/04/2019 30/07/2027
UKRI Trustworthy Autonomous Systems Node in Verifiability Rob Hierons UKRI 01/11/2020 31/10/2024
Using Data Driven Artificial Intelligence to Reveal Pesticide Induced Changes in Pollinator Behaviour Mike Smith BBSRC 14/02/2024 13/08/2025 VERification Assisted by Artificial Intelligence Kalina Bontcheva Horizon Europe 01/09/2022 31/08/2025
VIGILANT: Vital IntelliGence to Investigate ILlegAl DisiNformaTion Carolina Scarton Horizon Europe 01/11/2022 31/10/2025
VIM: towards a Vision based System for Inventory Management with Deep Learning Zhixiang Chen EPSRC 15/01/2024 14/01/2026
VoiceBase Centre Thomas Hain Industrial 01/04/2018 31/03/2026
XAI-PPN: Interpretable AI-enabled Automatic Identification Pipeline for Plant-Parasitic Nematodes in Complex Mixtures Po Yang EPSRC 01/04/2024 31/03/2025

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