Current Grant Portfolio

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

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Grant Title Awarded to Awarding Body Start Date End Date
A Multimodal Speech and Graphical Interface for Hands-free Data Capture and Querying in MRO Rob Gaizauskas EPSRC / Research England 01/07/2019 31/12/2020
Accelerating Scientific Discovery with Accelerated Computing Paul Richmond EPSRC 01/02/2016 28/02/2021
ActiveAI: active learning and selective attention for robust, transparent and efficient AI Mike Mangan EPSRC 01/11/2019 31/10/2022
AdMaLL: Advanced 3D mapping and long-term localisation with semantics understanding and terrain assessment for robot navigation in GPS-denied environments Kevin Sun UKRI 01/04/2020 31/03/2021
AirQo Mike Smith Industrial 01/08/2019 31/01/2022
Automatic Detection of Online Misinformation Kalina Bontcheva Industrial 01/05/2018 31/12/2020
Based Integration of ASR and MT in Spoken Language Translation Thomas Hain Industrial 01/03/2014 31/12/2021
BERGAMOT: Browser-based Multilingual Translation Lucia Specia EU H2020 01/01/2019 31/12/2021
BRAHMS: Breathing Resistance Assessment via Home Monitoring of Sleep Guy Brown InnovateUK 01/06/2019 30/11/2020
Brains on Board: Neuromorphic Control of Flying Robots James Marshall EPSRC 30/12/2016 29/12/2021
Challenges to Revolutionise Hearing Device Processing Jon Barker EPSRC 01/10/2019 30/09/2024
CSI-Cobot: Confident safety integration for Cobots James Law Charity 01/09/2019 30/06/2021
Deep learning of articulatory-based representations of dysarthric speech Heidi Christensen Industrial 01/03/2016 31/12/2021
Developing a machine learning tool to improve prognostic and treatment response assessment on cardiac MRI data Haiping Lu Charity 01/10/2019 30/04/2022
DiODe: Distributed Algorithms for Optimal Decision-Making James Marshall ERC 01/08/2015 30/11/2020
Distance Learning for Robotics and Autonomous Systems Tony Prescott HEFCE 01/07/2020 31/03/2021
Distinguishing Common and Proper Nouns Mark Stevenson Industrial 01/03/2011 31/12/2021
Ecosystem skills John Clark Research England 01/12/2019 31/03/2021
ELGEuropean Language Grid Kalina Bontcheva EU H2020 01/01/2019 31/12/2021
Flake-It: Search-Based Inducement and Repair of Latent Test Flakiness Phil McMinn Industrial 01/01/2020 30/09/2023
From Stochasticity to Functionality: Probabilistic Computation with Magnetic Nanowires Eleni Vasilaki EPSRC 01/04/2019 31/03/2022
Human Brain Project III Tony Prescott EU H2020 01/04/2020 31/03/2022
Imagining Technologies for Disability Futures Tony Prescott Charity 01/01/2020 31/12/2024
iNavigate: Brain-inspired technologies for intelligent navigation and mobility Tony Prescott EU H2020 01/12/2019 30/11/2023
Information Retrieval Facility Hamish Cunningham Industrial 01/01/2009 31/12/2021
InfoTestSS: Information theory and Test Suite Selection Rob Hierons EPSRC 01/09/2018 31/12/2020
Interdisciplinary project on COMPutational Assessment of Stroke Survivors (COMPASS) Heidi Christensen Charity 01/02/2020 11/02/2023
Learning Representations of Higher-Order Structures for Networks via Tensor Embedding Haiping Lu Industrial 01/04/2019 31/12/2022
MAUDIE: Multimedia Analysis for Unsupervised Dubbing In Entertainment Thomas Hain Innovate UK 01/05/2018 30/04/2021
Mobilise D: Connecting digital mobility assessment to clinical outcomes for regulatory and clinical endorsement Fabio Ciravegna EU H2020 01/04/2019 31/03/2024
Modeling Idiomaticity in Human and Artificial Language Processing Aline Villavicencio EPSRC 01/06/2020 31/05/2023
Modeling probabilistic reinforcement learning and variable behaviour in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster Eleni Vasilaki Industrial 01/05/2018 31/12/2020

Neurocardiac Interaction In Malignant Ventricular Arrhythmias And Sudden Cardiac Death

Richard Clayton Charity 01/07/2017 30/06/2022
NeuTouch: Understanding neural coding of touch as enabling technology for prosthetics and robotics Tony Prescott EU H2020 01/03/2019 28/02/2023
New approach for immediate pain free diagnosis of oral cancers Dawn Walker Industrial 01/01/2020 31/12/2020
Online Abuse towards Public Figures, Government Officials, and Scientists During the COVID-19 Crisis Kalina Boncheva HEFCE 01/07/2020 31/03/2021
Path Analyse Marie-Cruz Villa-Uriol Charity 01/09/2019 30/11/2020
Physically-informed probabilistic modelling of air pollution in Kampala using a low cost sensor network Mauricio Alvarez EPSRC 01/10/2019 30/09/2021
Pitch-In: Promoting the Internet of Things va Collaborations between HEIs & Industry John Clark HEIF 01/04/2018 31/03/2021
PUBLIC: Powering Urban Smart Mobility with Data Analytics Mauricio Alvarez Innovate UK 01/09/2018 30/11/2020
PRIMAGE: PRedictive In-silico Multiscale Analytics to support cancer personalized diaGnosis and prognosis, Empowered by imaging biomarkers Dawn Walker EU H2020 01/12/2018 30/11/2022
RateSetter platform-train interface flow optimisation Paul Richmond Industrial 01/11/2019 17/03/2021
RE-PRESENT: Automatic Repair of Presentation Failures in Web Applications Phil McMinn EPSRC 01/08/2020 31/03/2021
Responsible AI for Inclusive, Democratic Societies: A cross-disciplinary approach to detecting and countering abusive language online Kalina Bontcheva ESRC 01/02/2020 31/01/2023
RISIS 2: European Research Infrastructure for Science, technology and Innovation policy Studies 2 Diana Maynard EU H2020 01/01/2019 31/12/2022
RoboTest: Systematic Model-Based Testing and Simulation of Mobile Autonomous Robots Rob Hierons EPSRC 01/09/2018 31/03/2023
Rosie2 James Law EPSRC 01/04/2020 31/03/2021
SERAS: Skills and Education in Robotics and Autonomous Systems Tony Prescott RCUK 01/03/2020 31/08/2021
SkyEye: Feasibility Study of Vision Based Localisation in
GPS-compromised Environments
Mike Mangan RCUK 01/10/2020 31/03/2021
Smart dREAMS: Using artificial intelligence to enhance the diagnosis of rare skeletal dysplasias in children Vita Lanfranchi MRC 01/12/2019 30/11/2020
SoBigData ++: An Integrated Infrastructures for Social Mining and Big Data Analytics Kalina Bontcheva EU H2020 01/01/2020 31/12/2023
STriTuVaD: In Silico Trial for Tuberculosis Vaccine Development Paul Richmond EU H2020 01/02/2018 31/07/2022
Swarm Awareness James Marshall Government 13/08/2018 12/02/2021
TAPAS: Training Network on Automatic Processing of PAthological Speech Heidi Christensen EU H2020 01/11/2017 31/10/2021
The cortical representation of low-probability stimuli and its neuromorphic implementation Eleni Vasilaki Wellcome Trust 05/09/2016 04/03/2021
UKRI Centre for Doctoral Training in Speech and Language Technologies and their Applications Thomas Hain UKRI 01/04/2019 30/07/2027
Uncertainty Quantification in Prospective and Predictive Patient Specific Cardiac Models Richard Clayton EPSRC 01/05/2017 30/04/2021
Verifiably Correct Transactional Memory John Derrick EPSRC 01/10/2018 30/09/2021
VoiceBase Centre Thomas Hain Industrial 01/04/2018 31/03/2021
WeVerifyWider and enhanced Verification for you Kalina Bontcheva EU H2020 01/12/2018 30/11/2021

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