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 Scientific Discovery with Accelerated Computing Paul Richmond EPSRC 01/02/2016 01/10/2021
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 30/09/2021
AirQo Mike Smith Industrial 01/08/2019 31/07/2022
An Open Laboratories Programme for Trustworthy Autonomous Systems Tony Prescott RCUK 01/05/2021 31/03/2022
Automatically mapping and assessing inequalities in public health research Mark Stevenson Charity 01/04/2021 31/12/2021
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
Brains on Board: Neuromorphic Control of Flying Robots James Marshall EPSRC 30/12/2016 29/12/2021
CausalXRL: Causal eXplanations in Reinforcement Learning Aditya Gilra EPSRC 01/02/2021 31/01/2024
Challenges to Revolutionise Hearing Device Processing Jon Barker EPSRC 01/10/2019 30/09/2024
ChatBot: The development of a CHATBOT to support successful transition to adult care of young people with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Kalina Bontcheva NIHR 01/12/2020 31/05/2023
CITCoM: Casual Inference for Testing of Computational Models Neil Walkinshaw EPSRC 01/01/2021 30/06/2024
CognoSpeak UX Heidi Christensen Research England 01/06/2021 28/02/2022
CSI-Cobot: Confident safety integration for Cobots James Law Charity 01/09/2019 31/03/2022
Deep learning of articulatory-based representations of dysarthric speech Heidi Christensen Industrial 01/03/2016 31/12/2021
Design, modelling and analysis for longitudinal population studies involving high-dimensional molecular measurements Mauricio Alvarez-Lopez Charity 01/10/2020 30/09/2023
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
Distance Learning for Robotics and Autonomous Systems Tony Prescott Research England 01/07/2020 30/06/2021
Distinguishing Common and Proper Nouns Mark Stevenson Industrial 01/03/2011 31/12/2021
Ecosystem skills John Clark Research England 01/12/2019 30/06/2021
ELGEuropean Language Grid Kalina Bontcheva EU H2020 01/01/2019 30/06/2022
ESPERANTO: Exchanges for SPEech ReseArch aNd TechnOlogies Loic Barrault EU H2020 01/01/2021 31/12/2024
Farmer-centred Interoperable Mobile-Cloud System: Integrating Data from Farming Activities and Environmental Information for Sustainable Fertiliser Management Po Yang Innovate UK 01/10/2020 30/11/2022
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
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 01/12/2020 30/11/2023
Modeling probabilistic reinforcement learning and variable behaviour in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster Eleni Vasilaki Industrial 01/05/2018 31/12/2022

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 31/07/2021
Open Epidemiology for pandemic modelling: a transparent, traceable, reusable,
open source pipeline for reproducible science
Paul Richmond / Bob Turner STFC 01/01/2021 30/06/2022
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 30/09/2021
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
RE-PRESENT: Automatic Repair of Presentation Failures in Web Applications Phil McMinn EPSRC 01/08/2020 31/03/2022
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
SAI: Social Explainable Artificial Intelligence Nikos Aletras EPSRC 01/02/2021 31/01/2024
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 31/10/2021
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 31/08/2021
TAPAS: Training Network on Automatic Processing of PAthological Speech Heidi Christensen EU H2020 01/11/2017 31/10/2021
The SofTMech Statistical Emulation and Translation Hub Richard Clayton EPSRC 01/03/2021 28/02/2025
Towards long-term mapping and semantic guided robot navigation in changing environments Kevin Sun Royal Sociey 01/10/2020 30/09/2021
Translating digital healthcare to enhance clinical management: evaluating the effect of medication on mobility in people with PD through remote monitoring tools Fabio Ciravegna MRC 01/04/2021 31/03/2022
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 30/04/2024
Uncertainty Quantification in Prospective and Predictive Patient Specific Cardiac Models Richard Clayton EPSRC 01/05/2017 31/10/2021
Verifiably Correct Transactional Memory John Derrick EPSRC 01/10/2018 30/09/2021
VoiceBase Centre Thomas Hain Industrial 01/04/2018 31/03/2022
WeVerifyWider and enhanced Verification for you Kalina Bontcheva EU H2020 01/12/2018 30/11/2021
XAIvsDisinfo: eXplainable AI Methods for Categorisation and Analysis of COVID-19 Vaccine Disinformation and Online Debates Kalina Bontcheva UKRI 16/06/2021 15/12/2022

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