This opportunity is based within Ruminant Population Health group at the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science which conducts cutting-edge research into the health and welfare of UK sheep and cattle and has stakeholder decision making as one of its key research themes.
Number of awards. 1. Start date and duration. 23 September 2019 for 4 years. Overview. Newcastle University is offering a unique studentship opportunity to join an interdisciplinary team with world class reputation in the area of precision and digital farming.
Research area. The focus of this work is to determine the contribution of specific early life management practices towards the development of resilience characteristics in pigs, and the relationship to pig welfare.
Human facial motion capture research is a well-established field with wide applications in digital film making to drive avatars. However, for some productions the driven digital characters may be animal (e.g.