Data Integration & Exploration on Data Lakes
Dr A Freitas, Prof N Paton
Applications accepted all year round
Data Lakes are emerging as data management infrastructures for storing data in various schemata and structural forms.
Machine Learning for Understanding the Political Economy of a Global Coal Phase-Out
Prof J Minx, Prof J Ford, Prof L Berrang-Ford
7 January 2019
A timely phase-out of coal is a necessary condition to achieve the ambitious long-term climate goals of the Paris Agreement (Rockström et al 2017) and a major step towards a more responsible management and use of natural resources and the environment as a whole.
Department of Modern Languages - Out of Our Minds
Background. The Department of Modern Languages at The University of Birmingham invites applications for one funded PhD studentships to commence in February 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.
Information Extraction and Entity Linkage in Historical Crime Records
Prof R Shoemaker, Prof R Gaizauskas
31 January 2019
Applications are invited for the above EPSRC project studentship commencing on 1 October 2019. This project will develop and refine information extraction techniques by working with one of the most intractable, largely unstructured, sources in the humanities, historical newspapers.