Modelling plant trade networks and their response to plant diseases
Prof A Kleczkowski
Applications accepted all year round
The dispersal of plant diseases is among the most important side effects of a closely integrated global economy. There are many examples of plant diseases that were introduced to the UK and other countries by trade, including Phytophthora ramorum, Dutch elm disease and ash dieback.
PhD Psychology: Computing the Face Syntax of Social Communication (FACESYNTAX)
Dr R Jack, Prof P Schyns
31 May 2019
Aims. This ambitious project aims to mathematically model the human face as an algebraic generator of dynamic social signals and build a psychologically and culturally valid generative model of social face signalling that is transferrable to social robots.