EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Digital Entertainment
The ESPRC doctoral training Centre for Digital Entertainment (CDE) is seeking candidates of academic excellence to undertake fully-funded research in computer games, animation, visual effects, and other topics in the graphics/vision area.
Studying the populations of nature’s brightest fireworks
Dr C Inserra
18 January 2019
The last ten years have opened up a new parameter space in time-domain astronomy with the surprising discovery of transients defying our understanding of how stars explode.
Deep matter – soils and their power to fight climate change
Dr S Reinsch, Dr A Smith
27 January 2019
Do you care about nature? Do you care about your health and the health of others? - Then you care about SOIL. Soils are crucial components of our world; being the basis for food production, water and nutrients.
Predicting African insect crop pests in real-time
Dr S White, Dr C Cobbold, Dr P Gonzalez-Moreno, Dr S Murphy
18 January 2019
Crop pests are of serious and growing concern throughout Africa, causing significant economic and dietary impacts on humans and livestock.
Large-scale Urban Reconstruction, Classification, and Rendering from Remote Sensor Imagery
Prof C Poullis
Applications accepted all year round
This project addresses the current technological difficulties of rapid and automatic reconstruction of large scale areas and seeks solutions for the development of accurate, robust and scalable methods and systems for processing the big data captured by active and passive sensors in order to produce a realistic virtual representation.