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  The mathematics behind the smartness of neural networks
  Dr M S Baptista
Applications accepted all year round

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Intelligence is one of the pillars that allows animals to master their environment. Scientific approaches recently proposed have been capable of simulating networked systems that reproduce similar emergent manifestations of behavior as those observed in the brain.
  Application of digital holography for underwater measurements
  Dr T Thevar, Dr S S Aphale
Applications accepted all year round

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Underwater digital holography is a powerful technique to study marine organisms and marine pollution (e.g. micro-plastics), marine evolution, etc.
  Automated Big data analysis
  Dr A Starkey, Dr M N Campbell-Bannerman
Applications accepted all year round

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This project will focus on the task of automating data analysis tasks, particularly for numerical data but the techniques developed could be applied to other domains such as textual data analysis.
  Autonomous learning with Artificial Intelligence
  Dr A Starkey, Dr M N Campbell-Bannerman
Applications accepted all year round

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The ability to learn the sensorimotor maps of unknown environments without supervision is a vital capability of any autonomous agent, be it biological or artificial.
  Internet Transport Methods for 5G mobile networks
  Dr R Secchi, Prof G Fairhurst
Applications accepted all year round

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The Electronics Research Group (ERG) operates as a part of the School of Engineering at the University of Aberdeen and has a recognised research capability in designing new protocols, testing and the evaluation of network performance, especially over challenging Internet paths.
  Process models for Portland cement manufacturing
  Dr M N Campbell-Bannerman, Dr P Kechagiopoulos
Applications accepted all year round

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Cement is the most ubiquitous product after drinking water, with 4.1B tons produced in 2017 alone, enough for half a ton per person per year worldwide.
  Thermally superconducting and superinsulating nanofluids and their use in nanodevices
  Dr M N Campbell-Bannerman, Dr J Derksen
Applications accepted all year round

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Nanotechnology is the forefront of a new industrial revolution. As the scale of new devices shrink, the design bottle-neck becomes getting rid of waste heat.
  Adaptive security threat detection for small footprint computing devices within industrial control systems, intelligent homes, medical devices & smart infrastructure
  Research Group: Cyber Security and Networking Research Group
  Dr A Winckles, Dr M Graham
Applications accepted all year round

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Research Group. Cyber Security and Networking Research Group. (https://www.anglia.ac.uk/science-and-technology/research/our-research-institutes-and-groups/cyber-security-and-networking-research-group).
  Security threat intelligence
  Research Group: Cyber Security and Networking Research Group
  Dr A Winckles, Dr M Graham
Applications accepted all year round

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Research Group. Cyber Security and Networking Research Group. https://www.anglia.ac.uk/science-and-technology/research/our-research-institutes-and-groups/cyber-security-and-networking-research-group.
  Smart City Data Security, Gateways Efficient Routing and IP Capacity
  Research Group: Future Cities Research Network
  Dr S Yousef
Applications accepted all year round

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Research Group. Future Cities Research Network - https://www.anglia.ac.uk/science-and-engineering/research/institutes-and-groups/future-cities.
  Connected Autonomous Vehicles with Cooperative Sensing and Mobile Edge Computing
  Dr J He
Applications accepted all year round

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Connected autonomous vehicles (CAV) is an emerging and promising technology to tackle road safety and pollution problems, but also faces many technical challenges.
  The role of shadows in 3D vision: a computational approach
  Dr A J Schofield
Applications accepted all year round

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Humans generally ignore shadows. We are largely insensitive to them when identifying objects, and we don’t try to pick them up or walk around them.
  AI based approaches for games design and development
  Dr F Tian
Application Deadline: 31 December 2019

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The game environments, storylines, and character behaviours are carefully crafted, requiring graphics artists, storytellers, and software engineers to collaborate.
  PhD Studentship - Large Scale Dynamic SLAM System in Augmented Reality Applications
  Dr W Tang
Application Deadline: 31 October 2019

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Augmented reality (AR) technology integrates our physical world with the virtual world, creating an enhanced environment for users.
  Repurposing an API for oil drilling simulation software
  Dr C gatzidis, Dr W Tang
Application Deadline: 31 October 2019

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This project is to be carried out in collaboration and with the support of a Bournemouth-based company called Drilling Systems (https://www.drillingsystems.com/).
  EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Digital Entertainment

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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.
  Design Guidelines for Musemedia – multiple sensorial media
  Prof G Ghinea, Dr A Money
Applications accepted all year round

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Mulsemedia - multiple sensorial media - makes possible the inclusion of layered sensory stimulation and interaction through multiple sensory channels.
  Investigating the value of using emotionally intelligent artificial conversational agents to carry out assessments in higher education or healthcare.
  Dr A Money, Dr T Koulouri
Applications accepted all year round

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Artificial conversational agents can be embodied (physical robots or digital avatars on a screen) or not embodied (chat-bots or digital assistants).
  Novel machine learning methodologies for human action correction in videos
  Dr C Grosan
Applications accepted all year round

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The goal of this research is to motivate patients with disabilities to get better in a faster, easier and fun way. It will apply artificial intelligence methods to a software that turns traditional physical therapy exercises into interactive applications, including video cogniexergames.
  Combinatorial optimisation, operational research, graph theory, algorithms
  Dr RMR Lewis
Applications accepted all year round

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In this project you will learn about different methods for tackling combinatorial optimisation problems using both exact and approximate (heuristic) algorithms.
  Game Theory; exploring novel reinforcement learning algorithms and/or other techniques from machine learning
  Dr V Knight
Applications accepted all year round

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This project will aim to build on research by exploring novel reinforcement learning algorithms and/or other techniques from machine learning (such as deep learning).
  Edge Computing for Internet of Things (Self-Funded Students Only)
  Research Group: Complex Systems
  Prof O F Rana, Dr C Perera
Applications accepted all year round

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This project has two different research themes. (1) Edge Computing; (2) Data Science. (1) Edge Computing is the notion of performing computation close to the data generation source, by significantly reducing data communication latency and ensuring that private data is maintained closer to the data generation source.
  Internet of Things Infrastructure for Sustainable Wildlife Conservation (Self-Funded Students Only)
  Research Group: Complex Systems
  Prof O F Rana, Dr C Perera
Applications accepted all year round

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This project will investigate the design and development of an end-to-end, distributed, Internet of Things (IoT) infrastructure to support sustainable wildlife conservation.
  Privacy and Security by Design for Internet of Things (Self-Funded Students Only)
  Research Group: Complex Systems
  Prof O F Rana, Dr C Perera
Applications accepted all year round

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The design process for Internet of Things (IoT) applications is more complicated than for desktop, mobile, or web-based platforms.
  Development of novel nanostructures for the next generation of Fuel Cell vehicles
  Dr E Gkanas
Application Deadline: 8 November 2019

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For hydrogen storage applications, Metal Organic Frameworks (MOFs) have been tested due to their high porosity and large surface area (can be used to trap hydrogen molecules).
  Optimising the nanoscale behaviour of novel materials for energy applications
  Dr S Christopoulos
Application Deadline: 15 November 2019

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Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably-qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentship. The preparation of advanced material compositions has led to a wide range of applications.
  Improving Inertial Only Tracking
  Dr J Economou, Dr D Galvao-Wall
Application Deadline: 11 November 2019

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This PhD aims to investigate the fundamental enabling sensing technologies and control/estimation algorithms that underpin the design of a system which allows a tracking improvement.
  PhD in Additive Manufactured Antennas and Arrays for 5G Automotive Communication Technologies
  Dr I L Morrow, Dr A Tsourdos
Applications accepted all year round

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Underpinning future automotive wireless communications equipment will be cost-effective, small form factor, low power (yet high performance) reconfigurable antenna array systems.
  Polarimetric Bistatic Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery for Complex Scatterers
  Dr D Andre, Dr A Balleri
Application Deadline: 1 November 2019

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Radar techniques have previously been developed for monitoring and surveillance of building interiors, but these are applicable only when in close proximity.
  Modelling Gas Turbine Blade Degradation in a High Fidelity Digital Twin
  Dr J Sumner, Dr N Simms
Application Deadline: 2 November 2019

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Sponsored by EPSRC and Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery, this studentship will provide a bursary of up to £18,000 (tax free) plus fees* for four years.
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