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  WRDTP ESRC PhD Studentships 2020/21

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 . WRDTP ESRC PhD STUDENTSHIPS 2020/21.
  3D Electrospinning - shaping the structure of tissue engineering scaffolds
  Research Group: Advanced Materials Engineering
  Dr P Twigg
Applications accepted all year round

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Electrospinning applies a high voltage to a polymer solution to create fine fibres that form non-woven mats. These can be used as scaffolds for tissue engineering, acting as the extracellular matrix and supporting the cells.
  A Model-driven Bayesian Approach for Probabilistic Analysis of Cyber Physical Systems
  Dr S Kabir
Applications accepted all year round

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Modern cyber-physical systems are made more sophisticated and fault-tolerant by including new functionality and capabilities into them.
  Additive manufacturing biodiesel production nanocatalysts
  Research Group: Mechanical and Process Engineering
  Dr P Pimenidou
Applications accepted all year round

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Biodiesel is currently produced by transesterification of oils and fats by using a homogeneous catalyst.
  Ankle moment contribution in everyday tasks: effects of ageing
  Research Group: Medical Engineering
  Dr J Buckley
Applications accepted all year round

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There is a fall on stairs every 90 seconds in the UK, and an estimated 250,000 non-fatal accidents which are serious enough to merit a trip to A&E.
  Climate Change impact and resilient practices/technologies/procedures/design for buildings or infrastructure projects used by construction companies to reach net zero carbon footprint
  Research Group: Centre For Sustainable Environments
  Prof C Oltean-Dumbrava, Mr E Munive Hernandez
Applications accepted all year round

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Climate change is the biggest challenge characterizing our times.
  Co-processing of biomass and fossil fuel as feedstock to the fluid catalytic cracking uni
  Research Group: Mechanical and Process Engineering
  Dr Y John, Dr R Patel, Prof I Mujtaba
Applications accepted all year round

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The simulation model of Fluid Catalytic Cracking (FCC) unit and many other refinery processes maximise the yields of fuels such as gasoline, diesel, propylene and minimise the yields of CO2.
  Cyber Attacks Mitigation: Detecting Malicious Activities in Network Traffic
  Research Group: Communication and Networks
  Dr I Ghafir
Applications accepted all year round

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Cyber attacks have become more widespread and several attacks have made headline news over the past decade, targeting industrial companies and governmental organizations.
  Data-driven and Model-based Design and Computational Analysis of Systems and Synthetic Biology
  Research Group: Applied Computing
  Dr S Konur, Prof M Gheorghe, Dr R Hamed
Applications accepted all year round

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Understanding how biological cells and organisms function is a very challenging task, as biological systems are getting more complex.
  Development and performance improvement of structural concrete using reused aggregate
  Research Group: Centre For Sustainable Environments
  Dr X Dai, Prof D Lam
Applications accepted all year round

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Concrete is one of the most used construction materials in construction practice overall world. Aggregate is the main constituent material for concrete and it affects the concrete properties significantly.
  Development of Computer Vision System for Remote sensing and processing of satellite images
  Research Group: Visual Computing
  Prof R Qahwaji
Applications accepted all year round

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Remote sensing applications require the processing of satellite or drones images to detect regions of interest, and develop a variety of applications such as prediction of natural hazards, tracking of certain events, processing and visualisation of big data sets, etc.
  Development of Efficient Models of Frictionally Induced Vibrations for the Prediction of Automotive Brake Squeal.
  Research Group: Mechanical and Process Engineering
  Dr D Bryant
Applications accepted all year round

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Brake squeal continues to be a problem for vehicle manufacturers, generating noise pollution, customer dissatisfaction and significant warranty claims.
  Development of Ni based nanostructured coating by co-electrodeposition techniques
  Research Group: Mechanical and Process Engineering
  Prof T Khan
Applications accepted all year round

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Composite coatings of pure metals is a common technique to improve the corrosion/oxidation and wear resistant surface properties of steels.
  Edge Intelligence for Safety Assurance of Time Critical Cyber Physical Systems
  Dr S Kabir
Applications accepted all year round

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Cyber-Physical-Systems (CPS) harbor the potential for vast economic and societal impact in domains such as mobility, home automation, energy, agriculture, and delivery of health.
  Geopolymer reinforced concrete structural element
  Research Group: Centre For Sustainable Environments
  Prof A Ashour
Applications accepted all year round

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Geopolymers is an alkali-activated amorphous aluminosilicious cementitious material. Common aluminosilicate material used for producing geopolymer is fly ash and slag, both industrial by products.
  Glioblastoma: A Nanotechnology Approach for Glioblastoma Targeted Therapy
  Research Group: Medical Engineering
  Dr F Sefat, Dr M Najafzadeh
Applications accepted all year round

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Glioblastoma is a type of brain cancer. It’s the most common type of malignant brain tumor among adults and it is usually very aggressive, which means it can grow fast and spread quickly.
  Impact of Sediment Transport and Vegetation to the Reservoir Hydrodynamics within Fluvial Environment
  Dr J Pu
Applications accepted all year round

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Reservoirs and dams are popular control mechanisms for different water resources around the world. However, lately, there have been increasing incidences of reservoir failure linked to sediment transport and vegetation within its environment, that have caused massive financial and social impacts.
  Intelligent Big Data Analytics for Manufacturing and Engineering Applications
  Research Group: Applied Computing
  Dr S Konur, Dr D Thakker, Prof F Campean, Mr E Munive Hernandez
Applications accepted all year round

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Information processing using AI and machine learning is seen as a future growth direction to deal with increasingly large and complex data-sets.
  Machine Learning for Advanced Automotive Analytics
  Research Group: Advanced Automotive Analytics Research Institute
  Prof D Neagu, Prof F Campean
Applications accepted all year round

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The University of Bradford’s Advanced Automotive Analytics (AAA) research laboratory is an interdisciplinary research unit building on research expertise and track record of the Automotive Research Centre and the Artificial Intelligence Research Group, particularly in automotive reliability and systems engineering modelling, big data and machine learning.
  Machine learning for Autonomous and Interconnected Vehicles
  Research Group: Applied Computing
  Dr ARA Abdullatif, Dr S Kabir, Dr I Ghafir
Applications accepted all year round

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Cyber-Physical Mechatronic Systems such as autonomous vehicles, and intelligent transportation rely heavily on machine learning techniques for ever-increasing levels of autonomy.
  Modeling, Simulation and Optimization of Multistage Humidification and Dehumidification Desalination Plant Using Solar Energy
  Research Group: Mechanical and Process Engineering
  Prof I Mujtaba, Dr R Patel
Applications accepted all year round

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Desalination and water management technology is very important in many countries in the world. Also, many countries have a relatively high solar intensity all-round the year.
  Multi-agent systems for plug-and-produce manufacturing control
  Research Group: Applied Computing
  Dr D Scrimieri
Applications accepted all year round

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This project aims to develop novel methods and software tools for the implementation of highly adaptive multi-agent systems for manufacturing control, using plug-and-produce technology.
  Multi-model-based Data Fusion for exoskeleton system with Brain-Computer Interface
  Research Group: Applied Computing
  Dr Q Zhang
Applications accepted all year round

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Wearable health device such as exoskeleton becomes a popular research topic with huge marketing potentials. The wearable health device can be widely for monitoring the health condition or as a tool for rehabilitation engineering.
  Multi-vector Energy Systems Planning and Operation with High Penetration of Renewable Energy Sources
  Research Group: Mechanical and Process Engineering
  Dr G Mokryani
Applications accepted all year round

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The UK has legally-binding targets to reduce its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and increase the use of renewable sources of energy.
  Personalised content exploration engine to support self-management of multiple chronic conditions
  Research Group: Applied Computing
  Dr D Thakker
Applications accepted all year round

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The self-management model in health aims to empower a person to be more active participant in his or her own care [1]. Involving patients actively in their own care is critical for controlling disease management costs associated with monitoring and assessment.
  Phenolic compounds removal from the petroleum industries wastewater
  Research Group: Mechanical and Process Engineering
  Dr P Pimenidou
Applications accepted all year round

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Phenolic compounds (phenols) found in the wastewater of various industries (oil refineries, petrochemicals, ceramic, steel, coal conversion, phenolic, pharmaceuticals) can result in significant health and environmental problems.
  Probabilistic stability analysis and optimisation for smart power systems using stochastic distribution shaping
  Research Group: Applied Computing
  Dr Q Zhang
Applications accepted all year round

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Future power systems will be significantly different from their present states. The main factor we have to consider is the uncertainties.
  Reliability analysis, fault diagnosis and optimization in dynamic small data environment using explainable AI
  Research Group: Applied Computing
  Dr Q Zhang
Applications accepted all year round

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The smart system consists of the man-made machine and the intelligent decision making. Mostly, the machine will be designed with automation purpose and the decision making can be achieved based on big data training and AI technology.
  Reliability Modelling of Complex Autonomous Systems
  Research Group: Advanced Automotive Analytics Research Institute
  Prof F Campean, Prof D Neagu, Dr S Kabir
Applications accepted all year round

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Smart engineered systems that make decisions and take actions autonomously are becoming commonplace in many applications, such as self-driving cars and drones.
  Safety and Optimisation of Autonomous Vehicles
  Research Group: Mechanical and Process Engineering
  Dr JP Li
Applications accepted all year round

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It is increasingly clear that a structured approach using artificial intelligence (AI) components operating within a framework of conventional logic will deliver autonomous vehicles (AVs), which have the potential to benefit the world by increasing traffic efficiency, reducing pollution and eliminating up to 90% of traffic accidents.
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