The School of Computing Science and Digital Media aims to push the boundaries of theoretical and practical knowledge in Computing, and offer novel thinking on how technology can enrich society and enable businesses to operate at the highest level.
Staff and research students engage in leading-edge research and commercial technology projects. Recent successes include work in areas of cloud computing, computational intelligence, data science and image analysis. Staff's world-class research is often in direct collaboration with industry, including major oil, pharmaceutical, and software companies.
Further areas of particular interest include:
AR and reasoning; text mining; human activity recognition;
Optimisation; information retrieval;
Big Data; Big Data Analytics; security; machine learning;
Image processing vision; data visualisation;
Constraint programming; wireless communication.
Head of School: Prof John McCall