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A-Z of Research Opportunities

Completing a postgraduate research degree at Queen's University offers you the opportunity to develop your research skills and prove yourself as a researcher. During your time here, you will carry out research that has an impact on people across the globe.

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Project name School Funding Subject Status Sort Timestamp
Diameter bounds for irreducible linear groups generated by long root elements
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Sean Eberhard
Supervisor
Dr Sean Eberhard
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Mathematics Closed 2 1708041600
Topics in tensor-triangular geometry
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Scott Balchin
Supervisor
Dr Scott Balchin
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Mathematics Closed 2 1708041600
Sheaf models for equivariant stable homotopy theory
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr David Barnes
Supervisor
Dr David Barnes
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
16 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1708041600
Statistical Advances in Health Economic Modelling
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Felicity Lamrock
Supervisor
Dr Felicity Lamrock
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
20 May 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Mathematics Open 2 1716159600
Positive Extensions
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Ying-Fen Lin
Supervisor
Dr Ying-Fen Lin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
16 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1708041600
Machine learning approaches to detecting software changes for bug localization
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Zhiwei Lin
Supervisor
Dr Zhiwei Lin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
16 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1708041600
Supervisor
Dr Lisa McFetridge
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
16 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Mathematics Closed 2 1708041600
Multi-Scale Modelling of Pollution Levels in Local Communities
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Arran Hodgkinson
Supervisor
Dr Arran Hodgkinson
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Mathematics Closed 2 1708041600
Robust Multivariate Joint Models: Creating an Early Warning System for ICU Patients
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Lisa McFetridge
Supervisor
Dr Lisa McFetridge
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
30 June 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Mathematics Open 2 1719702000
Supervisor
Dr Scott Balchin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
16 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1708041600
Robust Multivariate Joint Models: Creating an Early Warning System for ICU Patients
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Lisa McFetridge
Supervisor
Dr Lisa McFetridge
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
16 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1708041600
Supervisor
Dr Laura Boyle
Funding
Funded
CAST Studentship
Application deadline
16 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Mathematics Closed 2 1708041600
Novel Higher-Dimensional Methods in Cancer Modelling
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Arran Hodgkinson
Supervisor
Dr Arran Hodgkinson
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
16 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1708041600
Mathematical models for cancer invasion
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Anna Zhigun
Supervisor
Dr Anna Zhigun
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
16 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1708041600
Efficient laser wakefield acceleration for high energy applications
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Matthew Streeter
Supervisor
Dr Matthew Streeter
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
The magnetic and thermodynamic properties of small-scale solar magnetic structures
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Professor Mihalis Mathioudakis
Supervisor
Professor Mihalis Mathioudakis
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
9 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Physics Closed 2 1707436800
Solar Feature Recognition with Deep Learning
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Peter Keys
Supervisor
Dr Peter Keys
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
9 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Physics Closed 2 1707436800
Exploring the Solar System's Small Body Reservoirs with Rubin Observatory
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Megan Schwamb
Supervisor
Dr Megan Schwamb
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
9 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Physics Closed 2 1707436800
A Dirac-Rmatrix approach to the determination of opacities
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Professor Connor Ballance
Supervisor
Professor Connor Ballance
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
9 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Physics Closed 2 1707436800
Instrumentation at the forefront of solar physics: sunspot dynamics at the highest resolutions
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Professor David Jess
Supervisor
Professor David Jess
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
9 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Physics Closed 2 1707436800
The Coherent Harmonic Focus - High Harmonic Generation in the Multi-Petawatt Regime
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Professor Brendan Dromey
Supervisor
Professor Brendan Dromey
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Supervisor
Professor Brendan Dromey
Funding
Funded
Collaborative funding with XFEL Hub of STFC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Synthesizing Twisted Light Field for Manipulating Chiral Matter
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Jason Greenwood
Supervisor
Dr Jason Greenwood
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Transport and characterization of advanced, laser-driven ion beams
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Professor Marco Borghesi
Supervisor
Professor Marco Borghesi
Funding
Funded
CAST/Central Laser Facility
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Laser-driven Compton sources for material detection and nuclear photonics
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Professor Gianluca Sarri
Supervisor
Professor Gianluca Sarri
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Computational pump-probe spectroscopy involving X-ray laser fields
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Professor Hugo Van Der Hart
Supervisor
Professor Hugo Van Der Hart
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Line identifications for heavy elements of importance in kilonova modelling
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Professor David Riley
Supervisor
Professor David Riley
Funding
Funded
STFC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Supervisor
Dr Lorenzo Stella
Funding
Funded
Leverhulme Trust
Application deadline
8 March 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1709856000
Automated exploration of off-Hugoniot states of matter at the EU XFEL
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Matthew Streeter
Supervisor
Dr Matthew Streeter
Funding
Funded
XFEL Physical Sciences Hub
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Supervisor
Dr Mark Yeung
Funding
Funded
Collaborative funding with Helmholtz Institute
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Hunting (new) Rabbitts
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Andrew Brown
Supervisor
Dr Andrew Brown
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Supervisor
Dr Amit Kumar
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Supervisor
Dr Amit Kumar
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Molecular Magnetism investigations assisted by Machine Learning
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Solveig Felton
Supervisor
Dr Solveig Felton
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Molecular Magnetism and Machine Learning
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr David Wilkins
Supervisor
Dr David Wilkins
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Twistronics and Novel Functional Interfaces in Ferroelectrics
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Professor Marty Gregg
Supervisor
Professor Marty Gregg
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Microstructural control of thermal transport in oxide materials
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Ray McQuaid
Supervisor
Dr Ray McQuaid
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Electromagnetic Coupling Effects in Thin Film Ferroics
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Professor Marty Gregg
Supervisor
Professor Marty Gregg
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Joule heating in atomic wires
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Tchavdar Todorov
Supervisor
Dr Tchavdar Todorov
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Novel Synthetic Magnetic Structures for All-Optical Magnetic Recording
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Professor Robert Bowman
Supervisor
Professor Robert Bowman
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Supervisor
Dr Gareth Tribello
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Exploring surface-chemistry driven effects in ferroelectrics
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Miryam Arredondo
Supervisor
Dr Miryam Arredondo
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Exploring domain continuity in polycrystalline ferroics
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Miryam Arredondo
Supervisor
Dr Miryam Arredondo
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
“Hard” metals: Looking for alternative material for high temperature applications
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Lorenzo Stella
Supervisor
Dr Lorenzo Stella
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Quantifying Energetic Resources in Quantum Machine Learning: A Comprehensive Analysis
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Gabriele De Chiara
Supervisor
Dr Gabriele De Chiara
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Simulating Linear and Nonlinear Spectroscopies of Aqueous Systems
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr David Wilkins
Supervisor
Dr David Wilkins
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Supervisor
Dr Dermot Green
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Quantum Chaos in Multicharged Positive Ions
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Gleb Gribakin
Supervisor
Dr Gleb Gribakin
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Supervisor
Dr Charlotte Palmer
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
8 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1707350400
Nanocrystals-in-nanofibres as a promising strategy for the delivery of poorly soluble actives
School of Pharmacy | PHD Nanocrystals, nanotechnology, drug delivery, pharmaceutics Dr Alejandro J. Paredes (CAST)
Supervisor
Dr Alejandro J. Paredes (CAST)
Funding
Funded
Department of the Economy (DfE) CAST award
Application deadline
30 April 2024
School of Pharmacy Funded Pharmacy Open 2 1714431600
Functionalised silicone elastomers for drug delivery
School of Pharmacy | PHD drug delivery; silicone elastomers; drug-eluting implants; polydimethylsiloxane Professor Karl Malcolm (CAST)
Supervisor
Professor Karl Malcolm (CAST)
Funding
Funded
Department of the Economy (DfE) CAST award
Application deadline
10 June 2024
School of Pharmacy Funded Pharmacy Open 2 1717974000
Supervisor
Professor Michael Tunney
Funding
Funded
Department of the Economy (DfE) CAST award
Application deadline
30 April 2024
School of Pharmacy Funded Pharmacy Open 2 1714431600
Supervisor
Dr Matthew Wylie.
Funding
Funded
Department of the Economy (DfE) CAST award
Application deadline
30 April 2024
School of Pharmacy Funded Pharmacy Open 2 1714431600
Microneedle delivery of non-ribosomal antimicrobial peptides to treat multidrug-resistant Gram-negative infections
School of Pharmacy | PHD Antibiotics; peptide synthesis; antimicrobial peptides; microneedles; organic synthesis Professor Ryan Donnelly.
Supervisor
Professor Ryan Donnelly.
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Chemical Tools to Tackle Antimicrobial Resistance
School of Pharmacy | PHD Antibiotics; peptide synthesis; chemical probes; organic synthesis; chemical biology Professor Gerd Wagner.
Supervisor
Professor Gerd Wagner.
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
ENERGY - Enhanced Nanoparticles Engineered fRom Gold for multi-modal therapY
School of Pharmacy | PHD Nanomedicine, Cancer, SERS, radiotherapy, photothermal therapy Professor Jonathan Coulter.
Supervisor
Professor Jonathan Coulter.
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
High resolution solid state NMR as a tool for analysis of polymeric controlled release drug delivery systems
School of Pharmacy | PHD Drug delivery, materials science, analytical chemistry, polymers, solid state NMR Professor Karl Malcolm.
Supervisor
Professor Karl Malcolm.
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Cohesive and Ecologically Coherent EU-UK fisheries management after Brexit
School of Law | PHD marine fisheries Brexit Professor Richard Collins
Supervisor
Professor Richard Collins
Funding
Funded
Marine Institute
Application deadline
23 November 2023
School of Law Funded Law Closed 2 1700697600
Efficient RISC-V Chips with future-proof Security
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Post quantum cryptography, Hardware security, High speed applications. Dr Ayesha Khalid
Supervisor
Dr Ayesha Khalid
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
6 October 2023
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1696546800
Sensor-Based Control of Bowed Virtual-Acoustic Instruments
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD bowed string instruments, virtual reality, sensor interface, physical modelling, physical computing Dr Maarten Van Walstijn
Supervisor
Dr Maarten Van Walstijn
Funding
Funded
DFE
Application deadline
6 October 2023
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1696546800
Early warning systems for tropical diseases using Artificial Intelligence
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dengue Fever, Diarrhoea, Tropical diseases, Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Time-series prediction Dr Son Thai Mai
Supervisor
Dr Son Thai Mai
Funding
Funded
DFE
Application deadline
6 October 2023
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1696546800
Predicting User Performance for Enhanced Brain-Computer Interfaces
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Algorithm, Brain-Computer Interface, Data Analysis, Engineering, Machine Learning, Predictive Model Dr Alain Desire Bigirimana
Supervisor
Dr Alain Desire Bigirimana
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Leveraging Advanced Machine Learning Methods for Brain-Computer Interface-Based Upper Limb Neurorehabilitation.
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Brain-Computer Interface, Engineering, Machine Learning, Neurofeedback, Neurorehabilitation Dr Alain Desire Bigirimana
Supervisor
Dr Alain Desire Bigirimana
Funding
Funded
3 years
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Responsible and explainable AI for precision medicine
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Responsible AI, explainable AI, data science, machine learning, healthcare, precision medicine Dr Anna Jurek-Loughrey
Supervisor
Dr Anna Jurek-Loughrey
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Advancing understanding of rare diseases via AI driven methods
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Artificial intelligence, data science, machine learning, healthcare, rare diseases Dr Anna Jurek-Loughrey
Supervisor
Dr Anna Jurek-Loughrey
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Lightweight Post Quantum Cryptography on modern open-source RISC-V processors
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Post quantum cryptography, Hardware security, IoT security, Learning with errors, RISC-V, ISE Dr Ayesha Khalid
Supervisor
Dr Ayesha Khalid
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Secure satellite constellation system
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Trusted Execution Environment, legacy embedded system, hardware-software co-design Dr Arnab Kumar Biswas
Supervisor
Dr Arnab Kumar Biswas
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Remote Healthcare Security
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Computer architecture, security, hardware-software co-design, FPGA, network security Dr Arnab Kumar Biswas
Supervisor
Dr Arnab Kumar Biswas
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Machine learning application development on a secure hardware platform
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Secure hardware platform, machine learning, hardware-software co-design Dr Arnab Kumar Biswas
Supervisor
Dr Arnab Kumar Biswas
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
High performance processor design for artificial intelligence and machine learning
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Computer architecture, hardware-software co-design, FPGA Dr Arnab Kumar Biswas
Supervisor
Dr Arnab Kumar Biswas
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Efficient Computing with Software-Defined Computer Arithmetic
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Computing systems, Computer Arithmetic, Software-Defined Computer Arithmetic. Dr Amir Sabbagh Molahosseini
Supervisor
Dr Amir Sabbagh Molahosseini
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Efficient Machine Learning on Encrypted Data via Low-Level Arithmetic Optimizations
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Homomorphic Encryption, Machine Learning, Computer Arithmetic. Dr Amir Sabbagh Molahosseini
Supervisor
Dr Amir Sabbagh Molahosseini
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Side-channel analysis and countermeasure on Lightweight Post Quantum Cryptographic
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Lightweight Post Quantum Cryptographic, Side-channel analysis, Machine learning, Hardware security Dr Anh-Tuan Hoang
Supervisor
Dr Anh-Tuan Hoang
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Integrated Side-channel analysis in Physical Uncloneable Function
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Side-channel analysis, Integrated side-channel information measurement tools, Machine learning Dr Anh-Tuan Hoang
Supervisor
Dr Anh-Tuan Hoang
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Advanced Beamforming Hardware at Millimeter-waves: Antenna Design Choice & Characterization
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Antenna, antenna array, B5G, beamformer, beamforming, multi-antenna, and mmWave. Dr Muhammad Ali Babar Abbasi
Supervisor
Dr Muhammad Ali Babar Abbasi
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Getting to know your GPT: Investigating the Representation and Retrieval of Semantic Knowledge in Foundation Models of Language
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Large language models, semantics, conceptual knowledge, interpretability, explainability, NLP Dr Barry Devereux
Supervisor
Dr Barry Devereux
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Using AI and High Performance Computing in Marine Engineering
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Artificial Intelligence, High Performance Computing, computational modelling, ocean waves, marine en Dr Charles Gillan
Supervisor
Dr Charles Gillan
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Explainable AI for Hardware Security
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Approximate computing, hardware security, machine learning Dr Chongyan Gu
Supervisor
Dr Chongyan Gu
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Hardware Security for Approximate Computing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Approximate computing, hardware security, intrinsic, IoT Dr Chongyan Gu
Supervisor
Dr Chongyan Gu
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Homomorphic encryption: Approximating and Accelerating Privacy-Preserving computation
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Encryption, privacy, cryptography, hardware design, encrypted data analysis Dr Ciara Rafferty
Supervisor
Dr Ciara Rafferty
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Using Quantum-safe technologies to improve Cyber security
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Cryptography, hardware design, digital signatures, advanced cryptography Dr Ciara Rafferty
Supervisor
Dr Ciara Rafferty
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Digital Twins for Empirical Elasticity between the Edge and Cloud
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Edge and Cloud computing, elasticity, Digital Twins, service deployment, Kubernetes and KubeEdge. Dr Dionysios Athanasopoulos
Supervisor
Dr Dionysios Athanasopoulos
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Chatbot for Dynamic Data-Oriented Serverless Edge Computing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Edge computing, nanoservices, chatbot, serverless computing. Dr Dionysios Athanasopoulos
Supervisor
Dr Dionysios Athanasopoulos
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Tools and techniques for educating educators of developers
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Software Engineering, Software Evolution, Mining of Source Code Repositories, MSR Dr David Cutting
Supervisor
Dr David Cutting
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Software-based approaches for IoT attack mitigation
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Cybersecurity, InfoSec, Internet of Things (IoT), malware, AI, machine learning, assembly, opcode Dr Domhnall Carlin
Supervisor
Dr Domhnall Carlin
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
8 April 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1712530800
Understanding Software Evolution Data (USED)
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Software Engineering, Software Evolution, Mining of Source Code Repositories, MSR Dr David Cutting
Supervisor
Dr David Cutting
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Secure Synchronised Measurements for Smart Grids
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Electrical Power, Power Systems, Cyber Security, Synchrophasors, Synchronised Measurements, IEC 6185 Dr David Laverty
Supervisor
Dr David Laverty
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Fact-checking with a Conscience: Towards Responsible Fake News Detection
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Fake news detection, responsible AI, human-like AI, fairness, ethics Dr Deepak Padmanabhan
Supervisor
Dr Deepak Padmanabhan
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Reconfigurable Antennas for Computational Microwave Imaging
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Computational imaging; Compressive sensing; Coded-aperture, Metacavity Antenna. Dr Okan Yurduseven
Supervisor
Dr Okan Yurduseven
Funding
Funded
DSTL
Application deadline
30 April 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1714431600
Advanced manufacturing of mm-wave lens antennas for future wireless technologies
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Advanced manufacturing, wireless communications, future wireless Dr Dmitry Zelenchuk
Supervisor
Dr Dmitry Zelenchuk
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Intelligent AI electromagnetic environment for communication and sensing within 6G
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Reconfigurable RF hardware, wireless communications, 6G, AI, sensing, future wireless Dr Dmitry Zelenchuk
Supervisor
Dr Dmitry Zelenchuk
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Energy-Scalable Bio-Signal Analysis and Embedded AI for Smart Health Monitoring
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Heath monitoring, Energy-Efficient Systems, Embedded-Systems, Wearables, Artificial-Intelligence Dr Georgios Karakonstantis
Supervisor
Dr Georgios Karakonstantis
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Energy-Scalable AI Architectures for Resource-Constrained Edge Devices
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Energy-Efficiency, Artificial-Intelligence, Neural-Networks, Fault-Prediction, Accelerators Dr Georgios Karakonstantis
Supervisor
Dr Georgios Karakonstantis
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
3D manufacturing of glass microstructures using direct laser writing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD 3D printing, fused silica, functional materials, Micro-nano manufacturing Dr Hamza Shakeel
Supervisor
Dr Hamza Shakeel
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Lin Anderson Foundation PhD Studentship in Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Semiconductor Manufacturing, silicon carbide, MEMS, Inertial sensing Dr Hamza Shakeel
Supervisor
Dr Hamza Shakeel
Funding
Funded
Lin Anderson Foundation
Application deadline
28 April 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1714258800
Transprecise Analytics on Dynamic Graphs
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Graph analytics, transprecision, anytime algorithms Prof Hans Vandierendonck
Supervisor
Prof Hans Vandierendonck
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Online performance optimisation through algorithmic choice
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Prof Hans Vandierendonck
Supervisor
Prof Hans Vandierendonck
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Vitality Quest: Unravelling the Secrets of Super Agers
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Healthy ageing, super agers, machine learning, longitudinal studies, omics data analysis. Prof Hui Wang
Supervisor
Prof Hui Wang
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Multimodal Video Retrieval based on Deep Learning
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Multimodal video retrieval, multimodal representation, multimodal indexing, multimodal ranking Prof Hui Wang
Supervisor
Prof Hui Wang
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Multimodal Document Understanding
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Prof Hui Wang
Supervisor
Prof Hui Wang
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Exploring Security and Privacy Risks of Large Language Models
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Large Language Models, LLM, Security, Privacy, Jailbreaks, Safeguard Evasion, Data Privacy Attacks Dr Ihsen Alouani
Supervisor
Dr Ihsen Alouani
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Bio-Artificial Vision: Building an Artificial Vision System Using Biological Retinal Ganglion Cell Spike Train
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Computer Vision, Bio-inspired Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Neuromorphic Architectures Dr Ihsen Alouani
Supervisor
Dr Ihsen Alouani
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Secure Record Linkage
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Private set intersection, mutable trapdoor PEKS, privacy preserving searching Dr Indranil Ghosh Ray
Supervisor
Dr Indranil Ghosh Ray
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Precomputation Attack Resilient Password based Authentication System Design
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Private set intersection, mutable trapdoor PEKS, privacy preserving searching Dr Indranil Ghosh Ray
Supervisor
Dr Indranil Ghosh Ray
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Self supervised learning for information extraction and anomaly detection in scientific images
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Deep learning, machine learning, self-supervised learning, computer vision, imaging, Prof Iain Styles
Supervisor
Prof Iain Styles
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Learning to engineer drugs
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD machine learning, drug discovery, GPCR, receptor, graph neural network Prof Iain Styles
Supervisor
Prof Iain Styles
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Event-Driven Computer Vision: Algorithms & Programmable Hardware
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Event-driven, computer vision, neuromorphic, embedded systems, programmable hardware. Prof John McAllister
Supervisor
Prof John McAllister
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Evolving Computer Hardware for Machine Learning
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Event-driven, computer vision, neuromorphic, embedded systems, programmable hardware. Prof John McAllister
Supervisor
Prof John McAllister
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Edge Intelligence: AI/ML-based Resource Scheduling for Edge Computing Platforms
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Edge and Cloud Computing, AI, ML, Algorithms, Resource Scheduling Prof Javid Taheri
Supervisor
Prof Javid Taheri
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
AI/ML-based Content Caching for Mobile Edge Computing Platforms
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Edge and Cloud Computing, AI, ML, Algorithms, Content Caching Prof Javid Taheri
Supervisor
Prof Javid Taheri
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
A Secure Networking Platform for IoT Data Streams
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Cyber security, networks, IoT Dr Kieran McLaughlin
Supervisor
Dr Kieran McLaughlin
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Enhancing Chronic Disease Prediction Through AI-Driven Clinical Information Extraction from Electronic Health Records
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Deep learning, healthcare, electronic health records, natural language processing, artificial intell Dr Lu Bai
Supervisor
Dr Lu Bai
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Data and knowledge dual-driven artificial intelligence in remote sensing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Data driven algorithm, domain knowledge, artificial intelligence, remote sensing. Dr Lu Bai
Supervisor
Dr Lu Bai
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Trustworthy and Explainable AI for Autonomous Vehicles (AV)
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Autonomous Systems, Autonomous Vehicles, Trustworthy AI, Explainable AI Prof Mehrdad Dianati
Supervisor
Prof Mehrdad Dianati
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Effective Digital Twin and Trustworthy Artificial Intelligence (AI) Model for Autonomous Vehicle Technology 2.0
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Autonomous Systems, Autonomous Vehicles, Trustworthy AI, Explainable AI Prof Mehrdad Dianati
Supervisor
Prof Mehrdad Dianati
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Responsibility Debt and SE Practice (ResponSE)
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Software engineering, requirements engineering, SE methods and tools Dr Maria Angela Ferrario
Supervisor
Dr Maria Angela Ferrario
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Resilience and Burnout: A Game-Play, Solution-Focused Approach For Software Practitioners
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Software engineering, Human Computer Interaction, teamwork health, play, game-based design Dr Maria Angela Ferrario
Supervisor
Dr Maria Angela Ferrario
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Causal Representation Learning for Decision Support Systems: Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) Management Empowerment via Interventions
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD AI for Social Good, Causal Machine Learning, NCDs Dr Mohammed Hasanuzzaman
Supervisor
Dr Mohammed Hasanuzzaman
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
End-To-End Sign Language Translation into spoken language
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Mohammed Hasanuzzaman
Supervisor
Dr Mohammed Hasanuzzaman
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Beyond diagonal reconfigurable intelligent surfaces
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD RIS, wireless communications, communications signal processing, 6G Prof Michalis Matthaiou
Supervisor
Prof Michalis Matthaiou
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Integrated sensing and communications for massive MIMO
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Massive MIMO, wireless communications, communications signal processing, 6G. Prof Michalis Matthaiou
Supervisor
Prof Michalis Matthaiou
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Space-Time Coding Arrays for THz Communications
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Funding TBC Dr Mohammad Neshat
Supervisor
Dr Mohammad Neshat
Funding
Funded
Funded
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Digital Twins for Human-Robot Collaboration in Remanufacturing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Digital twins, human-robot collaboration, safe interaction, control, reinforcement learning Dr Mien Van
Supervisor
Dr Mien Van
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Resilient Risk-Aware Autonomy for Legged Robots
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Legged robot, quadrupedal robot, robotics control, trustworthy autonomous systems, machine learning Dr Mien Van
Supervisor
Dr Mien Van
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Reachability-driven safe planning in robotics
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD mobile robots, robotic manipulators, planning, control, data-driven algorithms, set-based methods Dr Nikolaos Athanasopoulos
Supervisor
Dr Nikolaos Athanasopoulos
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Resilience and Safety for Cybersecure Industrial Control Systems
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Cybersecurity, control, cyber-physical systems, safety, resilience, Dr Nikolaos Athanasopoulos
Supervisor
Dr Nikolaos Athanasopoulos
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Ultrawideband Antenna Arrays for 5G/6G applications
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Antennas, Antenna Arrays, Ultra wideband antennas, 5G mobile communication, 6G mobile communication Dr Neil Buchanan
Supervisor
Dr Neil Buchanan
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Vulnerability Prioritization & Contextualization
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Security, Vulnerability & Threat Management, Attack Graph, Business Process Dependency, ATT&CK, CVE Dr Oluwafemi Olukoya
Supervisor
Dr Oluwafemi Olukoya
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Approximate Matching Algorithm for Digital Forensics and Threat Hunting
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Approximate matching, Similarity hashing, Fuzzy hashing, Similarity digest algorithm Dr Oluwafemi Olukoya
Supervisor
Dr Oluwafemi Olukoya
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Drone Security Assurance
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Drone Security, UAV, Penetration Testing, Vulnerability Analysis, Threat Modelling, AI, Drone Forens Dr Oluwafemi Olukoya
Supervisor
Dr Oluwafemi Olukoya
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Understanding the Effect of Digital Evolution on Threat Design for Cross-Platform Malware Detection
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Malware, Operating System, Reverse Engineering, Cross-Platform, Ransomware, Deep Learning, CPU archi Dr Oluwafemi Olukoya
Supervisor
Dr Oluwafemi Olukoya
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Antennas for Integrated Communications and Sensing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Antennas, microwave, electromagnetics, imaging, communications, holography. Dr Okan Yurduseven
Supervisor
Dr Okan Yurduseven
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
4D Printed Electromagnetic Structures
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Antennas, microwave, electromagnetics, additive manufacturing, 4D printing, imaging, communications. Dr Okan Yurduseven
Supervisor
Dr Okan Yurduseven
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Understanding Over-Parameterized ML Models
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Machine Learning, Neural Networks, Computational Learning, Complexity, Large-Scale data. Dr Pourya Shamsolmoali
Supervisor
Dr Pourya Shamsolmoali
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Design of safe autonomous heavy equipment
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Autonomous Systems, Graphics Processing Units (GPUs), Collaborative Robotics, Control Dr Pantelis Sopasakis
Supervisor
Dr Pantelis Sopasakis
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Fault tolerant post quantum cryptography systems for satellite communications
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Post quantum cryptography, Hardware security, IoT security, Learning with errors, Space security. Dr Ayesha Khalid
Supervisor
Dr Ayesha Khalid
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
11 June 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Open 2 1718060400
Lightweight Post Quantum Cryptography for IoT Devices
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Post quantum cryptography, Hardware security, High speed applications, IoT security, Dr Ayesha Khalid
Supervisor
Dr Ayesha Khalid
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
11 June 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Open 2 1718060400
Securing Future Quantum Networks
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD post-quantum cryptography, cyber security, advanced cryptography Dr Ciara Rafferty
Supervisor
Dr Ciara Rafferty
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
11 June 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Open 2 1718060400
Spectroscopic Imaging with Quantum Correlated Photons
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Quantum entanglement, Spectroscopy, Imaging, spontaneous parametric down-conversion (SPDC) Dr Mohammad Neshat
Supervisor
Dr Mohammad Neshat
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
11 June 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Open 2 1718060400
Secure Satellite Retrodirective Communications using Post-quantum Cryptography
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Antenna arrays, Phased arrays, Satellite antennas, Steerable antennas, Communication system security Dr Neil Buchanan
Supervisor
Dr Neil Buchanan
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
11 June 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Open 2 1718060400
Analysing physical security vulnerabilities in Hybrid systems with QKD and PQC (Post quantum Cryptography)
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Post quantum cryptography, Quantum Key Distribution, Hardware security, Quantum resistant cryptograp Dr Ayesha Khalid
Supervisor
Dr Ayesha Khalid
Funding
Funded
EPSRC (National Quantum Communications Hub)
Application deadline
10 November 2023
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1699574400
Provision of Dynamic Distribution System Services from Battery Energy Storage
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Distribution System Operation, Power System Services, Battery Energy Storage, Dynamic Power System S Dr Robert Best
Supervisor
Dr Robert Best
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Synchronous Inertia Response from Inverter Connected Energy Sources
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Power System Inertia, Power System Stability, Battery Energy Storage Dr Robert Best
Supervisor
Dr Robert Best
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Developing true gigapixel analysis of whole slide histopathology images using deep learning
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Computer Vision, AI, Deep learning, HPC Dr Richard Gault
Supervisor
Dr Richard Gault
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Supervisor
Dr Reza Rafiee
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Millimeter wave superdirective antenna arrays printed on lightweight, flexible materials.
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Millimetre wave, superdirective antennas, satellite antenna systems, flexible antennas, inkjet print Dr Stylianos Asimonis
Supervisor
Dr Stylianos Asimonis
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Intelligent systems techniques for improving manufacturing competitiveness and sustainability
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Machine Learning, manufacturing informatics, process optimisation, Industry 4.0. Prof Sean McLoone
Supervisor
Prof Sean McLoone
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
AI enabled automated detection and assessment of Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Deep learning, biomedical, image analysis, ROP, automated assessment. Prof Sean McLoone
Supervisor
Prof Sean McLoone
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1709164800
Drought patterns: Analysing drought situation in Mekong River Delta
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Salinity intrusion, Climate Change, Drought, Mekong River Delta, Deep Learning, Machine Learning Dr Son Thai Mai
Supervisor
Dr Son Thai Mai
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Early warning systems for tropical diseases using Artificial Intelligence
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dengue Fever, Diarrhoea, Tropical diseases, Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Time-series prediction, Dr Son Thai Mai
Supervisor
Dr Son Thai Mai
Funding
Funded
Funding TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Space/Terrestrial Comms and Security - jointly with University of Surrey
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Jesus Martinez del Rincon
Supervisor
Dr Jesus Martinez del Rincon
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
30 June 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Open 2 1719702000
Trustworthy AI for Secure Future Open Networks – jointly with University of Surrey
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Jesus Martinez del Rincon
Supervisor
Dr Jesus Martinez del Rincon
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
30 June 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Open 2 1719702000
Secure and Trustworthy Hardware - jointly with University of Surrey
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Jesus Martinez del Rincon
Supervisor
Dr Jesus Martinez del Rincon
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
30 June 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Open 2 1719702000
AI-assisted Physical Layer Security - jointly with University of Surrey
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Jesus Martinez del Rincon
Supervisor
Dr Jesus Martinez del Rincon
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
30 June 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Open 2 1719702000
Security of 6G-enabled Unified Traffic Management (UTM) Systems
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Drone Security, Autonomous Systems, Unified Traffic Management, Authentication and Authorisation Dr Vishal Sharma
Supervisor
Dr Vishal Sharma
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Evaluating adversarial strengths of the AI algorithms
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD AI, Security, Adversarial agents, Intelligent systems, Network security Dr Vishal Sharma
Supervisor
Dr Vishal Sharma
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Quantifying uncertainty for risk assessment in cyber-physical systems
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Cybersecurity, Cyber-Physical Security, Uncertainty, Risk Assessment Dr Vishal Sharma
Supervisor
Dr Vishal Sharma
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Quantum-enhanced auditing of financial services
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Quantum ML, Quantum Sampling, Quantum Verification, Financial Services, Auditing, Randomness Dr Vishal Sharma
Supervisor
Dr Vishal Sharma
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Energy Efficient Accelerator for Autonomous Systems
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Autonomous Systems, Convex Optimization, Approximate Computing, Hardware Accelerator Dr Yun Wu
Supervisor
Dr Yun Wu
Funding
Unfunded
TBC
Application deadline
None specified
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Open 2
Energy Efficient and Trustworthy in Multi-modal Federated Learning
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Federated Learning, Approximate Computing, Neural Network Compression Dr Yun Wu
Supervisor
Dr Yun Wu
Funding
Unfunded
TBC
Application deadline
None specified
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Open 2
Approximate Versatile Tensor Accelerator on Heterogeneous Systems
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Versatile Tensor Accelerator, Artificial Intelligence, Approximate Computing, Design Automation Dr Yun Wu
Supervisor
Dr Yun Wu
Funding
Unfunded
TBC
Application deadline
None specified
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Open 2
Resilient, Real-Time, Approximate AI Accelerators Design
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Versatile Tensor Accelerator, Artificial Intelligence, Approximate Computing, Design Automation Dr Yun Wu
Supervisor
Dr Yun Wu
Funding
Unfunded
TBC
Application deadline
None specified
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Open 2
AI-Assisted Accelerator Design for FPGA technologies
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Artificial Intelligence, Electronic Design Automation, Approximate Computing, Unum Posit Dr Yun Wu
Supervisor
Dr Yun Wu
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Software Engineering for Artificial Intelligence and/or Machine Learning (SE4AI/ML)
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Software Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Design Pattern Dr Zheng Li
Supervisor
Dr Zheng Li
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
IoT-native Software Engineering
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Software Engineering, Internet of Things, “4+1” View Model Dr Zheng Li
Supervisor
Dr Zheng Li
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Big Data Gravity and Friction Management
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Big data analytics, big data management, data gravity, data friction, quantum computing Dr Zheng Li
Supervisor
Dr Zheng Li
Funding
Funded
TBC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Efficient Post-Quantum Cryptography with Software-Defined Number Formats
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Post-Quantum Cryptography, Software-Defined Number Format Dr Amir Sabbagh Molahosseini
Supervisor
Dr Amir Sabbagh Molahosseini
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
11 June 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Open 2 1718060400
Quantum-safe System-on-Chip design for driver monitoring system
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Quantum-safe System-on-Chip, Driver monitoring system, Fully homomorphic encryption, FPGA Dr Arnab Kumar Biswas
Supervisor
Dr Arnab Kumar Biswas
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
11 June 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Open 2 1718060400
Running Large Quantum Circuits on Small Quantum Computers
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Quantum computing Prof John McAllister
Supervisor
Prof John McAllister
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1709164800
Using Computer Vision to monitor water quality by analysing complex particulates
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Computer Vision, Artificial Intelligence Dr Richard Gault
Supervisor
Dr Richard Gault
Funding
Funded
EPSRC CASE Collaborative Studentship
Application deadline
30 April 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1714431600
Optimising Speed, Energy, and Quality of Machine Learning Models with Transprecise Computing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Transprecise computing, distributed machine learning model serving, resource-constrained machine lea Prof Hans Vandierendonck
Supervisor
Prof Hans Vandierendonck
Funding
Funded
DfE through project SWEET (USI 226)
Application deadline
31 May 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Open 2 1717110000
Data and knowledge dual-driven artificial intelligence in remote sensing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Data driven algorithm, domain knowledge, artificial intelligence, remote sensing Dr Anna Jurek-Loughrey
Supervisor
Dr Anna Jurek-Loughrey
Funding
Unfunded
UKRI (Sustain DTP)
Application deadline
25 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1708819200
Multi-Object Visual Tracking (MOT) of Animals in Agriculture
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Computer vision, multi-object tracking, smart agriculture Dr Niall McLaughlin
Supervisor
Dr Niall McLaughlin
Funding
Funded
UKRI (Sustain DTP)
Application deadline
25 February 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1708819200
Physical-Layer Security for 6G Cell-Free Massive MIMO
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD 6G, Cell-Free Massive MIMO, Physical-Layer Security, Signal Processing, Wireless Communications. Dr Hien Quoc Ngo
Supervisor
Dr Hien Quoc Ngo
Funding
Funded
DfE US-Ireland R&D Partnership
Application deadline
24 November 2023
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1700784000
Democracy and Workplace Democracy
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD Work, democracy, workplace democracy, economic democracy, political theory, philosophy Dr Keith Breen
Supervisor
Dr Keith Breen
Funding
Unfunded
unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Unfunded Politics Open 2
Work and Freedom: Ethical and Political Perspectives
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD Work, ethics, freedom, employment, political theory, philosophy. Dr Keith Breen
Supervisor
Dr Keith Breen
Funding
Unfunded
unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Unfunded Politics Open 2
Kenmare Scholarship
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD Any topic and project in the disciplines of History, Anthropology, Politics, or Philosophy Dr Eric Morier-Genoud
Supervisor
Dr Eric Morier-Genoud
Funding
Funded
QUB Foundation
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Funded History Open 2 1718924400
The responsible use of generative AI when working with creative stories of lived experience
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Prof Austen Rainer
Supervisor
Prof Austen Rainer
Funding
Funded
LINAS
Application deadline
31 January 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1706659200
Using stories to evaluate the limits of generative AI and large language models, and to promote the continued value of human-interference
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Prof Austen Rainer
Supervisor
Prof Austen Rainer
Funding
Funded
LINAS
Application deadline
31 January 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1706659200
Responsible Algorithms for Platform Cooperativism
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Deepak Padmanabhan
Supervisor
Dr Deepak Padmanabhan
Funding
Funded
LINAS DTP
Application deadline
31 January 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1706659200
Designing Novel Facial Recognition to Empower and Support People Living with Dementia
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD AI, Computer Vision, Deep Learning, Privacy Dr Richard Gault
Supervisor
Dr Richard Gault
Funding
Funded
LINAS
Application deadline
31 January 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1706659200
Can we have it all? Exploring the trade-offs to achieve trustworthy AI in future networks
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Sandra Scott-Hayward
Supervisor
Dr Sandra Scott-Hayward
Funding
Funded
LINAS
Application deadline
31 January 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1706659200
Security, Privacy and Governance in AI-assisted Unmanned Aerial Surveillance
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Vishal Sharma
Supervisor
Dr Vishal Sharma
Funding
Funded
LINAS
Application deadline
31 January 2024
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1706659200
3D PRINTED FLEXIBLE STRAIN SENSORS FOR HEALTHCARE AND SOFT ROBOTIC APPLICATIONS
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Nanofillers, polymer nanocomposites, 3D printing, flexible strain sensors, soft robotics Dr Oana Istrate
Supervisor
Dr Oana Istrate
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Development and Optimisation of the Demagnetisation Process of End-of-Life Permanent Magnets
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Demagnetisation Permanent magnets Recycling Multiphysics modelling Sustainable materials processing Dr Oana Istrate
Supervisor
Dr Oana Istrate
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Metal 3D Printing for Biodegradable Orthopaedic Implants: Innovations in Magnesium Alloy Applications
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Biodegradable implants, metal 3D printing, additive manufacturing Dr Chi-Wai Chan
Supervisor
Dr Chi-Wai Chan
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Delivering sustainable aviation: Structural modelling of hydrogen-powered aircraft
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Sustainable Aviation, Hydrogen Powered Aircraft, Aircraft Design Dr Damian Quinn
Supervisor
Dr Damian Quinn
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Advanced plasma processing of bio-based materials for potential packaging applications
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Microplasma, nanocomposites, packaging, proteins Dr Dan Sun
Supervisor
Dr Dan Sun
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Mapping and Valorisation of Beef Production Co-Product & Waste Streams
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Beef industry Waste and Co-Product Valorisation Protein Recovery Dr Eoin Cunningham
Supervisor
Dr Eoin Cunningham
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Developing next generation sustainable packaging using computer aided engineering.
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Paper-based packaging Finite element modelling Mechanical behaviour of materials Structural pe Prof G Menary
Supervisor
Prof G Menary
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Digital Twinning for Robotic Manufacturing Systems
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Industry 4.0, Manufacturing Simulation, Production Planning, Advanced automation. Dr Joe Butterfield
Supervisor
Dr Joe Butterfield
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Multiscale diagnostics and modelling of novel high-power lithium-ion batteries
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD lithium-ion battery, niobium oxides, battery characterisation, multi-physics modelling Dr Jie Lin
Supervisor
Dr Jie Lin
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Development of bioresorbable implants for the repair and regeneration of knee joint
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Knee joint, articular cartilage, scaffolds, advanced polymers, computational modelling, optimisation Dr Krishna Manda
Supervisor
Dr Krishna Manda
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2 1718924400
HIGH STRENGTH BEARING ALLOYS BY RECYCLING ZN ALLOYS
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Metal Casting, Materials properties, Alloys, Metallurgy, corrosion Dr Mohammed Asmael
Supervisor
Dr Mohammed Asmael
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Designing for Sustainability – Reducing Waste in Manufacturing
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Engineering design, manufacturing, waste, sustainable manufacturing, net zero. Professor Mark Price
Supervisor
Professor Mark Price
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Rethinking the Design Paradigm with help from Natural Language
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD AI, Large Language Models, ChatGPT, Engineering design, manufacturing, waste, sustainable manufactur Professor Mark Price
Supervisor
Professor Mark Price
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Development of Conformable, Recyclable, Thermoplastic Hydrogen Storage Tanks
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Thermoplastic, hydrogen, design, moulding, recycling, sustainable, manufacturing, simulation Dr Peter Martin
Supervisor
Dr Peter Martin
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2 1718924400
3D PRINTED FLEXIBLE STRAIN SENSORS FOR HEALTHCARE AND SOFT ROBOTIC APPLICATIONS
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Nanofillers, polymer nanocomposites, 3D printing, flexible strain sensors, soft robotics Dr Oana Istrate
Supervisor
Dr Oana Istrate
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Development and Optimisation of the Demagnetisation Process of End-of-Life Permanent Magnets
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Demagnetisation Permanent magnets Recycling Multiphysics modelling Sustainable materials processing Dr Oana Istrate
Supervisor
Dr Oana Istrate
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Metal 3D Printing for Biodegradable Orthopaedic Implants: Innovations in Magnesium Alloy Applications
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Biodegradable implants, metal 3D printing, additive manufacturing Dr Chi-Wai Chan
Supervisor
Dr Chi-Wai Chan
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Delivering sustainable aviation: Structural modelling of hydrogen-powered aircraft
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Sustainable Aviation, Hydrogen Powered Aircraft, Aircraft Design Dr Damian Quinn
Supervisor
Dr Damian Quinn
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Advanced plasma processing of bio-based materials for potential packaging applications
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Microplasma, nanocomposites, packaging, proteins Dr Dan Sun
Supervisor
Dr Dan Sun
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Mapping and Valorisation of Beef Production Co-Product & Waste Streams
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Beef industry Waste and Co-Product Valorisation Protein Recovery Dr Eoin Cunningham
Supervisor
Dr Eoin Cunningham
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Developing next generation sustainable packaging using computer aided engineering.
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Paper-based packaging Finite element modelling Mechanical behaviour of materials Structural pe Prof G Menary
Supervisor
Prof G Menary
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Digital Twinning for Robotic Manufacturing Systems
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Industry 4.0, Manufacturing Simulation, Production Planning, Advanced automation. Dr Joe Butterfield
Supervisor
Dr Joe Butterfield
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Multiscale diagnostics and modelling of novel high-power lithium-ion batteries
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD lithium-ion battery, niobium oxides, battery characterisation, multi-physics modelling Dr. Jie Lin
Supervisor
Dr. Jie Lin
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Development of bioresorbable implants for the repair and regeneration of knee joint
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Knee joint, articular cartilage, scaffolds, advanced polymers, computational modelling, optimisation Dr Krishna Manda
Supervisor
Dr Krishna Manda
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2 1718924400
HIGH STRENGTH BEARING ALLOYS BY RECYCLING ZN ALLOYS
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Metal Casting, Materials properties, Alloys, Metallurgy, corrosion Dr Mohammed Asmael
Supervisor
Dr Mohammed Asmael
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Designing for Sustainability – Reducing Waste in Manufacturing
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Engineering design, manufacturing, waste, sustainable manufacturing, net zero. Professor Mark Price
Supervisor
Professor Mark Price
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Rethinking the Design Paradigm with help from Natural Language
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD AI, Large Language Models, ChatGPT, Engineering design, manufacturing, waste, sustainable manufac Professor Mark Price
Supervisor
Professor Mark Price
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Development of Conformable, Recyclable, Thermoplastic Hydrogen Storage Tanks
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Thermoplastic, hydrogen, design, moulding, recycling, sustainable, manufacturing, simulation Dr Peter Martin
Supervisor
Dr Peter Martin
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
21 June 2024
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2 1718924400
Real-time patient flow management in hospital emergency departments
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Laura Boyle
Supervisor
Dr Laura Boyle
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
30 June 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Mathematics Open 2 1719702000
Supervisor
Dr Hannah Mitchell
Funding
Funded
DfE CAST Studentship
Application deadline
16 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Mathematics Closed 2 1708041600
Photon-Mediated Collective Effects in Quantum Optics
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Hamidreza Siampour Ashkavandi
Supervisor
Dr Hamidreza Siampour Ashkavandi
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
29 February 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Closed 2 1709164800
Statistical analysis of Biological point patterns
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Hannah Mitchell
Supervisor
Dr Hannah Mitchell
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
26 January 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1706227200
Quantum Visualisation with Single Photon Emitters: Theory and Experimentation
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Hamidreza Siampour Ashkavandi
Supervisor
Dr Hamidreza Siampour Ashkavandi
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
30 June 2024
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Open 2 1719702000
(DfE Competition) - Exploring the Lived Experiences of Nursing Home Residents with Parkinson's Disease: A Constructivist Grounded Theory
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Parkinson’s Disease, Care Homes, Older People, Grounded Theory G Mitchell MBE
Supervisor
G Mitchell MBE
Funding
Funded
DfE Competition
Application deadline
10 December 2023
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1702166400
(DfE Competition) - SPIN: a Study of Pre-habilitation In Non-small cell lung cancer
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Exercise oncology, lung cancer, prehabilitation Dr Gillian Prue
Supervisor
Dr Gillian Prue
Funding
Funded
DfE Competition
Application deadline
10 December 2023
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1702166400
Eating Together: Exploring the social eating experiences and family dynamics for patients living with a chronic illness
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Cancer; social eating; survivorship; quality-of-life; sociology of health Dr Mark Dornan
Supervisor
Dr Mark Dornan
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
The influence of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and mental health on young people’s involvement with the criminal justice system.
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Mental Health, Youth Justice, Forensic managed care Dr Mark Linden
Supervisor
Dr Mark Linden
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
DfE Competition - Co-creation of a trauma-informed educational resource for teachers of relationships and sexuality education Northern Ireland
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Sexual and Reproductive Health, Relationships and Sexuality Education, Complex Developmental Trauma, Áine Aventin
Supervisor
Áine Aventin
Funding
Funded
DfE Competition
Application deadline
19 January 2024
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1705622400
(International DfE competition) - Development of a trauma-informed sexual and reproductive health intervention for adolescents in Southern Africa
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Global Health, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Relationships and Sexuality Education, Trauma, Adoles Dr Áine Aventin
Supervisor
Dr Áine Aventin
Funding
Funded
International DfE - competition
Application deadline
2 February 2024
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1706832000
(International DfE competition) - Supporting School Transitions and School Mental Health in the Early Years.
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD School Transitions, School Mental Health Parental Involvement Dr Aideen Gildea
Supervisor
Dr Aideen Gildea
Funding
Funded
International DfE - competition
Application deadline
2 February 2024
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1706832000
(International DfE competition) - Experiences and needs of children who have a parent who has mental illness
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Parental mental illness, children’s experiences and needs, intervention, psycho education, peer supp Dr Anne Grant
Supervisor
Dr Anne Grant
Funding
Funded
International DfE - competition
Application deadline
2 February 2024
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1706832000
(International DfE competition) - The cost-effectiveness of music therapy for children and young people with behavioural and emotional problems
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Children, health economics, cost, music therapy Dr Fiona Lynn
Supervisor
Dr Fiona Lynn
Funding
Funded
International DfE - competition
Application deadline
2 February 2024
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1706832000
DfE Competition - Living Beyond Limits: A Grounded Theory Exploration of Living with Organ Failure in Nursing Homes.
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Gerontology, Nursing Homes, Person-Centred Care, Organ Failure & Grounded Theory Dr G Mitchell MBE
Supervisor
Dr G Mitchell MBE
Funding
Funded
DfE Competition
Application deadline
19 January 2024
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1705622400
CAST DfE - Understanding Supportive Care Needs and Services for Families Affected by Pancreatic: A Mixed Methods Study
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Pancreatic Cancer, Cancer, Carers, Caregivers, Mixed Methods Research Dr Gary Mitchell MBE
Supervisor
Dr Gary Mitchell MBE
Funding
Funded
CAST DfE
Application deadline
19 January 2024
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1705622400
(Internationl DfE competition) - Exercise as a radiosensitiser: improving efficacy and reducing toxicity of radiotherapy treatment in lung cancer
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Exercise, Oncology, Lung Cancer, Radiotherapy Gillian Prue
Supervisor
Gillian Prue
Funding
Funded
International DfE – competition
Application deadline
2 February 2024
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1706832000
(International DfE competition) - Co-Design for online suicide bereavement support
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Postvention Suicide prevention Bereavement Co-production Digital mental wellbeing Dr Karen Galway
Supervisor
Dr Karen Galway
Funding
Funded
International DfE competition
Application deadline
2 February 2024
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1706832000
DfE Competition - Co-designing dance for disabled children and young people
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Dance, Disability, Inclusion, Co-design, Children Dr Karen McConnell
Supervisor
Dr Karen McConnell
Funding
Funded
DfE Competition
Application deadline
19 January 2024
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1705622400
DfE Competition - The lived experiences of healthy women with an uncomplicated pregnancy who have a late term (41 weeks) induction of labour in Northern Ireland.
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Late term, Induction of labour IOL Healthy women and birth people experiences Phenomenology Dr Maria Healy
Supervisor
Dr Maria Healy
Funding
Funded
DfE Competition
Application deadline
19 January 2024
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1705622400
CAST DfE - Adaptation and testing of ‘Brain 101: What is a Concussion?’ for supporting students with concussion in the classroom.
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Concussion, Children, Education, Schools, Intervention Mark Linden
Supervisor
Mark Linden
Funding
Funded
CAST DfE
Application deadline
19 January 2024
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1705622400
(International DfE competition) - Healthcare professionals understanding of paediatric acquired brain injury in low and middle income countries
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Brain Injury, Children, Low and Middle Income Countries Dr Mark Linden, Director of Research
Supervisor
Dr Mark Linden, Director of Research
Funding
Funded
International DfE competition
Application deadline
2 February 2024
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1706832000
(International DfE competition) - Codesigning a community education intervention to reduce cancer related stigma in Vietnam.
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Vietnam, cancer, stigma, interventions Dr Olinda Santin
Supervisor
Dr Olinda Santin
Funding
Funded
International DfE - competition
Application deadline
2 February 2024
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1706832000
Supervisor
Dr Susan Clarke
Funding
Funded
DfE Competition
Application deadline
19 January 2024
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1705622400
QUADRAT DTP: Bronze Age upland settlement dynamics in Ireland and northern Britain: environmental vs. non-environmental drivers
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD climate, archaeological science, GIS, archaeology Dr Dirk Brandherm
Supervisor
Dr Dirk Brandherm
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
1 December 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Archaeology & Palaeoecology Closed 2 1638316800
Torture and its aftermaths in Northern Ireland
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD human geography, political geography social geography; historical geography; politics; criminology; Dr Merav Amir
Supervisor
Dr Merav Amir
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
31 March 2022
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1648681200
QUADRAT DTP: Human-Animal-Environmental Interactions at Late Medieval Religious Foundations in Ulster
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD archaeological science, forensic and archaeological sciences, archaeology Prof Eileen Murphy
Supervisor
Prof Eileen Murphy
Funding
Funded
NERC Quadrat
Application deadline
9 December 2022
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Archaeology & Palaeoecology Closed 2 1670544000
QUADRAT DTP: A Late Glacial and Holocene tephrostratigraphy for Antarctica
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD environmental sciences, geochemistry, geoscience, volcanology Dr Gill Plunkett
Supervisor
Dr Gill Plunkett
Funding
Funded
NERC Quadrat
Application deadline
9 December 2022
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Archaeology & Palaeoecology Closed 2 1670544000
Quadrat DTP CASE: Soils as an effective carbon sink? Rates of carbon sequestration and long-term storage in soils across Northern Ireland
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD ecology, soil science, agricultural geography, physical geography Dr Maarten Blaauw
Supervisor
Dr Maarten Blaauw
Funding
Funded
NERC Quadrat
Application deadline
9 December 2022
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Archaeology & Palaeoecology Closed 2 1670544000
QUADRAT DTP: Source-to-sink dynamics and palaeo-environment reconstruction from a dynamically evolving glacial foreland
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Climatology and Climate Change, Geography, Geology, Geophysics, Environmental Science, Hydrology Dr Alastair Ruffell
Supervisor
Dr Alastair Ruffell
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1585609200
QUADRAT DTP: Landscapes of Production: Exploring the Palaeaoenvironmental Context of Stone Tool Quarrying, Manufacture, Use and Deposition on Neolithic Shetland
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Botany, Plant Science, Climatology, Climate Change, Ecology, Conservation, Environmental Science Dr William Megarry
Supervisor
Dr William Megarry
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
22 January 2020
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1579651200
QUADRAT DTP: The impacts of climate change and extreme weather events on cyanobacteria blooms in lakes
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Climatology and Climate Change, Ecotoxicology and Pollution, Environmental Chemistry Prof Helen Roe
Supervisor
Prof Helen Roe
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
22 January 2020
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1579651200
QUADRAT DTP: Investigation of the growth of molds (fungi and bacteria) in bio-based materials made from agro-waste food
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Agronomy, Soil Science, Bioinformatics, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Hydrology Dr Mohammed Sonebi
Supervisor
Dr Mohammed Sonebi
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
22 January 2020
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1579651200
QUADRAT DTP: Assessing the restoration of UK Carbon sinks using geophysics and microbiology
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Agronomy, Soil Science, Bioinformatics, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Hydrology Dr Rory Doherty
Supervisor
Dr Rory Doherty
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
22 January 2019
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1548115200
QUADRAT: Multidisciplinary Quantification Ecosystem Services to Streams, Provided by Formerly Afforested Blanket Bog.
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Agricultural Sciences, Ecology, Conservation, Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Engineering Dr Raymond Flynn
Supervisor
Dr Raymond Flynn
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
22 January 2020
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1579651200
Human-environment dynamics through the Holocene in the Mourne region, Northern Ireland
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Environmental Science, Environmental geography, geoscience, archaeology, cultural heritage Dr Gill Plunkett
Supervisor
Dr Gill Plunkett
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
30 April 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Archaeology & Palaeoecology Closed 2 1619737200
QUADRAT DTP: Dynamics of carbon capture in Scottish and Irish peatlands over the past centuries
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Botany/Plant Science, Climatology & Climate Change, Ecology & Conservation, Environmental Science, G Dr Maarten Blaauw
Supervisor
Dr Maarten Blaauw
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
18 January 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Archaeology & Palaeoecology Closed 2 1610928000
Decision Support Framework for Reliable and Cost-effective Repowering of Bottom-fixed Offshore Wind Farms
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Marine, Mechanical, structural, offshore Dr Madjid Karimirad
Supervisor
Dr Madjid Karimirad
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
31 March 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1617145200
Supervisor
Professor Marios Soutsos
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
30 June 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1625007600
Urban agroecology: Risks and Benefits
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Environmental Engineering, Pollution, Soil Science, Environmental Geography, Geochemistry Dr Rory Doherty
Supervisor
Dr Rory Doherty
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
30 June 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1625007600
QUADRAT DTP CASE: Modelling the fate of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in the Northwest European Shelf ecosystem with a suite of high-resolution numerical models
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Climatology & Climate Change, Ecotoxicology & Pollution, Environmental Chemistry Dr Kieran O'Driscoll
Supervisor
Dr Kieran O'Driscoll
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
18 January 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1610928000
QUADRAT DTP CASE: Quantifying kelp detrital pathways: what is potentially locked away as Blue Carbon?
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Biochemistry, Biophysics, Botany/Plant Science, Climatology & Climate Change, Ecology & Conservation Dr Louise Kregting
Supervisor
Dr Louise Kregting
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
16 June 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1623798000
QUADRAT DTP: Repurposing fibre reinforced plastic (FRP) composite waste for marine renewable energy
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Climatology & Climate Change, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Marine Biology Dr Madjid Karimirad
Supervisor
Dr Madjid Karimirad
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
16 June 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1623798000
QUADRAT DTP: Development of artificial reefs: design, scientific monitoring, environment impact and management in North/Irish Seas
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Scien Dr Mohammed Sonebi
Supervisor
Dr Mohammed Sonebi
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
16 June 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1623798000
Socio-economic, religious and spatial inequalities in healthy ageing and cognitive health
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Prof Gemma Catney
Supervisor
Prof Gemma Catney
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
9 August 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1628463600
Response of testate amoebae to peatland drain blocking: implications for biomonitoring of peatland restoration efforts
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Environmental Biology, Ecology, Microbiology, Hydrology, Soil Science, Environmental Geography Prof Graeme Swindles
Supervisor
Prof Graeme Swindles
Funding
Funded
QUB DfE
Application deadline
31 May 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1622415600
QUADRAT DTP: Glacial meltwater evolution during the deglaciation of Fennoscandian Ice Sheet
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Environmental Science, Geography, Geology, Geophysics, Hydrology Dr Andrew Newton
Supervisor
Dr Andrew Newton
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
18 January 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1610928000
QUADRAT DTP: Resilience and adaptation of First Nations Communities in Canada to Disappearing Winter Road Infrastructure in a Changing Climate
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Climatology & Climate Change, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Geography, Geology Dr Donal Mullan
Supervisor
Dr Donal Mullan
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
18 January 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1610928000
Neighbourhood inter-ethnic/religious mixing in ‘post-conflict’ Northern Ireland
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Geography, Sociology Prof Gemma Catney
Supervisor
Prof Gemma Catney
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
31 March 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1617145200
QUADRAT DTP: Understanding the spatio-temporal dynamics of global peatland fire
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Botany/Plant Science, Climatology & Climate Change, Ecology & Conservation, Environmental Science, G Prof Graeme Swindles
Supervisor
Prof Graeme Swindles
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
18 January 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1610928000
QUADRAT DTP: Air Quality and Environmental Impact on Human Health
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Climatology & Climate Change, Environmental Science, Environmental Chemistry, Geography Professor Jennifer McKinley
Supervisor
Professor Jennifer McKinley
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
16 June 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1623798000
QUADRAT DTP: Properties of Glacial Tills: Engineering, Environmental and Glaciological Applications
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Geochemistry, Geography, Geology, Geophysics Dr David Hughes
Supervisor
Dr David Hughes
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
16 June 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1623798000
SALine INtrusion in coastal Aquifers (SALINA): Hydrodynamic Assessment and Prediction of Dynamic Response
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Civil & Structural Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geography, Geology Professor Gerard Hamill
Supervisor
Professor Gerard Hamill
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
1 May 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1619823600
Fluid Structure Interactions due to Scouring at Bridges
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Civil & Structural Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Professor Gerard Hamill
Supervisor
Professor Gerard Hamill
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
1 May 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1619823600
QUADRAT DTP CASE: Multi-proxy investigation of the effects of a drying climate on peatlands and human activity
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD climate, environmental geography, geoscience Dr Gill Plunkett
Supervisor
Dr Gill Plunkett
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
1 December 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Archaeology & Palaeoecology Closed 2 1638316800
Radiocarbon dating of single tree-rings – annual precision records of environmental change
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD climate science, environmental geography, physical geography, geoscience, archaeology Dr Maarten Blaauw
Supervisor
Dr Maarten Blaauw
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
29 April 2022
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Archaeology & Palaeoecology Closed 2 1651186800
Population based Structural health monitoring for bridges
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Civil engineering, mechanical and structural engineering, data science, machine learning, dynamics Dr David Hester
Supervisor
Dr David Hester
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
31 March 2022
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1648681200
QUADRAT DTP: Air Quality and Environmental Impact on Human Health
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD data science, pollution, soil science, environmental geography, GIS, physical geography, geochemistr Professor Jennifer McKinley
Supervisor
Professor Jennifer McKinley
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
1 December 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1638316800
Younger Dryas Apocalypse and Archaeological Conspiracism
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Archaeology, climate Dr Maarten Blaauw
Supervisor
Dr Maarten Blaauw
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
31 July 2023
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Archaeology & Palaeoecology Closed 2 1690758000
Population based Structural health monitoring for bridges
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Civil engineering, electrical engineering Dr David Hester
Supervisor
Dr David Hester
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
31 March 2023
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1680217200
Diversity and Inequalities in Ethnicity and Religion in the UK, 2001-2022
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD statistics, diversity, inequality, ethnicity Prof Gemma Catney
Supervisor
Prof Gemma Catney
Funding
Funded
Queen's University and the ONS
Application deadline
14 August 2023
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1691967600
QUADRAT DTP: A Late Glacial and Holocene tephrostratigraphy for Antarctica
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD environmental chemistry, geography, geochemistry, geology Dr Gill Plunkett
Supervisor
Dr Gill Plunkett
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
17 January 2024
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Archaeology & Palaeoecology Closed 2 1705449600
Population based Structural health monitoring for bridges
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD data science, machine learning, mechanical engineering, structural mechanics, civil, electrical Dr David Hester
Supervisor
Dr David Hester
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
31 March 2024
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1711843200
QUADRAT DTP: World cup in the Arctic? Sport adaptation to extreme heat in a warming world
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD environmental, geography, GIS, geoscience, data analysis, meteorology, biology Dr Donal Mullan
Supervisor
Dr Donal Mullan
Funding
Funded
NERC Quadrat
Application deadline
17 January 2024
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1705449600
QUADRAT DTP: Ecohydrological response of tropical peatlands to climate change and human impacts
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Biodiversity, ecology, climate science, hydrology, soil science, economic geography, environmental, Prof Graeme Swindles
Supervisor
Prof Graeme Swindles
Funding
Funded
NERC Quadrat
Application deadline
17 January 2024
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1705449600
QUADRAT DTP: Understanding the controls on cyanobacteria blooms in Northern Ireland lakes: a palaeolimnological perspective
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD environmental, ecology, climate science, pollution, geography, geochemistry, geoscience Prof Helen Roe
Supervisor
Prof Helen Roe
Funding
Funded
NERC Quadrat
Application deadline
17 January 2024
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1705449600