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A-Z of Research Opportunities

A research degree offers you the opportunity to develop your research skills and prove yourself as a researcher. Queen’s is committed to the enhancement of research training and teaching and offers postgraduate research opportunities across all fields of study.

This is not an exhaustive list of Postgraduate Research Opportunities. If you cannot find a project you are interested in, please use the Subjects Search tab or the Find A PhD Supervisor tab.

PLEASE NOTE: You must follow the guidance on the Steps to Apply page before you submit an application.

Before you submit an application you must:

  1. Identify your Research Area
  2. Check the requirements
  3. Speak to your supervisor
  4. Finalise your Research Proposal
Failure to follow these steps may result in your application being delayed or unsuccessful.

You might also find it useful to copy in the appropriate Faculty Hub to any emails you are sending to enable them to provide further support should you require it:

Project name School Funding Subject Status Sort Timestamp
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
School of Law Funded Closed 1
Northern Bridge Consortium
Queen's Management School, School of Arts, English and Languages, School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics, School of Law, School of Natural and Built Environment
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
13 January 2021
Queen's Management School, School of Arts, English and Languages, School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics, School of Law, School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Closed 1 1610553600
NINE Northern Ireland and North East of England DTP
Queen's Management School, School of Arts, English and Languages, School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics, School of Law, School of Natural and Built Environment, School of Psychology, School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
22 January 2021
Queen's Management School, School of Arts, English and Languages, School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics, School of Law, School of Natural and Built Environment, School of Psychology, School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work Funded Closed 1 1611331200
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
30 September 2021
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work Funded Open 1 1633003140
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work Funded Closed 1 1625097540
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
28 May 2021
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work Funded Closed 1 1622246340
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
09 July 2021
School of Law Funded Closed 1 1625846400
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
13 May 2021
Funded Closed 1 1620921600
Interdisciplinary Immersive Education Project
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
23 April 2021
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work Funded Closed 1 1619222340
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
12 April 2021
School of Law Funded Closed 1 1618243200
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
23 April 2021
School of Law Funded Closed 1 1619193600
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
11 December 2020
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work Funded Closed 1 1607644800
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
27 November 2020
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work Funded Closed 1 1606478400
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
06 November 2020
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work Funded Closed 1 1604707140
Commonwealth PhD Scholarships
Institute Of Theology, Queen's Management School, School of Arts, English and Languages, School of Biological Sciences, School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics, School of Law, School of Mathematics and Physics, School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, School of Natural and Built Environment, School of Nursing and Midwifery, School of Pharmacy, School of Psychology, School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
20 July 2020
Institute Of Theology, Queen's Management School, School of Arts, English and Languages, School of Biological Sciences, School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics, School of Law, School of Mathematics and Physics, School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, School of Natural and Built Environment, School of Nursing and Midwifery, School of Pharmacy, School of Psychology, School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work Funded Closed 1 1595264400
CITI-GENS MSCA COFUND Doctoral Training Programme
Queen's Management School, School of Arts, English and Languages, School of Biological Sciences, School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics, School of Law, School of Mathematics and Physics, School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, School of Natural and Built Environment, School of Nursing and Midwifery, School of Pharmacy, School of Psychology, School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
10 July 2020
Queen's Management School, School of Arts, English and Languages, School of Biological Sciences, School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics, School of Law, School of Mathematics and Physics, School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, School of Natural and Built Environment, School of Nursing and Midwifery, School of Pharmacy, School of Psychology, School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work Funded Closed 1 1594400400
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
05 June 2020
School of Law Funded Closed 1 1591372800
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
08 March 2020
Funded Closed 1 1583711940
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Photonic Integration & Advanced Data Storage (PIADS)
School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, School of Mathematics and Physics
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Closed 1 1585670400
DAERA Postgraduate Studentships
School of Biological Sciences
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
25 February 2020
School of Biological Sciences Funded Closed 1 1582675140
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
28 January 2020
Funded Closed 1 1580212800
Social Participation and Quality of life in disabled young adults.
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Disability, Young People Dr Mark Linden, Dr Claire Kerr
Supervisor
Dr Mark Linden, Dr Claire Kerr
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
30 June 2021
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2 1625007600
High Performance Graph Processing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Hans Vandierendonck
Supervisor
Dr Hans Vandierendonck
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
CITIGEN DTP: Assessment and Improvement of Software Engineering productivity
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Software Engineering; productivity; personnel economics Dr Vahid Garousi
Supervisor
Dr Vahid Garousi
Funding
Funded
Cofunded Horizon 2020 (EU) and DfE
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1594335600
Precision-Aware Deep Learning
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Hans Vandierendonck
Supervisor
Dr Hans Vandierendonck
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
CITIGEN DTP: Deep Learning with Limited Labelled Data: theory, algorithm and application to medical data
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Yang Hua
Supervisor
Dr Yang Hua
Funding
Funded
Cofunded Horizon 2020 (EU) and DfE
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1594335600
High-Performance Computing, Edge Computing, Aceelerators, Low-power
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Carlos Reano
Supervisor
Dr Carlos Reano
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
CITIGEN DTP: Energy-Conscious and Fault-Resilient Autonomous Industrial Robots via Algorithm-Hardware Co-Design
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Robotics, Industry 4.0, Smart Manufacturing, Control Engineering, Software-Hardware co-Design, Dr Georgios Karakonstantis
Supervisor
Dr Georgios Karakonstantis
Funding
Funded
Cofunded Horizon 2020 (EU) and DfE
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1594335600
CLOSER – a Common Language Of Software Evolution in Repositories
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr David Cutting
Supervisor
Dr David Cutting
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
CITIGENS DTP: Adaptive Acceleration of Neural-Networks in Resource Constrained Edge and Cloud Environments
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Energy-Efficiency, Artificial-Intelligence, Neural-Networks, Accelerators, Heterogeneous Systems Dr Georgios Karakonstantis
Supervisor
Dr Georgios Karakonstantis
Funding
Funded
Cofunded Horizon 2020 (EU) and DfE
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1594335600
A Random Matrix Inference Framework for Big-Data Analytics
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr David Morales
Supervisor
Dr David Morales
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
CITIGEN DTP: Scalable Heart-Rate-Variability Analysis for Individualized Secure Health Monitoring
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Heath monitoring, ECGs, Heart-Rate-Variability, Energy-Efficient Systems Dr Georgios Karakonstantis
Supervisor
Dr Georgios Karakonstantis
Funding
Funded
Cofunded Horizon 2020 (EU) and DfE
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1594335600
Robust Signal Processing Methods for 6G wireless communications
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr David Morales
Supervisor
Dr David Morales
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
CITIGEN DTP: Biologically-plausible Neural Processors
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Artificial Intelligence, Spiking Neural Networks, Data Science, Neuromorphic, Memristo Dr John McAllister
Supervisor
Dr John McAllister
Funding
Funded
Cofunded Horizon 2020 (EU) and DfE
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1594335600
Post Quantum Anonymous Credential
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Jinguang Han
Supervisor
Dr Jinguang Han
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
CITIGEN DTP: Iterative Approximate Analysis of Graph-Structured Data For Precision Medicine
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Knowledge extraction, scalable algorithms, graph processing, biomedical informatics, Cancer, Coronav Hans Vandierendonck
Supervisor
Hans Vandierendonck
Funding
Funded
Cofunded Horizon 2020 (EU) and DfE
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1594335600
Functional Encryption and its Application
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Jinguang Han
Supervisor
Dr Jinguang Han
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
CITIGENS DTP: Fair AI for the Public Sector: Advancing the Technological Frontier
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Fairness, Public Sector, Machine-Learning, Algorithms Dr Deepak Padmanabhan
Supervisor
Dr Deepak Padmanabhan
Funding
Funded
Cofunded Horizon 2020 (EU) and DfE
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1594335600
Model-based testing: Assessing and improving applicability and usefulness in practice
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Vahid Garousi
Supervisor
Dr Vahid Garousi
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Software Testing of AI-based systems
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Vahid Garousi
Supervisor
Dr Vahid Garousi
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Requirements to Microservices
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Des Greer
Supervisor
Dr Des Greer
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Retrieving Credible online documents
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Austen Rainer
Supervisor
Dr Austen Rainer
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Software Evolution Prediction from a Social Networks Perspective
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Des Greer
Supervisor
Dr Des Greer
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Brain Inspired Computing for Autonomous Systems
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr John McAllister
Supervisor
Dr John McAllister
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Attack-resistant intelligent network intrusion pervention systems
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Sandra Scott-Hayward
Supervisor
Dr Sandra Scott-Hayward
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Distributed, collaborative protection against IoT attacks
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Sandra Scott-Hayward
Supervisor
Dr Sandra Scott-Hayward
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Semantic code analysis using program embedding
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Niall McLaughlin
Supervisor
Dr Niall McLaughlin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Unsupervised and Interpretable Learning for Electronic Healthcare Records
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Niall McLaughlin
Supervisor
Dr Niall McLaughlin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584057600
Supervisor
Dr Reza Rafiee
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Quantum Computing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr John McAllister
Supervisor
Dr John McAllister
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Adversarial deep learning for software and malware analysis: deception and countermeasures
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Jesus Martinez Del Rincon
Supervisor
Dr Jesus Martinez Del Rincon
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Deep Pose Estimation and activity recognition in social media videos
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Jesus Martinez Del Rincon
Supervisor
Dr Jesus Martinez Del Rincon
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Software Engineering for Trustworthy AI
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Youcheng Sun
Supervisor
Dr Youcheng Sun
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Quality Assured and Certifiable Software Development for Smart Contracts
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Youcheng Sun
Supervisor
Dr Youcheng Sun
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Story telling from Sensors:From Activities to Stories
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Son T Mai
Supervisor
Dr Son T Mai
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Interactive and Intelligent exploration of big complex data
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Son T Mai
Supervisor
Dr Son T Mai
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584057600
Adaptive Runtime Reconfiguration of Edge Applications
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Blesson Varghese
Supervisor
Dr Blesson Varghese
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Distributed Intelligence in Edge Computing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Blesson Varghese
Supervisor
Dr Blesson Varghese
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Energy Scalable Neural Networks
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Georgios Karakonstantis
Supervisor
Dr Georgios Karakonstantis
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Empirical Elasticity in the Hybrid Cloud
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Dionysios Athanasopoulos
Supervisor
Dr Dionysios Athanasopoulos
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Energy-Efficient and Fault Tolerant Cyber-Physical Systems
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Georgios Karakonstantis
Supervisor
Dr Georgios Karakonstantis
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Meaningful Object Processing in Mind and Machine
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Barry Devereux
Supervisor
Dr Barry Devereux
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Serverless Fog Computing: From Microservices to Nanoservices
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Dionysios Athanasopoulos
Supervisor
Dr Dionysios Athanasopoulos
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Naturalistic Natural Language Processing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Barry Devereux
Supervisor
Dr Barry Devereux
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Predictive Analytics in an ICS by processing streams of physiological data in real-time
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Charles Gillan
Supervisor
Dr Charles Gillan
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Researching the use of machine learning tools in marine engineering to enhance green energy generation
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Charles Gillan
Supervisor
Dr Charles Gillan
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584057600
Artificial Intelligence for Vision Based Navigation
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Professor Neil Robertson
Supervisor
Professor Neil Robertson
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
Fog/Edge Computing (fully funded international studentship)
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Blesson Varghese
Supervisor
Dr Blesson Varghese
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
11 September 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1599778800
Deep Evidential Reasoning for Semantic Vulnerability Analysis
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Paul Miller
Supervisor
Dr Paul Miller
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 July 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Open 2 1596150000
Fog/Edge Computing (one fully funded UK/EU studentship
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Blesson Varghese
Supervisor
Dr Blesson Varghese
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
11 September 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1599778800
Edge or Fog Computing for Next Generation Distributed Systems (One International PhD Studentship)
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Blesson Varghese
Supervisor
Dr Blesson Varghese
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
26 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1614297600
Explaining Neural Network Models for Security Applications
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Niall McLaughlin
Supervisor
Dr Niall McLaughlin
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Open 2 1614470400
Edge or Fog Computing for Next Generation Distributed Systems (UK/EU PhD Studentship
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Blesson Varghese
Supervisor
Dr Blesson Varghese
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
26 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1614297600
Trustworthy and Explainable Learning-Enabled Autonomous Systems
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Youcheng Sun
Supervisor
Dr Youcheng Sun
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1614470400
"The Invisible Man": Testing and Mitigating the Control Incentive of AI
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Youcheng Sun
Supervisor
Dr Youcheng Sun
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
22 March 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Open 2 1616371200
Moving Towards End-to-End Multi-Target Tracking for Animal Welfare
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Niall McLaughlin
Supervisor
Dr Niall McLaughlin
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Open 2 1614470400
EPSRC ICASE with BT: Self-Healing Network against Cyber Attacks
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Sandra Scott-Hayward
Supervisor
Dr Sandra Scott-Hayward
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
None specified
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Open 2
Intelligence for Ultra-Reliable Low-Latency Applications in 6G
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Artificial intelligence, autonomous driving, channel modelling, data analysis,deep learning,wireless Dr Nidhi Simmons
Supervisor
Dr Nidhi Simmons
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
1 July 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Open 2 1625094000
DTP: GPU acceleration of discrete-event simulations of digital twins
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Carlos Reano
Supervisor
Carlos Reano
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Fault-Tolerant Monitoring and Control in Industrial Internet-of-Things
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Hans Vandierendonck
Supervisor
Hans Vandierendonck
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1585609200
DTP:Transprecise computing meets multi-physics simulation: adapting computation to precision requirements
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Hans Vandierendonck
Supervisor
Hans Vandierendonck
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
15 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1584230400
DTP: AI and real-time predictive modelling of manufacturing pipeline state of health
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Roger Woods
Supervisor
Roger Woods
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Resource Allocation and Control co-design in the cloud using the IOT
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Nikolaos Athanasopoulos
Supervisor
Nikolaos Athanasopoulos
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Human-Robot Collaboration in Disassembly for Future Remanufacturing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Mien Van
Supervisor
Mien Van
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Soft Sensing for in-process optimal quality control for remote laser welding processes
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Mien Van
Supervisor
Mien Van
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Dynamic Bayesian Modelling of Disk Drive Manufacturing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Roger Woods
Supervisor
Roger Woods
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Real-time and non-restrictive safety enforcement for robots living in dynamic environments; the factory of the future challenge
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Nikolaos Athanasopoulos
Supervisor
Nikolaos Athanasopoulos
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Personalized Dynamic Learning and Skill Delivery for Industry 4.0
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Nikolaos Athanasopoulos
Supervisor
Nikolaos Athanasopoulos
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Information Centric Networking - A new approach towards Secure and Resilient Industry 4.0 Communications
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Kieran McLaughlin
Supervisor
Kieran McLaughlin
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Precision Location of Tooling Using Wireless Methods
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Vincent Fusco
Supervisor
Vincent Fusco
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Optimising adaptive skill delivery systems for human users and learners in Industry 4.0
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Nikolaos Athanasopoulos
Supervisor
Nikolaos Athanasopoulos
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: ML-Driven Millimetre-wave Industrial Wireless
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Simon Cotton
Supervisor
Simon Cotton
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Embedding intentions in robot motion patterns: capitalizing on human perceptual skills
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Sean McLoone
Supervisor
Sean McLoone
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Deep learning-enabled video -based motion tracking for human-robot interaction in assembly tasks
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Sean McLoone
Supervisor
Sean McLoone
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Embedded systems security using Approximate Computing for Industry 4.0
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Maire O'Neill
Supervisor
Maire O'Neill
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Hardware-based authentication for Industrial IoT
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Maire O'Neill
Supervisor
Maire O'Neill
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Making STRIDES in Cyber Physical System Security: Improving Threat Analysis for Industry 4.0
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Kieran McLaughlin
Supervisor
Kieran McLaughlin
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Semi-supervised learning for advanced manufacturing applications
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Professor Sean McLoone
Supervisor
Professor Sean McLoone
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTP: Condition-based maintenance using hidden semi-Markov models
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Professor Sean McLoone
Supervisor
Professor Sean McLoone
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
DTPSCIDM: Deep learning with limited labelled data: theory, algorithm and application to advanced manufacturing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Deep learning, representative learning, learning with limited labelled data, advanced manufacturing Dr Yang Hua
Supervisor
Dr Yang Hua
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Precision Location of Tooling Using Wireless Methods
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Antennas, machining, wireless, antenna arrays, wireless sensor network, Muhammad Ali Babar Abbasi
Supervisor
Muhammad Ali Babar Abbasi
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Secure Networks for Industry 4.0 and Industrial IoT
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Network security Cyber Security IoT Industrial IoT Dr Kieran McLaughlin
Supervisor
Dr Kieran McLaughlin
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Digital-Twin based In-Process Quality Control for Robotic Machining
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD In-process quality monitoring Signal processing, Machine learning machining digital-twin robotics Mien Van
Supervisor
Mien Van
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Finite element modelling for medium frequency power electronics design and packaging
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Power electronics, Finite element modelling, Medium frequency transformer, Packaging. Dr Ahmad Elkateb
Supervisor
Dr Ahmad Elkateb
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Fault-Free Digital Twins in Manufacturing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Digital Twin, Computation models, Resource allocation, high-performance computing, Industry 4.0 Hans Vandierendonck
Supervisor
Hans Vandierendonck
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Biohaviour: Secure Connected Manufacturing - Integrating Design and Cloud based Distributed Manufacturing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Manufacturing, Design, 3D-Printing, Cloud, CAD Dr Peter Kilpatrick
Supervisor
Dr Peter Kilpatrick
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Attacking is the best defence: Adversarial deep learning for Data Security Applications
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Deep Learning, Secure Connected Intelligence, Adversarial Learning, Cybersecurity Dr Jesus Martinez del Rincon
Supervisor
Dr Jesus Martinez del Rincon
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Modernising legacy software using microservices for the digital industrial economy of tomorrow (MoLeS-micro)
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Software Engineering / Modernisation / Architecture Industrial Software Refactoring Microservices Dr David Cutting
Supervisor
Dr David Cutting
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: A virtual reality platform for safe testing of human-robot interactions
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Human-robot interaction, virtual reality, robot safety, manufacturing, Industry 4.0 Prof Karen Rafferty
Supervisor
Prof Karen Rafferty
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: 3D fabrication of functional fused silica structures for augmented reality and next generation high velocity vehicles
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD 3D glass fabrication, optical elements, sensors, inertial sensors, precision manufacturing Dr Hamza Shakeel
Supervisor
Dr Hamza Shakeel
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Massively parallelisable model predictive control for safe collaborative robots and autonomous vehicles
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Autonomous Systems, Graphics Processing Units (GPU's), Collaborative Robotics, Control, Numerical Dr Pantelis Sopasakis
Supervisor
Dr Pantelis Sopasakis
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Electronic skins for robotics and sensing applications
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Sensors, artificial robot skin, e-skin, robot skin interactions, wireless sensor networks Dr Oleksandr Malyuskin
Supervisor
Dr Oleksandr Malyuskin
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Energy Autonomous IoT Devices for Wireless Sensing Applications
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Energy Harvesting, RF/Wireless Power Transfer, Ambient Backscatter, Microwave Engineering, High Freq Dr Stylianos Assimonis
Supervisor
Dr Stylianos Assimonis
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
Machine Learning for Cost-Efficient Reaction Yield Prediction in Chemistry
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr ThaiSon Mai
Supervisor
Dr ThaiSon Mai
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Bio-inspired Computing for Autonomous Systems
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Autonomous systems; neural networks; custom computing; artificial intelligence; machine learning Dr John McAllister
Supervisor
Dr John McAllister
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: 6G Radio Access Technologies (RAT) with Machine Learning
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD 6G, Artificial Intelligence (AI), future networks, low-latency, machine learning (ML), RAT, Ultra Trung Duong
Supervisor
Trung Duong
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Hardware-based authentication for Industrial IoT
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Security, machine learning, Internet of Things, authentication Dr Chongyan Gu
Supervisor
Dr Chongyan Gu
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Intelligent Countermeasure for Protecting UAVs Against GPS Spoofing Attack
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Wireless communications UAV communications Cybersecurity Machine Learning Dr David Morales
Supervisor
Dr David Morales
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Embedded systems security using Approximate Computing for Industry 4.0
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Security, approximate computing, machine learning, Industry 4.0 Maire O'Neill
Supervisor
Maire O'Neill
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Advanced manufacturing of mm-wave lens antennas for future wireless technologies
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD wireless networks, antenna, advanced manufacturing, 3d printing Dmitry Zelenchuk
Supervisor
Dmitry Zelenchuk
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: GPU-accelerated Poultry Bone Fragment Detection at the Edge
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Poultry meat industry, food safety, inline, bone detection, Artificial Intelligence algorithms, GPU Carlos Reano
Supervisor
Carlos Reano
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Software Defined Networks for Secure Connected Energy Monitoring and Real-Time Control in Manufacturing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Softtware, Energy, Control, Manufacturing Dr David Laverty
Supervisor
Dr David Laverty
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Deep Learning approaches to high dimensional image compression in digital pathology
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Deep learning, unsupervised learning, computer vision, Digital Histopathology, image compression Dr Richard Gault
Supervisor
Dr Richard Gault
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Computer Science Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: Energy-Conscious and Resilient Autonomous Industrial Robots via Algorithm-Hardware Co-Design
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Robotics, Industry 4.0, Smart Manufacturing, Control Engineering, Software-Hardware co-Design, Fault Nikolaos Athanasopoulos
Supervisor
Nikolaos Athanasopoulos
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
DTPSCIDM: High Value Design via personalised dynamic learning and skill delivery for industry 4.0
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Skill acquisition, skill delivery, Learning, systems theory, control-theoretic methods Nikolaos Athanasopoulos
Supervisor
Nikolaos Athanasopoulos
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
Self-steered antennas for wireless power transfer
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Neil Buchanan
Supervisor
Dr Neil Buchanan
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
CITGEN DTP: Finite element modelling for resonant power converter design and packaging
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Finite element modelling, power converter, packaging. Dr Ahmad Elkateb
Supervisor
Dr Ahmad Elkateb
Funding
Funded
Cofunded Horizon 2020 (EU) and DfE
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1594335600
Design and Analysis of Dual Axis MEMS Micro-mirrors for LiDAR System
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Hamza Shakeel
Supervisor
Dr Hamza Shakeel
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
CITIGEN DTP: UNlocking thE PoTential of THz Communications for FUture CoNnected SociEties (NEPTUNE)
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Wireless communications; 6G networks; THz communications; information theory; advanced signal proces Dr Michalis Matthaiou
Supervisor
Dr Michalis Matthaiou
Funding
Funded
Cofunded Horizon 2020(EU) and DfE
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1594335600
A Self-Calibrating Internet of Things (IOT) based Pollution Monitoring Sensor Network
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Hamza Shakeel
Supervisor
Dr Hamza Shakeel
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
CITIGEN DTP: Data-driven risk-averse control of offshore floating wind turbines with embedded GPUs
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD High-performance computing, Floating offshore wind turbines, Data-driven control Dr Pantelis Sopasakis
Supervisor
Dr Pantelis Sopasakis
Funding
Funded
Cofunded Horizon 2020 (EU) and DfE
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1594335600
Deep learning for automated visual inspection of carpet defects
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Professor Sean McLoone
Supervisor
Professor Sean McLoone
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
CITIGEN DTP: Deep learning enhanced inference of human motor intentions for human-robot collaboration
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Machine learning, movement control, decoding intentions, biological motion Professor Sean McLoone
Supervisor
Professor Sean McLoone
Funding
Funded
Cofunded Horizon 2020 (EU) and DfE
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1594335600
Intelligent systems techniques for improving manufacturing competiveness
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Professor Sean McLoone
Supervisor
Professor Sean McLoone
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1585609200
Information Centric Networking: A New Approach to Securing Critical Infrastructure
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Kieran McLaughlin
Supervisor
Dr Kieran McLaughlin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Making STRIDES in Cyber Physical System Security: Improving Threat Analysis
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Kieran McLaughlin
Supervisor
Dr Kieran McLaughlin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Novel RF/Microwave Transceivers for RFID and Healthcare
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Neil Buchanan
Supervisor
Dr Neil Buchanan
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Battery Energy Storage to Enhance Thermal Power Plant Flexibility
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Robert Best
Supervisor
Dr Robert Best
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Provision of Distribution System Services from Battery Energy Storage
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Robert Best
Supervisor
Dr Robert Best
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Secure Measurement and Control Information Systems for Smart Grids
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr David Laverty
Supervisor
Dr David Laverty
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Cloud Based Electrical Utility Infrastructure Montitoring and Analysis
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr David Laverty
Supervisor
Dr David Laverty
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Clouds' Effect on Solar Power Generation
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Xueqin Liu
Supervisor
Dr Xueqin Liu
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Investing Security Vulnerablilities of Approximate Computing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Chongyan Gu
Supervisor
Dr Chongyan Gu
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Secure IoT devices Using Digital Fingerprint
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Chongyan Gu
Supervisor
Dr Chongyan Gu
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Robotic Vision and Tactile Sensing for Wire-Terminal Insertion Tasks
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Mien Van
Supervisor
Dr Mien Van
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Impedance Control with Human Intent Estimation for Human-Robot Collaboration
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Mien Van
Supervisor
Dr Mien Van
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Super-directive antenna arrays for future wireless systems
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Michalis Matthaiou
Supervisor
Dr Michalis Matthaiou
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Massive MIMO at THz communications
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Michalis Matthaiou
Supervisor
Dr Michalis Matthaiou
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Ambient Backscatter and Energy Autonomous Wireless Sensing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Stylianos Assimonis
Supervisor
Dr Stylianos Assimonis
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Energy Harvesting and Wireless Power Transfer
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Stylianos Assimonis
Supervisor
Dr Stylianos Assimonis
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Multi-Element Resonant Converter for Enhanced Wireless Power Transfer for On-board EV Chargers
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Ahmad Elkateb
Supervisor
Dr Ahmad Elkateb
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Wireless Power Transfer System for Electric Vehicles Charging
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Ahmad Elkateb
Supervisor
Dr Ahmad Elkateb
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Nonlinear model predictive control for safe proactive collaborative robots
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Pantelis Sopasakis
Supervisor
Dr Pantelis Sopasakis
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Risk-averse predictive control for autonomous vehicles
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Pantelis Sopasakis
Supervisor
Dr Pantelis Sopasakis
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Practical and Post-Quantum IoT Security
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Ciara Rafferty
Supervisor
Dr Ciara Rafferty
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Practical Privacy-preserving homomorphic analytics
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Ciara Rafferty
Supervisor
Dr Ciara Rafferty
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
User-Centric Cell-Free Massive MIMO for Ultra-Dense Networks
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Hien Quoc Ngo
Supervisor
Dr Hien Quoc Ngo
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Massive MIMO in Machine-Type Communications
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Hien Quoc Ngo
Supervisor
Dr Hien Quoc Ngo
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
A Random Matrix Inference Framework for Big-Data Analytics
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr David Morales
Supervisor
Dr David Morales
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Robust Signal Processing Methods for 6G wireless communications
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr David Morales
Supervisor
Dr David Morales
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
UK Quantum Communications Hub PhD Students on Practical Post Quantum Cryptography
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Professor Maire O'Neill
Supervisor
Professor Maire O'Neill
Funding
Funded
EPSRC funded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Smart Manufactured Nanostructured Plasmonic arrays for biosensing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr David McNeill
Supervisor
Dr David McNeill
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
13 March 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Unfunded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1584057600
Opto-electronics based gas sensors for detecting volatile organic compounds
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Hamza Shakeel
Supervisor
Dr Hamza Shakeel
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 August 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1598828400
BotDozer: GPU-accelerated model predictive control for autonomous heavy equipment
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Autonomous vehicles, Numerical optimisation, Model predictive control, GPUs, heavy equipment Dr Pantelis Sopasakis
Supervisor
Dr Pantelis Sopasakis
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
30 April 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Open 2 1619737200
Antenna Characterization for Advanced Beamforming Hardware at Millimeter-waves
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Muhammad Ali Babar Abbasi
Supervisor
Muhammad Ali Babar Abbasi
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
22 March 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Open 2 1616371200
Energy Autonomous IoT devices for Wireless Sensing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Stylianos Assimonis
Supervisor
Dr Stylianos Assimonis
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
Super-directive electically small antennas in compact massive MIMO systems
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Stylianos Assimonis
Supervisor
Dr Stylianos Assimonis
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
Intelligent reflecting surfaces (IRS) for smart radio environments
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Stylianos Assimonis
Supervisor
Dr Stylianos Assimonis
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
RF Energy Harvesting for IoT devices using metamaterials
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Stylianos Assimonis
Supervisor
Dr Stylianos Assimonis
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
Physical Human-Robot Collaboration Using Visual and Force Sensing
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Mien Van
Supervisor
Mien Van
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1614470400
Learning-based Safety Critical Control for Trustworthy Autonomous Systems
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Mien Van
Supervisor
Mien Van
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
22 March 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Open 2 1616371200
Self-Healing Network against Cyber Attacks (EPSRC ICASE with BT)
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Sandra Scott-Hayward
Supervisor
Dr Sandra Scott-Hayward
Funding
Funded
EPSRC Industrial CASE award
Application deadline
11 January 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Open 2 1610323200
EPSRC iCASE: Optimisation of Future Cellular Networks
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD experimentation, data analysis, modelling, AI/machine learning, wireless communications Simon Cotton
Supervisor
Simon Cotton
Funding
Funded
funded by the EPRSC and BT through an ICASE award
Application deadline
11 June 2021
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Open 2 1623366000
Tackling Productivity Questions: A Long-Run Perspective
Queen's Management School | PHD Advanced manufacturing, productivity, technology, innovation, monetary policy, institutions Dr Philip T. Fliers
Supervisor
Dr Philip T. Fliers
Funding
Funded
Marie Curie COFUND - DTP
Application deadline
10 July 2020
Queen's Management School Funded Finance Closed 2 1594335600
Tackling Productivity Questions: A Long-Run Perspective
Queen's Management School | PHD Advanced manufacturing, productivity, technology, innovation, monetary policy, institutions Professor John D. Turner
Supervisor
Professor John D. Turner
Funding
Funded
Marie Curie COFUND - DTP
Application deadline
10 July 2020
Queen's Management School Funded Finance Closed 2 1594335600
Environmental Regulations and Green Data Science
Queen's Management School | PHD Sustainable finance, environmental policies, green data science Dr Theodor Cojoianu
Supervisor
Dr Theodor Cojoianu
Funding
Funded
Queen’s Management School
Application deadline
4 June 2021
Queen's Management School Funded Finance Open 2 1622761200
Gender and the Politics of Shame, an Illuminate Fellowship at the School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy, and Politics
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD Politics, gender, sexualities, feminism, shame, affect, emotion Dr Clara Fischer
Supervisor
Dr Clara Fischer
Funding
Funded
Department of the Economy
Application deadline
31 March 2021
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Funded Politics Closed 2 1617145200
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
Communities in Transition
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD Community Transition Participation Violence Paramilitary Criminality Resilience Professor Dominic Bryan
Supervisor
Professor Dominic Bryan
Funding
Unfunded
The Executive Office NI.
Application deadline
None specified
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Unfunded Anthropological Studies Open 2
Energy Citizens Before Energy Citizenship:
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD Energy, global climate change, Dr Hiroki Shin
Supervisor
Dr Hiroki Shin
Funding
Funded
Department of the Economy (DfE)
Application deadline
30 September 2021
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Funded History Open 2 1632956400
Leverhulme Trust: Real-time Signal Processing Algorithms for Computational Millimetre-wave Radars
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Okan Yurduseven
Supervisor
Dr Okan Yurduseven
Funding
Funded
Leverhulme Trust
Application deadline
18 September 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1600383600
Leverhulme Trust: Compressive Millimetre-wave Antennas for Computational Security-Screening Radars
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Dr Okan Yurduseven
Supervisor
Dr Okan Yurduseven
Funding
Funded
Leverhulme Trust
Application deadline
18 December 2020
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Closed 2 1608249600
Using Machine Learning to Predict Cardiovascular Disease for use in a Decision Model
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Felicity Lamrock
Supervisor
Dr Felicity Lamrock
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Mathematics Closed 2 1614470400
A Robust Approach to Multivariate Joint Modelling
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Lisa McFetridge
Supervisor
Dr Lisa McFetridge
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1614470400
Robust Joint Modelling: Extensions in Time-Varying Outlier Impacts
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Lisa McFetridge
Supervisor
Dr Lisa McFetridge
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1614470400
Mathematical models for cancer invasion
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Anna Zhigun
Supervisor
Dr Anna Zhigun
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1614470400
Supervisor
Dr Felicity Lamrock
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Mathematics Closed 2 1614470400
Low discrepancy sequences generated from permutation polynomials
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Florian Pausinger
Supervisor
Dr Florian Pausinger
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1614470400
Delayed feedback mechanisms
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Gabor Kiss
Supervisor
Dr Gabor Kiss
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1614470400
Statistical analysis of Biological point patterns
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Hannah Mitchell
Supervisor
Dr Hannah Mitchell
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1614470400
Condition-based maintenance using hidden semi-Markov models
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Hannah Mitchell
Supervisor
Dr Hannah Mitchell
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1614470400
Strongly damped systems
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Petr Siegl
Supervisor
Dr Petr Siegl
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1614470400
A framework for an effective traffic congestion management in road networks
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Salissou Moutari
Supervisor
Dr Salissou Moutari
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1614470400
Graded rings and toric methods in algebra
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Thomas Huettemann
Supervisor
Dr Thomas Huettemann
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1614470400
Knowledge graph enrichment
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Zhiwei Lin
Supervisor
Dr Zhiwei Lin
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
25 March 2021
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Mathematics Closed 2 1616630400
Sheaf models for equivariant stable homotopy theory
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr David Barnes
Supervisor
Dr David Barnes
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2021
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1614470400
Using data analytics to maximise the benefits of adopting remote care technologies in the provision of care
Queen's Management School | PHD Health, Healthcare, Demand, Health System, Hospital, Analytics, Data Analytics, Business Analytics, Dr Sara Melo
Supervisor
Dr Sara Melo
Funding
Funded
Department for the Economy
Application deadline
2 November 2020
Queen's Management School Funded Management Open 2 1604275200
A mixed methods study to determine the key reasons for individuals with dementia attending the Emergency Department, and recommendations for a best practice approach
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Dementia; nursing home; care home; emergency department; GPs; Out of hours; dementia carers; inappro Dr Gillian Carter
Supervisor
Dr Gillian Carter
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
Suicide bereavement support
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Suicide Prevention Suicide Bereavement Mental Health Promotion Dr Karen Galway
Supervisor
Dr Karen Galway
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
A mindfulness mobile application to promote psychological health in patients receiving unit haemodialysis
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Mindfulness, kidney, feasibility. Dr Helen Noble
Supervisor
Dr Helen Noble
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
The development of a cancer action plan to respond to the health inequities faced by LGBT patients and their families:
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Supportive Cancer Care, Psychononcology , Families, LGBT Dr Olinda Santin
Supervisor
Dr Olinda Santin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
Developing and validating eye-tracking based Executive Functions tests for children with Cerebral Palsy
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Cerebral Palsy; Executive functions; Neurodevelopmental disorder; Cognitive development; Motor impai Dr Oliver Perra
Supervisor
Dr Oliver Perra
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
Supervisor
Professor Michael Brown
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
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 Dr Helen Roe
Supervisor
Dr 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 Dr Gemma Catney
Supervisor
Dr Gemma Catney
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
9 August 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Open 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 Professor Graeme Swindles
Supervisor
Professor 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 Dr Gemma Catney
Supervisor
Dr 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 Professor Graeme Swindles
Supervisor
Professor 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
Crack-inducing thermal stresses in safety-critical concrete structures
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Thermal stresses, safety critical structures, cement hydration, supplementary cementitious materials Professor Marios Soutsos
Supervisor
Professor Marios Soutsos
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Natural and Built Environment Unfunded Civil Engineering Open 2
Impact Resistance of Ultra High Performance Fibre Reinforced Concrete
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Ultra-high performance fibre reinforced concrete (UHPFRC), impact and blast resistance, Professor Marios Soutsos
Supervisor
Professor Marios Soutsos
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Natural and Built Environment Unfunded Civil Engineering Open 2
Structural Behaviour of Concrete Block Pavements: Finite Element Modelling of the effect of construction pattern and unit interlock
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Structural behaviour, concrete block pavements, construction pattern, unit interlock Professor Marios Soutsos
Supervisor
Professor Marios Soutsos
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Natural and Built Environment Unfunded Civil Engineering Open 2
Ultra High Performance Fibre Reinforced Concrete for Access Floor Tiles
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Professor Marios Soutsos
Supervisor
Professor Marios Soutsos
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Natural and Built Environment Unfunded Civil Engineering Open 2
Cementless “Geopolymer” Concrete for Sustainable Construction
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Alkali-activated binders (AABs), geopolymer concrete, supplementary cementitious materials Professor Marios Soutsos
Supervisor
Professor Marios Soutsos
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Natural and Built Environment Unfunded Civil Engineering Open 2
Placing Astronomy: Landscape, Space and Science at Armagh Observatory, 1790-1916
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Dr Oliver Dunnett
Supervisor
Dr Oliver Dunnett
Funding
Funded
Northern Bridge Consortium
Application deadline
13 January 2020
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1578873600
Personalised Medicine for Breast and Ovarian Cancer
School of Pharmacy | PHD Cancer, biomarkers, targeted treatment, drug development Professor Helen McCarthy
Supervisor
Professor Helen McCarthy
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Pain assessment and management for people with advanced dementia in long-term care settings
School of Pharmacy | PHD Dementia, pain, long-term care, nursing homes Dr Carole Parsons
Supervisor
Dr Carole Parsons
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
3D Printing & Bioprinting in vascular access for haemodialysis
School of Pharmacy | PHD 3D Printing, Bioprinting, Drug Delivery, Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical Technology Dr Dimitrios Lamprou
Supervisor
Dr Dimitrios Lamprou
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Microfluidics in Nanomedicine
School of Pharmacy | PHD Pharmaceutical Technology, Biopharmaceutics, Nanomedicine Dr Dimitrios Lamprou
Supervisor
Dr Dimitrios Lamprou
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
To investigate the pharmacological response of senolytics in ovarian cancer
School of Pharmacy | PHD Cancer; cell biology; cell signalling; pharmacology; drug action; Dr Fiona Furlong
Supervisor
Dr Fiona Furlong
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Peptide hydrogels as a long-acting multipurpose drug delivery platform for combined contraception and HIV prevention
School of Pharmacy | PHD Drug Delivery; Peptides; HIV; Hydrogels; Controlled Release Dr Garry Laverty
Supervisor
Dr Garry Laverty
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Enhancing effective dementia care provision by pharmacists in primary care
School of Pharmacy | PHD Older people, dementia, primary care, healthcare professionals, person-centred care, education Dr Heather Barry
Supervisor
Dr Heather Barry
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Developing a controlled release biodegradable platform for nanomedicine delivery
School of Pharmacy | PHD Prostate Cancer, Nanomedicine, Drug Delivery, Radiotherapy Dr Jonathan Coulter
Supervisor
Dr Jonathan Coulter
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
A microfluidic approach to supressing tumour metabolism and enhancing treatment sensitivity
School of Pharmacy | PHD Cancer biology, Nanomedicine, Drug Delivery, Hypoxia, Microfluidics Dr Jonathan Coulter
Supervisor
Dr Jonathan Coulter
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Development of long-acting drug delivery platform (LADDP) to treat chronic disorders
School of Pharmacy | PHD Long-acting drug delivery, controlled release, polymer implants, biologics, protein delivery Dr Raj Thakur
Supervisor
Dr Raj Thakur
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Nanotherapeutics for Improved Ocular Drug Delivery of Biologics
School of Pharmacy | PHD Ocular drug delivery, drug deliver, polymer implants, biologics, protein delivery Dr Raj Thakur
Supervisor
Dr Raj Thakur
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Investigation of changes in gut virome composition associated with of administration of antibiotics
School of Pharmacy | PHD Bacteriophage, virus, microbiome, antibiotics, molecular microbiology, pathogenic bacteria Dr Timofey Skvortsov
Supervisor
Dr Timofey Skvortsov
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Nanoparticle delivery of antibiotics for treatment of pulmonary infection
School of Pharmacy | PHD Liposomes; Cystic Fibrosis; infection; pulmonary delivery; inhalation; antibiotic; pharmaceutics Dr Vicky Kett
Supervisor
Dr Vicky Kett
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
SMART Nanocarriers for Cancer
School of Pharmacy | PHD Responsive nanoparticles, targeted drug delivery, cancer nanomedicine Dr Wafa Al-Jamal
Supervisor
Dr Wafa Al-Jamal
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
The development of a Core Outcome Set (COS) for trials evaluating interventions focusing on adherence to appropriate polypharmacy
School of Pharmacy | PHD Adherence, core outcome set, interventions, medicines optimisation, polypharmacy Professor Carmel Hughes
Supervisor
Professor Carmel Hughes
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Development of a saRNA nano-vaccine for Prostate Cancer
School of Pharmacy | PHD RNA, Vaccines, Prostate Cancer, Nanomedicine, Drug Delivery Professor Helen McCarthy
Supervisor
Professor Helen McCarthy
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Relationship between antibiotic therapy and development of antimicrobial resistance in patients with bronchiectasis
School of Pharmacy | PHD Infection, antimicrobial resistance, PCR, next-generation sequencing, metagenomics, clinical pharmac Professor Michael Tunney
Supervisor
Professor Michael Tunney
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Long-Acting Microneedle Delivery Systems
School of Pharmacy | PHD Microneedles, long-acting drug delivery Professor Ryan Donnelly
Supervisor
Professor Ryan Donnelly
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Microneedle-mediated chemical & electrochemical rapid injection systems
School of Pharmacy | PHD Microneedles, stimuli-responsive drug delivery Professor Ryan Donnelly
Supervisor
Professor Ryan Donnelly
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Selective targeting of proteases for the treatment of chronic airways disease
School of Pharmacy | PHD lung, respiratory, airways, COPD, proteases, cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry Professor Lorraine Martin
Supervisor
Professor Lorraine Martin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
3D-printing of medical devices to treat cardiovascular disease
School of Pharmacy | PHD 3D printing, drug delivery, tissue engineering, medical devices Dr Eneko Larrañeta
Supervisor
Dr Eneko Larrañeta
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Supervisor
Dr Min Zhao
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Novel enzyme inhibitors for chemical biology and drug discovery
School of Pharmacy | PHD organic synthesis, medicinal chemistry, chemical biology, carbohydrate chemistry, glycobiology Professor Gerd Wagner
Supervisor
Professor Gerd Wagner
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Development of precisely engineered nanocrystals for selective tissue targeting
School of Pharmacy | PHD Nanocrystals, Targeting, Lymphatic system, media milling Dr Alejandro J. Paredes
Supervisor
Dr Alejandro J. Paredes
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Development of lipid-based nanocarriers using melt extrusion for oral peptide delivery
School of Pharmacy | PHD Peptide, biotherapeutics, nanoparticles, hot-melt extrusion, continuous manufacturing, drug delivery Dr Sheiliza Carmali
Supervisor
Dr Sheiliza Carmali
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Economics and/or Supply Chain Management with interest into resilience of production and supply chain networks.
Queen's Management School | PHD Business, Global, Strategy, Responsibility, Network, Development, Economics Professor Rob Gilles
Supervisor
Professor Rob Gilles
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
10 January 2021
Queen's Management School Funded Economics Open 2 1610236800
Diversity and Inclusion
Queen's Management School | PHD Diversity, Inclusion, Strategies, organisations, design and implementation, public, non, profit Dr Denise Currie
Supervisor
Dr Denise Currie
Funding
Funded
Queen’s Management School (QMS)
Application deadline
10 January 2021
Queen's Management School Funded Management Closed 2 1610236800
How AI innovation affect a highly valued financial service provision experience
Queen's Management School | PHD Finance, FinTech, artificial intelligence, machine learning, credit union Dr. Barry Quinn
Supervisor
Dr. Barry Quinn
Funding
Funded
Northern Ireland Department of the Economy (DfE)
Application deadline
30 September 2021
Queen's Management School Funded Finance Open 2 1632956400
How AI innovation affect a highly valued financial service provision experience
Queen's Management School | PHD Finance, FinTech, artificial intelligence, machine learning, credit union Professor Donal McKillop
Supervisor
Professor Donal McKillop
Funding
Funded
Northern Ireland Department of the Economy (DfE)
Application deadline
31 March 2021
Queen's Management School Funded Finance Open 2 1617145200
Diversity and Inclusion
Queen's Management School | PHD Management, diversity, inclusion, human resource management, equality, employment relations Dr Denise Currie
Supervisor
Dr Denise Currie
Funding
Funded
Queen’s Management School
Application deadline
30 April 2021
Queen's Management School Funded Management Open 2 1619737200
International Business/Global Strategy with an interest in the areas of digitalisation or social responsibility
Queen's Management School | PHD International, Business, Global, Strategy, Digitalisation, Social, Responsibility Dr. Kieran Conroy
Supervisor
Dr. Kieran Conroy
Funding
Funded
Queen’s Management School (QMS)
Application deadline
10 January 2021
Queen's Management School Funded Management Open 2 1610236800
CITI-GENS DTP Immersive Technologies to drive inclusion of disabled musicians
School of Arts, English and Languages | PHD Immersive technologies, disability, social inclusion, music, digital media, locative media Dr Franziska Schroeder
Supervisor
Dr Franziska Schroeder
Funding
Funded
Cofunded by the EU and Dept of the Economy
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Arts, English and Languages Funded Music Closed 2 1594335600
CITI-GENS DTP Visual Voices: A User Interface - how online resources aid educational and community development
School of Arts, English and Languages | PHD Transitional Justice, web resources, community and educational development, storytelling, filmmaking Professor Cahal McLaughlin
Supervisor
Professor Cahal McLaughlin
Funding
Funded
Cofunded by the EU and DfE
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Arts, English and Languages Funded Film Studies Closed 2 1594335600
CITI-GENS DTP Visual Voices: A User Interface - how online resources aid educational and community development
School of Arts, English and Languages | PHD Transitional Justice, web resources, community and educational development, storytelling, filmmaking Professor Cahal McLaughlin
Supervisor
Professor Cahal McLaughlin
Funding
Funded
Cofunded by the EU and DfE
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Arts, English and Languages Funded Closed 2 1594335600
Adaptive management of stochastic parasite challenge in animals under climate change
School of Biological Sciences | PHD agriculture, climate change, parasitology, veterinary medicine Professor Eric Morgan
Supervisor
Professor Eric Morgan
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Archaeal polyphosphate cycling: novel enzymes to drive new technologies
School of Biological Sciences | PHD agriculture, biochemistry, bioinformatics, environmental, geochemistry, microbiology, molecular Dr Jason Chin
Supervisor
Dr Jason Chin
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Diet mediated metabolic-inflammation – mechanistic insights
School of Biological Sciences | PHD biochemistry, food science, health sciences, immunology, molecular biology, public health Professor Helen Roche
Supervisor
Professor Helen Roche
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Emerging Infectious Diseases – Surveillance and Biosecurity
School of Biological Sciences | PHD agriculture, health sciences, microbiology, molecular biology, pathology, public health, veterinary Professor Nikki Marks
Supervisor
Professor Nikki Marks
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Enhancing young people’s cooking and food skills to investigate impact on food engagement, knowledge, skill confidence and diet quality
School of Biological Sciences | PHD data analysis, food science, health sciences, public health, statistics Professor Moira Dean
Supervisor
Professor Moira Dean
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Explore novel feeding strategies to reduce ammonia emissions from ruminants and improve their productivity
School of Biological Sciences | PHD agriculture, environmental science, food science, statistics, zoology, animal science Dr Katerina Theodoridou
Supervisor
Dr Katerina Theodoridou
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Biological Sciences Unfunded Biological Sciences Open 2
Exposing drivers for parasite growth and virulence at the single cell level
School of Biological Sciences | PHD bioinformatics, health sciences, microbiology, parasitology, public health, virology Professor Aaron Maule
Supervisor
Professor Aaron Maule
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Flavonoid metabolism and cardiometabolic health
School of Biological Sciences | PHD data analysis, food science, health sciences, medical, public health Professor Aedin Cassidy
Supervisor
Professor Aedin Cassidy
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
13 January 2020
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1578873600
Food fraud risks in UK supply chain networks
School of Biological Sciences | PHD data analysis, food science, law Professor Saskia van Ruth
Supervisor
Professor Saskia van Ruth
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Gene mining useful biocatalysts from paleosols
School of Biological Sciences | PHD bioinformatics, genetics, geochemistry, microbiology, molecular biology Professor Chris Allen
Supervisor
Professor Chris Allen
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Biological Sciences Unfunded Biological Sciences Open 2
Genome scale evolution of biofilm contained Klebsiella pneumoniae in response to sub-lethal antibacterial stress exposure - development of novel biomarkers for near-patient testing
School of Biological Sciences | PHD bioinformatics, genetics, health sciences, medical science, microbiology, molecular, public health Professor Seamus Fanning
Supervisor
Professor Seamus Fanning
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Biological Sciences Unfunded Biological Sciences Open 2
How does biodiversity contribute to multiple forms of stability in stressed marine invertebrate communities?
School of Biological Sciences | PHD bioinformatics, data analysis, ecology, environmental science, microbiology, molecular, statistics Professor Mark Emmerson
Supervisor
Professor Mark Emmerson
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
How does Clostridium difficile control the gut microbiome? Molecular dissection of nutrient control strategies
School of Biological Sciences | PHD health sciences, microbiology, molecular biology, pathology, public health, virology Professor Geoff McMullan
Supervisor
Professor Geoff McMullan
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Innovative Diagnostics for Helminth Parasite Infections
School of Biological Sciences | PHD agricultural, molecular biology, parasitology, veterinary medicine Dr Paul McVeigh
Supervisor
Dr Paul McVeigh
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Influence of farm hygiene standards and management practices on Johne’s disease progression in selected NI dairy herds
School of Biological Sciences | PHD agriculture, data analysis, microbiology Professor Irene Grant
Supervisor
Professor Irene Grant
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Investigating how the levels of queuine, a novel micronutrient, are associated with human ageing and brain health
School of Biological Sciences | PHD cell biology, food chemistry, food science, health sciences, medical science, public health Professor Brian Green
Supervisor
Professor Brian Green
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Investigation and exploration of health and therapeutic benefits of plant-derived secondary metabolites
School of Biological Sciences | PHD analytical chemistry, biochemistry, biotechnology, botany, health sciences, microbiology Dr Chen Situ
Supervisor
Dr Chen Situ
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Low-cost and rapid paper-based microfluidics for the detection of irradiated foods
School of Biological Sciences | PHD food chemistry, food science, health sciences, molecular biology, public health Dr Cuong Cao
Supervisor
Dr Cuong Cao
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Mast cell dysregulation? Understanding the development of mastocytosis
School of Biological Sciences | PHD health sciences, medical science, molecular biology, public health Dr Ciaren Graham
Supervisor
Dr Ciaren Graham
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Microbial interactions in unique chemosynthetic ecosystems –an integrated ‘Omic approach
School of Biological Sciences | PHD bioinformatics, ecology, environmental, evolution, geochemistry, microbiology, molecular Dr Deepak Kumaresan
Supervisor
Dr Deepak Kumaresan
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
MicroRNAs in the Pathogenesis Adverse Cardiomyocyte and Endothelial Cell Remodelling in Insulin Resistance
School of Biological Sciences | PHD food science, health sciences, medical science, molecular biology, pharmacy, public health Dr Qiaozhu Su
Supervisor
Dr Qiaozhu Su
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences