Organization profile

Organisation profile

Our 30+ academics, supported by a similar number of research staff, conduct world leading and internationally recognised research across the spectrum of computer science. This enables us to adopt a research-led approach to our teaching which ensures that our students are fully prepared to generate the next wave of innovations when they graduate

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    Research Output

    Accuracy, Training Time and Hardware Efficiency Trade-Offs for Quantized Neural Networks on FPGAs

    Bacchus, P., Stewart, R. & Komendantskaya, E., 2020, Applied Reconfigurable Computing. Architectures, Tools, and Applications: ARC 2020. Springer, p. 121-135 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 12083).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  • 2 Citations (Scopus)

    Adapting Movements and Behaviour to Favour Communication in Human-Robot Interaction

    Lohan, K., Ahmad, M. I., Dondrup, C., Ardon, P., Pairet, È. & Vinciarelli, A., 2020, Modelling Human Motion. Springer, p. 271-297 27 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  • Adding an Abstraction Barrier to ZF Set Theory

    Dunne, C., Wells, J. B. & Kamareddine, F., 2020, Intelligent Computer Mathematics. CICM 2020. Benzmüller, C. & Miller, B. (eds.). Springer, p. 89-104 16 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 12236).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Open Access
  • 5 Downloads (Pure)


    Human Ratings of Natural Language Generation Outputs

    Novikova, J. (Creator), Dusek, O. (Creator), Cercas Curry, A. (Creator) & Rieser, V. (Creator), Heriot-Watt University, 2017


    The E2E Challenge Dataset

    Novikova, J. (Creator), Dusek, O. (Creator) & Rieser, V. (Creator), Heriot-Watt University, Nov 2017



    2017/18 Teaching Excellence Awards (Global Learning and Teaching Award, Highly Commended))

    Maarek, Manuel (Recipient), Hamdan, Mohammad Mahmoud Mohammad (Recipient), Kumar, Smitha (Recipient), Shaikh, Talal (Recipient), Wells, Joseph Brian (Recipient) & Zantout, Hind (Recipient), 21 May 2018

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • ADMA 2016 Best Paper Runner Up

    Pang, Wei (Recipient), 2016

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Amazon Alexa Challenge

    Rieser, Verena (Recipient) & Lemon, Oliver (Recipient), 2016

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Activities

    17th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management

    Fiona McNeill (Chair)

    May 2020

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

    Implementing Inclusive Active Learning Spaces

    Tessa Berg (Consultant)

    1 Jan 20191 Jan 2020

    Activity: Consultancy

    ACM Distinguished Speakers

    Benjamin Kenwright (Speaker)


    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

    Press / Media

    A new algorithm for detecting the side-effects of Parkinson's medication

    Michael Adam Lones


    2 items of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Native Scientist 2017

    Katrin Solveig Lohan, Christian Dondrup & Christian Saemann


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Research