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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Robots Engineering & Materials Science
Semantics Engineering & Materials Science
Robotics Engineering & Materials Science
Data storage equipment Engineering & Materials Science
Communication Engineering & Materials Science
Learning systems Engineering & Materials Science
Planning Engineering & Materials Science
Reinforcement learning Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 1966 2020

Applying the Participatory Design Workshop Method to Explore how Socially Assistive Robots Could Assist Stroke Survivors

Georgiou, T., Baillie, L., Ross, M. & Broz, F., 8 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) 15th Annual ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human Robot Interaction. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc

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

Human robot interaction
Robots
Human computer interaction
Robotics

Auditory and Haptic Feedback in a Socially Assistive Robot Memory Game

Nault, E., Baillie, L. & Broz, F., 8 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) 15th Annual ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human Robot Interaction. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc

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

Robots
Sensory feedback
Feedback
Data storage equipment
Patient rehabilitation

Data Integration for Offshore Decommissioning Waste Management

Akinyemi, A., Sun, M. & Gray, A. J. G., Jan 2020, In : Automation in Construction. 109, 103010.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Data integration
Waste management
Costs
Semantic Web
Information management

Datasets

Human Ratings of Natural Language Generation Outputs

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

Dataset

The E2E Challenge Dataset

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

Dataset

Prizes

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

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

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Teaching
learning
assistant
Malaysia
experience

Amazon Alexa Challenge

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

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Best HRI Study

Christian Dondrup (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2009 2020

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

British Computer Society (External organisation)

Fiona McNeill (Member)
Feb 2018

Activity: MembershipMembership of network

Press / Media

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

Michael Adam Lones

8/01/188/01/18

2 items of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Native Scientist 2017

Katrin Solveig Lohan, Christian Dondrup & Christian Saemann

4/11/17

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Research