Organization profile

Organisation profile

We are a team of leading academics in computer science and the mathematical sciences who attract researchers and students from all over the world. We are strongly oriented towards research and advanced postgraduate programmes. Our research has been independently assessed as being of international or national excellence and we provide advanced learning in the core skills required for science, technology and industry.

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  • Co Author Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

    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

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

    Lohan, K. S., Ahmad, M., Dondrup, C., Ardon, P., Pairet Artau, È. & Vinciarelli, A., 15 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) Springer Book on Modelling Human Motion. Springer

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

  • Datasets

    Dataset record replaced by updated record, see below.

    Abdulaziz, A. (Creator), Jiang, M. (Creator), Dabbech, A. (Creator), Heriot-Watt University, Jan 2020


    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))

    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)

  • 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

    Scientific Committee Member

    Laura Ciobanu Radomirovic (Recipient)
    Jul 2019

    Activity: Other

    Press / Media

    How do dandelions spread their seeds?

    Cathal Cummins


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Research

    The uplifting science of how dandelion seeds stay aloft

    Cathal Cummins


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Research

    Drifting Dandelion Seeds Produce a Vortex Never Before Seen

    Cathal Cummins


    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research