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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Robots Engineering & Materials Science
Semantics Engineering & Materials Science
gauge theory Physics & Astronomy
algebra Physics & Astronomy
Model Mathematics
Robotics Engineering & Materials Science
Data storage equipment Engineering & Materials Science
Communication Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 1966 2019

A Business Card Reader Application for iOS devices based on Tesseract

Dangiwa, B. A. & Kumar, S. S., 18 Feb 2019, 2018 International Conference on Signal Processing and Information Security (ICSPIS). IEEE, 8642727

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

Optical character recognition
Mobile phones

Acylindrical actions on CAT(0) square complexes

Martin, A., 31 May 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Groups, Geometry, and Dynamics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A Digital Twin for Human-Robot Interaction

Pairet, È., Ardon, P., Liu, X., Lopes, J., Hastie, H. & Lohan, K. S., 25 Mar 2019, 2019 14th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction (HRI). IEEE, p. 372-372 1 p. (ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction (HRI)).

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

Open Access
Human robot interaction
Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)


The E2E Challenge Dataset

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


Human Ratings of Natural Language Generation Outputs

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


Arabic Gold Standard Twitter Data for Sentiment Analysis

Refaee, E. (Creator), Rieser, V. (Creator), European Language Resources Association, 2014



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)

university teacher

Activities 1998 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

ASTIN Bulletin: The Journal of the IAA (Journal)

Catherine Donnelly (Editorial board member)
1 Jan 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

Insurance: Mathematics and Economics (Journal)

Catherine Donnelly (Editorial board member)
1 Mar 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

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