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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    Research Output

    (Four) Dual Plaquette 3D Ising Models

    Johnston, D. A. & Ranasinghe, R. P. K. C. M., 8 Jun 2020, In : Entropy. 22, 6, 633.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 3 Downloads (Pure)

    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

  • A Class of Quantum Briot–Bouquet Differential Equations with Complex Coefficients

    Ibrahim, R. W., Elobaid, R. M. & Obaiys, S. J., 14 May 2020, In : Mathematics. 8, 5, 794.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Datasets

    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



    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

    Hanging by a thread: the stabilizing effect of dandelion fluff

    Cathal Cummins (Speaker)
    12 Jun 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

    33rd Scottish Fluid Mechanics Meeting 2020

    Cathal Cummins (Organiser)
    28 May 2020

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

    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