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
Model Mathematics
Robotics Engineering & Materials Science
algebra Physics & Astronomy
Ising model Physics & Astronomy
Communication Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 1966 2019

A catchment-scale model to predict spatial and temporal burden of E. coli on pasture from grazing livestock

Oliver, D. M., Bartie, P., Heathwaite, A. L., Reaney, S. M., Parnell, J. A. Q. & Quilliam, R. S., Mar 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 616-617, p. 678-687 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
stocking density

A chemotaxis model of feather primordia pattern formation during avian development

Painter, K. J., Ho, W. & Headon, D. J., 21 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Theoretical Biology. 437, p. 225-238 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Mathematical models
Linear stability analysis
Cell proliferation

A Context Aware Prototype Application for University Students and Lecturers

Nuzhat, S., Shaikh, T. & Ismail, S., 8 Oct 2018, 2018 IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications Workshops (PerCom Workshops). IEEE, p. 155-160 6 p.

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

Mobile phones
Web services


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


Activities 1998 2019

Scientific Committee Member

Ciobanu Radomirovic, L. (Recipient)
Jul 2019

Activity: Other

Edinburgh Mathematical Society (External organisation)

Peters, G. W. (Chair)
1 Jan 20181 Jan 2019

Activity: MembershipMembership of network

Royal Statistical Society Member and Fellow (External organisation)

Peters, G. W. (Chair)
1 Jan 20181 Jan 2019

Activity: MembershipMembership of network

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