Research

We are involved in a broad range of research areas within the department and across the University.

Research excellence

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60 per cent of our computer science and informatics research was rated world leading or internationally excellent in the latest UK Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014). Surrey has risen to 22nd place among 106 institutions for ‘Research Power.’

What we are researching

We have a number of research areas within each of our three research centres and groups. We also have our affiliated centre, the Digital World Research Centre.

Publications

View our research papers on the Surrey Research Insight website or take a look at our staff pages to see individual publications.

Projects

We have a range of research projects that our staff and students are involved with that will help impact the world around us and improve our way of life.

Studentships

Learning, prediction and decision control in complex systems

Funding information:
A stipend of £16,000 per anum subject to nationality and residence status. Fees are covered for UK/EU students (in value of £4,260). Directly funded project (European/UK Students only).

Verification of security and privacy in modern communication protocols

Funding information:
A stipend of £16,000 per annum, tax-free, subject to nationality and residence status. Fees are covered for UK/EU students.

Uncertainty quantification in high-dimensional spaces with Bayesian deep learning

Funding information:
Stipend: £16,000 per annum.Fees:  Studentship Fees are covered at UK /EU rates. The studentship is open to both UK/EU students (full award – tuition plus stipend) and international students (partial award - tuition at the UK/EU rate plus stipend). International applicants are encouraged to apply for a fee scholarship to reduce tuition fees to the UK/EU rate.