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EPSRC Support by Research Area in ICT Networks & Distributed Systems

Research areas are used to describe EPSRC's portfolio of excellent long term research and high quality postgraduate training.

Grants are classified using one or more research areas. All the grants listed below have some relevance to this research area. The value of the investment is the total awarded by EPSRC and does not reflect the proportion assigned to this research area.

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Grant TitlePrincipal
Investigator
OrganisationDepartmentTotal Grant
Value (£)
A Situation-Aware Information InfrastructureHutchison, Professor DLancaster UniversityComputing & Communications 758,299
A Unified Multiple Access Framework for Next Generation Mobile Networks By Removing Orthogonality (MANGO)Ding, Professor ZLancaster UniversityComputing & Communications 298,535
A Unified Multiple Access Framework for Next Generation Mobile Networks By Removing Orthogonality (MANGO)Ratnarajah, Professor TUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 313,097
A Unified Multiple Access Framework for Next Generation Mobile Networks By Removing Orthogonality (MANGO)Sellathurai, Professor MHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 328,990
Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research - [Royal Holloway University of London]Markantonakis, Professor KRoyal Holloway, Univ of LondonInformation Security 78,117
Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research - Imperial College LondonLupu, Dr ECImperial College LondonInstitute for Security Science and Tech 81,930
Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research - Lancaster UniversityRashid, Professor ALancaster UniversityComputing & Communications 81,803
Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research - Newcastle UniversityGross, Dr TRNewcastle UniversitySch of Computer Science 81,936
Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research - Queen's University BelfastMcCanny, Professor JVQueen's University of BelfastSch of Electronics, Elec Eng & Comp Sci 81,965
Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research - University College LondonGroth, Professor JUCLComputer Science 81,904
Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research - University of BirminghamRyan, Professor MUniversity of BirminghamSchool of Computer Science 40,058
Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research - University of BirminghamRyan, Professor MUniversity of BirminghamSchool of Computer Science 81,162
Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research - University of BristolSmart, Professor NUniversity of BristolComputer Science 36,205
Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research - University of CambridgeStajano, Dr FUniversity of CambridgeComputer Laboratory 81,719
Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research - University of EdinburghAspinall, Professor DUniversity of EdinburghSch of Informatics 81,715
Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research - University of OxfordMartin, Professor AUniversity of OxfordComputer Science 81,931
Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research - University of SouthamptonSassone, Professor VUniversity of SouthamptonElectronics and Computer Science 81,867
Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research - University of SurreySchneider, Professor SAUniversity of SurreyComputing Science 81,966
Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research - University of WarwickMaple, Professor CUniversity of WarwickWMG 81,965
Accessible Routes from Crowdsourced Cloud Services (ARCCS)Hailes, Professor SUCLComputer Science 344,853
Adaptive Informatics for Intelligent Manufacturing (AI2M)West, Professor AALoughborough UniversityWolfson Sch of Mech, Elec & Manufac Eng 1,934,793
Analysing and Detecting Advanced Multi-stage Attacks against ICS (ADAMA)McLaughlin, Dr KQueen's University of BelfastSch of Electronics, Elec Eng & Comp Sci 99,552
App Collusion Detection (ACID)Roggenbach, Professor MSwansea UniversityCollege of Science 178,421
Bristol Centre for Complexity Sciences (BCCS) Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT): Proposal for renewalHogan, Professor SJUniversity of BristolEngineering Mathematics 3,610,642
Capacity Building in Complexity Science at WarwickConnaughton, Dr CUniversity of WarwickMathematics 4,142,427
Centre for Doctoral Training in Cyber Security at Royal HollowayCid, Professor CRoyal Holloway, Univ of LondonInformation Security 3,793,546
Centre for Doctoral Training in Cyber Security at Royal Holloway: Renewal of the CS-CDT at RHULCid, Professor CRoyal Holloway, Univ of LondonInformation Security 3,454,896
CIPART: CLOUD INTELLIGENT PROTECTION AT RUN-TIMELupu, Dr ECImperial College LondonDept of Computing 931,041
Cocoon: Emotion psychology meets cyber security in IoT smart homesRoesch, Dr EUniversity of ReadingSch of Psychology and Clinical Lang Sci 314,293
Compact Self-Healing and Routing Over Low Memory Nodes (COSHER)Trehan, Dr ALoughborough UniversityComputer Science 100,868
CONCERT: A Context-Adaptive Content Ecosystem Under UncertaintyPavlou, Professor GUCLElectronic and Electrical Engineering 303,887
CONCERT: A Context-Adaptive Content Ecosystem Under UncertaintyWang, Dr NUniversity of SurreyCommunications Systems Res CCSR 264,164
Context Aware network architectures for Sending Multiple Senses (CASMS)Steed, Professor AUCLComputer Science 543,588
Context Aware network architectures for Sending Multiple Senses (CASMS)Marshall, Professor AJUniversity of LiverpoolElectrical Engineering and Electronics 770,377
Converged Approach towards Resilient Industrial control systems and Cyber Assurance (CAPRICA)Sezer, Professor SQueen's University of BelfastSch of Electronics, Elec Eng & Comp Sci 394,306
Converged Optical and Wireless Access Networks (COALESCE)Fice, Dr MJUCLElectronic and Electrical Engineering 1,373,034
Conversation-Based Governance for Distributed Systems by Multiparty Session TypesYoshida, Professor NImperial College LondonDept of Computing 1,500,660
'Creating a Stink - Investigating Olfactory Transport Streams'Marshall, Professor AJUniversity of LiverpoolElectrical Engineering and Electronics 492,065
CRITiCaL - Combatting cRiminals In The CLoudGross, Dr TRNewcastle UniversitySch of Computer Science 2,027,646
CSIT 2McCanny, Professor JVQueen's University of BelfastSch of Electronics, Elec Eng & Comp Sci 5,032,504
Customized and Adaptive approach for Optimal Cybersecurity InvestmentMalacaria, Professor PQueen Mary, University of LondonSch of Electronic Eng & Computer Science 388,777
Customized and Adaptive approach for Optimal Cybersecurity InvestmentHankin, Professor CImperial College LondonInstitute for Security Science and Tech 386,129
Cyber Security CDT Phase Two (University of Oxford)Martin, Professor AUniversity of OxfordComputer Science 3,489,111
Cyber Security of the Internet of ThingsLupu, Dr ECImperial College LondonInstitute for Security Science and Tech 1,243,335
Cyber Security of the Internet of ThingsWatson, Professor JDMUCLScience, Tech, Eng and Public Policy 4,559,841
Cyber Security of the Internet of ThingsCruickshank, Dr HUniversity of SurreyCommunications Systems Res CCSR 252,967
Cyber Security of the Internet of ThingsCooper OBE, Professor RLancaster UniversityLancaster Inst for the Contemporary Arts 884,668
Cyber Security of the Internet of ThingsHall, Professor Dame WUniversity of SouthamptonElectronics and Computer Science 229,714
Cyber Security of the Internet of ThingsMaple, Professor CUniversity of WarwickWMG 1,235,329
Cyber Security of the Internet of ThingsSpeed, Professor CUniversity of EdinburghEdinburgh College of Art 197,313
Cyber Security of the Internet of Things.De Roure, Professor DUniversity of OxfordOxford e-Research Centre 932,921
Cyber security solutions for smart traffic control systemsTran-Thanh, Dr LUniversity of SouthamptonElectronics and Computer Science 199,167
Decentralised, Large-scale Resource Management in Modern Data CentresKalyvianaki, Dr ECity, University of LondonComputing 100,712
Digital City ExchangeGann, Professor DImperial College LondonImperial College Business School 5,930,480
Diversity and Defence in Depth for Security - A Probabilistic Approach (D3S)Gashi, Dr ICity, University of LondonCentre for Software Reliability 563,089
Doing More with Less Wiring: Mission-Critical and Intelligent Communication Protocols for Future Vehicles Using Power LinesSheng, Dr ZUniversity of SussexSch of Engineering and Informatics 100,973
DYPOSIT: Dynamic Policies for Shared Cyber-Physical Infrastructures under AttackRashid, Professor ALancaster UniversityComputing & Communications 362,646
EARL: sdn EnAbled MeasuRement for alLUhlig, Professor SQueen Mary, University of LondonSch of Electronic Eng & Computer Science 2,024,684
Enabling Affordable Internet Access with Dynamic Spectrum Management and Software Defined RadioStewart, Professor RUniversity of StrathclydeElectronic and Electrical Engineering 1,176,622
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Future Communications 2: : Training Tomorrow's Internet InnovatorsBull, Professor DUniversity of BristolElectrical and Electronic Engineering 3,034,323
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in High Performance Embedded and Distributed SystemsLuk, Professor WImperial College LondonDept of Computing 4,081,694
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Pervasive ParallelismO'Boyle, Professor MUniversity of EdinburghSch of Informatics 3,892,290
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Urban Science and ProgressJarvis, Professor SUniversity of WarwickComputer Science 3,910,923
EPSRC IRC 'SPHERE' - a Sensor Platform for HEalthcare in a Residential EnvironmentCraddock, Professor IJUniversity of BristolElectrical and Electronic Engineering 11,683,481
Event-based parallel computing - partially ordered event-triggered systems (POETS)Brown, Professor ADUniversity of SouthamptonElectronics and Computer Science 4,981,302
From Human Data to Personal ExperienceMcAuley, Professor DUniversity of NottinghamHorizon Digital Economy Research 4,062,954
FRuIT: The Federated RaspberryPi Micro-Infrastructure TestbedSinger, Dr JUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Computing Science 909,549
Full-Duplex for Underwater Acoustic CommunicationsZakharov, Dr YUniversity of YorkElectronics 377,244
Full-Duplex For Underwater Acoustic CommunicationsTsimenidis, Dr CNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 420,711
Future Communications: People, Power and PerformanaceBull, Professor DUniversity of BristolElectrical and Electronic Engineering 2,207,648
GigaMobile: Gigabit Mobile Networking using Incentivised Operator Controlled Device-to-Device CommunicationsCotton, Dr SQueen's University of BelfastSch of Electronics, Elec Eng & Comp Sci 534,918
Glass Houses: Transparency and Privacy in Information EconomiesMeiklejohn, Ms SUCLComputer Science 969,096
INSIGHT: Introducing Insight into the Abstraction of Optical Network InfrastructuresSavory, Dr SJUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 590,487
INSP: The business and technical case for In-Network Service ProvidersPsaras, Dr IUCLElectronic and Electrical Engineering 972,417
Interdisciplinary Centre for Finding, Understanding and Countering Crime in the CloudAnderson, Professor RUniversity of CambridgeComputer Laboratory 1,975,496
International Cooperation on Cyber Security for Critical Information Infrastructure Protection (Cybersecurity of the Internet of Things Hub)Carr, Dr MCardiff UniversityCardiff Law School 158,309
KCN: Knowledge Centric NetworkingPavlou, Professor GUCLElectronic and Electrical Engineering 982,915
Millimeter-wave Antennas and Components for Future Mobile Broadband Networks (MILLIBAN)Kelly, Dr JUniversity of SurreyCommunications Systems Res CCSR 673,436
Millimeter-wave Antennas and Components for Future Mobile Broadband Networks (MILLIBAN)Feresidis, Dr AUniversity of BirminghamElectronic, Electrical and Computer Eng 743,439
Mixed Criticality Cyber Physical SystemsBurns, Professor AUniversity of YorkComputer Science 990,455
MobSec: Malware and Security in the Mobile AgeCavallaro, Dr LRoyal Holloway, Univ of LondonInformation Security 747,777
Models in the Cloud: Generative Software Frameworks to Support the Execution of Environmental Models in the CloudBlair, Professor GLancaster UniversityComputing & Communications 849,785
MUMBA: Multi-faceted Metrics for ICS Business Risk AnalysisRashid, Professor ALancaster UniversityComputing & Communications 393,867
National Dark Fibre Infrastructure ServiceSeeds, Professor AJUCLElectronic and Electrical Engineering 2,500,000
Network Coded Modulation for Next Generation Wireless Access NetworksZheng, Professor FUniversity of YorkElectronics 99,440
Network Measurement as a ServiceLee, Dr MUniversity of EdinburghSch of Informatics 276,977
Network Measurement as a ServicePezaros, Dr DUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Computing Science 348,687
Networks as a ServiceMortier, Dr RMUniversity of CambridgeComputer Laboratory 479,669
Next Generation Converged Digital infrastructure (NG-CDI)Race, Dr NLancaster UniversityComputing & Communications 2,561,398
NIRVANA:iNtellIgent, heteRogeneous VirtuAlised Networking infrAstructureGomes, Professor NUniversity of KentSch of Engineering & Digital Arts 926,417
Open3D: Collaborative Editing for 3D Virtual WorldsSteed, Professor AUCLComputer Science 712,097
Optimising resources in future heterogeneous millimetre wave communication systemsEvans, Professor BUniversity of SurreyCommunications Systems Res CCSR 227,621
Optimising resources in future heterogeneous millimetre wave communication systemsGoussetis, Professor GHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 234,442
Optimising resources in future heterogeneous millimetre wave communication systemsVentouras, Dr S S SSTFC Laboratories (Grouped)RAL Space 159,236
Ox-Chain: Towards secure and trustworthy circular economies through distributed ledger technologiesSpeed, Professor CUniversity of EdinburghEdinburgh College of Art 992,269
Oxford University Centre for Doctoral Training in Cyber SecurityMartin, Professor AUniversity of OxfordComputer Science 3,662,582
Pin the Tail: Understanding Straggler Manifestation in Internet-based Distributed SystemsGarraghan, Dr PLancaster UniversityComputing & Communications 96,599
Privacy-by-Design: Building Accountability into the Internet of ThingsCrabtree, Professor AUniversity of NottinghamSchool of Computer Science 1,137,416
PryMe, a Universal Framework to Measure the Strength of Privacy-enhancing TechnologiesWagner, Dr IDe Montfort UniversityFaculty of Technology 88,643
RITICS: Trustworthy Industrial Control SystemsHankin, Professor CImperial College LondonInstitute for Security Science and Tech 756,016
Robustness-as-evolvability: building a dynamic control plane with Software-Defined NetworkingNagaraja, Dr SLancaster UniversityComputing & Communications 345,908
Robustness-as-evolvability: building a dynamic control plane with Software-Defined NetworkingAspinall, Professor DUniversity of EdinburghSch of Informatics 278,969
Scalable Full Duplex Dense Wireless Networks (SENSE)Shikh-Bahaei, Dr MKings College LondonInformatics 557,683
Scalable Full Duplex Dense Wireless Networks (SENSE)Beach, Professor MUniversity of BristolElectrical and Electronic Engineering 616,620
SCEPTICS: A SystematiC Evaluation Process for Threats to Industrial Control SystemsRoberts, Professor CUniversity of BirminghamElectronic, Electrical and Computer Eng 395,222
SCRIBE: Semantic Credit Risk Assessment of Business EcosystemsLycett, Professor MRoyal Holloway, Univ of LondonSch of Management 194,648
Seamless and Adaptive Wireless Access for Efficient Future Networks (SERAN)Thompson, Professor JSUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 853,379
Security and Privacy in Smart Grid Systems: Countermeasure and Formal VerificationMartin, Professor AUniversity of OxfordComputer Science 202,914
Security by Design for Interconnected Critical InfrastructuresChana, Dr DImperial College LondonInstitute for Security Science and Tech 203,506
Security Science Doctoral Training CentreWortley, Professor R KUCLSecurity and Crime Science 7,446,274
Simultaneously Wireless InFormation and energy Transfer (SWIFT)Nallanathan, Professor AKings College LondonInformatics 316,814
Simultaneously Wireless InFormation and energy Transfer (SWIFT)Ding, Professor ZLancaster UniversityComputing & Communications 305,891
Simultaneously Wireless InFormation and energy Transfer (SWIFT) - LEEDS costsRobertson, Professor IUniversity of LeedsElectronic and Electrical Engineering 393,402
Software Defined Cognitive Networking: Intelligent Resource Provisioning For Future NetworksMu, Dr MUniversity of NorthamptonSchool of Science and Technology 99,772
Spatially Embedded NetworksDettmann, Professor CPUniversity of BristolMathematics 573,583
Spatially Embedded NetworksCoon, Dr JUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 625,217
Stepping towards the industrial 6th SenseGu, Professor SUniversity of SurreyChemical Engineering 1,016,391
Strengthening anonymity in messaging systemsDanezis, Dr GUCLComputer Science 175,975
Synthetic Portabolomics: Leading the way at the crossroads of the Digital and the Bio EconomiesKrasnogor, Professor NNewcastle UniversitySch of Computer Science 4,353,851
Tackling the looming spectrum crisis in Wireless CommunicationHaas, Professor HUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 1,344,142
TAPESTRY: Trust, Authentication and Privacy over a DeCentralised Social RegistryCollomosse, Dr JPUniversity of SurreyVision Speech and Signal Proc CVSSP 854,808
TASCC: The Cooperative CarGriffiths, Dr NEUniversity of WarwickComputer Science 1,656,843
The CHERISH-DE Centre - Challenging Human Environments and Research Impact for a Sustainable and Healthy Digital EconomyJones, Professor MSwansea UniversityCollege of Science 3,091,610
The Digital Economy Innovation CentreBlair, Professor GLancaster UniversityComputing & Communications 5,969,321
The Internet of Silicon Retinas (IoSiRe): Machine to machine communications for neuromorphic vision sensing dataAndreopoulos, Dr YUCLElectronic and Electrical Engineering 552,869
The Internet of Silicon Retinas (IoSiRe): Machine to machine communications for neuromorphic vision sensing dataShikh-Bahaei, Dr MKings College LondonInformatics 560,634
The Internet of Silicon Retinas (IOSIRE): Machine-to-machine communications for neuromorphic vision sensing dataMartini, Professor MGKingston UniversityFaculty: Science Engineering & Computing 279,703
The UK Programmable Fixed and Mobile Internet Infrastructure (INITIATE)Simeonidou, Professor DUniversity of BristolElectrical and Electronic Engineering 1,676,408
Time-sensitive protocol design and implementationBocchi, Dr LUniversity of KentSch of Computing 101,196
Towards Ultimate Convergence of All Networks (TOUCAN)Simeonidou, Professor DUniversity of BristolElectrical and Electronic Engineering 5,893,500
Trust and Security in NumbersSmart, Professor NUniversity of BristolComputer Science 1,509,984
Ubiquitous Computing for a Digital EconomyBenford, Professor SUniversity of NottinghamSchool of Computer Science 5,703,935
UK Research Strategy Community Organisation in Communications, Mobile Computing and Networking within the EPSRC ICT Portfolio (CommNet II)O'Farrell, Professor TUniversity of SheffieldElectronic and Electrical Engineering 236,143
User-Centric Visible Light Communications aided NetworksZhang, Dr RUniversity of SouthamptonElectronics and Computer Science 94,403
Warwick Complexity Science Doctoral Training Centre 2Connaughton, Dr CUniversity of WarwickPhysics 3,442,540

Total Number of Grants: 135
Total Value of Grants: £176,029,290

The grant value may include the cost of access to facilities (these funds are not awarded to the grant holding organisation).