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EPSRC Support by Research Areas in Theme (Global Uncertainties)

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. The number and value of grants listed below reflects how the theme portfolio in question is currently constituted.

Please note: this is a dynamic database reflecting the current grants portfolio by Research Area within a Theme. Therefore, the number and value of grants within a Research Area will not match exactly the thematic Research Area distributions given at EPSRC's portfolio.

Research AreaNumber of GrantsProportional Value (£)
Architecture and Operating Systems8 2,017,046
Artificial Intelligence Technologies19 4,576,554
Complexity Science3 266,122
Control Engineering5 477,830
Databases1 197,550
Digital Signal Processing2 541,926
Energy Networks2 205,723
Human Communication in ICT3 110,987
Human-Computer Interaction18 6,118,456
ICT Networks & Distributed Systems33 10,746,204
Image and Vision Computing2 118,301
Information Systems12 5,351,367
Logic and Combinatorics1 345,490
Microelectronics Design2 812,889
Natural Language Processing2 381,779
Numerical Analysis2 889,220
Operational research5 984,183
Performance and Inspection of Mechanical Structures and Systems1 3,519,548
Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing9 981,814
Process Systems: Components and Integration1 37,801
Programming Languages and Compilers7 2,142,093
RF & MW Communications1 2,019
Sensors and Instrumentation1 75,602
Software Engineering11 2,982,817
Statistics and Applied Probability4 2,285,275
Theoretical computer science29 7,583,667
Verification and Correctness22 4,589,479