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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 Systems22 2,953,682
Artificial Intelligence Technologies18 6,675,572
Assistive Technology, Rehabilitation and Musculoskeletal Biomechanics1 413,997
Complexity Science1 150,998
Control Engineering1 329,518
Databases1 197,550
Human Communication in ICT3 110,987
Human-Computer Interaction17 7,132,292
ICT Networks & Distributed Systems31 8,434,258
Information Systems35 9,864,413
Logic and Combinatorics1 345,490
Microelectronics Design2 627,036
Natural Language Processing2 381,779
Numerical Analysis1 889,220
Operational Research2 694,461
Performance and Inspection of Mechanical Structures and Systems1 3,520,471
Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing19 1,210,091
Programming Languages and Compilers17 2,036,356
Software Engineering21 2,531,293
Statistics and Applied Probability1 2,074,846
Theoretical computer science29 6,592,231
Verification and Correctness25 3,178,121