Current Research Projects
VERSO (Principal Investigator): Funded by SeeByte, MASTS and Datalab: a PhD placement looking at data-driven techniques for interaction with autonomous vehicles (October 2017-March 2021).
Previous Research Projects
INCA (Principal Investigator): Intelligent iNteraCtion for
Autonomy (INCA) is funded by the Leverhulme Trust
Fellowship scheme (August 2017-July 2018).
MIRIAM (Principal Investigator): Multimodal
Intelligent inteRactIon for Autonomous systeMs (MIRIAM)
funded by Dstl under
the Defence and Security Accelerator under the
revolutionise the human information relationship for
Defence with industry
Emote (Work Package lead): EU FP7 EMOTE
project to design, develop and evaluate a new
generation of artificial embodied tutors that have
perceptive capabilities to engage in empathic
interactions with learners in a shared physical
PARLANCE (Coordinator): FP7 funded project PARLANCE on search through adaptive, personalised incremental interaction (2011-2014) with team: Nina Dethlefs, Heriberto Cuayahuitl, Arash Eshghi, Simon Keizer, Xingkun Liu, Yanchao Yu, Sandra Birch and advisors Oliver Lemon and Verena Rieser.
REGIME Phase 1 (Principal Investigator): REGIME Phase 1 (REport GeneratIon from Meta-data), DSTL funded project as part of the ASUR programme on report generation (2014) with Dr. Zhuoran Wang.
CLASSiC (Research Fellow): The EU FP7 project CLASSiC on statistical end-to-end spoken dialogue systems. (2008-2011)
mySneeze (Principal Investigator): The mySneeze project, a multidisciplinary project with three other Scottish Universities, leading design, development and evaluation of the mySneeze mobile application for hay fever monitoring (2011-2014).
DUDE (Research Fellow): Scottish Enterprise Proof of Concept project (2007-2008).