Organization profile

Organisation profile

Our research is strongly inter-disciplinary and combines practical application with a strong theoretical understanding. It is concerned with systems-wide issues in computer science ranging from mathematical foundations through visual and cognitive processes to media technology, human-centred design and collaborative systems.

REF 2014 results

The results of the Research Evaluation Framework (REF) 2014 confirm the excellence of the research undertaken in the department. View REF 2014 results of departments of the Faculty of Science.

PhD projects

For a list of our ongoing PhD research projects please see our Current PhDs.

Research centres

Research themes

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Semantics Engineering & Materials Science
Animation Engineering & Materials Science
Cameras Engineering & Materials Science
Robots Engineering & Materials Science
Algebra Engineering & Materials Science
Monads Mathematics
Decomposition Engineering & Materials Science
Game Semantics Mathematics

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Projects 2005 2022

NCCE - SW Partnership: National Centre for Computing Education - South West Partnership

Hayhoe, S. & Davenport, J.


Project: Central government, health and local authoritiesTransfer (professional training)

Typed Lambda-Calculi with Sharing and Unsharing

Heijltjes, W.


Project: Research council

Research Output 1970 2019

Emotional Utility and Recall of the Facebook News Feed

Nontasil, P. & Payne, S., 6 May 2019, (Accepted/In press) CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Exploring the Future Role of Self-Tracking Data in the Rheumatology Clinic

Hue, W., Jones, S. & Sengupta, R., 5 Apr 2019, Healthcare of the Future. Biel/Bienne, Switzerland: IOS Press, 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fouling and cleaning in food processing 2018

Chew, Y. M. J. & Wilson, D. I., 1 Jan 2019, In : Food and Bioproducts Processing. 113, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial


Dataset for 'How smart do smart meters need to be?'

Mogles, N. (Creator), Walker, I. (Creator), Ramallo Gonzalez, A. (Creator), Lee, J. (Creator), Natarajan, S. (Creator), Padget, J. (Creator), Thomas, E. (Creator), Hyniewska, S. (Creator), Lovett, T. (Creator), Ren, G. (Creator), O'Neill, E. (Creator), Hourizi, R. (Creator), Coley, D. (Creator), University of Bath, 1 Oct 2016


Data for 'Fast Matrix Operations in Computer Algebra'

Tonks, Z. (Creator), University of Bath, 13 Dec 2017


Student theses

Aspects of learning within networks of spiking neurons

Author: Carnell, A., 1 Nov 2008

Supervisor: Richardson, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD


Autonomous Visual Learning for Robotic Systems

Author: Beale, D., 31 Mar 2012

Supervisor: Hall, P. (Supervisor) & Iravani, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD


Designing Emotionally Expressive Behaviour: Intelligibility and Predictability in Human-Robot Interaction

Author: Novikova, J., 1 Mar 2016

Supervisor: Watts, L. (Supervisor) & Bryson, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD