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EAS PhD

We are pleased to announce the below studentships for 2016 research opportunities in our School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

Studentships

  • PhD Studentship - Deep Learning Beyond Regression and Classification (R170354)
    Do you want to learn about the first deep learning architecture that does not suffer from the problem of adversarial examples, has its own internal mechanism to have low confidence when it's predictions are weak, and also have extra financial support from industry (Thales UK)? Applications are invited for a three-year eCASE Postgraduate studentship leading to a PhD. The studentship is...
  • PhD Studentship (4 years): Controlling Self-Organising Behaviours in Robotics: An Evolutionary Computation Approach (R170341)
    Applications are invited to apply for a four year Postgraduate Research studentships, supported by the School of Engineering and Applied Science, to be undertaken within the Computer Science Research Group at Aston University. The successful applicant will join the newly formed Aston Institute for Systems Analytics. This studentship is combined with a teaching assistant role. The successful...
  • PhD Studentship - Crowdsourcing user requirements from online discussion forums (R170343)
    Applications are invited for a fully-funded three-year Aston University PhD studentship in Software Engineering. The student will be working within the Computer Science group in Aston University's School of Engineering and Applied Science under the supervision of Professor Pete Sawyer. The successful applicant will join a small, world-leading team investigating the role of crowdsourcing in...
  • PhD Studentship - Ambient monitoring of speech for evidence of cognitive decline (R170344)
    Ambient monitoring of speech for evidence of cognitive decline Applications are invited for a fully-funded three-year Aston University PhD studentship in Digital Health. The student will be working within the Computer Science group in Aston University's School of Engineering and Applied Science under the supervision of Professor Pete Sawyer. The successful applicant will join a small,...
  • PhD Studentship in Heterogeneous Catalysis (3 years) (R170318)
    Applications are invited for a three year Postgraduate studentship, supported by the School of Engineering and Applied Science at Aston University and supervised by Professor Karen Wilson. The successful applicant will join an established experimental group at Aston University working on the rational design of heterogeneous catalysts. The position is available to start in October 2017 (subject...
  • PhD Studentship - Natural Language Processing and Artificial Intelligence (R170267)
    Applications are invited to apply for a four year Postgraduate Research studentship, supported by the School of Engineering and Applied Science, to be undertaken within the Computer Science subject group at Aston University. The successful applicant will join the System Analytics Research Institute (SARI).. This studentship is combined with a teaching assistant role. The successful...
  • PhD Studentship (4 years) : Increasing the self-awareness of models@run.time systems (R170056)
    Applications are invited to apply for a four year Postgraduate Research studentship, supported by the School of Engineering and Applied Science, to be undertaken within the Computer Science subject group at Aston University. The successful applicant will join the Aston Lab for Intelligent Collectives Engineering (ALICE) group. This studentship is combined with a teaching assistant role. The...