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EPSRC Support by Research Area (Natural Language Processing) in Theme (Information and Communication Technologies)

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 is described by this research area.

Please note: some research areas will appear under multiple themes. There is no unique, absolute, relationship between a research area and a theme.

Grant TitlePrincipal
OrganisationDepartmentTotal Grant
Value (£)
A framework for evaluating and explaining the robustness of NLP modelsCocarascu, Dr OKings College LondonInformatics 318,213
A Lebesgue Integral based Approximation for Language ModellingGui, Dr LKings College LondonComputer Science 202,210
Annotating Reference and Coreference In Dialogue Using Conversational Agents in gamesPoesio, Professor MQueen Mary University of LondonSch of Electronic Eng & Computer Science 1,091,328
Designing Conversational Assistants to Reduce Gender BiasAylett, Dr MPHeriot-Watt UniversityS of Mathematical and Computer Sciences 461,903
Designing Conversational Assistants to Reduce Gender BiasJones, Professor BCUniversity of StrathclydeFaculty of Humanities and Social Science 248,554
Designing Conversational Assistants to Reduce Gender BiasRobertson, Professor JUniversity of EdinburghMoray House School of Education 150,682
Encyclopedic Lexical Representations for Natural Language ProcessingSchockaert, Professor SCardiff UniversityComputer Science 597,263
Exaggeration, cohesion, and fragmentation in on-line forumsPierrehumbert, Professor JUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 604,763
Fluidity in simulated human-robot interaction with speech interfacesHough, Dr JSwansea UniversityCollege of Science 469,255
From data and theory to computational models of more effective virtual human gesturesJack, Professor REUniversity of GlasgowCollege of Medical, Veterinary, Life Sci 435,083
Judicial Decision Data Gathering, Encoding and SharingWindridge, Professor DMiddlesex UniversityFaculty of Science & Technology 132,760
Modeling Idiomaticity in Human and Artificial Language ProcessingVillavicencio, Professor AUniversity of SheffieldComputer Science 446,163
Multimodal Video Search by ExamplesGales, Professor MUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 694,679
Multimodal Video Search by Examples (MVSE)Kittler, Professor JUniversity of SurreyVision Speech and Signal Proc CVSSP 863,565
Multimodal Video Search by Examples (MVSE)Wang, Professor HQueen's University of BelfastSch of Electronics, Elec Eng & Comp Sci 689,253
Natural Language Generation for Low-resource DomainsGkatzia, Dr DEdinburgh Napier UniversitySchool of Computing 416,848
Navigating Chemical Space with Natural Language Processing and Deep LearningPang, Dr JUniversity of GreenwichPharm., Chem. & Environmental Sci., FES 89,566
OntoEm: Semantic Embedding for OntologiesChen, Dr JUniversity of Manchester, TheComputer Science 449,494
Reasoning about Structured Story RepresentationsSchockaert, Professor SCardiff UniversityComputer Science 1,280,944
ReproHum: Investigating Reproducibility of Human Evaluations in Natural Language ProcessingBelz, Professor AUniversity of AberdeenComputing Science 227,202
Seeing Migration Narratives: Enhancing Decision Making Through Visualisation of Policy Debates for Civil Society and the MediaHale, Dr SUniversity of OxfordOxford Internet Institute 609,416
Streamlining Social Decision Making for Improved Internet StandardsPurver, Professor MQueen Mary University of LondonSch of Electronic Eng & Computer Science 757,243
Streamlining Social Decision Making for Improved Internet StandardsPerkins, Dr CUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Computing Science 400,160
Unmute: Opening Spoken Language Interaction to the Currently UnheardBell, Dr PJUniversity of EdinburghCentre for Speech Technology Research 970,668
Visual AI: An Open World Interpretable Visual TransformerZisserman, Professor AUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 5,912,097

Total Number of Grants: 25
Total Value of Grants: £18,519,311

The grant value may include the cost of access to facilities (these funds are not awarded to the grant holding organisation).