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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 Systems26 2,831,761
Artificial Intelligence Technologies26 8,971,392
Assistive Technology, Rehabilitation and Musculoskeletal Biomechanics1 413,997
Control Engineering1 329,518
Databases2 678,116
Human Communication in ICT3 110,987
Human-Computer Interaction17 5,435,387
ICT Networks & Distributed Systems32 6,427,790
Information Systems43 9,297,751
Logic and Combinatorics1 345,490
Microelectronics Design2 627,036
Natural Language Processing5 473,093
Numerical Analysis1 700,100
Operational Research2 694,461
Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing29 2,210,004
Programming Languages and Compilers22 2,065,434
Software Engineering35 3,978,655
Statistics and Applied Probability1 1,633,567
Theoretical Computer Science31 5,602,715
Verification and Correctness30 3,762,572