EPSRC logo

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 Systems27 3,156,736
Artificial Intelligence Technologies24 9,009,945
Assistive Technology, Rehabilitation and Musculoskeletal Biomechanics1 197,585
Control Engineering1 329,518
Databases2 678,116
Human Communication in ICT1 28,720
Human-Computer Interaction12 3,861,660
ICT Networks & Distributed Systems32 6,390,507
Information Systems43 8,770,988
Logic and Combinatorics1 346,298
Microelectronics Design2 627,036
Natural Language Processing4 283,932
Numerical Analysis1 700,100
Operational Research2 701,434
Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing29 2,289,276
Programming Languages and Compilers22 2,069,266
Software Engineering36 4,139,604
Statistics and Applied Probability1 1,633,567
Theoretical Computer Science30 5,304,072
Verification and Correctness32 4,500,963