Artificial Intelligence

Innovative research in all areas of Artificial Intelligence, including:

  • Machine Learning
  • Deep Neural Nets
  • Deep Learning
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Semantics, Ontologies and Reasoning
  • Knowledge and Data Engineering
  • Multi-Agent Systems
  • Recommender Systems

Sample Application Areas

  • Health Informatics
  • Visual Computing Applications (computer vision, image analysis and manipulation)
  • Systems for Data Ethics and Governance
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (especially autonomous vehicles)
  • Optimisation of resource usage in large-scale dynamic decentralised heterogeneous environments (for example, smart energy grid and intelligent urban traffic and mobility solutions)
  • Accelerating deep neural networks on embedded systems
  • Fraud Detection in social networks
  • Personalisation applications
  • Dialogue interaction
  • Data Integration
  • Digital Humanities

Faculty Members

Staff Name,
Research Group & Centres
Research Interests Publications
Ahmad, Khurshid Artificial Intelligence, Neural Networks, terminology & Ontology, Cross-modal interactions (image-text and text-number interaction), Grid-based financial modelling and sentiment analysis, Multi-lingual (Arabic, Chinese, Celtic languages) text processing, Video annotation and surveillance
Arnedillo Sanchez, Inmaculada
Learning Technologies, in particular, Mobile Learning technologies; Other areas of interest are the use of ICT as Socio-cultural Tools for Social Integration; Enabling technologies and CALL (Computer Assisted Language Learning)
Conlan, Owen
Adaptive Systems; Personalised eLearning; Adaptive Hypermedia; Strategies for Adaptation; Visualisation
Di Liberto, Giovanni
Machine Learning, Signal Processing, Cognitive Science, Speech processing, Linguistics, Neurolinguistics, Neuroscience, Brain Health, Language Development
Doherty, Gavin
Human-Computer Interaction; Design of information displays; Design of mobile applications; System modelling, specification & analysis; Interaction design for speech and language based interfaces; Technology in Mental Health; Technology in Manufacturing

Emms, Martin


Parsing Formalisms, Statistical Methods, Type Inference for Programming Languages

Fernando, Tim


Natural language semantics and knowledge representation
Graham, Yvette Natural Language Processing, Dialog Systems, Machine Translation
Hederman, Lucy
Health informatics, specifically clinical decision support; Knowledge management

Kelleher, John


Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Processing  
Lewis, Dave
Network and Service Management; Policy Engineering; Autonomic Systems; Knowledge-driven system engineering
O'Hare, Gregory
Multi-Agent Systems, Intelligent Agents
O'Sullivan, Declan
Information Integration, Semantic Modelling; Semantic Interoperability, Data and Semantic Mapping
Stephens, Gaye
Design and use of Quality Electronic Health Record Systems; Role of Quality Electronic Health Record Systems to drive patient-led transformation of patient interactions which lead to optimum, personalised outcomes.

Vogel, Carl


Computational Linguistics, Linguistic Anomaly, HPSG Syntax, Formal Semantics, Cognitive Science, Language Evolution, Artificial Intelligence and Law, Forensic Linguistics
Wade, Vincent
Personalisation, Adaptive Web Systems, Knowledge Engineering, eLearning Systems, Service Management