Centre for Computing & Computational Sciences

Centre for Computing & Computational Sciences

The centre specialises in the application of computational and computer science, software engineering and artificial intelligence techniques to real-life industrial and commercial problems.

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The groups within the centre have been active for more than 20 years and have undertaken projects in temporal representation and reasoning, middleware and autonomic computing, sensors, and smart embedded (sensor) systems, high performance computing, case-based reasoning, business intelligence, data mining, expert systems, genetic algorithms, knowledge management and reuse, etc.

The centre attracts substantial funding from EU and UK government departments and agencies and is currently involved in a number of large-scale industrial collaborations funded by the Technology Strategy Board (TBS).

The centre's capabilities in research and consultancy cover a range of projects including:

  • Temporal presentation and reasoning
  • Knowledge-based systems and case-based reasoning
  • Data mining
  • Parallel processing and high-performance computing
  • Middleware and autonomic computing
  • Business software systems integration
  • Business process improvement
  • Data warehousing
  • Business intelligence
  • Data cleaning and integrity
  • Information security
  • Information integrity
  • Predictive analytics