£4.78m to Advance Agritech Innovation

£4.78m to Advance Agritech Innovation

Agritech innovation has been given a funding boost of £4.78 million to turn cutting-edge research into commercially attractive technology. The fund will be delivered by the newly formed Ceres Agritech Knowledge Exchange Partnership, which aims to pool the research expertise of five universities and three agricultural research centres with support and expertise of commercial partners.

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Research Seminar: Robot Learning with an Unknown Reward Function

Research Seminar: Robot Learning with an Unknown Reward Function

We are pleased to announce an exciting seminar by Robert Pinsler (Cambridge University).  He will visit us on Wednesday, 11/4/2018 and give a talk at 2pm in INB3102. Robot Learning with an Unknown Reward Function While reinforcement learning has led to…

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First periodic Review Meeting in Luxembourg

First periodic Review Meeting in Luxembourg

Last week the ILIAD consortium gathered in Luxembourg, on the 19th and 20th of March, for its first Periodic Review Meeting at the European Commission. Main objectives of the meeting were to provide a overview of the work carried out in the First Repor…

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Inspired by Insects: New Anti-collision Technology Could Help Create Safer Driverless Cars

Inspired by Insects: New Anti-collision Technology Could Help Create Safer Driverless Cars

Swarming insects are the inspiration behind a global research project that aims to create a pioneering new collision avoidance system to enhance the safety of driverless cars.

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