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School of Computing, Engineering & Digital Technologies research

The School of Computing, Engineering & Digital Technologies conducts a wide range of both theoretical and applied research from computer science and artificial intelligence to games, animation, media and the Arts. Hosted in our in our research groups (Games, Animation, Media & the Arts, Machine Intelligence and Software & Systems) we specialise in and are recognised for our research in Artificial Intelligence, software engineering, programming languages, Internet of Things, Cybersecurity, computer games, immersive technologies, animation, media and fine art.

We have secured research funding from various sources including: the European Commission; UKRI (EPSRC, BBSRC, Innovate UK); ICO and the Future of Life Institute. We collaborate with a range of academic and industrial partners at both international and national levels.

In REF2014, 100% of our research in Computer Science and Informatics and 61% in Art and Design were considered as internationally recognised, with 69.8% of our Computer Science outputs and 70% of our Art and Design impact ranked as world leading or internationally excellent .

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Teesside University research helping to transform construction industry

Pioneering research by a Teesside University team is helping to ensure people are at the heart of future social housing design and manufacture.

27 Jul 2020 Research

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International research to tackle contaminated groundwater

A Teesside University expert has been leading a global research project which is aiming to find new ways to clean contaminated groundwater.

4 Jun 2020 Research