Projects for Edinburgh Campus

Project title Supervisor MSc programme Project Type
Social Robots, VR/AR and Cognitive Robotic Environments for Independent Living (suitable for multiple students) Mauro Dragone Applied Data Science, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Telecommunications, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Piezoelectric sensing of biological signals Michael Crichton Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Energy, Renewable Energy Engineering
4D bandages Michael Crichton Advanced Mechanical Engineering Experimental
Flexible electronic tattoos Michael Crichton Advanced Mechanical Engineering Experimental
Digital twins and proxies for Integrated Safety Compliant Edge Robotics (ISCER) Theo Lim Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Applied Data Science, Brewing and Distilling, Brewing and Distilling with Entrepreneurship, Energy, Renewable Energy and Distributed Generation, Renewable Energy Engineering, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Stochastic Modelling and Computational Data Science, Telecommunications, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Sensorial perception (2014-15) (2014-15) (2015-16) (2015-16) T. Lim Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Telecommunications, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Energy efficiency: Modelling dynamic fouling in heat exchanger design. Dr Victor Francia Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Energy, Renewable Energy Engineering Computational
Self-organization of bubbles: Modelling a structured gas-solid fluidised bed. Dr Victor Francia Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Energy, Renewable Energy Engineering Computational
Modelling growth and breakage of dynamic particle structures. Dr Victor Francia Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Energy, Renewable Energy Engineering Computational
Dynamic cohesive powders: Consolidation and breakage. Dr Victor Francia Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Energy, Renewable Energy Engineering Experimental
Digital manufacturing of soft machines Dr Morteza Amjadi Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems Experimental
Soft optomechanical sensors for human motion detection Dr Morteza Amjadi Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems
Magnetically actuated soft small-scale robots Dr Morteza Amjadi Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems Experimental
Programmable soft actuators Dr Morteza Amjadi Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems Experimental
Biomedical sensors for personalized healthcare monitoring Dr Morteza Amjadi Advanced Mechanical Engineering Experimental
Internet of Robotic Things (suitable for multiple students) Mauro Dragone Applied Data Science, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Telecommunications Mixed
Underwater Robotic and Sensor Networks (suitable for multiple students) Mauro Dragone Photonics and Optoelectronic Devices, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Telecommunications, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Projects in Wind energy/ Tidal energy / Energy networks / Microgrids / .... Wolf-Gerrit Fruh Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Energy, Renewable Energy Engineering
Techno-economic assessment of indirect mineral carbonation routes for CO2 capture and utilisation Mijndert van der Spek Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Energy, Renewable Energy and Distributed Generation, Renewable Energy Engineering Modelling
Brewing and Distilling MSc Project Scholarship Opportunities Brewing and Distilling, Brewing and Distilling with Entrepreneurship Experimental
Brewing & Distilling, fermentation, valorisation and process improvement Dr Dawn Maskell Brewing and Distilling, Brewing and Distilling with Entrepreneurship Mixed
Mathematica based software for converting the Navier-Stokes equations K. Dadzie Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Applied Data Science, Stochastic Modelling and Computational Data Science Theoretical
Turbulence model derivation from re-casted Navier-Stokes equations K. Dadzie Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Applied Data Science, Stochastic Modelling and Computational Data Science
Burnett-regime continuum flow equations from re-casted Navier-Stokes equation perspectives K. Dadzie Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Applied Data Science, Stochastic Modelling and Computational Data Science Theoretical
Modelling Gas Flows in Porous Media using new Continuum Approach in OpenFOAM (2015-16) Dr. S Kokou Dadzie Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Energy, Renewable Energy Engineering Computational
Machine Learning Approaches for Secure Wireless Communications Dr Muhammad Khandaker Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Telecommunications, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Experimental
Development of “Cheap” Digital Holographic Microscope Dr. Ali Ozel Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Applied Data Science, Stochastic Modelling and Computational Data Science, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Cellular Uptake of Nanoparticles Dr. Ali Ozel Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Stochastic Modelling and Computational Data Science Computational
Bone mechanics from molecule to organ Uwe Wolfram and Ali Ozel Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Applied Data Science, Stochastic Modelling and Computational Data Science Mixed
Fibre reinforced cements Uwe Wolfram, Craig Kennedy Advanced Mechanical Engineering Mixed
Hair Reinforced Plasters: Lime-Keratin interactions from historic buildings Uwe Wolfram, Craig Kennedy Advanced Mechanical Engineering Mixed
Bone healing and adaption Uwe Wolfram Advanced Mechanical Engineering Computational
Combat climate change: Simulation based monitoring of coral reefs Uwe Wolfram Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Patient specific bone models Uwe Wolfram Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Applied Data Science, Stochastic Modelling and Computational Data Science, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Inhalers: Personalised treatments for children to elderly Uwe Wolfram and Ali Ozel Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Applied Data Science, Stochastic Modelling and Computational Data Science, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Computational
Microballistics - Dust Impacts on Aerospace Materials Martin McCoustra Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Energy, Photonics and Optoelectronic Devices Mixed
Simulations of Deposition of Barium Sulphate in Pipes with Population Balance Equation Dr. Ali Ozel Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Energy Computational
Lattice-Boltzmann Simulations of Biological Flows Dr. Ali Ozel, Dr. Yuhang Chen Advanced Mechanical Engineering Computational
Development of Particle-Resolved Direct Numerical Simulation Method with OpenFOAM Dr. Ali Ozel Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Energy Computational
Numerical Simulations of Drying Droplets for Coating Applications Dr. Ali Ozel Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Energy Computational
Rock Avalanche Modelling with Quadrature-Based Moment Method Dr. Ali Ozel Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Energy Computational
David Jenkins: Research interests relate to yeast, fermentation, packaged product quality. David Jenkins Brewing and Distilling, Brewing and Distilling with Entrepreneurship Mixed
Human heart cells as a potential energy source. Euan Brown Energy Experimental
Brewing and Distilling Raw Materials (Dr. Calum Holmes) Dr. Calum Holmes Brewing and Distilling, Brewing and Distilling with Entrepreneurship Mixed
Machine learning techniques for interpreting scattered through organs to locate the point source Dr Marta Vallejo Photonics and Optoelectronic Devices, Stochastic Modelling and Computational Data Science, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Computational
FPGA based software defined radio Yuan Ding Telecommunications Experimental
Using Time Modulated Antenna Array for Secure Wireless Communication Yuan Ding Telecommunications Experimental
Monitoring for Waterborne Pathogens (2014-15) (2014-15) (2015-16) (2015-16) Helen Bridle Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Photonics and Optoelectronic Devices, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Experimental
Radar development for assisted living applications Dimitris Anagnostou Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Telecommunications, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Development
Autonomous conformal antenna arrays for UAVs with deformable wing surfaces Dimitris Anagnostou Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Telecommunications, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Development
Characterization of advanced phase-change Vanadium Dioxide (VO2) material for electromagnetic cloaks for stealth applications Dimitris Anagnostou Photonics and Optoelectronic Devices, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Telecommunications, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Dual-polarization and dual-frequency antennas and arrays for 5G telecommunication systems Dimitris Anagnostou Renewable Energy and Distributed Generation, Renewable Energy Engineering, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Telecommunications, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Directive Antenans for PocketQube Satellites Dimitris Anagnostou Telecommunications Modelling
Massive MIMO (2016-17) Mathini Sellathurai Telecommunications, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Computational