SCC Academic is Top of the List for First Grant Funding
Dr Ioannis Chatzigeorgiou of the School of Computing and Communications (SCC) has secured funding for an 18-month project entitled "Network error control for Rapid and Reliable Data Delivery (R2D2)".
The project (EP/L006251/1), was ranked first among competing First Grant proposals and is set in the research field of network error correction and will develop unified channel and network codes to deliver high reliability, low decoding complexity and increased security in next generation networks to satisfy the increasing demand for streaming and downloading of high quality media.
The funding comes from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) under the First Grant scheme.
Fri 19 July 2013
School of Computing and Communications computer scientists are at the forefront of a UK-wide BBC initiative launched on March 12th to inspire a new generation to get creative with coding, programming and digital technology.
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Tue 31 March 2015
A Faculty team representing science, technology, engineering and maths took part in EDF Energy's 'Science Day' on Saturday 21st March at Heysham Power Station.
Wed 25 March 2015
Professor Roger Jones has replaced Professor Peter Ratoff as Head of the Physics Department. Roger gained a PhD studying neutrino interactions at CERN and Fermilab before starting his career at CERN working at the Large Electron-Positron (LEP) Collider.
Tue 24 March 2015
As part of British Science week, 170 students from 14 schools across the region came to Lancaster University on Wednesday 18th March to compete in science, technology, engineering and mathematics challenges.
Mon 23 March 2015