School of Computing

 

Research

The School of Computing was ranked highly in the recent government run Research Excellence Framework (REF) exercise.
Our research intensity was ranked 12th out of 89, with superb impact – 100% of our research impact ranked world leading or internationally excellent.

Head of School, Professor Richard Jones said “We are delighted that the quality of the School’s research was recognised in the very successful REF results. We rank in the top quartile of 89 Computing departments across the country, coming 22nd for Research Power and 12th for Research Intensity. Our impact was particularly impressive, with 100% of the submission being rated 4* or 3*. The depth of research in the School is evident as we submitted nearly all eligible academic staff.”

Research at Kent

What do we do at Kent?

PhD and research degrees

School Seminars

Working with us

Groups and Inter-disciplinary

Programming Languages and Systems Research Group

Computational Intelligence Research Group

Cyber Security Group

Computing Education Research Group

Data Science Research Group

Interdisciplinary Research Centre in Cyber Security

News

Promotion success for Radu Grigore Congratulations to Dr Radu Grigore who has been promoted to Senior Lecturer with effect from 1 October 2018. Radu has been a lecturer in the School of Computing since 2016 and teaches on the undergraduate and Master's programmes at the Canterbury campus. Radu is an active member of the Programming Languages and Systems Research Group and his  research focuses on developing refinement techniques for program analyses and working on run-time veri...

2 October 2018

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A computational prosthesis for the speech impaired – Think Kent Video As part of the University of Kent Think Kent series – a collection of YouTube videos celebrating research with international impact at the University – Professor Ian McLoughlin describes how advances in speech technology are being adapted to assist patients who experience speech impairment. In this work in the School of Computing Medway, the latest deep learning techniques are being combined with speech proces...

25 September 2018

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Think Kent video on the future of quantum computing As part of the University of Kent Think Kent series – a collection of YouTube videos celebrating research with international impact at the University – Dr Carlos A. Perez-Delgado explores the future of quantum computing. Google, Intel, IBM and NEC are just a few of the large, well-known companies that have announced large investments, and accomplishments, towards building large-scale quantum computers. But, what is a quantum computer? In this t...

21 September 2018

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Calling all female computing students! https://t.co/fpKWV8iXDt

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Congratulations to Direna Rugnato and Devesh Patel, who were part of a team who won the Innovation and Bright Idea… https://t.co/86X58N0uXj

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Entrepreneurship: Setting up your own Tech Business, today at 3pm in Keynes sr17. Come along and bring your friends… https://t.co/glFk1FY4ch

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School of Computing, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NF

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Last Updated: 09/03/2018