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Research Funding

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External Grants

The Catapult Network (S-TRIG)
Security Technology Research Innovation Grants Programme (S-TRIG) (Ref: 007CD): £29,500, Principal Investigator ()
Project Title: Tracking Drones Across Different Platforms with Machine Vision

Received from The Catapult Network (S-TRIG), UK, 2020-2021
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The Ministry of Defence (DASA)
Defence and Security Accelerator (Ref: DSTLX-1000140725): £124,901, Principal Investigator ()
Project Title: D-FOCUS: Drone-FOrmation Control for countering future Unmanned aerial Systems

Received from The Ministry of Defence (DASA), UK, 2019-2020
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Newcastle Gateshead Initiative
GX Project Grants Scheme (Ref: ): £10,242, Principal Investigator ()
Project Title: Wound Monitoring with Depth Cameras on Portable Systems

Received from Newcastle Gateshead Initiative, UK, 2019-2019
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The Royal Society
Royal Society International Exchanges (Ref: IES\R2\181024): £12,000, Principal Investigator ()
Project Title: Modelling Human Motion for Synthesis and Recognition with Deep Learning on Surface Features

Received from The Royal Society, UK, 2019-2022
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The Royal Society
Royal Society International Exchanges (Ref: IES\R1\191147): £11,940, Co-Applicant (PI: Dr Edmond S. L. Ho)
Project Title: Autonomous Monitoring for Patients and Older People using Smart Environments with Sensor Fusion

Received from The Royal Society, UK, 2019-2019
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Creative Fuse North East
Creative Fuse North East (Ref: ): £24,000, Co-Investigator (PI: Shoes2Run Limited, Industrial Partner)
Project Title: Shoes2Run Wearable Technology

Received from Creative Fuse North East, UK, 2018-2019
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The Royal Society
Royal Society International Exchanges (Ref: IE160609): £11,841, Principal Investigator ()
Project Title: An Affective Smart Environment for Personalized Learning and Teaching

Received from The Royal Society, UK, 2017-2019
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Erasmus Mundus
Erasmus Mundus Action 2 Programme (Ref: 2014-0861/001-001): €3.03 million, Northumbria University Funding Management Officer (International PI: Prof. Nauman Aslam)
Project Title: Sustainable Green Economies through Learning, Innovation, Networking and Knowledge Exchange (gLink)

Received from Erasmus Mundus, 2015-2018
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The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
EPSRC First Grant Scheme (Ref: EP/M002632/1): £123,819, Principal Investigator ()
Project Title: Interaction-based Human Motion Analysis

Received from The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, UK, 2014-2016
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Internal Grants

Durham University
Start-up Research Grant (Ref: S090HS): £8,000, Principal Investigator ()
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Received from Department of Computer Science, Durham University, UK, 2020-2022
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Northumbria University
Capital Expenditure for Research Equipment (Ref: ): £25,000, Co-Investigator (PI: Dr Edmond S. L. Ho)
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Received from Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2018-2019
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Northumbria University
Capital Expenditure for Research Equipment (Ref: 512820): £40,000, Principal Investigator ()
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Received from Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2017-2018
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Northumbria University
Research and Enterprise Reward Scheme (Ref: 510972): £6,700, Principal Investigator ()
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Received from Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2016-2017
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Northumbria University
Capital Expenditure for Research Equipment (Ref: 511988): £28,500, Principal Investigator ()
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Received from Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2016-2017
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Northumbria University
Top-up Fund for EPSRC Project (Ref: ): £24,300, Principal Investigator ()
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Received from Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2015-2017
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Northumbria University
Capital Expenditure for Research Equipment (Ref: 511276 & 511671): £34,500, Principal Investigator ()
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Received from Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2015-2016
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Northumbria University
Research and Enterprise Reward Scheme (Ref: 510972): £3,000, Principal Investigator ()
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Received from Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2015-2016
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Northumbria University
Capital Expenditure for Research Equipment (Ref: 510536): £18,500, Principal Investigator ()
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Received from Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2014-2015
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Northumbria University
Capital Expenditure for Research Equipment (Ref: 510227): £12,500, Principal Investigator ()
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Received from Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2013-2014
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Northumbria University
New Academic Staff Support Grant (Ref: 100700-IO114845): £2,000, Principal Investigator ()
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Received from Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2012-2013
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The University of Worcester
Vacation Research Assistantship (Ref: ): £1,000, Principal Investigator ()
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Received from The University of Worcester, UK, 2012-2012
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The University of Edinburgh
Initiating Knowledge Transfer Fund (Ref: 7P-2414): £15,000, Contributing Researcher (PI: Prof. Taku Komura, PhD Supervisor)
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Received from Edinburgh Research and Innovation Department, The University of Edinburgh, UK, 2009-2010
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Scholarships

Northumbria University
Postgraduate Research Scholarship (Ref: ): £65,000, Principal Investigator ()
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Received from Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2020-2022
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Northumbria University
Postgraduate Research Scholarship (Ref: ): £65,000, Principal Investigator ()
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Received from Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2018-2021
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Waseda University
Graduate Program for Embodiment Informatics (Ref: H29-LDGSN-024 & H29-LDGSN-025): ¥2.93 million (~£20,000), Co-Applicant (PI: Prof. Shigeo Morishima, Japanese Partner)
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Received from Waseda University, Japan, 2017-2018
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The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
MEXT Top Global University Project Scholarship (Ref: ): £5,500, Co-Applicant (PI: Prof. Shigeo Morishima, Japanese Partner)
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Received from The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, 2015-2016
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Northumbria University
Postgraduate Research Scholarship (Ref: ): £65,000 x 2 = £130,000, Principal Investigator ()
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Received from Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2014-2018
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Last update: 15 April 2021