Research Funding

By Year / By Type

2019

Ministry of Defence Defence and Security Accelerator (Ref: ACC6007422): £124,901, Principal Investigator ()
  • Received from the Ministry of Defence, UK, 2019
  • Project title: D-FOCUS: Drone-FOrmation Control for countering future Unmanned aerial Systems
  • Supported a collaborative research project with Dr. Subramanian Ramamoorthy from the University of Edinburgh, Dr. He Wang from the University of Leeds, and the industry partner DroneLab
  • Support the recruitment of a Post-doctoral Research Fellow and the cost for equipment
Royal Society Royal Society International Exchanges (Ref: IES\R2\181024): £12,000, Principal Investigator ()
Newcastle Gateshead Initiative GX Project Grants Scheme (Ref: ): £10,242, Principal Investigator ()
Royal Society Royal Society International Exchanges (Ref: IES\R1\191147): £11,940, Contributing Researcher (PI: Dr. Edmond S. L. Ho)

2018

Creative Fuse North East Creative Fuse North East (Ref: ): £24,000, Co-Investigator (PI: Shoes2Run Limited, Industrial Partner)
Northumbria University Postgraduate Research Scholarship (Ref: ): £65,000, Principal Investigator ()
  • Received from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2018
  • Supported one PhD students (Daniel Organisciak) for three years of study
Northumbria University Capital Expenditure for Research Equipment (Ref: ): £25,000, Co-Investigator ()
  • Received from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2018
  • Purchased intelligent interactions equipments including robots, drones and sensors

2017

Royal Society Royal Society International Exchanges (Ref: IE160609): £11,841, Principal Investigator ()
Waseda University Graduate Program for Embodiment Informatics (Ref: H29-LDGSN-024 & H29-LDGSN-025): ¥2.93 million (~£20,000), Contributing Researcher (PI: Prof. Shigeo Morishima)
  • Received from the Waseda University, Japan, 2017
  • Supported 1 Japanese PhD (Naoki Nozawa) from Waseda University, Japan, to work under the supervision of Dr. Hubert P. H. Shum at Northumbria University, UK, for 6 months
  • Supported the PhD with 12 months of studentships
Northumbria University Capital Expenditure for Research Equipment (Ref: 512820): £40,000, Principal Investigator ()
  • Received from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2017
  • Purchased augmented reality equipment and GPU workstations for research and teaching

2016

Northumbria University Research and Enterprise Reward Scheme (Ref: 510972): £6,700, Principal Investigator ()
  • Received from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2016
  • Initiated collaborative research projects with academic and industrial partners
  • Hired 3 part-time Research Assistants (Ranti Endeley, Alex Ono, Matin Salali) for research support
Northumbria University Capital Expenditure for Research Equipment (Ref: 511988): £28,500, Principal Investigator ()
  • Received from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2016
  • Purchased virtual reality equipment and GPU workstations for research and teaching

2015

Erasmus Mundus Erasmus Mundus Action 2 Programme (Ref: 2014-0861/001-001): €3.03 million (Value to Northumbria University: €440,000), Funding Management Officer (PI: Dr. Nauman Aslam)
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology MEXT Top Global University Project Scholarship (Ref: ): £5,500, Contributing Researcher (PI: Prof. Shigeo Morishima)
Northumbria University Top-up Fund for EPSRC Project (Ref: ): £24,300, Principal Investigator ()
  • Received from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2015
  • Increased the scale of the EPSRC project EP/M002632/1
Northumbria University Capital Expenditure for Research Equipment (Ref: 511276 & 511671): £34,500, Principal Investigator ()
  • Received from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2015
  • Purchased an inertia-based motion capture system & a 4K 3D production kit for research and teaching
Northumbria University Research and Enterprise Reward Scheme (Ref: 510972): £3,000, Principal Investigator ()
  • Received from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2015
  • Initiated collaborative research projects with academic and industrial partners

2014

Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council EPSRC First Grant Scheme (Ref: EP/M002632/1): £123,819, Principal Investigator ()
Northumbria University Capital Expenditure for Research Equipment (Ref: 510536): £18,500, Principal Investigator ()
  • Received from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2014
  • Purchased a 3D scanner system for a geometric modelling research project
Northumbria University Postgraduate Research Scholarship (Ref: ): £65,000 x 2 = £130,000, Principal Investigator ()
  • Received from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2014
  • Supported two PhD students (Dr. Yijun Shen, Dr. Jingtian Zhang) for three years of study each

2013

Northumbria University Capital Expenditure for Research Equipment (Ref: 510227): £12,500, Principal Investigator ()
  • Received from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2013
  • Purchase high performance workstations for a crowd simulation project

2012

Northumbria University New Academic Staff Support Grant (Ref: 100700-IO114845): £2,000, Principal Investigator ()
  • Received from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University, UK, 2012
  • Facilitated a new research project and produced a paper on IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics
University of Worcester Vacation Research Assistantship (Ref: ): £1,000, Principal Investigator ()
  • Received from the University of Worcester, UK, 2012
  • Recruited an outstanding undergraduate and produced a conference paper

2009

University of Edinburgh Initiating Knowledge Transfer Fund (Ref: 7P-2414): £15,000, Contributing Researcher (PI: Prof. Taku Komura)

 

         

Last update: 15/10/2019