Information and Security research
Research Theme Champion: Dr Farshid Amirabdollahian (School of Computer Science)
Information is vital to innovation in a rapidly changing world. With the advancement of information and communication technologies, an ever-increasing large volume of data contributes to solutions addressing societal challenges such as health and demographic change and ageing, food security, and clean energy.
The wide-spread use of Information Technology in every sector of life highlights the value of this commodity which necessitates its security. The theme of information and security encompasses strong research in areas such as robotics, artificial intelligence, algorithms, and biocomputation, as well as cyber security, biodefense and civil protection.
This page gives you direct access to some of our key projects and offers links to the Research Centres and Groups, degree courses, PhD opportunities, news and public engagement that come under the Information and Security research theme.
Research Centres and Groups
Information and Security research at the University of Hertfordshire takes place across a number of Research Centres, Groups and disciplines:
Doctorates, degrees and courses
We offer one of the most diverse range of research degree programmes in the UK.
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Kaspar, the School of Computer Science’s robot at the forefront of android technology being developed to treat children with autism, featured in the BBC Two programme “Two Robots and Us”...
16 January 2018
Development of high quality, large-scale event video streaming facility....
19 October 2017
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