AI at Nottingham
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Our AI Research


Research into artificial intelligence and related topics is carried out in different research groups across several schools and departments, research institutes, doctoral training centres and innovative training networks at the University of Nottingham. In addition, University’s Beacons of Excellence are committed to tackling global challenges in collaboration with a variety of national and international industry partners.  

The University of Nottingham is home to world-class foundational and applied AI research, including: 

  • Agent-based simulation

  • Computer vision

  • Human-computer interaction

  • Modelling

  • Autonomous systems

  • Data science

  • Hybrid AI

  • Natural language understanding

  • Big data 

  • Distributed AI

  • Intelligent decision support systems

  • The responsible use of AI

  • Computational optimisation

  • Explainable AI

  • Machine learning

  • Uncertainty in AI


Technical work is embedded in the wider societal context - where our research addresses issues of human rights, policies, regulation, law and ethics related to AI - a constantly shifting landscape as societies adopt and adapt new technologies.

AI Research Groups

Business School


School of Psychology


Beacons, Institutes, Networks and Hubs

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Smart Products Beacons

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Horizon Digital Economy Research

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Midlands Centre for Data-Driven Metrology


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Rehabilitation Technologies Network+

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Responsible AI UK

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Inclusive Financial Technology Hub

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Healthcare Technologies Network+

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Our Address:
The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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