Current Research Projects

“Revealing Young Learners’ Mental Models of Online Sludge” – EPSRC Sprite + Sandpit on digital vulnerabilities. (Total: £29,533-Brunel: £4,293 (80% FEC). PI: Dr Cigdem Sengul, Dr Karen Renaud (University of Strathclyde), Dr Nejamin Morrison (Northumbria University), Dr Bryan CLift (Bath University), Dr Kovila Coopamootoo (Kings College London), Dr Mark Springette (Middlesex University) and Dr Jacqui Taylor (Bournemouth University). 

“Trust in the home: rethinking interface design in the Internet of Things” – EPSRC HDI- network. (£7447). PI: Dr Cigdem Sengul with Dr Monahar (Brunel Design) and Dr Chen (University of Nottingham).

“Algomo_2.0: Scaling conversational AI to 100+ languages” – Innovate UK Smart Grant ”. Start date: February 2022. End Date: July 2023. Total: £489,036 (Brunel: £96,428). PI: Dr Lela Koulouri

“Tagomo: an AI-assisted text exploration and labelling platform” – Innovate UK Smart Grant. Start date: July 2021. End Date: June 2022. Total: £257,082 (Brunel: £29,293). PI: Dr Lela Koulouri

Recent Publications