Funded EPSRC Seed Corn Projects - Autumn 2016

Seedcorn projects run for six months. October 2016 - April 2017 (Round 1) projects are listed below. These are collaborative projects between the University of Exeter (UoE) and King's College London (KCL).

Principal investigator(s)Co-InvestigatorPhD student or Research Fellow(s)Project title
Professor Kevin O'Byrne (KCL)

Professor KrasimiraTsaneva-Atanasova (UoE)

Dr Xiao Feng Li (KCL) and Dr Margaritis Voliotis (UoE)

The hypothalamic KNDy neural network underlies the emergence of the GnRH pulse generation

Dr Steve Niederer (KCL) and Dr Sander Land (KCL)

Professor Peter Challenor (UoE) Lauric Ferrat (UoE) A patient specific statistical-systems approach to mechanistically stratify heat failure with preserved ejection fraction patients based on the cause of increased ventricular stiffness

Dr Matteo Cella (KCL) and Dr Daniel Stahl (KCL)

Dr Jamie Walker (UoE) Dr Eder Zavala (UoE)

Developing mathematical methods to infer mental health states from wearable technology