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Agriforwards CDT

‘Agriforwards’ is the world's first EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Agri-Food Robotics.

Agriforwards CDT has been established by the University of Lincoln in collaboration with the University of Cambridge and University of East Anglia.

Agriforwards CDT provides a unique blend of technical expertise, outstanding research environment and, most important, integral industry collaboration in Agri-food Robotics.

Agriforwards student recruitment happens 3 times a year. Below the dates for Michaelmas 2023 entry:

Round 1 Applications open in September 2022 Application Deadline: 30 October 2022
Round 2 Applications open in December 2022 Application Deadline: 30 January 2023
Round 3 Applications open in March 2023 Application deadline 30 April 2023

For general information about Agriforwards CDT please go to Agriforwards CDT - Lincoln.

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3rd OHMC Annual Workshop

Our vision is to put people at the centre of the machine intelligence revolution, to create disruptive solutions for our societal challenges by transforming the fundamental understanding of human-machine collaboration. Two years the OHMC has opened its door to the members of Cambridge University and beyond and now we are...


Read more at: Taste of the future: robot chef learns to ‘taste as you go’

Taste of the future: robot chef learns to ‘taste as you go’

17 May 2022

'If robots are to be used for certain aspects of food preparation, it’s important that they are able to ‘taste’ what they’re cooking.' Grzegorz Sochacki Agriforwards CDT student, Greg Sochacki, who works on his PhD research in colalboration with Beko, presented his research in 'Frontiers of Robotics and AI' journal. The...




Read more at: AgriFoRwArdS Newsletter, Issue 9

AgriFoRwArdS Newsletter, Issue 9

18 July 2022

We are very pleased to announce the ninth issue of the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Agri-Food Robotics newsletter: AgriFoRwArdS Newsletter N9 If you have any comments, information or news you wish to share with the AgriFoRwArdS community, please do get in touch – We’d love to hear from you!


Read more at: Agriforwards CDT Newsletter, Issue 8

Agriforwards CDT Newsletter, Issue 8

20 April 2022

We are very pleased to announce the e ighth issue of the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Agri-Food Robotics: AgriFoRwArdS Newsletter N8 If you have any comments, information or news you wish to share with the AgriFoRwArdS community, please do get in touch – We’d love to hear from you!


Read more at: Agriforwards CDT Newsletter, Issue 7

Agriforwards CDT Newsletter, Issue 7

11 January 2022

We are very pleased to announce the seventh issue of the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Agri-Food Robotics newsletter: AgriFoRwArdS Newsletter N7 If you have any comments, information or news you wish to share with the AgriFoRwArdS community, please do get in touch – We’d love to hear from you!



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Read more at: Welcome Event for Cohort 3 Agriforwards CDT students

Welcome Event for Cohort 3 Agriforwards CDT students

Friday, 30 September, 2022 - 15:00 to 16:00

This year we welcome the Agriforwards CDT Cohort 3 and 4 students who starts their PhD in 2022 and their MSc in 2023 and invite them to meet their Cambridge peers and supervisors. We consider this event to be an important part of the cohort building activities. We believe that student life is not only about sleepless...

Read more at: Taste of the future: robot chef learns to ‘taste as you go’

Taste of the future: robot chef learns to ‘taste as you go’

17 May 2022

'If robots are to be used for certain aspects of food preparation, it’s important that they are able to ‘taste’ what they’re cooking.' Grzegorz Sochacki Agriforwards CDT student, Greg Sochacki, who works on his PhD research in colalboration with Beko, presented his research in 'Frontiers of Robotics and AI' journal. The...

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