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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. We work in collaboration with many organisations including the Dyson Foundation who are kindly providing PhD studentships for our students.

Agriforwards student recruitment happens 2 times a year. Below the dates for Michaelmas 2023 entry:

Round 1 -- CLOSED Applications open on 24 October 2022 Application Deadline: 20 November 2023
Round 2 -- OPEN NOW !!!  Applications open on 21 November 2022 Application Deadline: 16 February 2023
Round 3 Applications open on 17 February 2023 Application Deadline: 09 May 2023

 

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

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Read more at: OHMC/CDT Science talks

OHMC/CDT Science talks

We are starting again OHMC talks. These talks are intended to bring together every researcher and student involved in OHMC and Agriforwards CDT projects, to learn about ongoing projects, discuss challenges and explore collaboration possibilities. Except a few Fridays that have been allocated for other activities, we expect...


Read more at: Agriforwards CDT letter, Issue 10

Agriforwards CDT letter, Issue 10

12 October 2022

We are very pleased to announce the ninth issue of the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Agri-Food Robotics newsletter: AgriFoRwArdS Newsletter N10 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 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: 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 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!



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Read more at: Agriforwards CDT letter, Issue 10

Agriforwards CDT letter, Issue 10

12 October 2022

We are very pleased to announce the ninth issue of the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Agri-Food Robotics newsletter: AgriFoRwArdS Newsletter N10 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: Visit to Harper Adams Agricultural University

Visit to Harper Adams Agricultural University

Monday, 12 December, 2022 - 09:00 to Tuesday, 13 December, 2022 - 15:30

Harper Adams University, founded in 1901 as Harper Adams College, is a public university located close to the village of Edgmond , near Newport , in Shropshire , England. Established in 1901, the college is a specialist provider of higher education for the agricultural and rural sector. It gained university college status...

Read more at: Warm Welcome to our Cohort 3 students

Warm Welcome to our Cohort 3 students

Friday, 30 September, 2022 - 15:00

On Friday, 30 September, Agriforwards CDT-Cambridge welcomed its new students that are starting their PhD course on the 3 rd of October 2022. All have successfully completed their Cambridge PhD applications, secured industry funding and are currently settling in their colleges. In addition, this year Agriforwards CDT-...

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