Creating an impact locally and internationally

Computational Foundry View

Our Research

Research Excellence Framework (REF), 2021: We are delighted to have achieved 100% world leading and internationally excellent ratings in impact, showing that we as a department are dedicated to embedding real world impact in everything we do. 90% of our research is world leading and internationally excellent, with an increased in number of our world leading publications.

Located in the £32.5M Computational Foundry since 2018, the Department of Computer Science, is home to world-class researchers, fine laboratory facilities and excellent teaching programmes.

Our ethos is to pursue research that matters in the long term, inspiring students and encouraging them to help change the world.

For more than 40 years researchers at Swansea have made interesting and significant contributions to computer science in the areas of data-centric computing, semantics of specification and programming languages, formal methods for designing software and hardware, operating systems, computer graphics, multimedia communication, modelling of complex fluids, human-computer interaction, and the social impact of science and technology.

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Blockchain Lab