The Advanced Computing Research Centre was established in 2013 by HEFCE and the University of Sheffield. We are a dedicated industry-facing research centre focused on fast forwarding technological research into business benefit by developing innovative products and services exploiting the knowledge base of The Department of Computer Science at The University of Sheffield in the key areas of Data and Text Analytics, Complex Simulation, Virtual Reality and Quality Assurance and Testing.
We provide consultancy to businesses, and private and public organisations related to expertise of our academics. These services we offer are:
- Bespoke Research
Some recent projects – more can be found here
Data analysis for US Department of Defense
Data AnalyticsInferring meaning from information. Identifying information, particularly from large data sources; internet, social media