Department of Informatics

Prize-winning undergraduate projects

Each year, prizes are awarded for the best final-year undergraduate student projects. Below are the most recent prize-winners and links to their dissertations. We also award prizes recognising outstanding overall achievement. Our archive of previous prize-winners lists all project awards since 2001.

2016

Artificial Intelligence

Brandwatch prize for best artificial intelligence project
Daniel Saska, BSc Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence

Fast methods for building accurate models of individual neurons - Daniel Saska [PDF 10.11MB]

Computer Science / IT

BCS – The Chartered Institute for IT – prize for best computer science / IT project
Jacob Hughes, BSc Computer Science

PLang: A concurrent programming language using shared nothing-threads - Jacob Hughes [PDF 930.71KB]

Digital Media

Brandwatch prize for best digital media project
Paul Hickman, BSc Computing for Digital Media

Max's Mission: an application to support the development of computational thinking skills - Paul Hickman [PDF 18.00MB]

Overall Achievement

InCrowdSports prize for best overall performance in computer science
Justin Crow, BSc Computer Science (with an industrial placement year)

Hare Digital prize for best overall performance in computing
Daniel Saska, BSc Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence

Final year prize winners 2016