Institute for Digital Communications

The Institute for Digital Communications (IDCOM) develops theory, algorithms and hardware for the next generation of signal processing, imaging and communication systems.

Our programme of research delivers world leading research in communications, signal processing and imaging, from fundamental theory and algorithmic work through its translation to specific application domains, including:

  • Wireline, radio frequency (RF) and optical communications systems and networks
  • Acoustic, video, radar, sonar and electro-optic sensing systems
  • Imaging systems for medical and industrial applications

Research Themes

The Institute for Digital Communications currently has a number of research themes:

The institute also leads ERPE activities in these areas.

Major Research Projects

The Institute for Digital Communications is currently leading the following major research projects:

Masters Programme in Signal Processing and Communications:

Within the School of Engineering the Institute for Digital Communications runs an MSc programme in Signal Processing and Communications

PhD Opportunites

The institute is always looking to recruit top PhD students. Applications for PhD can be made here. This provides us with all the information we require to consider your application properly.

Details of specific PhD project opportunities at the Institute for Digital Communications (IDCoM) can be found here.

Further Information: