Royal Society - International Exchanges

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Small grants to enable International Exchanges and Collaboration between researchers.

  • 03/2020
    Royal Society, International Exchanges 2019, R3 : IES\R3\193157,
    “A Face you can Trust”. Funding: £2,900 (PI).

The aim of the project is to initiate a collaboration between academics from UWE Bristol and NII on Multimedia Forensics. To mark the beginning of this co-operation we will work on the evolving problem of facial forgery (manipulation/swapping or re-enactment) on digital content and especially on videos, widely known as “Deepfakes”.

  • 03/2018
    Royal Society, International Exchanges 2017, R3 : IES\R3\170267,
    “Embedding Privacy on Social Media Streaming Services”. Funding: £2,950 (PI).

The aim of this project is to advise a method that will allow users of online services (such as social media) to pro-actively support other citizens’ privacy when they stream live video from their devices.