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Expertise profiles for all sectors

Expertise profiles provide a one-page summary of academic expertise from the University of Dundee, University of Abertay Dundee and The James Hutton Institute which can be applied to assist businesses with developing new or improved products and processes.

All completed profiles are available on this page and we will continue to add new profiles as they become available.  Expertise profiles can also be found within the relevant sectors page.

The profiles are designed to show only a selection of what is available at the three partner institutions so if the area of expertise you are looking for does not appear in the list below then please contact us.

Click on the links below to download a one page summary of expertise.

Agriculture

Construction

Creative Industries

  • 3D Printing [PDF] -  3D printing that can reproduce complex internal geometries - only capable through Additive Layer Engineering
  • Computer Vision [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 73.75 KB] - Software development for the analysis and understanding of images and videos.
  • Computer Vision - Life Science [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 948.44 KB] - Software development for the analysis and understanding of images and videos.
  • Computer Vision - Medical [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 1.77 MB] - Software development for the analysis and understanding of images and videos.
  • Computer Vision - Retrieval & Recognition [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 1.03 MB] - Software development for the analysis and understanding of images and videos.
  • Computer Vision - Understanding Human Activities [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 1.41 MB] - Software development for the analysis and understanding of images and videos.
  • Design in Action (DiA). A knowledge exchange hub working with Scottish businesses to promote design-led innovation.
  • Digital Creativity @ Abertay [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 82 KB] - Digital expertise and creative media.
  • Digital Media Access Group [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 472.97 KB] - Digital expertise and creative media.
  • Innovative Product Design [Adobe Acrobat PDF] -  Services for businesses to improve products and processes. 
  • Interaction Design [Adobe Acrobat PDF] - Exploring the relationship between interactive technologies and the creative process
  • Perceptual Pyschology [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 335.87 KB] - Creative design solutions and user interface design
  • Psychology for Business [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 73.86 KB] - Expertise in all aspects of human cognition.
  • Security @ Abertay [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 74.38 KB] - Expertise and strategies to keep businesses secure and alert. 
  • Software Development [PDF]
  • Speech Synthesis [PDF] - use of commercial speech synthesis systems within computer projects and expertise in the manipulation of synthetic speech to include personality and emotion effects.

Energy, Environment and Renewables

Financial and Business Services

Food and Drink

  • Food & Health @ Abertay [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 77.09 KB] - Multidisciplinary expertise for recipe development, nutritional analysis and infection control. 
  • Food Innovation @ Abertay [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 156.7 KB] - Supporting the Scottish food & drink industry
  • Isotope Analysis [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 70.2 KB] - Expertise in analysis of compounds to reveal origin and counterfeit materials.
  • Plant Products & Food Quality [PDF] - Expertise in assessing health benefits of phytochemicals and anti-oxidants.

Life Sciences

Manufacturing

  • 3D Printing [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 74.74 KB] - Produces complex internal geometries, only capable through Additive Layer Engineering.
  • Electronics Industry [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 72.85 KB]
  • Engineering for Business [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 71.17 KB] - Expertise in rapid prototyping and surface analysis facilities.
  • Innovative Product Design [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 70.36 KB] - Services for businesses to improve products and processes. 

Textiles

  • Innovative Product Design [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 70.56 KB] - Services for businesses to improve products and processes.
  • Textile Group [Adobe Acrobat PDF - 335.32 KB] - Expertise in development of prototypes and in taking products to market. 

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