Senior Lecturer (Assoc. Professor)
Dept. of Computer Science & Tech.
University of Cambridge

Director
Samsung AI Center, Cambridge

ndl32@cam.ac.uk

@niclane7
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MLSys Lab

I am very grateful for the research funding from both industry partners and tax-payer funded organizations. Individual research grants are listed below:

 

  • October 2019: ERC Starting Grant Award, 5-year award “REDIAL: Re-thinking Efficiency in Deep Learning under Accelerators and Commodity Processors”. €1,500,000 EUR, PI.
  • November 2018: Industrial Research Award “Oxford/Samsung Strategic Partnership in Embedded Deep Learning”. £590,000 GBP, PI.
  • June 2018: 3-year EPSRC Fellowship “MOA: High Efficiency Deep Learning for Embedded and Mobile Platforms”. £690,000 GBP, PI.
  • April 2018: EPSRC Funded Research Project “Opera: Opportunistic Passive Radar for Non-Cooperative Contextual Sensing” . £1,600,000 GBP, co-PI.
  • October 2017:  ARM PhD Funding “Towards the Post-Training Era: On Algorithms and Frameworks at the Intersection of Deep Learning Model Training and Optimization of Resource Efficiency for Constrained Processors and Platforms”. £30,000 GBP, PI.
  • October 2016:  Google Faculty Research Award “Study of Tensorflow‐based Low Precision Approaches for Small Footprint Deep Models with Comparisons to Existing Methods” . $67,000 USD, PI.
  • December 2010: Amazon AWS Education Research Grant “Research in the App‐Store Era”. $6,000 USD, co-PI.

Funding

 

I am very grateful for the research funding from both industry partners and tax-payer funded organizations. Individual research grants are listed below:

 

  • October 2019: ERC Starting Grant Award, 5-year award “REDIAL: Re-thinking Efficiency in Deep Learning under Accelerators and Commodity Processors”. €1,500,000 EUR, PI.
  • November 2018: Industrial Research Award “Oxford/Samsung Strategic Partnership in Embedded Deep Learning”. £590,000 GBP, PI.
  • June 2018: 3-year EPSRC Fellowship “MOA: High Efficiency Deep Learning for Embedded and Mobile Platforms”. £690,000 GBP, PI.
  • April 2018: EPSRC Funded Research Project “Opera: Opportunistic Passive Radar for Non-Cooperative Contextual Sensing” . £1,600,000 GBP, co-PI.
  • October 2017:  ARM PhD Funding “Towards the Post-Training Era: On Algorithms and Frameworks at the Intersection of Deep Learning Model Training and Optimization of Resource Efficiency for Constrained Processors and Platforms”. £30,000 GBP, PI.
  • October 2016:  Google Faculty Research Award “Study of Tensorflow‐based Low Precision Approaches for Small Footprint Deep Models with Comparisons to Existing Methods” . $67,000 USD, PI.
  • December 2010: Amazon AWS Education Research Grant “Research in the App‐Store Era”. $6,000 USD, co-PI.