LIDA has a distinctive emphasis on applications of data science across a wide variety of academic domains.
The Institute provides a unique collaborative environment that supports the formation of new, interdisciplinary research teams with the right combination of skills needed to address real world challenges.
In excess of twenty research centres, programmes and projects are now based at the Institute and our infrastructure also supports £45 million research across the university.
The £11m ESRC Consumer Data Research Centre is led by the University of Leeds and UCL, with partners at the Universities of Liverpool and Oxford.
The Centre seeks to open up consumer data resources and focuses on ways in which value can be extracted from new sources of data to benefit researchers in business, government and society at large.More
The Medical Bioinformatics Centre focuses on research at the interface between the clinic and high volume molecular and phenotypic data sets and links to pioneering work in the NHS on The Leeds Care Record, a unique resource which spans primary, secondary and social care boundaries.More