About Us

Larchwood Research Ltd. was founded by Dr Adam Stanton, and Dr Kelcey Swain, two academics and researchers who have experience of working on large projects. We know what is required from the funding bodies and we can help you with the public face of your work so you can better communicate your work and get on with the actual research.

Talk to us when you are preparing your funding bid and we can help design a specific online presence for your project which suits the needs of the funding council and the work you are undertaking.

Contact Us

Email us at contact@larchwoodresearch.com


Dr Adam Stanton

Adam graduated from the University of Birmingham with a degree in Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science, and then went on to complete the PhD degree at Keele under the supervision of Dr Alastair Channon, whilst teaching in the School of Computing and Mathematics. He has a long-standing interest in theoretical and applied computer science alongside my main research focus of Evolutionary Robotics and Artificial Life.

Adam has managed several successful technology businesses covering support, web development and IT security. This included working as a security and technology consultant to the media industry, working in particular in London and Paris. He has also designed, developed, and brought to market several innovative products and services in the fields of web development and security, co-managed an online retail business and provided business advice and technical expertise to several other new and exciting online brands.


Dr Kelcey Swain

Kelcey is a sound artists and creative technologist. His background is as a musician and his PhD, from Durham University, is in electroacoustics. He has worked at Sheffield, Bristol, and Keele universities. Kelcey's compositions and sound art can be found at kelceyswain.com