Alexandra Kearney, a first year Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science student, received the ‘People’s Choice’ award for best poster as voted for by the attendees (£150, sponsored by Interface3). Her research was inspired by the Robert Louis Stevenson charachters Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.
Wed, 15 May 2013 11:34:47
For 2013, Informatics Ventures, the Edinburgh BioQuarter and the Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation (ECCI) have joined forces to create what will be the largest ever investor showcase in Scotland.
Wed, 1 May 2013 15:49:17
CEO Derick James and Dr. Robert Atkey at Contemplate talk to the website CFO Insight about coding errors and how the company, based in Appleton Tower is looking to scan software code more efficiently.
Wed, 1 May 2013 14:39:25
A recent article in the Financial Times has described Edinburgh as Scotland’s tech start-up capital because of the interplay between its strengths in academia, a tradition of those who have made money in the city to employ that wealth in helping others and a close-knit community that helps to build networks.
Mon, 29 Apr 2013 12:06:22
Two University of Edinburgh School of Informatics students have won prizes at the 2013 British Computing Society Women Lovelace Colloquium.
Mon, 8 Apr 2013 12:13:27
Allan Clark, Research Assistant with the Laboratory for Foundations of Computer Science has won the 'Best Feedback' award from EUSA, as voted by University of Edinburgh students.
Mon, 8 Apr 2013 11:45:50
A number of events are on at this years Science Festival that may be of interest to the School of Informatics Staff and Students.
Mon, 8 Apr 2013 11:35:29
Sethu Vijayakumar has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh while Fiona McNeill and Ram Ramamoorthy have been elected to the RSE Young Academy.
Wed, 27 Mar 2013 15:43:34
Informatics researchers to form part of a new UK 'Cyber Research Institute' which will investigate new ways of automatically analysing computer software to reduce its vulnerability to cyber threats.
Thu, 21 Mar 2013 10:57:50
Seven members of staff in the school have recently received promotions.
Wed, 20 Mar 2013 15:09:12
Researchers at the School of Informatics and Glasgow University's School of Computing Science have developed a vibrating wristband which acts as a reminder device and a bowl which lights up when easily-lost items such as keys are placed in it.
Thu, 28 Feb 2013 14:59:15
Innovative Learning Week 18th to 22nd February 2013- Events for Students!
Wed, 13 Feb 2013 12:19:29
Professor Chris Speed, Head of Design at Edinburgh College of Art and Co- Director of Design Informatics, has designed a new App to help guide tourists around the city, using the registration numbers on taxis.
Mon, 4 Feb 2013 11:38:15
The School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh, UK are partnering with the Computer Society of India (CSI) - Coimbatore Chapter to deliver an innovative Overseas Classroom initiative to leading universities in India.
Mon, 4 Feb 2013 10:52:27
Research from across the University has been showcased in a series of short films.
Wed, 20 Feb 2013 09:48:52
Take Tea With Turing is an interactive anthology of creative work inspired by the life and legacy of Alan Turing. This compilation of poetry, prose, audio work and multimedia pieces was compiled and edited by Viccy Adams, Leverhulme Trust artist-in-residence at the School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh, and was produced as part of the 2012 centenary of Alan Turing's birth.
Mon, 28 Jan 2013 15:11:15
The School if Informatics, along with a number of partner companies and universities, has set up a new European lab focused on the programming and design of heterogeneous many-core systems.
Mon, 14 Jan 2013 11:10:35
Peter Buneman of the School of Informatics has been awarded an OBE in the New Year Honours list "for services to data systems and computing".
Mon, 7 Jan 2013 12:01:31
Bonnie Webber and Mark Steedman from the School of Informatics named as fellows of the Association of Computational Linguistics.
Mon, 7 Jan 2013 11:55:30
The School of Informatics has again been nominated for Best School in the EUSA Teaching Awards 2013.
Thu, 20 Dec 2012 11:12:34
Professors Leonid Libkin and Wenfei Fan have been named as Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Fellows.
Wed, 12 Dec 2012 11:34:02
The latest podcast from students and staff.
Wed, 12 Dec 2012 10:49:05
Christophe Dubach, lecturer at the University of Edinburgh, UK, has been selected as a recipient of the Intel 2012 Early Career Faculty Honor Program Award.
Thu, 6 Dec 2012 11:39:05
Congratulations to Informatics PhD student Peter Sandilands who has won the best student paper award at the International Conference on Motion in Games.
Wed, 21 Nov 2012 10:21:33
The latest podcast from students and staff.
Thu, 8 Nov 2012 08:53:21
Informatics Professor, Sethu Vijayakumar to give Prestigious Lecture at Hong Kong Science Festival entitled; Robots: The Future of Man or "Man of the Future".
Mon, 22 Oct 2012 11:51:52
Lecturer Vittorio Ferrari and Postgraduate Student Juan Reutter win Best Paper Awards.
Tue, 16 Oct 2012 12:10:47
Experts at the School of Informatics and the University of the Highlands and Islands have worked together to develop a high-speed internet network to serve Eigg, Rum, Muck and Canna and other remote areas of Scotland.
Tue, 16 Oct 2012 11:48:13
Herry Herry receives best student paper at Large Installation System Administration Conference 2011
Wed, 23 Nov 2011 16:28:56
Microsoft Research and the School of Informatics announce 4 joint PhD scholarships
Thu, 13 Oct 2011 11:50:19
The podcast for Computer Scientists produced by PhD students at the School of Informatics. Hear the latest instalment.
Wed, 17 Aug 2011 10:50:46
Edinferno RoboCup Team returns from the 2011 robot football world cup.
Fri, 15 Jul 2011 14:28:22
This article was published on Nov 30, 2011