Computer Science

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Computer Science - Health - 08.03.2021
Durham-based supercomputer helps tackle Covid
We're proud to host a new 3.8m supercomputer that is being used to better understand Covid-19 and how to recover from the pandemic.

Computer Science - Law - 03.03.2021
Opinion: Sarkozy’s conviction shows, at last, French presidents may no longer be above the law

Health - Computer Science - 25.02.2021
University of Bristol works with hospital staff to improve COVID patient monitoring
University of Bristol works with hospital staff to improve COVID patient monitoring

Computer Science - Campus - 24.02.2021
UCL partners with Facebook AI Research to deliver PhD programme
UCL has agreed a four-year research partnership with Facebook AI Research (FAIR), enabling PhD students to spend time at both UCL Computer Science and Facebook.

Computer Science - 24.02.2021
How can Computer Science help match transplant patients with donors?

Life Sciences - Computer Science - 02.02.2021
Supercomputer in your bedroom: Researchers unleash potential of desktop PCs to run simulations of mammals' brains
Supercomputer in your bedroom: Researchers unleash potential of desktop PCs to run simulations of mammals’ brains
University of Sussex academics have established a method of turbocharging desktop PCs to give them the same capability as supercomputers worth tens of millions of pounds. Dr James Knight and Prof Thomas Nowotny from the University of Sussex's School of Engineering and Informatics used the latest Graphical Processing Units (GPUs) to give a single desktop PC the capacity to simulate brain models of almost unlimited size.

Health - Computer Science - 28.01.2021
Scientists to create perfect fitting face mask
Scientists from Cardiff University and the University of Southampton have joined forces to create the perfect fitting face mask, helping to protect frontline workers at the heart of the coronavirus pandemic. The team are using state-of-the-art computer software and MRI facial scans to precisely determine how respiratory protective equipment (RPE) interacts with a range of face shapes and sizes.

Computer Science - 07.01.2021
UofG partners with The Data Lab and BBC to develop next-gen voice assistant
A new partnership between The Data Lab, the BBC and the University of Glasgow will research how the next generation of voice assistant technology can become a socially engaging conversational experience.

Computer Science - 07.01.2021
Tech giants have made their devices ’open source’ for the pandemic - so why do they feel so closed?
COVID-19 has seen hardware developers pledge to make their technology 'open source' to support frontline services, but their designs are still far from open.

Economics - Computer Science - 06.01.2021
ActiveQuote and Cardiff join forces

Economics - Computer Science - 21.12.2020
Cambridge launches Regulatory Genome Project

Computer Science - 14.12.2020
Create a realistic VR experience using a normal 360-degree camera
Scientists at the University of Bath have developed a quick and easy approach for capturing 360 VR photography without using expensive specialist cameras.

Computer Science - 10.12.2020
Cardiff academic wins GCHQ Fellowship

Computer Science - Campus - 07.12.2020
First Master’s programme on managing the risks of AI launched by Cambridge

Campus - Computer Science - 01.12.2020
Robot arm lends a hand to socially-distanced engineering students

Campus - Computer Science - 27.11.2020
Student entrepreneur serves up low-carbon ’shopping’ with new app

Computer Science - 27.11.2020
Prestigious fellowship for UofG artificial intelligence researcher

Computer Science - Environment - 19.11.2020
Spotlight on... Professor Kai H. Luo
This week we meet Professor Kai H. Luo, Chair of Energy Systems in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering.

Computer Science - Physics - 18.11.2020
New 4m high performance computing facility to be established at University of Birmingham
The University of Birmingham has today announced that it has been awarded 4m for a major project to develop a computing system aimed at helping researchers to speed up the scientific discovery process and provide new insights into important research questions.

Computer Science - 13.11.2020
VoltPillager: the $30 next-generation of undervolting attacks against Intel SGX
Researchers at the University of Birmingham have managed to break SGX, a set of security functions used by Intel processors, by creating a $30 device to control CPU voltage.

Physics - Computer Science - 13.11.2020
Cardiff joins 6.1m programme to transform silicon chips
Researchers from Cardiff University have started work on a 6.1m UKRI-EPSRC programme to transform the way data is sensed, transferred between and processed on silicon chips.

Event - Computer Science - 06.11.2020
Honour among thieves: the study of a cybercrime marketplace in action
Researchers at the Cambridge Cybercrime Centre have revealed what they've learned from analysing hundreds of thousands of illicit trades that took place in an underground cybercrime forum over the last two years.

Computer Science - 06.11.2020
Seven Questions with... Adriano Koshiyama

Computer Science - Economics - 06.11.2020
Airbus Digital Chief receives Professorship

Computer Science - 28.10.2020
Bristol one of four international partners creating a global cyberinfrastructure for scientific discovery
The University of Bristol is one of four international institutions selected to form a partnership within the new National Science Foundation (NSF) project, Fabric Across Borders (FAB).

Microtechnics - Computer Science - 26.10.2020
Multidisciplinary Bristol team receives 3m to investigate trustworthiness of future robots
Would you trust a robot surgeon? What about a robot pilot, shop assistant or emergency responder? Would you trust them if they had the ability to adapt and change how they functioned? What would it t

Computer Science - Campus - 14.10.2020
ISG and Cardiff mark Abacws high point

Computer Science - 14.10.2020
Bristol Cyber Security experts helping stop child exploitation
Researchers have developed an approach that combines Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to help protect children.

Economics - Computer Science - 14.10.2020
New multi-million-pound centre to protect citizens online

Health - Computer Science - 14.10.2020
New online research database set to boost battle against COVID-19
New online research database set to boost battle against COVID-19
Researchers around the world can tap into a new inter-disciplinary online database of COVID-19 research allowing them to search for new partners, resources and funding to boost the global battle against the virus.

Computer Science - 08.10.2020
Bristol’s computer vision experts working with BT to enhance experience of live events

Computer Science - Event - 07.10.2020
New online festival sets out to tackle gender imbalance in tech sector

Computer Science - Health - 25.09.2020
Blockchain contact tracing app aims to win public trust to tackle COVID-19
A new form of digital contact tracing which uses unbreakable encryption to secure personal data could help win the level of public engagement required to fight the spread of COVID-19, scientists say.

Campus - Computer Science - 21.09.2020
We’ve doubled our number of female computer science students

Computer Science - Transport - 19.08.2020
Engineers set new world record internet speed
The world's fastest data transmission rate has been achieved by a team of UCL engineers who reached an internet speed a fifth faster than the previous record.

Health - Computer Science - 14.08.2020
Latest version of COVID-19 contact tracing app ready for testing on the Isle of Wight and Newham, London
The Department of Health & Social Care announced the latest version of the contact tracing app will be tested on the Isle of Wight and with NHS volunteers from this week, and in the London Borough of Newham from next week.

Event - Computer Science - 06.08.2020
Prestigious teaching award for National Software Academy

Computer Science - Environment - 04.08.2020
New app to implement social distancing on public transport
An app that allows companies to optimise social distancing measures on public transport has been created by a group of Cardiff University students.

Criminology / Forensics - Computer Science - 04.08.2020
’Deepfakes’ ranked as most serious AI crime threat
Fake audio or video content has been ranked by experts as the most worrying use of artificial intelligence in terms of its potential applications for crime or terrorism, according to a new UCL report. The study, published in Crime Science and funded by the Dawes Centre for Future Crime at UCL (and available as a policy briefing), identified 20 ways AI could be used to facilitate crime over the next 15 years.

Computer Science - Health - 23.07.2020
AI-based ’no-touch touchscreen’ could reduce risk of pathogen spread from surfaces

Economics - Computer Science - 17.07.2020
Opinion: The tensions over Huawei are not about trade, but global supremacy
Commenting on the UK's reversal regarding Huawei's involvement in its 5G infrastructure, Laurie Macfarlane (UCL Institute for Innovation & Public Purpose) says the decision is political, reflecting the threat of the Chinese economic model to the liberal capitalism of the UK.

Research Management - Computer Science - 16.07.2020
Galaxy evolution research among most cited of past decade
A supercomputer simulation carried out in Durham that realistically calculates the formation of galaxies from the Big Bang to the present day is one of cosmology's most popular research papers of the past decade.

Environment - Computer Science - 13.07.2020
Cloud computing could be producing hidden greenhouse gas emissions
The amount of energy used for cloud computing, which contributes to climate change, needs to be more transparent says an Imperial researcher.

Computer Science - 09.07.2020
Reducing racial bias in facial recognition
Our computer scientists are helping to reduce racial bias in facial recognition algorithms. Facial recognition is becoming an essential part of our daily lives, from its use in security to education, to virtual assistants and personal gym trainers.

Computer Science - Social Sciences - 01.07.2020
Opinion: Privacy is not the problem with the Apple-Google contact-tracing app
Dr Michael Veale (UCL Laws) explains the 'decentralised' approach of the Apple-Google contact-tracing system, the problems with the NHSX app, and why contact-tracing tools need to align their focus more for respecting individual privacy.

Computer Science - 01.07.2020
UofG signs knowledge-exchange agreement with Rakuten Mobile
University of Glasgow computing scientists have signed an agreement with Rakuten Mobile, Inc. to carry out collaborative research in the field of edge computing.

Event - Computer Science - 29.06.2020
How we started a #womenintech revolution

Computer Science - 25.06.2020
New immersive technology for teaching and learning piloted through existing video-conference software

Innovation - Computer Science - 24.06.2020
Bristol innovation challenges regular touchscreens with new spray-on technique
Inspired by the way an artist creates graffiti on a wall and using a novel combination of sprayable electronics and 3D printing, the technique, called ProtoSpray, allows the creation of displays on surfaces that go beyond the usual rectangular and 2D shapes.

Computer Science - Health - 24.06.2020
How are our behaviours changing in lockdown?
People have had to change their lifestyles to maintain a sense of normality during lockdown, and it is clear from social media that people are finding innovative ways to keep active, stay entertained and connect with those that matter most.