AISB Convention 2015

The AISB Convention is an annual conference covering the range of AI and Cognitive Science, organised by the Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour. The 2015 Convention will be held at the Uni...


Yasemin Erden on BBC

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Mark Bishop on BBC ...

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AISB YouTube Channel

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Lighthill Debates

The Lighthill debates from 1973 are now available on YouTube. You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video  



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Postdoctoral research fellowship in verification, Warwick (U.K.)

Department of Computer Science, University of Warwick

Duration: 24 months
Salary: 27,854 to 36,298 pa
Deadline: Thursday 24 January 2013 (midnight, British time)

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position on a two-year
EPSRC-funded project in the area of semantics-based software
verification. We are looking for candidates with a strong background
in automata theory and/or program verification, who can contribute
to the design and implementation of verification procedures
involving automata over infinite alphabets.

The project will be led by Andrzej Murawski (University of Warwick)
in collaboration with Nikos Tzevelekos (Queen Mary, University of London).
Other members of the Department at Warwick working on related
topics include Marcin Jurdzinski, Sara Kalvala and Ranko Lazic.

The official advert can be found at

The post is available immediately.
Informal enquiries are very welcome.