Yasemin Erden on BBC

AISB Committee member, and Philosophy Programme Director and Lecturer, Dr Yasemin J. Erden interviewed for the BBC on 29 October 2013. Speaking on the Today programme for BBC Radio 4, as well as the Business Report for BBC world N...


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AISB Convention 2014

AISB-50: a convention commemorating both 50 years since the founding of the society for the study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour (the AISB) and sixty years since the death of Alan Turing, founding fathe...


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Mark Bishop on BBC ...

Mark Bishop, Chair of the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour, appeared on Newsnight to discuss the ethics of ‘killer robots’. He was approached to give his view on a report raising questions on the et...


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AISB YouTube Channel

The AISB has launched a YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/AISBTube (http://www.youtube.com/user/AISBTube). The channel currently holds a number of videos from the AISB 2010 Convention. Videos include the AISB round t...


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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  


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Notice

AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Research Position, FBM and UPF (Barcelona, Spain)

http://www.iua.upf.es/recerca/image_processing/im_proc_c.htm

The Barcelona Media Foundation and the Image Processing Group at the 
Department of Information and Communication Technologies at the Pompeu 
Fabra University (Barcelona, Spain) 
(http://www.iua.upf.es/recerca/image_processing/im_proc_c.htm)
are offering several PhD or post-doctoral positions within the I3Media 
Cenit Project, which constitute an excellent opportunity for original 
research both on applied and scientific computing in the application 
field of content technologies for new media.

The positions are offered for a period of 3-4 years and are addressed to 
PhD students or post-docs with interest or expertise in the following 
areas:

* 3D vision, the geometry of multi-camera systems, stereo imaging, the 
computational methods in this area,

* Interpolation methods for view synthesis, image based rendering and 
computer graphic techniques in image interpolation,

* Video segmentation and tracking, video inpainting,

* Object/face detection/recognition on video sequences based on machine 
learning/computational intelligence.

Applicants are expected to have a degree in any related discipline 
(Computer Science, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering, Physics), and 
proficient programming experience (C/C++/Matlab or Python). Interested 
people should contact Marcelo Bertalmio (marcelo.bertalmio@upf.edu), 
Vicent Caselles (vicent.caselles@upf.edu), and/or Aureli Soria 
(aureli.soria@upf.edu) sending them the CV and a motivation letter with 
an expression of their area of interest.