AISB convention 2017

  In the run up to AISB2017 convention, I've asked Joanna Bryson, from the organising team, to answer few questions about the convention and what comes with it. Mohammad Majid al-Rifaie ( Tu...


Harold Cohen

Harold Cohen, tireless computer art pioneer dies at 87   Harold Cohen at the Tate (1983) Aaron image in background   Harold Cohen died at 87 in his studio on 27th April 2016 in Encintias California, USA.The first time I hear...


Dancing with Pixies?...

At TEDx Tottenham, London Mark Bishop (the former chair of the Society) demonstrates that if the ongoing EU flagship science project - the 1.6 billion dollar "Human Brain Project” - ultimately succeeds in understanding all as...


Computerised Minds. ...

A video sponsored by the society discusses Searle's Chinese Room Argument (CRA) and the heated debates surrounding it. In this video, which is accessible to the general public and those with interest in AI, Olly's Philosophy Tube ...


Connection Science

All individual members of The Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour have a personal subscription to the Taylor Francis journal Connection Science as part of their membership. How to Acce...



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

PhD student positions in computer science, Liverpool (U.K.)

The Department of Computer Science of the University of Liverpool offers a 
number of PhD positions in the research fields pursued in the department, 

algorithmic game theory
algorithmic mechanism design
algorithms and data structures
agent logics
argumentation and dialogue
automata and game theory
automated reasoning
autonomous agents
computational economics
control theory
data mining
distributed and parallel computing
graph algorithms
Markov chains and decision processes
multi agent systems
network communication
randomised algorithms and data structures
scheduling and energy optimisation
temporal logics

Applicants are encouraged to study the pages of our research groups on 
Agents, Complexity Theory and 
Algorithms, Economics and 
Computation, and Logic and 
Computation group, and to 
contact prospective supervisors to discuss a research topic before 

The deadline for this application round is Monday, May 13.

Applications can be made through

Questions can be directed to