Yasemin Erden on BBC

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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

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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

PhD scholarships in mathematics, Barcelona, SPAIN


The Barcelona Graduate School of Mathematics announces the first call of 
PhD scholarships to develop a doctorate in Mathematics in one of its 
research groups starting in Fall 2013.

The scholarship is for one year extendible to three years with a gross
salary of 14400E (first year) and 15600E (next two years) plus travel
allowances.

Candidates should have obtained (or be about to obtain) a Diploma or
M.Sc. degree in mathematics or closely related fields with results
signicantly above average, and intend to  to work for a Ph.D. degree
with a research groups of the BGSMath.

Applications should provide

* curriculum vitae
* Diplom/master' thesis and relevant publications, if available.
* Statement of purpose sketching the applicant research interests and
the name of the tentative advisor.
* two letters of recommendation (sent directly to us)

Applications and inquiries should be sent by e-mail to
        grantapplication@bgsmath.cat
Deadline for applications is June 20 2013.

Final decision of the call will be notified to applicants by July 15 2013.