Yasemin Erden on BBC

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Mark Bishop on BBC ...

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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...


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

Associate Professors in Computer Science at Aarhus University, DENMARK


One or more positions as associate professor are available at the
Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University
(http://www.cs.au.dk/) starting January 1, 2014.

The department has research groups within "Algorithms and Data
Structures", "Data-Intensive Systems", "Cryptography and Security",
"Mathematical Computer Science", "Logics and Semantics", "Ubiquitous
Computing and Interaction", "Computer-Mediated Activity", "Use, Design
and Innovation", "Programming Languages", "Computer Graphics and Image
Processing" and "Bioinformatics". In addition, we want to build
competences within "Software Engineering / Multicore/ Systems",
"Machine Learning / Data Mining" and "Quantum Informatics".

Applicants are expected to have several years of experience at the
assistant professor level. They must document a strong record of
original research and have teaching experience at
undergraduate/graduate level.

The department has a staff Bbody of 140 people including 28 full and
associate professors, 5 assistant professors, 25 PostDocs and 65 PhD
students. The number of students is approximately 1,000.

Further information can be obtained from head of department Kurt
Jensen (kjensen@cs.au.dk) or vice head of research Mogens Nielsen

Please apply online at http://www.au.dk/en/job/nat/academicpositions/
before August 15, 2013.