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...


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

Postdoctoral position in model theory, Konstanz, GERMANY


Assistant (Post Doc) position, Fachbereich Mathematik und Statistik, 
University of Konstanz, Germany (Salma Kuhlmann's Chair) will be free as 
of August 1st 2013. Hiring can be as of August 1st or September 1st 2013. 
The first contract will be limited to one year and renewable for up to a 
total of 6 years. The salary is according to pay grade 13 TV-L. The 
research profile is Algebra and Model Theory, more precisely, Real 
Algebraic and O-minimal Geometry, Model Theory of Valued Fields, Ordered 
Algebraic Structures. The teaching load is 4 hours per semester week. 
There are approximately 25 semester weeks in one academic year. I would 
like to have applications (CV, research plan, teaching experience, 2 
letters of recommendation) directly sent to my email address: 
salma.kuhlmann@uni-konstanz.de with cc to my secretary Frau Otterbeck 
otterbeck@uni-konstanz.de Prof. Dr. Salma Kuhlmann Schwerpunkt Reelle 
Geometrie und Algebra Fachbereich Mathematik und Statistik Universitt 
Konstanz. Telefon +49 (0) 75 31.88-27 87 Sekretariat: Ute Otterbeck 
Telefon +49 (0) 75 31.88-26 37 Fax +49 (0) 75 31.88-27 70