AISB Convention 2015

The AISB Convention is an annual conference covering the range of AI and Cognitive Science, organised by the Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour. The 2015 Convention will be held at the Uni...


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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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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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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

PhD Positions, University of Liverpool, UK


PhD Positions at the University of Liverpool

The Department of Computer Science of the University of Liverpool offers 
a number of PhD positions in the research fields pursued in the 
department. We have up to 15 positions available in EEECS for starting 
in the academic year 2014/15.

Our research is centred around the following themes:

algorithmic game theory
algorithmic mechanism design
algorithms and data structures
approximation algorithms
agent logics
argumentation and dialogue
automata and game theory
automated reasoning
autonomous agents
bioinformatics, computational biology and medicine
complexity of equilibria
computational complexity and computability theory
computational economics
control theory
data mining
database theory
distributed and parallel computing
graph algorithms
Markov chains and decision processes
multi agent systems
network and congestion games
network communication
ontologies
randomised algorithms and data structures
scheduling and energy optimisation
synthesis
temporal logics

To learn more about our exciting research environment, staff, and 
students, we encourage you to study the pages of our research groups on
Agents http://www.csc.liv.ac.uk/research/agents/,
Complexity Theory and Algorithms http://www.csc.liv.ac.uk/research/ctag/,
Economics and Computation http://www.csc.liv.ac.uk/research/ecco/, and
Logic and Computation http://www.csc.liv.ac.uk/research/logics/
and to contact prospective supervisors to discuss a research topic 
before you apply.

You can apply through http://www.liv.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/applying/.

The deadline for this application round is Friday, February 28. While 
applications will be possible until all positions are filled, your 
chances will be increased by applying before this deadline.

Please do not hesitate to ask (sven.schewe@liverpool.ac.uk) if you have 
any questions.