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

3 PhD Studentships in Computer Science (University of Nottingham)

The School of Computer Science at the University of Nottingham invites
applications for 3 PhD studentships. The studentships are for 3.5 years
and include UK Pounds 13,290 per year maintenance grant and UK/EU tuition fees. The applicants need to apply through the University's postgraduate admissions system:

The deadline for applications is the 8th of January 2010.

The applications are invited in the areas listed below. Please contact
the academics listed for the research area first if you are interested
in applying for a PhD in their area.

Functional Programming (contact Henrik Nilsson, Graham Hutton, Thorsten
Altenkirch, Venanzio Capretta:  {nhn, gmh, txa, vxc} at

Computational Photography and Content-based Image Retrieval (contact
Guoping Qiu, qiu at

Computer Vision and Graphics (contact Bai Li, bai at

Computational Finance (contact Rong Qu, rxq  at

Adaptive and Learning Systems (contact Jon Garibaldi, jmg at

Intelligent Agents (contact Brian Logan and Natasha Alechina, {bsl, nza}

Computational Systems and Synthetic Biology (contact Natalio Krasnogor,
nxk at

Simulation of Complex Systems and Computational Modelling and Data
Mining (contact Uwe Aickelin, uxa at

Data mining (contact Jaume Bacardit, jqb at

Document Engineering (contact Steven Bagley, srb at

Opportunistic networking (contact Milena Radenkovic, mvr at

Reactive Environments (contact Holger Schnadelbach, Dave Kirk: hms,dsk at

Intelligent Multilevel Search Methodologies (contact Ender Ozcan, exo at