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Mark Bishop on BBC ...

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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  



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

PhD student positions in Computer Science, Leicester (U.K.)


PhD positions
Department of Computer Science
University of Leicester
Ref: SEN00181
Package: up to 13,590 and Home/EU fee waiver Closing date for applications: 15th May 2011 
Available for September/October 2011 start

The Department of Computer Science is offering the opportunity for seven exceptional students 
to pursue research leading to a PhD. We are inviting applications for four Graduate Teaching 
Assistant positions, two University-sponsored studentships, and a studentship sponsored by 
Microsoft Research.

Instructions on how to apply and specific information on each of the PhD positions can be found at:

(search vor vacancy ref SEN00181)


Please note that nationals of non-EU countries will be responsible for paying the (significant) 
monetary difference between International fees and Home/EU fees.