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 (https://twitter.com/mohmaj) Tu...


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Harold Cohen

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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...


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Connection Science

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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Microsoft Research Fellowship (PhD student) in computer science, Leicester (U.K.)

http://www.cs.le.ac.uk/people/npiterman/msr/
Contact: nir.piterman at le.ac.uk

The department of computer science at the university of Leicester (UK) is offering a PhD position funded by a Microsoft Research Fellowship.

The student will work on the project "Usage of Static Analysis for Model Checking Liveness 
Properties of Heap Manipulating Programs" under the supervision of Dr Nir Piterman (University 
of Leicester) and Dr Josh Berdine (Microsoft Research Cambridge).

The position is for three years with a possibility to extend another six months. It includes a
stipend 13,590 GBP / annum and home/EU fee waiver.

For further details contact Nir Piterman (nir.piterman at le.ac.uk).

For more information, see:

http://www.cs.le.ac.uk/people/npiterman/msr/