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

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

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).

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