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...


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

Postdoctoral position in classical and quantum computing, Paris (France)

The Algorithms and Complexity group of LIAFA (CNRS and University Paris Diderot), Paris, France, 
is seeking excellent candidates for one or more postdoctoral positions in classical and quantum 
computing. Topics of interest include (but are not limited to): algorithms, online algorithms, 
streaming algorithms, approximation algorithms, communication complexity, cryptography, 
computational game theory, quantum computing, computational applications of logic, randomness in 
computing, privacy.

LIAFA is a joint laboratory of the CNRS (the French National Center for Scientfic Research) and 
University Paris Diderot - Paris 7. For more information  about LIAFA, please see 
http://www.liafa.jussieu.fr , and for more information about the Algorithms and Complexity group 
please see http://www.liafa.jussieu.fr/algocomp . Further information may be obtained from any of the permanent members of the group.

To apply please send a CV, a summary of research and names of at least three references to 
algocomp-apply@liafa.jussieu.fr .

For a starting date of January 2012 applications should be received by November 1st, 2011.
For a starting date of September 2012 applications should be received by February 1st, 2012.