AISB Convention 2015

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Yasemin Erden on BBC

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Mark Bishop on BBC ...

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AISB YouTube Channel

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Lighthill Debates

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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Master's in Pure and Applied Logic, Barcelona , SPAIN

The biannual Master in Pure and Applied Logic for 2012--2014 jointly organized by the University 
of Barcelona (UB) and Polytechnical University of Catalunya (UPC) is open for (pre) registration.

Interested students can find more information at

Questions, also questions related to scholarships, housing etc., can be sent to

The Barcelona Logic Master caters in the most central aspects of advanced logic. Professors related
to the Barcelona Master in Pure and Applied Logic come from various prominent Universities and 
Research Institutes in the area of Barcelona:

CSIC: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientficas,
ICREA: Instituci Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avanats,
UAB: Universitat Autnoma de Barcelona,
UB: Universitat de Barcelona,
UPC: Universitat Politcnica de Catalunya.

Kind regards,

Joost J. Joosten
Dept. Lgica, Histria i Filosofia de la Cincia.
Universitat de Barcelona
Montalegre, 6
08001 Barcelona

Phone: 34-622221327