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Mark Bishop on BBC ...

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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 Theoretical Computer Science, Stockholm, SWEDEN


The Theory group at KTH Royal Institute of Technology invites applications for a postdoctoral 
position in Theoretical Computer Science for the research project "Understanding the Hardness of 
Theorem Proving" in the area of proof complexity with connections to SAT solving. The project is 
led by Jakob Nordstrom and is financed by a Starting Independent Researcher Grant from the European
Research Council. The postdoctoral researcher will be part of a team consisting also of the PI and 
two PhD students. Travel funding is included, and the group also expects to continue receiving 
short-term and long-term visitors on a regular basis.

This is a full-time employed position for one year with a possible one-year extension. The 
successful candidate is expected to start in August-September 2012, although this is to some extent

To receive full consideration, applications should be received by January 31, 2012. More 
information and instructions how to apply can be found at 
http://www.csc.kth.se/~jakobn/openings/D-2011-0603-Eng.php. Informal enquiries are welcome and may 
be sent to Jakob Nordstrom at jakobn@csc.kth.se.