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 ( Tu...


Harold Cohen

Harold Cohen, tireless computer art pioneer dies at 87   Harold Cohen at the Tate (1983) Aaron image in background   Harold Cohen died at 87 in his studio on 27th April 2016 in Encintias California, USA.The first time I hear...


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...


Computerised Minds. ...

A video sponsored by the society discusses Searle's Chinese Room Argument (CRA) and the heated debates surrounding it. In this video, which is accessible to the general public and those with interest in AI, Olly's Philosophy Tube ...


Connection Science

All individual members of The Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour have a personal subscription to the Taylor Francis journal Connection Science as part of their membership. How to Acce...



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Postdoctoral Fellow/Research Associate position, Hong Kong

An immediate position is available in the Chinese University of Hong 
Kong (CUHK), the Research and Development Laboratory at the Minimally 
Invasive Surgical Skills Centre (RDL@MISSC).

RDL@MISSC is a newly established laboratory which combines the research 
competences of CUHK staff in imaging and robotics with the expertise of 
surgeons. Its main objective is the creation of innovative techniques 
that will help surgeons to overcome difficulties encountered in 
minimally invasive surgery and go beyond.

The candidate will deal with challenging issues on medical imaging as 
registration and segmentation, taking into account various medical 
imaging modalities (3D US, CT, MRI). Applicants should have (i) a 
Master's degree (for Research Associates) or a PhD (for Postdoctoral 
fellow) in computer science or related disciplines; (ii) good command of 
English; and (iii) strong initiative & team work spirit. The following 
areas of expertise are highly sought: 2D and 3D image processing, 
computer vision, augmented reality, graphic programming.

Interested applicants should send a curriculum vitae, a statement of 
research interests and a list of three references by email to Dr Yan 
Bailly (PDF format is preferred). 
Appointments will initially be made on contract basis for one year, 
renewable subject to mutual agreement. The position will be filled when 
a suitable candidate is identified.