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Read more at: The internship scheme fostering new skills, interests... and careers

The internship scheme fostering new skills, interests... and careers

27 April 2021

An internship scheme here that allows undergraduates to put theory into practice, develop valuable skills, and discover unexpected research interests and/or career paths, will get underway again in June.

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Robert Watson wins EuroSys Jochen Liedtke Young Researcher Award 2021

26 April 2021

Dr Robert Watson has won the 2021 EuroSys Jochen Liedtke Young Researcher Award, given annually to junior European researchers who have demonstrated exceptional creativity and innovation in systems research.

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Read more at: Government to fund more businesses to test CHERI digital security solutions

Government to fund more businesses to test CHERI digital security solutions

19 April 2021

The UK government is making more funding available this spring to encourage companies to test out in the 'real world' new digital security solutions developed by this Department as part of the CHERI project.

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Read more at: July Data for Science Residency: applications open

July Data for Science Residency: applications open

14 April 2021

PhD students and postdocs across Cambridge have another chance to apply for a funded training course that is successfully equipping scientists with powerful tools to progress their research.

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Professor Daniela Rus

The Wheeler Lecture 2021

13 April 2021

Save the date of Wednesday 12 May, when Professor Daniela Rus - Director of the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) at MIT - will be giving this year's Wheeler Lecture. Her talk is entitled 'Reimagining Robots'.

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Helping Augmented and Virtual Reality realise their potential

5 April 2021

A major joint effort by academia and industry is needed to solve the key issues stopping Augmented and Virtual Reality from realising their potential. So say the organisers of a recent workshop, including researchers in this Department.

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Read more at: An AI revolution in science? Using machine learning for scientific discovery

An AI revolution in science? Using machine learning for scientific discovery

23 March 2021

An April event hosted by the Accelerate Programme for Scientific Discovery here will explore how AI can help advance the frontiers of science and how researchers can benefit from using AI in their work.

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Read more at: Expansion planned for Isaac Computer Science learning platform

Expansion planned for Isaac Computer Science learning platform

22 March 2021

The free Isaac Computer Science learning platform developed by experts from this Department and the Raspberry Pi Foundation is expanding to cover GCSE content as well as A levels.

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Read more at: Success for students at design project awards

Success for students at design project awards

17 March 2021

Teams of undergraduates today won awards for projects including creating an app to help children's nurses in Myanmar monitor their young patients, and designing a system for a robotic arm to pack 3D objects into a delivery box.

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Read more at: Improving diversity in AI 'would benefit society'

Improving diversity in AI 'would benefit society'

7 March 2021

"I’d urge you to consider a career in AI and data science," PhD student Michelle Seng Ah Lee told black state school students recently. "It would benefit industries and society, making sure diverse backgrounds are represented in algorithms we release into the wild."

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